RMS Titanic was actually owned by an American! Although the RMS Titanic was registered as a British ship, it was owned by the American tycoon, John Pierpont (J.P.) Morgan, whose company was the controlling trust and retained ownership of the White Star Line!
Just so, where is the Titanic ship now?
The RMS Titanic has been sitting on the sea floor, 370 miles south-southeast off the coast of Newfoundland for 106 years now.
Also, how many people died on the Titanic?
What is the real story of Titanic ship?
The RMS Titanic, a luxury steamship, sank in the early hours of April 15, 1912, off the coast of Newfoundland in the North Atlantic after sideswiping an iceberg during its maiden voyage. Of the 2,240 passengers and crew on board, more than 1,500 lost their lives in the disaster.
Are any Titanic survivors still alive?
Last Titanic survivor, a baby put in a lifeboat, dies at 97. The last living survivor of the Titanic, Millvina Dean, has died at the age of 97 in Southampton after catching pneumonia. Dean, born on 2 February 1912, had been in hospital last week with pneumonia, having worked as a secretary until her retirement.