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Samantha Evans
Days of our Lives
Portrayed by Andrea Hall (1977–82)
Deidre Hall (1992–2008)
Current status Former; Regular
Duration 1977–80, 1982, 1992, 2008
First appearance July 15, 1977
Last appearance August 20, 2008
Cause/reason Died
Created by Ann Marcus
Introduced by Betty Corday and H. Wesley Kenney (1977)
Betty Corday and Al Rabin (1982)
Ken Corday and Tom Langan (1992)
Ken Corday and Edward J. Scott (2008)
Nickname(s) Sam
Alias(es) Marlena Evans
Namesake(s) Samantha Sami Brady
Gender Female
Born October 7,1951 (originally October 7,1956)
Died 1982
Age 31
Cause of death Murdered by the Salem Strangler
Occupation Actress
Residence Salem, Illinois (at time of death)
Family Evans family
Parents Frank Evans †
Martha Evans †
Siblings Marlena Evans (twin)
Aunts and uncles Robert Evans
Nieces and nephews D.J. Craig
Eric Brady
Sami Brady
Belle Black
First cousins Trista Evans
Other relatives Will Horton
Johnny DiMera
Claire Brady
Allie Horton
Sydney DiMera
Grace DiMera†(legal)
Mackenzie Horton
Arianna Horton

Samantha Evans is a character from the soap opera Days of Our Lives, portrayed by Andrea Hall, the twin sister of fellow Days actress Deidre Hall, who plays Samantha's twin sister Marlena Evans, from 1977 to 1980 with a brief reprisal when the character was killed by the Salem Strangler in 1982. Deidre briefly played Samantha in 1992 and 2008. Marlena named her first daughter, Samantha Gene Brady, after her sister.