Today in history: the Great Crash of ’29 ends and the Great Depression begins

Since Saturday we've been in the midst of the 86th anniversary of the stock market crash that kicked off the Great Depression. The whole thing started on October 24, 1929, AKA "Black Thursday," when the Dow lost about 11 percent of its overall value shortly after trading began, and only some concerted action by a … Continue reading Today in history: the Great Crash of ’29 ends and the Great Depression begins

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