Kate Linder was born on November 2 in Pasadena, CA.
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The actress married the late Dr. Ronald Linder on Valentine’s Day in 1976, which is where her character’s last name came from.
She celebrated 38 years on the show April 8 and was only supposed to be on for one day.
Linder has gone on four USO Tours. "I went to Afghanistan, Pakistan, Korea and Guantánamo Bay. I met so many soap fans within the troops," she recounted to Digest.
In April of 2008, Linder was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame.