Denise Alexander
Actress
Denise Alexander
Denise Alexander is a well-known American soap opera actress, most known for her role as Lesley Webber on General Hospital, a role she originally played from 1973 to 1984 and 1996 to 2009. Born in New York City and raised on Long Island, she moved to Los Angeles when her father, Alec Alexander, an agent who handled at that point such notables as Frank Gorshin and Sal Mineo, decided to make the switch from the east to the west coast.
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Missoula County to continue hearing on land use, building fees Aug. 31 - Clark Fork Chronicle
Google News - over 5 years
The Missoula Board of County Commissioners held a public hearing on an update to Land Use review fees and Building Permit fees on August 10, 2011. The hearing was continued to their public meeting on August 31st at 1:30 in Room 201
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FLASHBACK: August 1973, 1974, 1975 - What Was Popular In The Soap World - We Love Soaps
Google News - over 5 years
Some of the actors are now indie soap stars (Janice Lynde, Denise Alexander) while some are still popular on daytime soaps (Susan Flannery, Bill and Susan Hayes). Other has passed away. They all were making an impact with fans at the time
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Children's smiles motivate volunteer - Taranaki Daily News
Google News - over 5 years
The smiles on the faces of the children she coaches motivate Taranaki volunteer Denise Alexander. Alexander has been nominated for this year's Sparc sport volunteer awards. She won the More FM sport volunteer ambassador early bird draw after her name
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Groups can bank on RBS Force funds - Edinburgh Evening News
Google News - over 5 years
Regional director for RBS, Denise Alexander, said: "RBS has a long and proud history of supporting communities in Edinburgh and I'm delighted to launch Community Force locally. Giving the community the chance to vote for the award winners will ensure
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Genie Francis Joins PRETTY The Series For Season Three - We Love Soaps
Google News - over 5 years
Silverman hints there will be a scene, or two or three, between Francis' PRETTY character and Denise Alexander, which would be a huge treat for fans who loved them as mother and daughter on GENERAL HOSPITAL. In our recent interview, last season's
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Brian Dickerson: A new Michigan divorce statute, tailored for one? - Detroit Free Press
Google News - over 5 years
"This may benefit some wealthy litigants, and somebody has paid a lot of people a lot of money to get it done," said Denise Alexander, the immediate past president of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Michigan chapter
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Baby Boomers, get ready to laugh - Daily News - Galveston County
Google News - over 5 years
Tickets are $10 and are available at the door or by calling Denise Alexander, 409-765-3410. Gregson, who was born and raised in Manchester, England, is a singer, musician and record producer. He started his professional music career in 1980 and
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ROCK the BLOCK - Lancaster Newspapers
Google News - over 5 years
She and her roller-derby friends, Stephanie Tonzola (nicknamed "Marie Antoithreat") and Denise Alexander ("Acute Toxicity"), had a stand to help recruit new members. "It's perfect," Tonzola said. "We get to listen to awesome music and have a chance to
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Walk With Israel raises nearly $500000 - Canadian Jewish News
Google News - over 5 years
Denise Alexander of Kulanu Toronto stressed that “as a female, gay Jewish woman, there are many reasons to come on the walk and celebrate Israel: Because I'm Jewish. Because Israel had a female prime minister. Because Israel supports the LGBT [lesbian,
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Morris promotes a Ramble Reunion Party - Franklin News Post
Google News - over 5 years
I guess the CPR, with Denise Alexander Arrington as director, and longtime member Ann Carter Lee Gravely started seriously talking about giving the Ramble a rebirth. Michelle Fike and Fawn Foley again won the female tandem canoe division in Ramble's
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Magical musical: Chief Kanim Middle School lets genie out of lamp in 'Aladdin' - PNW Local News
Google News - almost 6 years
Costumer Denise Alexander, who's been working with the productions for 14 years, says this show in particular was challenging for that reason. "They don't know Aladdin, they're too young." Also, she said, "if you do ask most of the kids, they will say,
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Paid Notice: Deaths FOSTER, RONALD M. JR.
NYTimes - over 10 years
FOSTER--Ronald M. Jr. Longtime resident of New York City died at the age of 80 on September 26, 2006, in Da Nang, Vietnam, while doing what he loved the most, traveling the world. He is survived by his loving wife, Marcia Worthing, his five children, Alison (David), Thomas (Denise), Alexander, Christopher and Geoffrey, his eight grandchildren,
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Hit-Run Victim, a Physicist, Had Been Hired by Columbia
NYTimes - over 31 years
A woman killed Wednesday night by a hit-and-run driver on Riverside Drive was identified yesterday as a 28-year-old physicist who was to have started work next week as a fellow at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. The victim, Denise Alexander, was killed at 6:50, when she was struck while crossing the drive at 113th
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GOODBYE FOR FANS
NYTimes - about 33 years
In what could have been a scene out of ''General Hospital,'' the actress Denise Alexander bade goodbye to her fans yesterday and said she was sorry her character on the television program was being killed off. About 75 later picketed ABC's studios to protest the demise of the character of Dr. Lesley Webber. Miss Alexander and ABC could not come to
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Denise Alexander
    FIFTIES
  • 1996
    Age 56
    In 1996, she returned to the role of Lesley on General Hospital which she continued playing until 2009.
    More Details Hide Details Her career began as a child actress in radio and television, and has spanned virtually all forms of stage and screen (large and small) dramatic and comic entertainment---including, as a teenager, playing the daughter of a lawyer and a former fashion buyer (Hume Cronyn and Jessica Tandy) on the short lived NBC radio comedy-drama, The Marriage (1953–1954). She has produced for both network and cable television, spoken as guest lecturer/speaker to groups from charities, to civic groups to college audiences. In a 1981 People Weekly interview, she called the late Gloria Monty "a wonderfully bossy little lady".
  • FORTIES
  • 1989
    Age 49
    When the commute from her home in Los Angeles to Another Worlds studio in New York City proved to be difficult for her, she left in 1989.
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  • 1986
    Age 46
    In 1986, she was offered a big salary to portray absent McKinnon matriarch, Mary, on Another World.
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  • 1984
    Age 44
    She stayed with the show for eleven years, leaving in 1984.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 1973
    Age 33
    In 1973, Susan H. Martin was written out of the show temporarily when the Days casting office hit a snag renewing her contract and the contract lapsed.
    More Details Hide Details ABC Daytime rushed to offer her a then-unheard of salary/perks package to join General Hospital. When Susan H. Martin finally returned to Days, a new actress played her. A few months later, she started on General Hospital, playing the role of Dr. Lesley Webber, which would become her most popular and longest-tenured.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1966
    Age 26
    Alexander first broke into the soap opera genre by playing Susan Hunter Martin on Days of our Lives from 1966 to 1973.
    More Details Hide Details A popular actress, much of the show's early success had to do with Susan's rivalry with Julie Olson (played by Susan Seaforth Hayes).
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1939
    Born
    Born on November 11, 1939.
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