David Langton
Jeff Pomerantz as David Langton
General Hospital
Portrayed by Jeff Pomerantz
First appearance 1992
Last appearance 1992
Cause/reason Died
Created by Maralyn Thoma
Introduced by Wendy Riche
Gender Male
Died 1992
Cause of death Heart attack
Occupation Humanitarian
Vietnam War Veteran

David Langton was a fictional character on the ABC Soap opera General Hospital.


David Langton was a humanitarian and a Vietnam War veteran. He was the biological father of Dawn Winthrop through an affair with Dr. Monica Quartermaine, who was now committed her her husband, Dr. Alan Quartermaine. He also had another child named Nikki Langton, who came to town to get revenge on Monica by filing a lawsuit for malpractice after her father's death.


In 1992, Dr. Monica Quartermaine ended up operating on her former lover, David Langton. Her hand slipped when she realized who he was! Though she felt close to David; he was the father of her eldest child. Monica was now committed to her husband, Alan. Once he was out of ICU, she gave David a farewell kiss to put finally put some closure on their relationship. David's daughter Nikki saw the kiss and later accused David of loving Monica more than her. Nikki's outburst caused David to have a massive heart attack. His untimely death turned Monica's life upside down.

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