Are Any of the Titanic Survivors Still Alive?


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No Titanic survivors are still alive. The last living survivor, Millvina Dean, passed away in 2009 after suffering from pneumonia. She was 97 years old.

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Millvina Dean was 2 months old when her family decided to travel to the United States. They did not originally book passage on the Titanic but were transferred to the ship due to a coal strike. When the ship struck the iceberg on April 14, 1912, Dean and her mother and brother were placed on one of the first lifeboats to leave the ship. Her father did not survive the disaster. Dean was the youngest passenger traveling on the Titanic when it sank.

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