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Passengers of the RMS Titanic Wallace Hartley was the leader of the Titanic's band of eight musicians who died

Violet Constance Jessop (1887-1971) was an ocean liner stewardess and nurse who achieved fame by surviving the disastrous sinkings of sister ships RMS Titanic and HMHS Britannic in 1912 and 1916 respectively. In addition, she had been on board Titanic and Britannic′s other sister ship, RMS Olympic, when it collided with the protected cruiser HMS Hawke in 1911.

Water-stained violin proven to be the one that played Nearer my God to Thee by Wallace Hartley as the Titanic sank is found. It is the instrument that he played as the ship went down in the Atlantic, and that he later used as a buoyancy aid once Titanic went down. More to read on the page

Mrs. J. Bruce Ismay, wife of the director of the White Star Line which owned the Titantic. Her husband, largely blamed for the sinking, was shamed for leaving the Titantic in a lifeboat.

Ruth Elizabeth Becker, known later as Ruth Becker Blanchard, was one of the youngest passengers on the Titanic at 12 years old, and until relatively recently was one of the few remaining Titanic survivors. Her story is harrowing, but it's inspirational that someone so young was able to exhibit such bravery, even in the face of a horrific disaster that few of us can truly picture in our minds. The daughter of a Lutheran missionary, Ruth was born in Guntur, India in 1899.

Seven year old Eva Hart survived the #Titanic along with her mother. She became one of the most recognizable figures associated with the disaster, appearing in several forms of media.

Titanic's Infamous Passengers Tell a Tale of Survival

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Milton Snavely Hershey and wife were to have returned home on the Titanic and had even given a deposit of $300.00 for their tickets. Fate intervened when business prompted them to return earlier on the ship, Amerika. If not for fate there would be no Hershey's Chocolate

Titanic Survivors Charlotte Collyer and her 8-year-old daughter Marjorie after they finally made it to America. She has a White Star Line blanket on her lap. Their faces say it...things are never going to be the same.

Lucille Christiana, Lady Duff Gordon, 1919 by Arnold Genthe. English fashion designer and Titanic survivor. Raised in Guelph, Ontario, Canada.

Titanic - Remembering 100 Years

What happens when one cousin could afford a ticket on #Titanic, while the other cousin could not?

Lucy Noel Martha Leslie, the Countess of Rothes, apparently showed great courage during the sinking of the Titanic, taking control of her lifeboat and steering 35 passengers to safety where the Carpathia rescued them five hours later. (Getty Images)