Historical Events on July 21, 1970

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Aswan High Dam opens in Egypt, enables human control of the flooding of the Nile
  • Clay Kirby has a no-hitter going for 8 inn, but is lifted for a pinch hitter, Reliever Jack Baldschun gives up 3 hits & Padres lose, 3-0
  • Libya orders confiscation of all Jewish property
  • USSR performs nuclear Test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR