April 12 (UPI) -- Longtime General Hospital cast member Peter Hansen has died in Santa Clarita, Calif., his family confirmed. He was 95.
The Daytime Emmy Award-winner began his role of Lee Baldwin in 1965 and he played the lawyer/volunteer addiction counselor on the ABC soap opera on and off through 2004. He also appeared in the GH spinoff Port Charles, which aired 1997-2003.
"God Bless #PeterHansen. A talented actor, and adventurer and pilot, + wonderful person. #GH @GeneralHospital," tweeted Jackie Zeman, the actress who has played Bobbie Spencer on the serial for decades.
His film credits include When Worlds Collide, Branded and The Savage.
SoapOperaDigest said the actor is survived by two children, and multiple grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
No cause for his Sunday death has been disclosed.