On this day: April 18

Published On: Apr 16 2013 03:57:58 PM CDT   Updated On: Apr 18 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

Paul Revere rides, an earthquake and fires ravage San Francisco, Albert Einstein dies, Grace Kelly becomes a princess, and the U.S. embassy in Beirut is hit by a deadly car bomb, all on this day.

OTD April 18 - James Woods
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1947: Actor James Woods, best known for movies such as "Once Upon a Time in America," "Salvador," "Nixon" and "Ghosts of Mississippi," and for the TV series "Shark," is born in Vernal, Utah. Woods received Oscar nominations for his roles in "Salvador" and "Ghost of Mississippi."

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