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March 29, 1999

On March 29, 1999, the Dow closed for the first time above 10,000 and Rwanda held it first free elections since the 1994 genocide.

Left, traders celebrating on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange after the Dow closed above 10,000 points for the first time on March 29, 1999, while right, Rwandan voters line-up behind their chosen candidate, Theoneste Ruhama, in Gisenyi, Rwanda.

Dow Jones Average Closed Above 15,000

Dow Jones Average closed above 15,000 for the first time in history on Tuesday, May 7th 2013. We take a look at some other notable events in Dow Jones' history through images from the Associated Press.