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Trudy Bauer
Helen Wagner as Trudy Bauer
Guiding Light
Portrayed by: Laurette Fillbrandt (1948-1949)
Charlotte Holland (1949-1951)
Helen Wagner (1952)
Lisa Howard (1957-1958)
Duration: 1948-1951, 1952 & 1957-1958
First appearance: September 27, 1948
Last appearance: March 14, 1958
Cause/reason: Left town with Clyde Palmer
Created by: Irna Phillips
Family: Bauer family
Gender: Female
Occupation: Unemployed/Housewife
Residence: New York, New York
Parents: Frederich Bauer
(father, deceased)
Unknown woman
(mother, deceased)
Siblings: Meta Bauer
(sister, deceased)
William "Bill" Bauer Sr.
(brother, deceased)
Marital status: Single; at death
Past marriage(s): Clyde Palmer
(dissolved; 1951-1974)
Aunts & uncles: Otto Bauer
(paternal uncle, deceased)
Nieces & nephews: Charles "Chuckie" White
(nephew, deceased)
Michael "Mike" Bauer
William "Ed" Bauer Jr.
Hillary Bauer
(niece, deceased)
Hope Bauer
Frederick "Rick" Bauer
Michelle Bauer
Alan-Michael Spaulding
Jude Cooper Bauer
Leah Bauer
Robert "Robbie" Santos
Hope Santos
Cousins: Mary Bauer
(paternal cousin)
Jack Bauer
(paternal cousin)
Other relatives: John "Johnny" Bauer
(paternal first cousin once removed)
Lacey Bauer
(paternal first cousin once removed)
Romances: Ross Boling

Gertrude "Trudy" Bauer (formerly Palmer) is a fictional character on the CBS daytime soap opera Guiding Light.

Actress History:

  • Laurette Fillbrandt (09/1948-09/1949)
  • Charlotte Holland (09/1949-??/1951)
  • Helen Wagner (01/1952-08/1952)
  • Lisa Howard (03/1957-03/1958)

Character History: