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As People Magazine gets ready to release its special collector’s edition honoring 50 years of  “” on Tuesday, March 12, the editors of Soap Opera Digest have collaborated on their own special tribute issue for the ABC Daytime drama series. Going on sale on Monday, March 25, the full sized Digest issue will include “revealing interviews, backstage gossip, photos, memories and more!”

“General Hospital” premiered on April 1, 1963. The series has been placed on various all-time best soap opera lists including those by such publications as Time Magazine and TV Guide Magazine.

Luke and Laura Spencer ( and ) are the single most popular fictional couple to ever grace the screens of daytime television. Their wedding in November 1981 was viewed by 30 million viewers, which still stands as the most watched programming event in daytime soap history.

The special collector’s edition of Soap Opera Digest goes on sale Monday, March 25 at a cost of $5.99 U.S/Canada.

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  • http://twitter.com/Davnee Giustina(TinaP)

    Gee Robert and Anna don’t even make this cover guess they really were a figment of my imagination all those years I watched.

    • http://twitter.com/rhda8386 Michele

      If you mean as a couple “all those years,” then they were a figment of your imagination. Why should a couple together less than a year make a 50th anniversary cover?

  • http://www.facebook.com/frances.huerta Frances Huerta

    Where is the link to order the special tribute issue of general hospital?