Black Tuesday


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Black Tuesday

day of stock market crash (1929). [Am. Hist.: Allen, 238]
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The archetypal self-made man left Cyprus penniless at the age of 16, and immigrated to America weeks after the Black Tuesday Wall Street Crash and the beginning of the Great Depression.
Manhattan lawyer, Gilbert Ernstein Roe (1864-1929), entered and exited the earthly realm during tumultuous timesuthe Civil War and the wake of Black Tuesday, 1929.
On October 29, 1929, the stock market as hit by the Wall Street Crash or Black Tuesday or the Great Crash that began five days earlier.
1929: Black Tuesday - so-called when Wall Street crashed, leading to the Great Depression.
When asked about the probability of a crash similar to that on Black Tuesday (October 29, 1929) or Black Monday (October 19, 1987) occurring in the next six months, the median response was a probability of 10 per cent.
Black Tuesday and the Great Depression (Uncovering the Past: Analyzing Primary Sources)
Several 'black' financial days have hit stock markets since, including Black Tuesday on October 29, 1929, which triggered America's Great Depression, and Black Monday, on October 19, 1987, when the Dow Jones index fell by more than 22%.
They are on her list of favorites alongside Le Sacre du Printemps (The Rehearsal), Aureole, Black Tuesday, and Brief Encounters.
It occurs to me that more astronomers must have wasted more time on Black Tuesday than on any other single day--all because one erroneous report was 'leaked' to the scientific community before it was confirmed.
For beer fanatics, near Anaheim CA Black Tuesday, a caramel-rich barrel-aged stout with enough kick to blot out the SoCal sun, gets its own release party at the Bruery on the last Tuesday of October.
Black Tuesday over Namsi; a true history of the epic air battle of the Korean war.
The Obama campaign, which rose in the polls due to Mr McCain's mishandling of the economic crisis, is running the infomercial on the 79th anniversary of Black Tuesday, the start of the Great Depression.