Famous People Archives - 30 James Street

William James Pirrie

William James Pirrie, or 1st Viscount Pirrie, was born on 31st May 1847 in Quebec, Canada. He went on to […]

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Captain Edward John Smith

Captain Edward John Smith Edward John Smith was born in Hanley, Staffordshire, England, on 27th January, 1850. The son of […]

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Thomas Andrews

Thomas Andrews Jnr, who was known as Tommie to his friends, was born on 7th February 1873, in a small […]

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Millvina Dean

Elizabeth Gladys Dean, otherwise known as Millvina, was born in Branscombe, England, on 2nd February, 1912. She was just 9 […]

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J. Bruce Ismay

Joseph Bruce Ismay was born in Crosby, Liverpool, on 12th December, 1862. The eldest son to Thomas Ismay, the founder […]

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William Randolph Hearst

William Randolph Hearst was born in San Francisco, California, on 19th April 1863 into a family of wealth and privilege. […]

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The Fortune Family

The Fortune Family from Winnipeg, USA, embarked on what they believed would be the vacation of a lifetime in the […]

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Thomas Ismay

Thomas Henry Ismay was born in Maryport, Cumbria, England, on 7th January, 1837. Following his birth, his father, Joseph Bruce, […]

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