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Dorothy Gibson in The Lucky Holdup

Dorothy Gibson in The Lucky Holdup

A unique 8-minute fragment of film from 1912 featuring the Titanic survivor Dorothy Gibson will screen for Encyclopedia Titanica members on Monday 17th Dec...
Who were the first Titanic Survivors to die?

Who were the first Titanic Survivors to die?

Despite surviving the sinking of the Titanic, some of the rescued would not have long to live...
The Staircase at Crakemarsh Hall

The Staircase at Crakemarsh Hall

Titanic passenger's home had a staircase similar to that on the Titanic
A dangerous and suspicious character

A dangerous and suspicious character

The story of the swell gambler and notorious crook who survived the Titanic...
About the Titanic

RMS Titanic : An Introduction

The key Titanic facts and how to discover more

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Encyclopedia Titanica tells the stories of the real people that designed, built and sailed on RMS Titanic.

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The following people were born
DOUTON, Mr William Joseph — 18th December 1856
LINDSTRÖM, Mrs Sigrid — 18th December 1856
WHITE, Mrs Ella — 18th December 1856
BREWSTER, Mr George Henry — 18th December 1859
TAUSSIG, Mrs Tillie — 18th December 1872

The following person died
CALDWELL, Master Alden Gates — 18th December 1992
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