Black Tuesday

By: Philip Nguyen

What is Black Tuesday?

The most catastrophic stock market crash in the history of the United States.


What was the date of Black Tuesday?

Tuesday, Oct. 29th 1929 at 9pm

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It was when the price of stocks completely collapsed.


How did it impact people in America during the 1920's?

It led to the Great Depression. During the depression, unemployment rose to 25%, wages fell 42%. Economic growth fell 50%, and world trade plummeted 65%


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