List of Shows

    recommended for you

    Tell your friends


    The Young and the Restless - NEWS ROOM

    In our 'The Young and the Restless' News Room, keeps you up-to-date with the latest Soap Opera news on the net. We also feature interviews with the soap stars, as well as local appearances by the actors and actresses.

    Flashback In Y&R History.

    Tuesday, December 11 2012

    (Nikki Nelson/
    Nick learns of Sharon's past.

    In "The Young And The Restless" history, late 1990s, Nick Newman found out that Sharon gave up a baby for adoption…

    Now that Nick and Avery are getting closer she'll likely reveal more and more about her past. Years ago, one of his exes wasn't too forthcoming with her past, which threw Nick for a loop when the truth came out. Nick and Sharon hadn't been married long when news came that she was pregnant. Nick wasn't too happy and wanted Sharon to have an abortion. Sharon refused and after taking a hard fall went into early labor.

    Their newborn son Noah fought for his life. Knowing it would kill Sharon if she lost Noah, her best friend Grace Turner and her boyfriend Tony Viscardi located the baby girl Sharon gave up for adoption as a teen - a child Nick knew nothing about. Cassie's adoptive grandmother allowed Grace and Tony to reunite the five year old with her birth mother. However, when Noah lived Grace kept Cassie with plans to reveal her true identity at a more appropriate time. Grace bonded with Cassie and ended up keeping her for an entire year.

    Nick was stunned when the truth came out and couldn't believe Sharon had kept her past from him. He didn't accept Cassie at first, which led to Sharon moving out. Their separation didn't last long and the two reunited. Cassie joined their family, and Nick adopted her as his own in 2000.

    Feel free to leave your favorite Nick/Sharon moment in the comments section then check out our Flashback in B&B History: Brooke Stops A Wedding.

    If you ever miss an episode read's Y&R Daily Recaps and keep an eye on Soap Opera Fan Blog's Y&R Actor Appearances for a chance to see your favorite Genoa City stars outside of Daytime.

    Join us on Twitter @soapoperafan and Facebook. Come tweet and Facebook with us about "The Young And The Restless," all the other soap operas, "Dallas," "Glee," "Grey’s Anatomy," "Vampire Diaries," and "Venice The Series."

    - Amy Mistretta

    email PRINTABLE VERSION - View a printer friendly version of this article

    Please register and login to be able to email this article to your friends


    Posted by bellydance at Tuesday, December 11 2012 03:21 AM

    Wow!!! I never knew ...

    Posted by SkegeeAce at Tuesday, December 11 2012 06:27 AM

    I remember that STANK girl Gracie. She was so horrible to Sharon- managed to sleep with her husband and try to steal her daughter all while calling her "best friend". Sppft! Christine (and Paul?) were the only ones who stopped her from jumping on a plane with Cassie.

    MORE COMMENTS: page:

    Please Register and login to post your comments.
    » Back to News Room