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- International Internet Day
- National Bandana Day
1929: “Black Tuesday,” fueled the crisis known as the Great Depression.
in 1929 Just five days after nearly 13 million shares of U.S. stock were sold in one day, an additional 16 million shares were sold this day, called “Black Tuesday,” further fuelling the crisis known as the Great Depression.
539 BC – Cyrus the Great captured Babylon
On this day in 539 BC – Cyrus the Great captured Babylon, incorporating the Neo-Babylonian Empire and making the Achaemenid Empire the largest in history at that time.