Aug. 28th, 1960
London, England, UK
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Emma Samms was born on August 28, 1960 in London, England as Emma Samuelson. She is an actress and writer, known for General Hospital (1963), Dynasty (1981), and The Colbys (1985). The show she has had the longest association with is General Hospital. Her first appearance as Holly Sutton Scorpio was in 1983 and her most recent was in 2013.
Besides being an actress, she is also a humanitarian. She co-founded the Starlight Children's Foundation in 1982 as a tribute to her brother, Jamie, who died of aplastic anemia at age 8. She was previously married to Bansi Nagji (23 February 1991 - 27 May 1992) (divorced), Tim Dillon (January 1994 - 1995) (divorced), and John Holloway (1996 - 2003) (divorced).
- She is a co-founder of "The Starlight Foundation" 1982.
- She co-founded the Starlight Children's Foundation as a tribute to her brother, Jamie, who died of aplastic anemia at age 8.
- Was engaged to 'Marvin Hamlisch' (qv) in the early 1980s.
- Lovely London-born actress who found a popular niche on both daytime (_"General Hospital" (1963)_ (qv)) and nighttime (_"Dynasty" (1981)_ (qv)) soaps during the 80s.
- Turned down the offer to be Playboy's centerfold twice.
- Once worked as a certified emergency medical technician in Los Angeles.
- Sold her white piano to her friend, 'Kin Shriner' (qv), before moving back to England in the early 1990's.
- Was on _"Dynasty" (1981)_ (qv) and _"General Hospital" (1963)_ (qv) at the same time. Eventually, _"Dynasty" (1981)_ (qv) won out.
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