Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange work frantically Monday, October 19, 1987 as the Dow Jones Industrial average plunged more than 500 points for a loss of 22.62 percent.  It was the biggest one-day loss in history.  (AP Photo/Peter Morgan)

Today in History: October 19

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Today is Wednesday, Oct. 19, the 293rd day of 2016. There are 73 days left in the year.

Earl Hart, a senior geologist with the California Division of Mines and Geology measures a 33-inch gap in the driveway at a Los Gatos, Calif. home, Oct. 18, 1989. The 6-foot deep fissure, separating the house (rear) from the road, was the result of 6.9 earthquake Tuesday. (AP Photo/Doug Pizac)

Today in History: October 18

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Today is Tuesday, Oct. 18, the 292nd day of 2016. There are 74 days left in the year.

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II walks with U.S. President Eisenhower past the Guard of Honour at Washington National Airport, Oct. 17, 1957. The Commander of the Honour Guard Lt. Colonel Robert Phelps marches beside the Queen. (AP Photo)

Today in History: October 17

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Today is Monday, Oct. 17, the 291st day of 2016. There are 75 days left in the year.

Elie Wiesel poses with his wife Marion, right and son Elisha  Tuesday, Oct. 14, 1986 in New York after the announcement that he won the 1986 Nobel Peace Prize. Wiesel, 58, is a survivor of the Nazi Holocaust and a pioneer of human rights efforts in the postwar era. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Today in History: October 14

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Today is Friday, Oct. 14, the 288th day of 2016. There are 78 days left in the year.

President Ronald Reagan bids farewell to Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev after the third session of talks at the Hofdi in Reykjavik, Oct. 12, 1986. (AP Photo/Bob Daugherty)

Today in History: October 12

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Today is Wednesday, Oct. 12, the 286th day of 2016. There are 80 days left in the year.

The last six remaining U.S. hostages leave the Italian cruise ship Achille Lauro on Friday, Oct. 11, 1985 in Port Said, Egypt, five days after it was hijacked near Egypt, assisting them are U.S. Embassy officials. (AP Photo/Broglio/Lipchitz)

Today in History: October 11

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Today is Tuesday, Oct. 11, the 285th day of 2016. There are 81 days left in the year. The Jewish Day of Atonement, Yom Kippur, begins at sun…