Quick Facts: Stock Market Crash of 1929
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Quick Facts: Stock Market Crash of 1929

What day did the crash occur?

The stock market crash of 1929 was a culmination of 3 days, Black Thursday, Black Monday, and Black Tuesday. If a single day had to be pin pointed most would agree that it was October 29th 1929. The market would continue to fall untill it bottomed out in July of 1932. Black Thursday was October 24th 1929, Black Monday was October 28th 1929, and Black Tuesday was October 29th 1929.

How much was lost?

By the end of November it was estimated that over 100 billion dollars had been lost.  In the two months of September and October the market lost 40% of its value.