|The chronology of the small world of Santa Barbara|
Weddings, births, deaths... Here is a summary of the big events which marked the small
world of Santa Barbara.
Caution : The dates does not correspond to the airing dates of the episodes, but well to those specified by the characters on screen, in their own space-time dimension.
|1884||March 16 : Shipwreck of the Amanda Lockridge and death of Horatio Lockridge and of Nathaniel Capwell|
|1898||Birth of Emmett Capwell (apparently a mistake of the writers in 1990, because incompatible with the death year of Nathaniel Capwell above)|
|1933||Birth of Ben Clark|
|1941||Birth of Sophia Wayne|
|1944||May 28 : In Germany, Hans Ruyker, who will later become Marcello Armonti, attends at the sides of C.C. Capwell to the murder of his parents by the Nazis.|
|1952||Birth of Ken Mathis|
Birth of Gina Blake
October : Birth of Mason Capwell
October : Birth of Megan Richardson
Birth of Peter Flint
Pamela Pepperidge and C.C. Capwell divorce
|1957||June 10 : Birth of Elena Nikolas|
January 28 : Death of Hal Clark, murdered by Pamela Capwell (1)
June 15 : Birth of Joe Perkins
Birth of Summer Blake
|1959||Birth of Mary DuVall|
February 26 : Birth of Amy Perkins
Mason Capwell undergoes his first split personality crisis.
Rosa Andrade starts to work for C.C. Capwell.
March 06 : Sophia Wayne confesses to a priest that she is pregnant of another man than her fiancÚ C.C. Capwell. Minx Lockridge, hidden in the confessional, understands that it is about Lionel, her son.March 15 : Sophia Wayne and C.C. Capwell get married for the first time.
December 11 : Birth of Channing Capwell Jr. and Brick Wallace
December : Birth of Santana Andrade
June 15 : Birth of Eden Capwell
Birth of Warren Lockridge
Birth of Nikki Alvarez
|1963||December : Birth of Scott Clark (1)|
January or April : Birth of Kelly Capwell
July 11 : Birth of Ric Castillo
Birth of Cassandra Benedict
Birth of Jane Wilson
November : Birth of Ted Capwell
January 12 : Birth of Lily "Light" Blake
Birth of Hayley Benson
Birth of Alice Jackson
Birth of Tawny Richards
Death of Joe Hughes
May 03 : In full ocean, Sophia Capwell falls from Lionel Lockridge's yacht. Eden Capwell attends to the scene from the shore, where Sophia is saved by Marcello Armonti.
|1971||November 01 : Birth of Greg Hughes|
|1972||September 21 : Wedding of Jodie DeWitt and Reese Walker|
|1973||Birth of B.J. Walker|
July : Birth of Aurora DeAngelis
Birth of Jamie Simmons, son of Laura Asher
|1975||Death of Emmett Capwell|
Wedding of Gina Blake and Stockman DeMott
Peter Flint makes his first year as a professor at Lyman prep.
February 14 : At the college, Celeste DiNapoli and Scott Clark are elected queen and king of St. Valentine's day and get separated.
Death of Raoul Mondragon, killed on the Capwell yacht by Jerry Calhoun. Robert Barr, persuaded that Eden Capwell is guilty of his death, accuses himself of the murder at her place.
July 15 : Marcello Armonti makes his come-back in Santa Barbara.
July : Eden and Cruz meet each other for the first time in Europe.
August 21 : Birth of Brandon, hidden son of Santana Andrade and Channing Capwell Jr.
Death of Mariah DeAngelis. Her husband, Micah, leaves Santa Barbara for Italy.
|1980||July : Wedding of Madeline Capwell and David Laurent|
Alice Jackson goes to Dr. Rawlings's asylum, while her father, Gus Jackson, goes to jail.
Death of Jamie Simmons, son of Laura Asher, accidentally killed by Michael Donnelly
Death of Katie Timmons, who get drowned in the ocean
June 13 : In Monte-Carlo, Eden meets by chance her mother whom she considered dead. Dr. Marcello Armonti hypnotizes her so that she forgets this meeting.
June 15 : Eden and Andre Wolfe steal Sophia's jewels in her hotel in Monte-Carlo.
