It is considered one of the worst times in the world’s history with lots of people without knowing how to cope with a critical situation. After the World War I all the countries suffered the consequences of spending money in order to destroy people and paid the consequences for a very long time. Sad thing is that this wasn’t enough to prevent what came after, the second Great War.
This period of time was full of sad episodes but also some odd and unique situations. For instance, it was the time for gangsters and many movies and TV shows nurture with this period. Here are a few of the funny facts involving the Great Depression.
The Republican Herbert Hoover was president when the Great Depression began. He declared in March 1930 that the U.S. had “passed the worst”. However, it was just the beginning and extended almost until the second war.