Laura died of the plague on the 6th of April 1348.
Howe, and for association with Laura Bridgman and Helen Keller; the Massachusetts school for idiotic and feebleminded children (1839); and the Massachusetts charitable eye and ear infirmary (1824), all receive financial aid from the commonwealth, which has representation in their management.
Cooktown is the port of the Palmer gold-fields, and a railway runs to Laura on the gold-fields, 67 m.
It has been edited, with an English translation (1907) by (Rev.) Lonsdale and Laura Ragg, who hold that it was the work of a Christian renegade to Mahommedanism about the 13th-16th century.
At the request of her parents, who were acquainted with the success attained in the case of Laura Bridgman, one of the graduates of the Perkins Institution at Boston, Miss Anne M.
In 1848 he married Lady Laura Waldegrave, daughter of Earl Waldegrave.
There are four distinct quarters in the monastery, each under a superior, subject to the archimandrite: the Laura proper or New Monastery, that of the Infirmary, and those of the Nearer and the Further Caves.
137 (a 364) at Milan, a valuable " Western " text of the Acts; a 78 (not in Gregory) in the Laura on Mt.
1 797 D'Israeli published three novels; one of these, Mejnoun andLeila, the Arabian Petrarch and Laura, was said to be the first oriental romance in English.
MARY OF MODENA MARIA BEATRICE ANNE MARGARET] (1658-1718), queen of the English king James II., was the daughter of Alphonso IV., duke of Modena, and the Duchess Laura, of the Roman family Martinozzi.
The usual Eastern arrangement is exemplified in the plan of the convent of Santa Laura, Mount Athos (Laura, the designation of a monastery generally, being converted into a female saint).
- Monastery of Santa Laura, Mount Athos (Lenoir).
St Laura is exceeded in magnitude by the convent of Vato pede, also on Mount Athos.
The immense refectory, of the same cruciform shape as that of St Laura, will accommodate 500 guests at its 24 marble tables.
Near the foot of Moose Mountain is the birthplace of Laura D.
Browne (New York, 2903); Isabella Brittingham, The Revelations of Bala u'lldh, in a Sequence of Four Lessons (2902); Laura Clifford Burney, Some Answered Questions Collected [in Acre, 1904-1906] and Translated from the Persian of `Abdu'l-Bahl [i.e.
The twenty monasteries, which all belong to the order of St Basil, are: Laura (I) Aaupa), founded in 963; Vatopedi (Bar07rE&ov), said to have been founded by the emperor Theodosius; Rossikon (`P wa rtKOv), the Russian monastery of St Panteleimon; Chiliandari (XcXcavrfiptov: supposed to be derived from xiXcoc tiv6pEs or?
in some of the sketae, or those in the libraries of Laura and Vatopedi, of which catalogues (hitherto unpublished) have been prepared by resident monks.
Howe, edited by Laura E.
He married in 1873 Laura Priscilla, daughter of Sir Edward North Buxton.
His first wife was the brilliant Laura Tennant, sister of Mrs. Asquith; but she died in 1886, a year after the marriage, and her little boy lived only a couple of years.
After a time he established the "Great Laura" monastery in the neighbourhood of the Dead Sea, and later on the "New Laura," under St Basil's Rule.
In the Lauras the young monks lived a cenobitical life, but the elders a semi-eremitical one, each in his own hut within the precincts of the Laura, attending only the solemn church services.
His Laura long continued to be the most influential monastery in those parts, and produced several distinguished monks, among 1 hem St John of Damascus.
We do not need to be reminded that Beatrice's adorer had a wife and children, or that Laura's poet owned a son and daughter by a concubine, in order to perceive that the mystic passion of chivalry was compatible in the middle ages with commonplace matrimony or vulgar illegitimate connexions.
See Laura Frost, Johanna Schopenhauer: symptoms of mental alienation, fell or threw himself into the canal.
It suffices to mention Soror Violente do Ceo, an exalted mystic called " the tenth muse," Bernarda Ferreira de Lacerda, author of the Soledades de Bussaco, the Laura do Anfrizo of Manoel Tagarro, the Sylvia de Lizardo of Frei Bernardo de Brito, and the poems of Frei Agostinho das Chagas, who, however, is better represented by his Cartas espirituaes.
They only meet for the Divine Office and on great feasts, and are the real successors of the laura system.
He saw Laura for the first time in the church of St Clara at Avignon.