Wedding, in Italia, of Sophia Capwell and Count Armonti
Death of Elizabeth Conrad, Jeffrey's first wife, who commits suicide in her car
Death of Charles Bedford, Andrea's father, assassinated by Richard Matthews
Explosion of the Capwell Enterprises oil rig on which Ben Gillis works
Wedding of Laura Simmons and Ethan Asher
Eden Capwell discovers Sophia Armonti well alive on the board of the Orient Express. Marcello Armonti immediately hypnotizes her to make her forget this meeting.
In Italia, death of Count Armonti : Sophia Armonti goes back to Santa Barbara.
July 30 : Joe Perkins is released from prison, after five years of jail for the murder of Channing Capwell Jr..
Death of Stockman DeMott : Gina DeMott makes her entry in Santa Barbara.
November 12 : An earthquake occurs at 4.21 p.m.. John Perkins dies in the arms of his wife, Marisa.
December 25 : The Lockridges get reunited around Lionel, incarcerated for the murder of Channing Capwell Jr..
December 31 : Eden Capwell and Cruz Castillo are blocked in the museum, prisoners of Lionel Lockridge's office.
January 08 : Death of Barbara Anderson
March 01 : Peter Flint is killed by the police and Joe Perkins dies at the hospital, shot by this last one.
C.C. Capwell divorces from Sophia in order to be able to marry Gina DeMott.
April 21 : Mason Capwell discovers, by reading a letter of his lover, that Channing Capwell Jr. was gay.
Death of Jeff Barber, killed by the men of Parker Simonson
April 23 : Kelly comes back from the Bermudas and takes the wrong suitcase at the airport
Death of Hank Judson, after the fall of the tunnel between the Capwell and Lockridge mansions.
Death of Larry Parks, during a military operation
May : Death of Brandy Fairbanks/Carla, by falling from the glass roof of the Orient Express the day of its inauguration
May 15 : Brandon faints on the roof of the Capwell mansion after having swallowed Gina's tranquillizers
May 28 : A fire at the Orient Express interrupts the wedding ceremony of Eden Capwell and Cruz Castillo.
Birth of Johnny Wallace, son of Amy Perkins and the King of New Stailand
July 17 : Christie DuVall is raped by her step-brother Steve Bassett. She accuses Ted Capwell of the act.
July 30 : Laken Lockridge and Ted Capwell make love for the first time.
Death of Dr. Renfro, murdered by Jerry Cooper
Death of Steve Bassett, killed in self-defense by Christie DuVall
October 18 : Cruz arrests Angel Ramirez after the hostages crisis at the clinic.
December 10 : Wedding of Eden Capwell and Kirk Cranston
December 31 : Brick Wallace discovers that Sophia Armonti and Lionel Lockridge are his true parents.
January : Death of Stan Benson, Gina's brother and Hayley's father
Dr. Scott Clark is hired as a doctor at the Santa Barbara hospital after having made his internship in New York.
Janice Harrison and Dr. Mark McCormick divorce.
Augusta and Lionel Lockridge divorce.
Cruz Castillo marries Santana Andrade in order to allow her to obtain the guard of her biological son, Brandon DeMott Capwell. They divorce the same year.
April 04 : Death of Madeline Laurent, killed by her sister Courtney Capwell
Death of Dylan Hartley, after a fall from the window of the presidential suite of the Capwell hotel
Eden and Kirk Cranston divorce.
Death of Mary DuVall, killed by the fall of the letter "C" of the ensign of the Capwell hotel
Death of Keith Timmons' grandmother
September 12 : Death of Amy Perkins, in the fire of Buzz's Place
Ted Capwell marries Hayley Benson not to have to testify against her at her trial for the accidental murder of Amy Perkins.
Gina and C.C. Capwell get married for the second time.
Death of Dr. Mark Cormick, killed by Sister Agatha
December 31 : Mason Capwell learns that Victoria Lane is pregnant of Cruz Castillo.
January 06 : At the Orient Express, Eden Capwell is attacked by a robber.
February 26 : After a first aborted attempt, Mason Capwell and Victoria Lane get married.
Birth of Chip Capwell Castillo, son of Victoria Lane and Cruz Castillo
Birth of Samantha Capwell, daughter of Julia Wainwright and Mason Capwell, after the contract they signed together in this way
September 24 : Suicide of Elena Nikolas. C.C. discovers that she is his daughter.
October 17 : Death of Dash Nichols' mother in an accident
Wedding of Kelly Capwell and Jeffrey Conrad
Hayley and Ted Capwell divorce.
Death of Will Morton, after a heart attack
: Death of
Hayley Benson, reversed by a car
Birth of Carrie Grant, daughter whom Rita Grant carried as a surrogate mother
Victoria and Mason Capwell divorce.
