"Days of Our Lives" Births:

Here's a list of the 49 births that have taken place on "Days of Our Lives" since its debut in 1965. The list includes all on-camera births, as well as those mothers who went into labor on-camera, but whose birth scenes were not shown. Plus, you can watch video clips some of the births! (Note: Many videos have since been removed from YouTube)

1. 1/16/67 (Episode # 303): Richard "Dickie" Martin
(parents: Susan Hunter & David Martin; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Joe Hendricks)
Summary: Susan suffered severe hemorrhaging and her premature baby boy was delivered by emergency c-section a few days later.

2. Between 1/23/68-1/30/68 (Episodes # 559-564): David Banning (parents: Julie Olson & David Martin; adopted by Scott & Janet Banning; went by the name Bradley after adoption; born at University Hospital)

3. 11/8/68 (Episode # 758): Michael Horton (parents: Laura Spencer & Bill Horton; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Mel Bailey)
Summary: In her eighth month of pregnancy, Laura was in a car accident and suffered internal bleeding. The baby boy was born premature after a c-section delivery.

4. 10/18/71 (Episodes # 1498): Melissa Phillips (parents: Linda Patterson & Jim Phillips; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Les Miller)

5. 9/28/72 (Episode # 1740): Anne "Annie" Peters (parents: Susan Hunter & Greg Peters; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Mel Bailey)

6. 1/11/74 (Episode # 2045): Hope Williams (parents: Addie Horton & Doug Williams; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Mel Bailey)
Summary: Click here to read the script summaries.

7. 2/6/76 (Episode # 2571): Jennifer Horton (parents: Laura Spencer & Bill Horton; born in Rosie Carlson's farmhouse kitchen; delivered by Dr. Bill Horton with assistance of Rosie Carlson; first "Days" baby not born at a hospital; first "Days" baby delivered by a parent)
Summary: Click here to read the script summaries.

8. 8/10/76 (Episode # 2702): Douglas "Dougie" LeClair (parents: Rebecca North & Doug Williams; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Neil Curtis)
Summary: Robert was Rebecca's coach for her natural childbirth. The baby boy weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces.

9. 12/1/76 (Episode # 2782): Nathan Curtis (parents: Phyllis Anderson & Neil Curtis; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Mel Bailey)
Summary: Phyllis hemorrhaged at her house and went into labor after trying to lift a drunken Neil. The premature baby boy was born 3 months early and died a few days later.

10. 10/11/77 (Episode # 3005): Timothy Banning (aka Scott) (parents: Trish Clayton & David Banning; name changed to Scott in 9/78; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Mel Bailey)
Summary: Trish was at a picnic when she went into labor.

11. 2/25/80 (Episode # 3619): Donald "DJ" Craig Jr. (parents: Marlena Evans & Don Craig; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Neil Curtis)
Video Clip: Click here to watch DJ's birth.

12. 9/22/80 (Episode # 3769): Linda Kirk (parents: Sally Kirk & unknown father; born at University Hospital)
Summary: Sally had a natural birth.

13. Between 12/16/81-12/17/81 (Episodes # 4084-4085): Sarah Horton (parents: Maggie Simmons & Neil Curtis; adopted by Mickey Horton; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Neil Curtis)
Summary: Maggie had a natural birth. She had been expecting twins, but Neil Curtis had made the wrong diagnosis.

14. 2/28/83 (Episode # 4396): Noel Curtis (parents: Liz Chandler & Neil Curtis; born in a bedroom at Ridgecrest; delivered by Dr. Neil Curtis)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Noel's birth.

15 & 16. 10/19/84 (Episode # 4822): Samantha Brady & Eric Brady (parents: Marlena Evans & Roman Brady; first set of twins born on "Days"; Samantha born first; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Sam Randall)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Sami & Eric's birth.

17. 8/9/85 (Episode # 5030): Charles Jannings (parents: Ivy Selejko & Pete Jannings; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Mike Horton)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Charlie's birth.

