On this day in soap history, fan favorite Peter Reckell made his debut as Bo Brady on 'Days of Our Lives' back in 1983, do fans want him back on the soap? Click here to read-->
On this day in soap history, fan favorite Peter Reckell made his debut as Bo Brady on '' back in 1983. Reckell originated the role on May 3, 1983, and played the role from 1983 - 1987, 1990 - 1992, 1995 - 2012 and made a return for the shows anniversary in the fall of 2015 when the character was killed off.
According to 'Days' soap records, Bo was born on November 5, 1962. He is the only son of Caroline Brady (Peggy McCay) and Victor Kiriakis (John . He was raised, however, as Caroline and Shawn Brady's (ex-Frank Parker) son until his major paternity bombshell reveal in 1985. Bo met the woman of his , Hope Brady (Kristian Alfonso and married her in 1983.
Throughout his tenure in Salem, he has been paired with a number of women including Carly Manning (ex-Crystal Chappell), Hope Brady and Billie Reed (ex-Lisa Rinna and Julie Pinson). He is the father of Shawn-Douglas Brady (ex-Brandon , Ciara Brady (Victoria Konefal), Chelsea Brady (ex-Rachel Melvin) and deceased Zack Brady. Bo was an integral employee of the Salem Police Department.
Fans, of course, are craving his return to the show. While there are currently no plans to bring the character back - we await some change in the near future! Watch the video below of Bo's first time Bo meeting Hope!