What happened in 1929 - Lester Taylor - (Birthdate)
The Wall Street Crash of 1929, is the stock-market crash that occurred starts on October 28th and started the period of The Great Depression in the United States, starting a world-wide economic crisis and lasting till the mid 1930's.
Population: 4.378 billion
President: Herbert C. Hoover
Vice President: Charles Curtis
Federal spending: $3.13 billion
Consumer Price Index: $17.1
Cost of a first-class stamp: $0.02
Penicillin is first used to fight an infection.
Albert Einstein proposes the unified field theory.
German psychiatrist Hans Berger develops the electroencephalogram (EEG) for recording brain waves.