Death of Kathleen McDougall, killed in self-defense by Andrea Bedford
Death of Mel Stock, after an overdose of cocaine given to him by Victoria Lane
April 01 : Wedding of Eden Capwell and Cruz Castillo
Wedding of Gina Capwell and Keith Timmons. They divorce the same year.
Death of Ben Clark, after a cancer
November 23 : The first wedding ceremony of Mason and Julia is canceled by this last one.
Wedding of Hollis Beaulieu and Ric Castillo
December 31 : All the Capwells, excepted Mason, celebrate New Year's Eve in a train specially freighted by C.C..
Birth of Adriana Castillo, daughter of Eden and Cruz Castillo
Kelly and Jeffrey Conrad divorce.
Death of Dr. Zack Kelton, after a fall from a cliff
February 17 : Mason Capwell, victim of split personality, marries Gina DeMott. The union is however canceled a few days later.
Death of Catherine Thoreau, stabbed
Death of Roger Wainwright, Augusta and Julia's father, from a cirrhosis
April 27 : Hollis Castillo leaves the United States for Paris while taking Adriana with her
May : Death of Hollis Castillo, who get drowned in the Seine.
June 02 : Once Mason Capwell liberated from Gina, he marries Julia Wainwright.
June 14 : Death of Leo Mitchell, killed in self-defense by Laura Asher
Wedding of Augusta Lockridge and Anthony Tonell, which will remain secret until the death of Anthony this same year
Birth of Michael Clark, son of Dr. Heather Donnelly and Dr. Scott Clark. Dr. Arthur Donnelly comes back in Santa Barbara for the occasion.
Wedding of Emily DiNapoli and Greg Hughes
Suicide of Jerry Calhoun, who throws himself in the ocean
Death of Molly McCabe, Connor's sister, by a bullet which was destined to him
13 : Eden and Cruz find each other again in Pebble Creek, while
Robert Barr leaves town.
Laura and Ethan Asher divorce.
Death of Sasha Schmidt, murdered by mistake by Laura Asher
Death of Jane Kingsley, after a drug overdose
Death of Marcos Llamera, after a snake bite in the desert
Death of the shaman, after having given a talisman to Cruz
Death of Nikki Alvarez, killed by an explosion caused by Harland Richards
November 26 : Death of Robert Barr, assassinated by Flame Beaufort
December 25 : Eden wakes up from her coma and knows from now on who shot Robert Barr.
Julia and Mason Capwell
Death of Grant Capwell, a few days after his birthday
In Italy, death of Count Armonti's father. Sophia inherits the Armonti tiara.
Death of Andre Wolfe, killed by Cruz Castillo
Death of Richard Sedgewick, who dies of a heart attack while he is kissing Kelly Capwell.
May 02 : Kelly Capwell and Quinn Armitage are close to get married for the second time, when Kelly realizes that he is not Robert Barr.
July 24 : Eden, who takes herself for Channing Junior, shoots Sophia; whereas Dr. Grant Jameson runs over Santana Andrade with his car.
September 21 : Death of Amado Gonzalez, killed by Craig Hunt
The wedding ceremony of Mason Capwell and Cassandra Benedict is interrupted by Warren Lockridge, who kidnaps this last one in the Alcatraz prison.
December 24 : Birth of Channing Capwell III, son of Gina Capwell and a sample of C.C. Capwell's freezed sperm
December 31 : Suzanne Collier and Cruz Castillo make love for the first time.
Angela and David Raymond divorce.
Wedding of Gina Capwell and Lionel Lockridge during a theatrical representation
Fake wedding of Lisa Fenimore and Rafe Castillo, which will quickly be canceled
The wedding ceremonies of Katrina Ruyker and Ted Capwell and Angela Raymond and Warren Lockridge are interrupted.
Wedding of Sophia Armonti and Ken Mathis
August 10 : Suicide of Frank Goodman
December 31 : Wedding of Lily "Light" Blake and Ted Capwell
January : Death of Ken Mathis, poisoned in his prison cell by Andi KleinJanuary : Birth of Chester Lively, son of Gracie, that Julia and Mason Capwell proposed to adopt.
(1) An incoherence
remains concerning Hal Clark's death year. It is said in an episode of 1988
that Hal died in 1958. However, Pamela
Capwell, his killer, had already left Santa Barbara for two years.