18. 5/16/86 (Episode # 5227): Andrew Donovan (parents: Kimberly Brady & Shane Donovan; born in a hunting cabin; delivered by Shane Donovan; first "Days" baby delivered by a non-doctor)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Andrew's birth.

19. 4/6/87 (Episode # 5455): Shawn Douglas Brady (parents: Hope Williams & Bo Brady; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Mike Horton)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Shawn Douglas' birth.

20. 5/17/88 (Episode # 5743): Vanessa (parents: Charlene & unknown father; born in exam room at Emergency Center; delivered by Dr. Marcus Hunter)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Vanessa's birth.

21. 2/24/89 (Episode # 5943): Alexander Kiriakis (parents: Anjelica Curtis & Justin Kiriakis; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Jason Harvey)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Alexander's birth.

22. 4/6/89 (Episode # 5972): Hannah Wales (parents: Sally Wales & unknown father; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Neil Curtis off-screen)
Video Clip: Click here to watch.

23. 2/19/90 (Episode # 6196): Stephanie Johnson (parents: Kayla Brady & Steve Johnson; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Neil Curtis)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Stephanie's birth.

24 & 25. 9/17/90 (Episode # 6344): Joseph Kiriakis & Victor Kiriakis (parents: JJ Bagwood & Stanley Krakowski; adopted by Justin & Adrienne Kiriakis; second set of twins born on "Days"; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Neil Curtis)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Joey & Victor's birth.

26. 5/19/92 (Episode # 6772): Brady Black (parents: Isabella Toscano & John Black; born in room at St. Luke's Church; delivered by Dr. Marcus Hunter with assistance of Dr. Carly Manning)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Brady's birth.

27. 10/19/92 (Episode # 6879): Abigail Deveraux (parents: Jennifer Horton & Jack Deveraux; born in cabin; delivered by Jack Deveraux)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Abigail's birth.

28. 3/31/93 (Episode # 6993): Benjamin Reardon (parents: Wendy Reardon & unknown father; born in a taxi cab; delivered by Jonah Carver off-screen)
Video Clip: Click here to watch.

29. 10/21/93 (Episode # 7136): Isabella Black (parents: Marlena Evans & John Black; born in Horton Cabin; delivered by John Black with assistance of Kristen Blake)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Belle's birth.

30. 2/21/95 (Episode # 7471): Philip Kiriakis (parents: Kate Roberts & Victor Kiriakis, through in-vitro fertilization of Vivian Alamain; born in a Salem Inn suite; delivered by Kate Roberts; first "Days" baby delivered by a woman)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Philip's birth.

31. 11/16/95 (Episode # 7656): William Roberts (parents: Sami Brady & Lucas Roberts; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Karen Bader)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Will's birth.

32. 2/21/97 (Episode # 7980): Elvis DiMera (parents: Susan Banks & Stefano DiMera, via artificial insemination; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. David Robbins; originally named John Black Jr. by John Black &
Kristen Blake)
Video Clip: Click here to watch EJ's birth.
Susan and Stefano as parents?? Click here to watch EJ's conception.

33. 5/22/98 (Episode # 8300): Georgia Brady (aka Chelsea Benson) (parents: Billie Reed & Bo Brady; born in a Louisiana Bayou gas station; delivered by mid-wife Erlene; was said to be still-born at the time; first (and still only) "Days" baby to be resurrected in future story)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Chelsea's birth.

34. 6/9/00 (Episode # 8820): Isaac "Zack" Brady (parents: Hope Williams & Bo Brady; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Karen Bader; switched at birth with John Thomas Reiber and originally named Isaac Carver by Abe & Lexie Carver)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Zack's birth.

35. 6/9/00 (Episode # 8820): John Thomas Reiber (parents: Marlo Ungerschterner & Glen Reiber; first time two un-related babies born in the same episode; this baby was born 3 scenes after Zack arrived; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Wilhelm Rolf; switched at birth with Isaac Brady and originally named John Thomas Brady by Bo & Hope Brady)
Video Clip: Click here to watch JT's birth.

