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OCTOBER 19

1885 Charles E. Merrill (Florida-born Investment Banker) Charles E. Merrill Merrill Lynch
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1872 82.11 Kg. Mass of Gold (largest ever) Found in Australian Mine Australia Gold History Hill
1960 The United States Imposes a Partial Embargo on Goods Exported to Cuba Cuba International Economics and Business The Cold War The History Channel
1987 Dow Jones Industrial Average Suffers Largest Drop Ever: 508.32 pts (22.6%) Black Monday The New York Times BBC

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