The last night aboard the Titanic before she struck the iceberg at 11:40 pm on April 14, 1912. The Titanic sank 2 hours and 40 minutes later at 2:20 am on April 15, 1912.

The last night aboard the Titanic before she struck the iceberg at 11:40 pm on April 14, 1912. The Titanic sank 2 hours and 40 minutes later at 2:20 am on April 15, 1912.

16 Beautifully Colorized Photos Of The Titanic

16 Beautifully Colorized Photos Of The Titanic

Photo taken on April as the Titanic left Southampton, England, bound for New York. 16 Beautifully Colorized Photos Of The Titanic

Thomas Andrews, the man who designed Titanic and worked for Harland and Wolff. He was born February 7th 1873 and was 39 at the time of the sinking. He was a man of great dignity and honor, who built a strong ship...a ship that lasted an hour more than he predicted her to live. He died that night, on the ship he created.

Thomas Andrews, the man who designed Titanic and worked for Harland and Wolff. He was born February 7th 1873 and was 39 at the time of the sinking. He was a man of great dignity and honor, who built a strong ship...a ship that lasted an hour more than he predicted her to live. He died that night, on the ship he created.

ONE OF THE SEVEN PEOPLE WHO MISSED THE TITANIC--Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt, the 34-year-old multimillionaire sportsman, heir to the Vanderbilt shipping and railroad empire, cancelled his passage so late, many early newspaper accounts listed him as on board. Vanderbilt lived on to become one of the most celebrated casualties of the Lusitania sinking, three years later.

Seven Famous People Who Missed the Titanic

ONE OF THE SEVEN PEOPLE WHO MISSED THE TITANIC--Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt, the 34-year-old multimillionaire sportsman, heir to the Vanderbilt shipping and railroad empire, cancelled his passage so late, many early newspaper accounts listed him as on board. Vanderbilt lived on to become one of the most celebrated casualties of the Lusitania sinking, three years later.

Titanic anniversary: Follow the ship down to the bottom of the ocean | Graphics | News | National Post

Titanic anniversary: Follow the ship down to the bottom of the ocean | Graphics | News | National Post

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