On This Day in History - October 24
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|What Happened On This Day In History - October 24
1856 October 24
Constitution of South Australia adopted
1929 October 24
The stock market of the New York Stock Exchange crashed. In what is known as Black Thursday the market crashed in an event that is considered by many historians the prelude of the great depression.