Aug 18 1969 People who passed out at Woodstock, realize the festival ended yesterday. (Must have been some party!) Aug 18 1817 Gloucester, Massachussetts, newspapers carry accounts of a wild sea serpent seen offshore. 3 feet in diameter, 100 feet long.
Aug 18 1937 Robert Redford, actor. Aug 18 1933 Roman Polanski, novelist. Aug 18 1927 Rosalynn Carter, former First Lady. Aug 18 1922 Shelley Winters, actress. Aug 18 1904 Max Factor Jr., make up artist. Aug 18 1834 Marshall Field, founded a Chicago-based store chain. Aug 18 1618 Virginia Dare, first child born in America of English parents.