New York." Brothers Michel ("Lolo") and Edmond Navratil, ages 4 and whose father perished when the RMS Titanic sank 100 years ago today, and were known as the "Titanic orphans" until their mother was located in France.
The first complete views of the legendary wreck: Ethereal views of Titanic's bow offer a comprehensiveness of detail never seen before. (Copyright 2012 RMS TITANIC, INC; Produced by AIVL, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution)
On this date, after vacationing in Europe, Milton Hershey was supposed to be a passenger on the ill-fated Titanic. Three days earlier, there were issues at the Hershey Chocolate Factory that needed his attention, so thankfully, he cut his trip short and sailed home on another vessel, Amerika. Check out Milton Hershey's cancelled deposit check to the White Star Lines for his reservation on the Titanic.