July 21, 1970 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Aswan High Dam opens in Egypt, enables human control of the flooding of the Nile
  • Libya orders confiscation of all Jewish property
  • USSR performs nuclear Test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Deaths in History

  • Mikhail Gerasimov, Russian anthropologist and sculptor (b. 1907)