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Six amazing facts about ‘Titanic’

The story which gives goosebumps every time we read it, yes we are talking about the story of giant ship, The Titanic.

Well, today we have brought some lesser known facts about the Titanic.

Let’s get started:

#1 After wrecking to iceberg, it took 2 hours and 40 minutes to sink beneath the surface.

#2 Thirteen couples were on Titanic for their honeymoon.

#3 A lifeboat drill was scheduled on the same day before incident but the Captain Edward John Smith cancelled for unknown reasons.

#4 When the titanic was going down into sea, the temperature of water was below freezing point.

#5 The first newspaper who reported about Titanic incident reported that no life were lost. It took two-three days to get the actual data.

#6 John Jacob Astor IV was the richest man on board, his net worth was around $5 million, or $2 billion today. Unfortunately, he died in the tragic incident.

 
 

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