General Hospital News: Happy Birthday To GH’s Leslie Charleson

Happy Birthday Leslie Charleson
Happy Birthday Leslie Charleson

14 years after General Hospital’s 1963 debut, the daytime drama introduced Leslie Charles to the cast. The role of Monica Quartermaine originated in 1976 and was played by Patsy Rahn. When she ended her run as General Hospital’s highly skilled cardiologist, that’s when Charleson stepped in. Ever since Leslie is known for her iconic role on the 60 year old Soap Opera.

Over the years Leslie has displayed her versatile talents as Monica Q. Alan, Tracy, Jason, etc. bring out various sides of this well-rounded character and actress. Additionally, a burned Thanksgiving dinner to facing and surviving breast cancer, Leslie has portrayed many different aspects of Monica. Today, the 79 year old General Hospital legend remains part of the GH cast and family. According to General Hospital news and spoilers, Monica Quartermaine was last seen in mid-December.

General Hospital’s Monica Quartermaine Happy Birthday Leslie Charleson

Reportedly, General Hospital news reports reveal that Leslie Charleson turns 79 today! She was born on February 22nd, 1945. She was 32 years old when she landed her role as Monica on ABC’s General Hospital.

It’s been a couple of months since Monica has been on screen. We’d love to see more of Monica in that big ole Quartermaine mansion. Preferably sparring with Tracy Quartermaine (Jane Elliot) per usual. Meanwhile, GH Blog will keep you up to date on Leslie’s GH status as Monica Quartermaine.