When: April 15th
Where: United States
Reading and understanding the history of the R.M.S Titanic, how it sank and the countless attempts of recovery and preservation exploitations of the sunken ship in modern times. A must do on this day is to watch the classic movie "Titanic." and unless you have been living under a rock for the past 50 years, you would have heard of this famous1997 movie starring Leonardo DiCaprio. Tonight grab your snacks, get comfortable on the sofa and watch one of the most entertaining Titanic themed movies ever.
The last Titanic survivor Millvina Dean, died in 2009 at the age of 97.
One of the most famous ships in history due to its promotion, size and tragic end, the RMS Titanic was a British passenger ship that sank in the North Atlantic Ocean in1912. The ship suffered one of the deadliest results of a sinking ship, after striking an iceberg during the first voyage from Southampton to New York City. More than 1,500 people of the estimated 2,224 aboard died as a result of the ship striking an iceberg and sinking to the bottom of the ocean. The RMS Titanic was the largest ship to ever set sail at the time she entered service and was the second of three Olympic-class ocean liners operated by the White Star Line. She was built by the Harland and Wolff shipyard in Belfast. Thomas Andrews, who was the chief naval architect of the shipyard at the time, died in the during the ships accident. The wreck of Titanic was discovered in 1985.