Recessions in the United States: 1920-present

Compared to stock market crashes.

Recessions

January 1920 - July 1921
May 1923 - July 1924
October 1926 - November 1927
August 1929 - March 1933
May 1937 - June 1938
February 1945 - October 1945
November 1948 - October 1949
July 1953 - May 1954
August 1957 - April 1958
April 1960 - February 1961
December 1969 - November 1970
November 1973 - March 1975
January 1980 - July 1980
July 1981 - November 1982
July 1990 - March 1991
March 2001 - November 2001
December 2007 - June 2009

Stock Market Crashes

24 October 1929 - October 23, 1933
1937
May 1962 - May 1, 1962
19 October 1987 - October 19, 1987
July 1990 - September 30, 1990
March 2000 - March 1, 2000
9/11/01 - September 11, 2001
October 2002 - October 1, 2002
October 2007 - June 2009
September 16 2008 - September 16, 2008
6 May 2010 - May 6, 2010
August 2011 - August 31, 2011
18 August 2015 - August 19, 2015