One the most popular ���General Hospital��� episodes is the ���Luke and Laura��� wedding episode. According to The Los Angeles Times, the episode drew a record-setting 30 million viewers during its broadcast in 1981. A special collection of episodes featuring the wedding and other weddings from the show is available on Amazon.com. As of 2016, ���General Hospital��� has broadcast over 13,000 episodes since its release in 1963.Continue Reading
According to About.com, another top moment in ���General Hospital" history is the death of B.J. Jones. Jones became brain-dead after a collision between her school van and a drunk driver. Dr. Tony Jones, her father, made the decision to donate her organs, and her heart went to her cousin Maxine. After the transplant, her father went into Maxine���s room to place his head on her chest to hear his daughter���s beating heart. The scenes from the event became praised as some of the best acting in the show���s history.
���General Hospital��� is a daytime television medical drama and is one of the longest-running series in the United States, as of 2016. The show has won several awards, including over 10 Emmys for Outstanding Drama Series. ABC���s official website allows users to legally stream some free episodes of the show, but most are recently broadcast episodes.Learn more about Art & Literature