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 This day in History - July 21
368 Historic Events for July 21
1968

Carol Mann wins LPGA Buckeye Savings Golf Invitational

Event
1968

Jan Janssen wins Tour de France: 1st Dutchman

Event
1969

Russia's Luna 15 impacts moon after 52 lunar orbits

Event
1969

Neil Armstrong steps on Moon at 2:56:15 AM (GMT)

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1970

Huge Aswan Dam opens in Egypt

Event
1970

USSR performs nuclear Test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Event
1970

Steven "Scrappy" Segaloff, New Haven, Conn, rower (Olympics-5th-1996)

Birth
1970

Bryce Florie, Charleston FLA, pitcher (San Diego Padres)

Birth
1970

Libya orders confiscation of all Jewish property

Event
1970

Clay Kirby has a no-hitter going for 8 inn, but is lifted for a pinch hitter, Reliever Jack Baldschun gives up 3 hits and Padres lose, 3-0

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1971

US performs nuclear Test at Nevada Test Site

Event
1972

Martin Miller, CFL safety (BC Lions)

Birth
1972

In NY, 57 murders occur in 24 hours

Event
1972

Dodgers release and end career of pitcher Hoyt Wilhelm

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1972

27.5 cm rainfall at Fort Ripley, Minnesota (state record)

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1972

2 passenger trains collide head-on killing 76 (Seville, Spain)

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1972

Bloody Friday: 22 IRA-bombs explode in Belfast

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1972

Dennis Military man, soccer player (Sparta/Vitesse)

Birth
1972

Kimera Bartee, Omaha NE, outfielder (Detroit Tigers)

Birth
1972

Lilach Parisky, Israel, Women's foil fencer (Oly-1996)

Birth
1972

Joe Rudolph, NFL guard (Phila Eagles)

Birth
1972

Shinjiro Otani, wrestler (NJPW)

Birth
1972

Jigme Dori Wangchuck, King of Bhutan, dies

Death
1973

Braves Hank Aaron hits Ken Brett's fastball for his 700th HR

Event
1973

Russell Hardie, dies after long illness at 69

Death