This day in History: Oct 29, 1929: Stock market crashes http://dingeengoete.blogspot.com/ https://thegreatdepression2013.wikispaces.com/file/view/stock-market-crash-1929_4.jpg/300111964/stock-market-crash-1929_4.jpg
In 1929, the stock market crashed when investors traded about 16 million shares in one day which led to its crash. Today, the stock market is in a more stable condition but still sees its fair share of ups and downs.
Source: Newspaper, c.1929. The stock market crash of 1929 brought the economic world to a halt. Billions of dollars were lost worldwide. People lined up at their banks in a rush to withdraw their money before it was all lost.