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 »

The official name of the celebrated British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocean was Royal Mail Ship Titanic. The ship, along with more than 1,500 of its passengers, submerged underwater on April 15, 191... More »

The maximum number of people that the Titanic could hold was 3,547. The ship was carrying 2,223 people on board when it capsized, resulting in 1,517 deaths. The guest section of the ship was split into first, second and ... 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 » History Modern History

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 »

The RMS Titanic set sail on its maiden voyage from Southampton, England on April 10, 1912. It sailed to Cherbourg, France and then to Queenstown, Ireland before setting out for New York on April 11, 1912 with more than 2... More » History Modern History US History

The Titanic set sail for New York from the White Star Dock in Southampton, England, on April 10, 1912. Most of her crew also came from or lived in the area. More »