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The following people were born
FOX, Mr Patrick — 15th July 1883
ABRAHAMSSON, Mr August Abraham Johannes — 15th July 1892
YAZBAK, Mrs Sīlānah Iskandar Nāsīf Abī Dāghir — 15th July 1896
MUBāRIK, Master Halīm — 15th July 1907

The following people died
ICARD, Miss Rose Amélie — 15th July 1964
AKS, Master Philip — 15th July 1991
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BBC News (2010) Jack Phillips - the man who tried to save the Titanic
George Jacub (2011) An experiment unveils the timing of the aft port boats
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