A kingdom of evil and the most famous and the most polarizing money institution people have ever had, the Wall Street still inspires people to write books and make cool movies. We have dug out the world wide net to find the most interesting facts about the Mecca for many widely known rich people.1. The original name of Wall Street was “de Waal Straat”.

This place used to be settled by the Dutch and called New Amsterdam. Why “Wall”? The history has a version – the Dutch allegedly built the wall to protect their settlement from the British, so later the place started to be called Wall Street.