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Susan Lucci is a Daytime Emmy Award-winning American actress. Lucci has been called "Daytime's Leading Lady" by TV Guide, with New York Times and Los Angeles Times citing her as the highest-paid actress in daytime television. Her salary is reportedly over $1 million a year.
Lucci was nominated for the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series Emmy for her work on All My Children almost every year since 1978. synonymous with never winning an Emmy. After 18 failed nominations in a row, it came as a shock to both her and the viewing audience when she finally won in 1999.
- December 23, 1946: Susan Victoria Lucci was born
- 1991: Received American Academy of Achievement Awards
- 1992: Received People's Choice Awards
- 1999: Won daytime Emmy for Outstanding Actress for All my Children