Who Laura was remains uncertain still.
Nothing is now extant to prove that, if this lady really existed, she was the Laura of the Canzoniere, while there are reasons for suspecting that the abbe was either the fabricator of a romance flattering to his own family, or the dupe, of some previous impostor.
In his hours of recreation he climbed the hills or traced the Sorgues from its fountain under those tall limestone cliffs, while odes and sonnets to Madonna Laura were committed from his memory to paper.
We may say with certainty that Laura's death, accompanied by that of so many distinguished associates, was the turning-point in Petrarch's inner life.
The poems written In Morte di Madonna Laura are graver and of more religious tone.
The Rime in Vita e Morte di Madonna Laura cannot become obsolete, for perfect metrical form has here been married to language of the choicest and the purest.
Though we believe in the reality of Laura, we derive no clear conception either of her person or her character.
The method of his art is so generalizing, while his feeling is so natural, that every man can see himself reflected in the singer and his mistress shadowed forth in Laura.
In Italian we possess the Canzoniere, which includes odes and sonnets written for Laura during her lifetime, those written for her after her death, and a miscellaneous section containing the three patriotic odes and three famous poetical invectives against the papal court.
He went, however, to the university of Bologna, where his famous kinswoman, Laura Bassi, was professor of physics, and it is to her influence that his scientific impulse has been usually attributed.
When she died he took in wedlock for the third time a woman of Lombard birth, Laura Magiolini.
Only the first, the celebrated Laura FIG.
The student may then be asked to compare the account of Synagoga mira both with the figure of the cyprisstage of Dendrogaster astericola and with the figure of the " indeterminate animal found on Gerardia," about which Lacaze-Duthiers asks, " Is it the cypris-stage of Laura?"
- A, Laura gerardiae; B, Carapace slit open to show the body proper.
Its six pairs of limbs are not like the bare and simple feet of the Laura, but two-branched and setose as in the ordinary cypris-stage of the cirripede.
mira is either the cypris-stage of Laura gerardiae or of some congeneric species.
To the extreme development of the carapace in Laura, as compared with the segmented body, it would be difficult to find among crustaceans any analogy more striking than that of the great ovarial expansions in Nicothoe astaci, the little copepod parasite of the common lobster.
apoplectic fits, Laura.
The World of Vicki Fox A nice site by Michael Russell with superb cartoon artwork from Laura Howell.
The outer is in a delicate Laura Ashley pink and sage green floral which I believe is called sweet briar rose.
Laura's school has frankly been acting childish over the whole issue, as has herself.
darted in every direction and he was desperate to create space between himself and Laura.
Laura Hertfordshire Just wanted to drop you a line to say how pleased I am with the beautiful solitaire diamond.
Laura Nyro enjoys a good game of darts... ' I mean, things like that - it really enraged me.
Fifteen years later, a detective called Laura Hiley picked up the data and used DNA evidence to find the identity of the murderer.
flautistf Dench's music for flute performed by the virtuoso flutist Laura Chislett was released by Etcetera (Amsterdam) in 1993.
Laura introduced us to some of the seabirds which included a very cool gannet.
illegible in parts and the first column was cut off; Laura's original was the same.
The trip also left a lasting impression on Laura Wyn Jones.
Laura is very ladylike and elegant, but also very acrobatic and agile.
lasting impression on Laura Wyn Jones.
Quot said Laura that are largely of saes for.
Rating: reviewed by carly nicola Laura on 27-01-2005 this phone phone is like totally amazing!
Laura j outerwear isn't much.
Back to Top E-mail 10th October 4:46 pm Laura meri is going to kill you.
Other colors making notable appearances include hot pink, sunset orange and pastel lilac and rose, " says Laura.
We have a few french lops which we have started to breed with with loads of help from Laura at Woodland lops which we have started to breed with with loads of help from Laura at Woodland Lops.
We have a few French lops which we have started to breed with with loads of help from Laura at Woodland Lops.
lyrics of the song Tell Laura I Love Her, what is the name of Laura's lover?
In April 1889 Laura Rackham sold the mill to the mill's tenant miller, Edward Woodrow.
Synopsis Laura Flannery needs a vacation from her boring life and a break from nosy neighbors.
peahen called Laura, followed him everywhere and even rode around the estate in his Rolls Royce!
If you would like some eight year old pen pals, Laura would like to write to you, I'm sure.
With the help of the local policewoman (Laura Linney ), he stays on to investigate the phenomenon.
