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"The Unsinkable" Molly Brown steps off the Carpathia after being rescued from the Titanic.

When the Titanic hit,Molly Brown took $500 cash, as many clothes as she could wear and an Egyptian talisman she had recently purchased for good luck.She boarded lifeboat number 6. She took turns rowing the lifeboat with the other passengers and argued to return to the site and pick up more passengers.When she returned to the US, a reporter asked why she didn’t go down with the Titanic and she responded, “because I’m a Brown, we’re unsinkable.”

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The "Real" Rose Calvert from Titanic. Beatrice Wood with Marcel Duchamp June 21,1917 at Coney Island. http://kccbigcountry.hubpages.com/hub/Beatrice-Wood-The-Woman-James-Cameron-Modeled-Rose-Calvert-in-Titanic-After

Edgar Allan Poe poses with Abraham Lincoln in Mathew Brady’s Washington, D.C. studio- February 4th, 1849. WAT

The last night on the RMS Titanic, 1912.

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'Rosemary Kennedy. Her father, Joe Kennedy, did not like her 'uncontrollable' behavior. Likely, she was struggling with depression, but was bright and vibrant too. Joe Kennedy secretly authorized a lobotomy. It left her paralyzed, unable to function, barely able to talk, and with the mental capacity of a 2-year old. She was NEVER talked about again EVER by her family. She lived at St. Calletta in WI, unable to do anything for herself; finally she passed away in 2005 at 86.'

Susan B. Anthony, beaten & arrested for attempting to vote in 1872. She was fined $100 for registering to vote.

Would be beautiful with a black off-the-shoulder or strapless dress.

Joseph Laroche and Juliette Lafargue were an interracial couple aboard the Titanic. As the ship sank, Joseph stuffed his coat with money & jewelry, took his pregnant wife and children to the deck and managed to get them into a lifeboat. He gave the coat to his wife, and said: “Here, take this, you are going to need it. I’ll get another boat. God be with you. I’ll see you in New York.” Joseph died in the sinking. He was the only passenger of black descent on the Titanic. His body was never fo...

Titanic Second Officer Charles Lightoller said he knew the real reason why Titanic hit the iceberg and sank. He protected White Star and kept the info to himself except for telling his beloved wife. He followed the "Women and Children" rule and dove into the ocean as it sank. He lead a group of others in staying afloat on an overturned lifeboat. He was the last survivor to board the Carpathia. His is a story worth reading. His version of what happened to Titanic is incredible.

By the time Carpathia reached New York harbor, Margaret (Molly Brown) had helped establish the Survivor's Committee, been elected as chair, and raised almost $10,000 for destitute survivors. #MollyBrown #Titanic and that is why she was called te unsinkable molly brown - she survived the titanic sinking - and did a lot to help the ones that were left from the tragedy

Titanic survivors John and Nelle Pillsbury Snyder. This photo shows the Snyders, taken April 18, 1912, the day they disembarked from the ship Carpathia after surviving the sinking of the Titanic.

Ruth Becker, titanic survivor. Ruth was twelve when the ship sank, when she was unable to get into a lifeboat with her family she was left on board alone until a passing steward threw her to a lifeboat that was being lowered. She never spoke of the Titanic, her own children never knew she was on board, until she was elderly. Her ashes were scattered over the titanic site in the Atlantic ocean...

Mrs. Margaret Brown, whose behavior in lifeboat No. 6 from the Titanic got her the name The Unsinkable Molly Brown

Christa McAuliffe's parents and sister watch the Space Shuttle Challenger explode January 28, 1986

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Titanic. I sailed the opposite direction (NYC to South Hampton, England) July 2012 on the Queen Mary 2.

Manya Kornblit, WWII Holocaust, Survivor of 5 concentration camps including Auschwitz while 9 of her family members died.

R. Norris Williams - survived the sinking of the Titanic but was told to have his legs amputated due to severe frostbite. Refused the doctor's advise and two years later, in 1914, won the men's singles title in the U.S. Championships.