36. 3/7/03 (Episode # 9512): Joy Wesley (parents: Nancy Miller & Craig Wesley; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Karen Bader)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Joy's birth.

37. 5/29/03 (Episode # 9568): Theodore Carver (parents: Lexie Brooks & Abe Carver; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Karen Bader)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Theo's birth.

38. 9/3/04 (Episode # 9881): Jack Deveraux Jr. (parents: Jennifer Horton & Jack Deveraux; born in a cave on the island of Melaswen; delivered by Patrick Lockhart)
Video Clip: Click here to watch JJ's birth.

39. 9/27/05 (Episode # 10153): Claire Brady (parents: Belle Black & Shawn Douglas Brady; born in a room at St. Luke's Church; delivered by Dr. Lexie Carver with assistance of Dr. Marlena Evans)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Claire's birth.

40. 12/29/06 (Episode # 10473): Ciara Brady (parents: Hope Williams & Bo Brady; born in a warehouse; delivered by Bo Brady)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Ciara's birth.

41 & 42. 10/23/07 (Episode # 10682): John "Johnny" DiMera & Alice "Allie" Horton (parents: Sami Brady & Lucas Horton (father of Allie) and EJ DiMera (father of Johnny); third set of twins born on "Days"; Johnny born first; born in Marlena's Townhouse bedroom; delivered by Dr. Marlena Evans)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Johnny & Allie's birth.

43. 5/16/08 (Episode # 10828): Joseph Johnson (parents: Kayla Brady & Steve Johnson; born at University Hospital; delivered by Dr. Janet Elman)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Joey's birth.

44. 1/28/09 (Episode # 11005): Grace Woods (parents: Mia McCormick & Chad Woods; born in Mia's Apartment; delivered by Nicole Walker; switched at birth with Sydney DiMera)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Grace's birth.

45. 1/28/09 (Episode # 11005): Sydney DiMera (parents: Sami Brady & EJ DiMera; born at Dr. Baker's clinic; delivered by Dr. Richard Baker; switched at birth with Grace Woods)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Sydney's birth.

46. 11/11/10 (Episode # 11458): Parker Jonas (parents: Chloe Lane & Daniel Jonas; born in Horton Cabin; delivered by Melanie Jonas)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Parker's birth.

47. 5/21/13 (Episode # 12090): Arianna Horton (parents: Gabi Hernandez & Will Horton; born in a shed on Smith Island; delivered by Sonny Kiriakis)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Arianna's birth.

48. 11/24/15 (Episode # 12725): Thomas Deveraux (parents: Abigail Deveraux & Chad DiMera; born in a secluded hideaway in Mammoth Falls; delivered by midwife Wendy)

49. 12/21/16 (Episode # 12987): Holly (parents: Daniel Jonas & Nicole Walker, through in-vitro fertilization of Chloe Lane; born in a Lakeview Inn motel room in Chicago; delivered by Nicole Walker)

Don't Forget Us! Some other recent characters didn't have their births shown, but did through flashbacks, a phone call, and a hospital visit:

12/11/87 (Episode # 5632): Eve Donovan (parents: Gabrielle Pascal & Shane Donovan; Gabrielle thinks back to giving birth)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Eve's birth.
 
9/4/90 (Episode # 6335): Jeannie Theresa Donovan (parents: Kimberly Brady & Shane Donovan; delivered by Dr. Craig Norris; Shane visits Jeannie at a Los Angeles hospital just after her birth)
Video Clip: Click here to watch.
 
8/7/91 (Episode # 6570): Jackson "Sonny" Kiriakis (parents: Adrienne Johnson & Justin Kiriakis; Jack Deveraux gets a phone call from Justin telling him about the birth)
Video Clip: Click here to watch.

1/19/10 (Episode # 11253): Melanie Jonas (parents: Carly Manning & Daniel Jonas; Carly thinks back to giving birth)
Video Clip: Click here to watch Melanie's birth.