Laura Palmer, the high school homecoming queen, has been murdered.
Welcome to Laura James, as our temporary receptionist when Elizabeth Thompson leaves at the end of June.
Alex trans to be a knight in order to rescue Laura from the clutches of an evil sorcerer.
Laura Hunt came out on top in the goals tally with 51 goals for the season.
Says laura j shoulders chest triceps too sunk in that have long.
Jose Martin was an excellent and sleazy Lescaut, very well matched with Rojo, and Laura Morera's deliciously witty Mistress.
Laura Brittain Laura's felted bags are all handcrafted from 100% pure merino wool.
A characteristic instance of the corruption of the papal court is the fact that Borgia's daughter Lucrezia (see Borgia, LucREZIA) lived with his mistress Giulia, who bore him a daughter Laura in 1492.
The " coenobian " rule to which many of the monasteries still adhere was established by St Athanasius, the founder of the great monastery of Laura, in 969.
only of Vatopedi and Laura have been catalogued by Benessevich in the supplement to vol.
In 1837 Dr Howe went still further and brought the famous blind deaf-mute, Laura Bridgman (a.v.) to the school.
1848), the eminent metallurgist, and professor in Columbia University; Laura Elizabeth Richards (b.
We may, however, reject the sceptical hypothesis that Laura was a mere figment of Petrarch's fancy; and, if we accept her personal reality, the poems of her lover demonstrate that she was a married woman with whom he enjoyed a respectful and not very intimate friendship.
Though these Triumphs, as a whole, are deficient in poetic inspiration, the second canto of the Trionfo della morte, in which Petrarch describes a vision of his dead love Laura, is justly famous for reserved passion and pathos tempered to a tranquil harmony.
mira was found, like Laura gerardiae (fig.
The little blind children at the Perkins Institution had sent it and Laura Bridgman had dressed it; but I did not know this until afterward.
In the school where Laura Bridgman was taught I was in my own country.
If he had not taken upon himself the responsibility of Laura Bridgman's education and led her out of the pit of Acheron back to her human inheritance, should I be a sophomore at Radcliffe College to-day--who can say?
Laura Bridgman could tell minute shades of difference in the size of thread, and made beautiful lace.
It is now sixty-five years since Dr. Samuel Gridley Howe knew that he had made his way through Laura Bridgman's fingers to her intelligence.
The names of Laura Bridgman and Helen Keller will always be linked together, and it is necessary to understand what Dr. Howe did for his pupil before one comes to an account of Miss Sullivan's work.
As head of the Perkins Institution for the Blind in Boston, he heard of Laura Bridgman and had her brought to the Institution on October 4, 1837.
Laura Bridgman was born at Hanover, New Hampshire, December 21, 1829; so she was almost eight years old when Dr. Howe began his experiments with her.
Science and faith together led him to try to make his way into the soul which he believed was born in Laura Bridgman as in every other human being.
His plan was to teach Laura by means of raised types.
After Laura's education had progressed for two months with the use only of raised letters, Dr. Howe sent one of his teachers to learn the manual alphabet from a deaf-mute.
She taught it to Laura, and from that time on the manual alphabet was the means of communicating with her.
After the first year or two Dr. Howe did not teach Laura Bridgman himself, but gave her over to other teachers, who under his direction carried on the work of teaching her language.
He never forgot to keep his records of Laura Bridgman in the fashion of one who works in a laboratory.
This in itself is a great comment on the difference between Laura Bridgman and Helen Keller.
Laura always remained an object of curious study.
Miss Sullivan knew at the beginning that Helen Keller would be more interesting and successful than Laura Bridgman, and she expresses in one of her letters the need of keeping notes.
It was Dr. Howe who, by his work with Laura Bridgman, made Miss Sullivan's work possible: but it was Miss Sullivan who discovered the way to teach language to the deaf-blind.
Somehow I had expected to see a pale, delicate child--I suppose I got the idea from Dr. Howe's description of Laura Bridgman when she came to the Institution.
Unlike Laura Bridgman, she is fond of gentlemen, and we notice that she makes friends with a gentleman sooner than with a lady.
I had a letter from Laura Bridgman last Sunday.
In the case of Helen, as in that of Laura Bridgman, disappointment was inevitable.
I knew that Laura Bridgman had shown the same intuitive desire to produce sounds, and had even learned to pronounce a few simple words, which she took great delight in using, and I did not doubt that Helen could accomplish as much as this.
