The RMS Titanic ship has a deep connection with April 10. This ship left on its first and final trip from Southampton Harbor, UK on the 10th of April. As soon as we hear the word Titanic ship, all the accidents associated with it pass in front of the eyes.
Titanic was the world’s largest ship at that time, and it was believed that the ship would never sink. However, this proved to be wrong, and during its first trip, which started on April 10, 1912, Titanic was caught in the crash and was sunk in the North Atlantic Ocean. RMS Titanic sank from the night of 14 April through to the morning of 15 April 1912. 1513 people died in the accident The first debris was removed after 75 years on July 27, 1987. Titanic was higher than 17-storey building.
You hardly know that the man who created this ship, Thomas Andrew had lost his life in saving the people till the last time.
Thomas Andrew, who created this giant ship, is considered to be the real hero of the Titanic. Born on February 7, 1873, Andrew was a businessman, along with it he was also a shipbuilder. Thomas designed the Titanic. On the night of April 15, 1912, when the Titanic collided with the iceberg, Andrew understood that the ship would sink. Immediately, he started helping people instead of protecting himself.
After colliding with Iceberg, Andrew went to the living rooms of all the guests and asked them to go to life boats; he wanted to save as many people as possible. Andrew lost his life with the ship.
Captain Smith wanted to retire
Captain Smith of the Titanic ship was preparing to retire after the trip, but this journey proved to be the last journey of his life. The ship had 900 tons of heavy bags and the rest was kept. 14,000 gallons of water was used on the ship onboard.
There was a good food arrangement for passengers and crew members in the Titanic Ship. There were many types of food items on the ship, including 86,000 pounds of meat, 40,000 eggs, 40 tons potatoes, 3,500 pounds onions, 36,000 apples, and 1,000 potato packets.
Titanic was found at such depth
After many years, when the Atlantic Ocean was discovered, this huge ship was found in the depths of 12 thousand feet in the sea. Its remains were discovered by Robert Ballard. Years later, the painful story of this ship appeared in the 1997 Titanic Movie starring Leonardo Di Caprio & Kate Winslet.
Titanic could survive
If the iceberg was seen only 30 seconds ago, then the direction of the ship could have been changed and then history could not have been a terrible accident.
Travel cost of Titanic
To travel in the First Class in the Titanic ship, one would have to pay 4,350 dollars (about 2 lakh 70 thousand rupees) a hundred years ago. At the same time, for second class one had to pay a $ 1,750 (about Rs 1 lakh) and a third class for 30 dollars (about two thousand rupees). In today’s time f we look at the dollar’s value, a passenger could make a titanic trip after spending 50 lakh rupees.
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