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George W Vanderbilt

George Washington Vanderbilt II was born on 14th November 1862 in Staten Island, New York. He was born into a […]

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Norman Shaw

Richard Norman Shaw was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, on 7th May 1831. Originally an architectural apprentice for William Burn, he […]

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Captain Rostron

Arthur Henry Rostron was born on 14th May 1869 in Bolton, Lancashire, England, to his parents, James and Nancy Rostron. […]

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Violet Jessop

Violet Constance Jessop was born on 2nd October 1887 in Argentina. She was a nurse and stewardess onboard RMS Titanic and her […]

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Kitty and Milton Hershey

Milton Hershey was born on 13th September 1857 in Pennsylvania in the United States. He founded the successful Hershey Chocolate […]

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Charles Lightoller

Charles Herbert Lightoller was born on 30th March 1874 in Chorley, Lancashire, to parents Fred and Sarah Lightoller. Unfortunately, Charles […]

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Molly Brown

Margaret Tobin, also known as Molly Brown, was born on 18th July 1867 in Hannibal, Missouri, to parents John Tobin […]

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William Howard Taft

William Howard Taft was born on 15th September 1857 in a town close to Ohio in the United States. The […]

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Charles Joughin

Charles John Joughin was born in Birkenhead, Liverpool, on 3rd August 1878. After becoming an accomplished chef, he eventually joined […]

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Benjamin Guggenheim

Benjamin Guggenheim was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, on 26th April, 1865. He was the fifth of seven sons to […]

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