There were 2,240 passengers on board the Titanic when it made its maiden voyage on April 10, 1912. Some of the world's wealthiest industrialists, celebrities and high-ranking officials are included in that total, along w... More »

Some notable passengers on the RMS Titanic included Benjamin Guggenheim, John Jacob Astor IV and Molly Brown. While Guggenheim and Astor both died at sea after the Titanic struck an iceberg, Brown survived aboard a lifeb... More »

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The remains of RMS Titanic are located off the Newfoundland coast in the North Atlantic Ocean at a depth of 12,600 feet. Robert Ballard located the ship in 1985 and recovered many artifacts. More »

The Titanic was a British-registered luxury ship that set sail from Southampton, United Kingdom, on its maiden voyage on April 10, 1912. The ship sank in the Atlantic Ocean en route to New York in the early morning hours... More »

Official reports vary, but the consensus is that there were between 2,200 and 2,340 passengers and crew members on board the Titanic when it sank. Of that number, 885 were crew members. More »

The Titanic originally set sail from Southampton, England, at noon on April 10, 1912. The ship traveled to Cherbourg, France, stopping only briefly that evening before leaving for Queenstown, Ireland. At 1:30 p.m. on Thu... 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 »