LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 17: (FILE PHOTO) Please refer to the following profile on Getty Images Archival for further imagery. ... more 
LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 17: (FILE PHOTO) Please refer to the following profile on Getty Images Archival for further imagery. http://www.gettyimages.co.uk/EditorialImages/Archival?parentEventId=117698797 After 43 Years of continuing daytime drama, The Soap Opera 'All My Children' will air its final episode on ABC, regular network television, on September 23, 2011. The long running serial, created by Agnes Nixon first aired January 5, 1970 on ABC. Since inception the show has featured actress Susan Lucci as the leading character Erica Kane who was married seven times but to six different men. AMC won numerous Emmys and kick-started the careers of many actors including Josh Duhamel, Kelly Ripa, Christian Slater, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Kathy Bates, Melissa Leo, Carol Burnett as well as a famous appearance by Elizabeth Taylor. Michael E. Knight and Cameron Mathison in a scene that airs the week of September 27, 2010 on ABC Daytime's 'All My Children.' 'All My Children' airs Monday-Friday (1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for DATG) Please refer to the following profile on Getty Images Archival for further imagery. http://www.gettyimages.co.uk/Search/Search.aspx?EventId=117698674&EditorialProduct=Archival http://www.gettyimages.co.uk/Search/Search.aspx?EventId=112220763&EditorialProduct=Archival less 
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