11 Worst Single-Day % Drops In Dow Jones History

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Here's the 11 worst-day percentage drops in the history of the Dow Jones.

1. 19th October 1987

22.6% 

2. 28 October 1929

12.8%

3. 29 October 1929

11.7%

4. 06 November 1929

9.9%

5. 18 December  1899

8.7%

6. 12 August 1932

8.4%

7. 14 March 1907

8.2%

8. 26 October 1987

8.0%

9. 15 October 2008

7.9%

10. 21 July 1933

7.8%

=10. 18 October 1937

7.8%

 

Sources - Wikipedia, Huffington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Time

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