Welcome to Laura James, as our temporary Receptionist when Elizabeth Thompson leaves at the end of June.
Laura Spinney is a freelance science writer specializing mainly in psychology and neuroscience.
Jose Martin was an excellent and sleazy Lescaut, very well matched with Rojo, and Laura Morera 's deliciously witty Mistress.
Laura Brittain Laura 's felted bags are all handcrafted from 100% pure merino wool.
I took Laura some homemade cookies, hoping to abate her sadness.
Megan and Laura discuss a myriad of topics on their show.
After observing much hypocritical behavior at her church, Laura become apostate.
Laura sensed the friction between her friends as soon as she walked in the room.
It has given opportunities to tidy around the house - or just a breather- while Laura laughs out loud at those hilarious puppets!!
Flawless face guru, Laura Mercier, is well known for her spin on the tinted moisturizer.
Stage Makeup: The Actor's Complete Guide to Today's Techniques and Materials by Laura Thudium, on the other hand, seems to be perfect for beginners.
When you just don't have time to make up your entire face in the morning, dust on a hint of Laura Mercier Face Tint and you'll be all set!
Instead, I grab a jar of Laura Mercier Face Tint.
Laura Mercier's Secret Brightening Powder looks alarmingly white in the jar.
Thanks to Laura Mercier Crème Cheek Colour, it's exceptionally easy for anyone to achieve a healthy flush that lasts the day.
One that passed the test with flying colors, though, was the Laura Mercier Crème Cheek Colour.
If you're a blush fanatic, you may already be familiar with Laura Mercier's line of blushes.
There's something so appealing about a product that pulls a double shift, like the new, limited edition Laura Mercier Eye Colour Pot.
Oh, good, I thought as I found myself, once again, spilled over the Laura Mercier counter, eyes voraciously sucking in the new Gold Digger collection with a greedy, have-to-have-it-now ferociousness.
Well, perhaps the visual wasn't quite so insane (I hope not, at least), but my passion for all things Laura Mercier does typically drive me into madwoman-mode.
Laura Mercier introduced a new one especially for the pots, called the Dual Eye Colour Brush.
Laura Mercier fans will likely appreciate the product immediately.
Great if your skin tends to be on the dry side, Laura Mercier's Waterproof Eye Makeup Remover is loaded with hydrating emollients to keep the skin soft without leaving behind an oily residue.
Life is so much easier when you have a product that you can rely on at all times, and for me, one of those daily essentials is the Laura Mercier Stickgloss.
It was a no-brainer for me when I came across the Laura Mercier Stickgloss selection while doing my usual walk through the cosmetic department one day.
Packed with an array of colors for the eyes and lips, the Laura Mercier Master Toolbox promises endless makeup looks in one sleek, convenient package.
Wearing nothing but Laura Mercier products for a couple weeks straight, I put the claim to the test!
Laura Mercier has almost never failed to impress me with her extensive, impressive array of colors suitable for all skin types.
As I quickly found out, it's practically impossible to go wrong the Laura Mercier Master Toolbox.
The limited edition kit is available online at Laura Mercier's Web site.
Quick, effortless and instantly beautifying, the Laura Mercier Lip Stain has proven an integral part of my makeup collection.
I was drawn to the Laura Mercier Lip Stain for that reason alone - it seemed foolproof and the colors were lovely.
The benefit of the Laura Mercier Lip Stain is that it does offer some moisture; the downside is that this seems to take away from the lasting effect of the stain.
And for that glossy effect, I much prefer the Laura Mercier Stickgloss to this.
Laura Mercier's Oil Free Foundation: Even though the company claims that this foundation is perfect for all skin types, those with oily skin may particularly appreciate the formula's "oil-free" component.
Two such foundation powders are MAC Studio Fix and Laura Mercier's Foundation Powder.
Note that Laura Mercier's product is the pricier of the two, but both work wonders for those with oily skin.
The final step is the real trick: Suck the cheeks in and contour the hollows with a product like Laura Geller Shade N' Sculpt Baked Contouring Powder.
Although they are from Pasadena, Rodarte founders Kate and Laura Mulleavy create romantic clothing.
The online discount store carries a range of respected designer names, including Laura Ashley, Calcot and Tommy Hilfiger.
Although Jack Black had an eight-year relationship with comedian/actress Laura Kightlinger, he eventually married high school friend Tanya Haden on March 14, 2006.
