The Emmy-winning actor passed away in Wilton, Connecticut on 16 November (15).

Canary was best known for his roles as twins Adam and Stuart Chandler in All My Children, from 1983 until 2010, when he retired both from the show and from acting.

His roles as the Chandler twins earned him a total of 16 Daytime Emmy nominations and five wins as Outstanding Lead Actor.

He also appeared in other popular soap operas Peyton Place, Another World and One Life to Live. Canary's other TV credits include Bonanza, Gunsmoke, Law & Order, Touched by an Angel and Curb Your Enthusiasm.