NBC ‘Days Of Our Lives’ (DOOL) spoilers fans know him as John Black, but Drake Hogestyn is celebrating a special day. He celebrates his anniversary. On January 24th, John Black (Drake Hogestyn) debuted on ‘Days Of Our Lives’. Initially, John Black was heavily bandaged and recuperating from memory loss and facial reconstructive surgery.
He was called “The Pawn” at that time but was soon unmasked and John Black appeared. John’s first episode was on January 24th, 1986. His character named himself later as John Black. He saw this name on a war memorial and he decided that is what he would call himself.
NBC ‘Days Of Our Lives’ Spoilers: Drake Hogestyn Celebrates a Very Special Day!
Soon after this, John meets a lady who is Marlena Evans, played by Deidre Hall. She will later become the love of John’s life. John and Marlena become inseparable and are still one of the fans’ favorite couples today. John has been given other romantic interests; however, John and Doc are always the first and the most loved. John has also been put in some very scary situations. There have been a few unstable women who have tried desperately to win John Black’s heart. But we know that John has never had a love for anyone more than Marlena Evans.
Some fans may remember Susan and how she wanted John Black to be with her and love her more than anything. We remember how she would do anything to anyone for John’s love. No matter what came between them, John and Marlena have remained a constant in each other’s lives.
This is something that most fans really loved. That is why the two of them have stayed so popular on day time soaps.
John Black (Drake Hogestyn) has been on and off of the show from 1986-2007, 2008-09, 2011-2013, and 2014-now. John’s character has been on some crazy adventures, strange journeys, and love scenes.As time has gone by, John Black has become one of the most popular characters on Days. His first episode can be seen online. This one is a very interesting scene.
If you are a super fan like we are and love John Black and Marlena Evans, or Doc, as John calls her, check out ‘Days Of Our Lives’ weekdays on NBC. Help us congratulate Drake on 34 years of playing John Black.