Johansson's upcoming film roles include The Nanny Diaries, with Laura Linney and Paul Giamatti, and The Other Boleyn Girl, opposite Natalie Portman and Eric Bana.
Amanda Laura Bynes was born April 3, 1986 in Thousand Oaks, California.
Born in Dallas, Texas to Robert and Laura Wilson, Owen Wilson's free-spirited personality was evident from a young age.
Police were called to the Van Winkle residence in the early evening hours, hailed there by his wife Laura.
She is the youngest of three girls and has two older sisters - Laura, also an actress, and Jody Speyer, a rabbi.
Crew. Teens may also like Ann Taylor or Laura Ashley, but, generally speaking, Old Navy or the Gap are fairly safe bets.
Choose from brands like Petit Ami, Laura Ashley and Olian.
Laura Ashley sundresses are a classic choice for girls of all ages, especially during the summer months.
Whether paired with an eyelet hat for a special occasion, or simply to wear a dress for the day, Laura Ashley makes several different styles of sundresses that range from beachwear to flower girl attire.
In addition, you can find Laura Ashley sundresses online from a few retailers, such as Amazon and eBay.
For more formal occasions, Laura Ashley has a line that is designed for baptisms and for first communions.
Laura Ashley sundresses have a few characteristic flourishes that come back in many different styles.
In addition to the dress itself, the smallest sizes of Laura Ashley girls' sundresses come together with a matching set of bloomers or diaper cover to wear with the dress.
While Laura Ashley has dresses in fabrics ranging from corduroy to eyelet, most of the summer sundresses are made of cotton.
The most common colors in Laura Ashley's children's dresses are pastels, with pink being an all-time favorite.
For a timeless appeal and a feminine look, Laura Ashley has been a brand of choice for decades.
Laura Plus stores specialize in contemporary plus size fashion at reasonable prices.
In 1963, they joined forced with UCLA scientists to form the Hubbs-SeaWorld Institute, named in honor of marine biologists Laura and Carl Hubbs.
Liddle, Tara Losquadro, and Laura Yorke.
Silverstien, Alvin, Virginia Silverstein, and Laura S.
Like Carmen Amaya, Laura Del Sol was born in Barcelona.
Even a good seamstress knows practice makes perfect and it's not worth getting upset if you sew a wrong seam on a yard of Laura Ashley fabric, when you could have used something less expensive in the beginning.
Started by Laura Tenison, this excellent line of maternity and nursing apparel is based in Europe.
Modest feminine dresses in classic Laura Ashley designs, however, were also incredibly popular.
While British designer Laura Ashley had been popular since the 1950s - and the company's home furnishings are still hot in the UK today - her floral dresses, with their soft, old-fashioned stylings, really hit their stride in the 1980s.
During summer, women would often wear the now infamous floral Laura Ashley dresses with white Keds shoes and ankle socks.
The episode caused a great deal of controversy, and the actress who played Ellen's girlfriend, Laura Dern, was actually boycotted by Hollywood for over a year after the episode.
Katie's Historic Costume Paper Dolls: Print this fun, egg-shaped doll and then choose from outfits, such as Daisy Duke, Laura Ingalls, Hippie style or Marsha Brady.
Katie's Historic Costume Paper Doll - Print this fun, egg-shaped doll and then choose from outfits, such as Daisy Duke, Laura Ingalls, Hippie style or Marsha Brady.
Once she has escaped, the main character, Laura, assumes a fake identity and ends up falling for her next door neighbor in the town that she moves to.
While the beginning of the movie is the farthest thing from romance, as Laura falls for her neighbor, the movie turns into a romance.
As the story goes, Laura Jean died a fairly sudden death from a high fever.
Scenes from Luke and Laura's welcome home party.
Character studies set Days apart from the competition as the plot explored the fragile mental state of Marie Horton and the rape of Mickey Horton's wife Laura by his own brother Bill.
The triangle of Mickey, Laura and Bill would play out on the canvas for 7 years, but the ripples of that storyline were felt for more than 20 years as their offspring appeared on the show.
Their adventures were likened to that of Luke and Laura on rival soap opera General Hospital.
For GH, couple fans may include Luke and Laura (Spencer), Liason (Jason Morgan and Elizabeth Webber), Jarly (Jason Morgan and Carly Corinthos), J&B (Jasper Jax and Brenda Barrett) etc. There are also pairing haters.
