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A free animation of the sinking of the Titanic is available on TheGlobeandMail.com. This site hosts an animated reconstruction of the boat sinking accompanied by narration. It also features a detailed map of the wreckage... More »

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Although the precise number is disputed, approximately 1,500 people are believed to have died in the sinking of the Titanic. Separate investigations conducted by the United State Senate and British authorities placed the... More »

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Of all the passengers and crew on the Titanic, 1,517 people died during its sinking. This number made up approximately 68 percent of all of the people on board of the ship during its maiden voyage. Of the total casualty ... More »

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There are no remaining survivors of the sinking of the Titanic on April 15, 1912. The last survivor, Elizabeth Gladys Millvina Dean, died in May of 2009. More »

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More than 1500 people lost their lives with the sinking of the Titanic on April 15, 1912. The Titanic was believed to be unsinkable, and it was not equipped with enough lifeboats for all passengers and crew. More »

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Although the precise number is disputed, approximately 1,500 people are believed to have died in the sinking of the Titanic. Separate investigations conducted by the United State Senate and British authorities placed the... More »

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At the Titanic's beam, or widest point at the nautical waterline, it measured 92 feet 6 inches. Compared to modern ocean cruisers, this is somewhat small; the Costa Concordia, which foundered in 2012, measured 116 feet a... More »

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