BLACK TUESDAY’s CRASH OF ’29
On October 29, 1929: The New York Stock Exchange crashed, marking the end of the Great Bull market of the Roaring Twenties and the beginning of the Great Depression.
SANDY HIT THE NORTH EAST
On October 29, 2012: Hurricane Sandy‘s storm surge hit New York City, flooding streets and subway lines, cutting off power, and destroying homes and neighborhoods.
BORN ON THIS DAY: RICHARD DREYFUSS
On October 29, 1947: Academy Award-winning actor Richard Dreyfuss was born in Brooklyn.
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