While GH pioneered the action adventure storyline (Ice Princess, Luke and Laura) in the late 1970s, the advent of HBO's The Sopranos heavily influenced the daytime drama.
GH actress Genie Francis (best known for her role as Laura Spencer) also served a turn as Diana Colville.
Every day at 3 p.m. Eastern time, mothers would shuffle their kids in from school, turn on the television and sit down to find out what was happening with Luke, Laura, Anna, Duke and others.
The best daytime scoops of the last decade include Genie Francis returning to General Hospital after a very public breakup with the producers of the show and Laura's subsequent insanity jaunt.
Luke and Laura, for example, are a couple that has spent 30+ years in the consciousness of the fans whether Genie Francis is on the screen or Luke is married to Tracy, the prescience of Luke and Laura as a couple cannot be diminished.
Anthony Geary joined the cast of General Hospital in 1978 as a minor villain who 'raped' fan favorite Laura Spencer.
He left the show in 1984 arm in arm with Francis' Laura and returned sans Laura in 1991 in the role of Luke's lookalike cousin Bill Eckert.
Genie Francis began her tenure as the beloved Laura Webber Baldwin Spencer in 1976 at the tender age of 14.
Though Francis has appeared on Days of Lives (Diana Colville) and All My Children (Ceara Connor Hunter), Laura Spencer is her most enduring role.
She returned for a brief stint on the show in November of 2006 to celebrate Luke and Laura's 25th Anniversary.
The Spencers - Luke, Laura and their children Lucky and Lulu are a core family of the modern GH.
Nikolas Cassidine (Laura's son with Stavros Cassidine) is considered a member of the family as is Elizabeth Webber (by marriage to Lucky) and her two sons Cameron Webber (with Zander Smith) and Jake Spencer (with Jason Morgan).
Those years featured the love stories of Luke and Laura, Robert and Holly, Anna and Duke and Frisco and Felicia.
Soap fans were introduced to a new style and trend in soap operas in the late 70s and early 80s as Luke and Laura adventured their way to romance and saving the world.
Romance is canon to soap opera success and the cover of September, 1981's Newsweek summed it up: "TV's Hottest Show - Luke and Laura of General Hospital."
The Luke and Laura phenomenon surprised more the writers and producers of GH almost as much as it did the fans.
The relationship between Laura and Luke was not scripted.
In fact, when Luke Spencer approached young Laura Baldwin that night in his disco, he was a bad boy with mob ties, a bad temper and a drinking problem.
The rape, initially a spoil point for Laura's near perfect romance with her teenage husband Scotty, was eventually swept under the rug as the unique chemistry between the actors and the characters came to the forefront.
In fact, these types of storylines became very prevalent throughout the 1980s as a direct result of Luke and Laura's superstardom.
As Stefan, Nichols portrayed the wooing of very married Laura Spencer with gothic romance and charm.
The first win for the soap opera occurred in 1981 during the height of Luke and Laura fame and the year that saw another daytime record broken when 30 million viewers tuned in to watch their wedding.
Even though Genie Francis shot to super fame as young Laura Webber Baldwin Spencer on General Hospital by the time she was 18 years old, decades went by before she received an Emmy nod.
Francis returned for just six short weeks to commemorate the 25 years of Luke and Laura and those six weeks earned her Emmy nomination and eventual win.
Francis, however, has played numerous roles in and around her signature role as Laura Spencer.
Days of our Lives is credited with creating the first super couple in Doug and Julie Williams (Bill and Susan Seaforth Hayes) in the early 70s long before Luke and Laura searched for an Ice Princess on General Hospital.
She played Almanzo and Laura's niece who came to live with them after her parents died.
Apart from a brief stint watching GH (in the Luke and Laura days) I've mostly only watched Y&R.
He has won countless awards for his acting abilities and made television history during his on-screen wedding to Laura (played by Genie Francis).
Actress Susan Flannery (Stephanie Forrester) won the accolade for lead actress four times, three for her role as Stephanie Forrester and once for her role as Laura Horton on Days of Our Lives.
Viewed by more than 30 million people and featuring a silver screen legend for a guest (Elizabeth Taylor), it is no wonder that Luke Spencer's wedding to Laura Webber Baldwin is a moment well remembered.
Arguably, Luke and Laura's storyline is littered with such pivotal moments: their dance at Wyndham's, Laura's return from the dead, the couple's return to Port Charles in the 1990s, Laura's grief at learning Lucky was dead and many more.
