Deirdre Barlow / Deirdre Rachid / Deirdre Langton / ...
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[Kirkbride on not having children]: "I had vaguely thought about it over the years ad thought it might happen, but it just never did. It's never been a huge problem. I don't think I've missed anything vital in my life. You see documentaries about women who are absolutely desperate to have a baby but I've never felt like that. I never had that overwhelming need that some women seem to have. I love...
Her Coronation Street
(1960) character, Deirdre Langton, became the fourth woman on the soap opera to give birth. Deirdre had a daughter, Tracy (played originally played by Christabel Finch
, before Kate Ford
took over the role), born on 24 January 1977.