April 18. Wednesday. Here’s what I thought was worthy of consideration…
1949 – The keel for the aircraft carrier USS United States is laid down at Newport News Drydock and Shipbuilding. However, construction is canceled five days later, resulting in the Revolt of the Admirals.
1924 – Henry Hyde, American politician (d. 2007)
1947 – James Woods, American actor
1956 – Eric Roberts, American actor
1963 – Conan O’Brien, American comedian
1972 – Eli Roth, American film director