Some characters, like Laura on General Hospital have a zeitgeist appeal beyond their fans.
Heroines come in all shapes and sizes on ABC soap operas from Erica Kane to Laura Spencer to Nora Buchanan while male heroes like Luke Spencer, Tad Martin and Antonio Vega are great choices for boy names.
Laura (GH) - Genie Francis' signature role and one-half of one of the most popular super couples of all time makes Laura a first pick for many parents.
The series also brought in previous stars Laura Leighton and Thomas Calabro as Sydney Andrews and Michael Mancini respectively.
She did rounds as Dr. Laura Horton on Days of Our Lives for years before she moved to the Los Angeles role of Stephanie Forrester on The Bold and the Beautiful.
She has won the Outstanding Lead Actress Emmy four times, three for her role as Stephanie and once as Laura Horton.
Francis is one-half of the legendary power couple, Luke and Laura.
Despite her absence, Laura's influence remains through her onscreen children Nicholas, Lucky and Lulu.
In 1978, General Hospital verged on cancellation as the lowest rated soap opera on daytime until Genie Francis was hired as a teenaged Laura Vining.
Luke and Laura's wedding on General Hospital was watched by more than 30 million viewers.
Susan Flannery's first daytime role was that of Dr. Laura Spencer on Days of our Lives.
Since 1976, Genie Francis has been associated with General Hospital's beloved Laura Spencer.
Born in 1962, Francis was just 14 years old when she won her signature role, Laura Vining, on General Hospital.
Luke and Laura's wedding broke viewership records in 1981 and was honored with repeat performances on the twenty-fifth anniversary in 2006 both on SoapNet and on the ABC sudser itself.
Although Francis is best known for her role as Laura Spencer, she has also appeared on All My Children, Loving and Days of Our Lives in and around her return engagements with General Hospital.
In 1993, Francis joined Anthony Geary on screen once more as their perennial super couple Luke and Laura.
After years on the run from Frank Smith, Laura desperately wanted her family to settle down.
Among some of the great storylines was a revisit to Laura's rape in 1999 when son Lucky learned of it.
By confronting the issues head on, General Hospital addressed one of Francis' greatest concerns: how could Laura love her rapist?
Francis did not want to portray Laura as a victim anymore.
She said, "If there is a way to go forward with Laura and make her into what I'd like her to be now, then perhaps I would do it.
Instructor Laura Hudson provides a concise explanation of the various poses and offers enough encouragement to keep even the most fickle of viewers motivated.
In major metropolitan areas, it is easy to find instructors who offer private lessons, such as MyOwnYoga in New York City or Laura Morgan Yoga in Los Angeles.
Laura is a professional dancer who attended the University of the Arts for modern dance.
The brainchild of Laura Cabot, an Australian physician, the Liver Cleansing Diet aims to cleanse the liver with the consumption of fruits, vegetables, poultry, and fish.
Laura: A black strap is also the main focal point of this style, but here, instead of red roses, you'll find blue sapphire stones that sparkle.
Despite only dating to the mid-20th century, Lanz of Salzburg nightgowns look like something Laura Ingalls Wilder might have bedded down in, only with livelier prints.
Selena, Laura Pausini, Ricky Martin and Enrique Iglesias with lyrics for their Spanish and English songs, and some Italian tracks from Laura Pausini.
He caused a lot of attention between his girlfriend on the show Heidi Montag and her friend Laura Conrad.
They survive on mom Laura's teaching salary and a variety of saving techniques that they are learning as they go.
Todd and Laura Bruce (TLB): We went from one extreme to another financially due to thinking that the economy would only get better when we were making money, and Todd's business being successful.
They got together to form their event planning company, Laura Kelly Designs, and soon saw their business take off.
Another returnee, Lily Moore (Laura Allen) from the 1990s, is the granddaughter of Richard's former girlfriend, with the same name and same appearance.
You can see the ship just outside the window when Laura Roslin is receiving her diagnosis for breast cancer on Caprica.
President Laura Roslin, played by Mary McDonnell, is at the far left of the table in the photo.
Like many of the characters, Laura Roslin's life changed on the day the Cylons destroyed the 12 Colonies.
While she is a confident leader, her stoic characterization is cast in a new light when Laura Roslin sees visions that lead her to believe she will be the one to lead the humans to a new home on a planet called Earth.
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