Bill Bauer
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Guiding Light
Portrayed by: Lyle Sudrow (1948-1959)
Ed Bryce (1959-1963, 1965-1969, 1977-1978
& 1983)

Eugene Smith (1964)
Duration: 1948-1963, 1965-1969, 1977-1978 &
First appearance: September 27, 1948
Last appearance: August 8, 1983
Cause/reason: Death
Created by: Irna Phillips
Family: Bauer family
Full name: William Edward Bauer Sr.
Other names: William Morey (alias)
Gender: Male
Died: August 8, 1983
Cause of death: Pushed out a window by Eli Simms
Occupation: Clerk in a drug store
Residence: Chicago, Illinois
Parents: Frederich Bauer
(father, deceased)
Unknown woman
(mother, deceased)
Siblings: Meta Bauer
(sister, deceased)
Gertrude "Trudy" Bauer
Marital status: Single; at death
Past marriage(s): Bertha "Bert" Miller
(divorced, deceased) [1949-1978]
Children: Michael "Mike" Bauer
(son, with Bert)
William "Ed" Bauer Jr.
(son, with Bert)
Hillary Bauer
(daughter, with Simone, deceased)
Grandchildren: Hope Bauer
(granddaughter, via Mike)
Frederick "Rick" Bauer
(grandson, via Ed)
Michelle Bauer
(granddaughter, via Ed)
Great-grandchildren: Alan-Michael Spaulding
(great-grandson, via Hope)
Jude Cooper Bauer
(great-grandson, via Rick)
Leah Bauer
(great-granddaughter, via Rick)
Robert "Robbie" Santos
(great-grandson, via Michelle)
Hope Santos
(great-granddaughter, via Michelle)
Aunts & uncles: Otto Bauer
(paternal, deceased)
Cousins: Mary Bauer
Jack Bauer
Other relatives: John "Johnny" Bauer
Lacey Bauer
Romances: Gloria LaRue
(affair/lovers; 19??-19??, deceased)
Margaret "Maggie" Scott
(affair/lovers; 19??-19??, deceased)
Simone Kincaid
(affair/lovers; 19??-19??, deceased)
William "Bill" Bauer Sr. was a fictional character on the CBS daytime soap opera Guiding Light.

Actor History:Edit

  • Lyle Sudrow (09/1948-07/1959)
  • Ed Bryce (11/1959-09/1963, 09/1965-07/1969, 08/1977-03/1978 & 08/1983)
  • Eugene Smith (1964)

Other Information:Edit

  • Presumed deceased July 14, 1969 to September 3, 1977

Character History:Edit