Black Thursday


Black Thursday
The day when the New York Stock Exchange crashed before the Great Depression; Thursday, October 24th, 1929.

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  • Black Thursday — ˌBlack ˈThursday noun [uncountable] 1. FINANCE Thursday October 24, 1929, when markets first began to fall heavily in the Wall Street Crash 2. any Thursday when something bad happens * * * Black Thursday UK US noun ECONOMICS, FINANCE, STOCK… …   Financial and business terms

  • Black Thursday — can mean:* October 24, 1929, the start of the Wall Street Crash of 1929 at the New York Stock Exchange * October 14, 1943, when the Allies suffered large losses during bombing in the Second Raid on Schweinfurt during World War II * August 24,… …   Wikipedia

  • Black Thursday — American Stock Exchange kurz nach dem Börsenkrach 1929 Im Allgemeinen bezeichnet der Schwarze Donnerstag (engl. Black Thursday ) den 24. Oktober 1929 und vor allem den damit verbundenen folgenreichsten Börsencrash der Geschichte. Nachdem schon in …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Black Thursday — The name given to Thursday, October 24, 1929, when the New York Stock Exchange plummeted, leading to the Great Depression of the 1930s. As a result of this day, the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 were formed in… …   Investment dictionary

  • Black Thursday — 24th of October 1929, day that the New York Stock Exchange crashed marking the end of the prosperous 1920s and the beginning of the Great Depression …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Black Thursday — /blæk ˈθɜzdeɪ/ (say blak therzday) noun 6 February 1851, the day of a devastating bushfire in Victoria …   Australian English dictionary

  • Thursday — is the fourth day of the week in most western countries and the fourth day of the week in the Judeo Christian calendar, falling between Wednesday and Friday. In countries that adopt the Sunday first convention, it is considered the fifth day of… …   Wikipedia

  • Black Tuesday — ˌBlack ˈTuesday noun [uncountable] 1. FINANCE Tuesday October 29, 1929, the worst day of the Wall Street Crash 2. any Tuesday when something bad happens * * * Black Tuesday UK US noun ECONOMICS, FINANCE, STOCK MARKET ► …   Financial and business terms

  • Black Friday (Shopping) — Black Friday wird in den Vereinigten Staaten der Freitag nach Thanksgiving genannt. Da das amerikanische Erntedankfest immer auf den vierten Donnerstag im November fällt, gilt der Black Friday als traditionelles Familienwochenende und Beginn der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Black Friday — wird in den Vereinigten Staaten der Freitag nach Thanksgiving genannt. Da Thanksgiving immer auf den vierten Donnerstag im November fällt, gilt der darauffolgende Black Friday als Start in ein traditionelles Familienwochenende und Beginn der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia