Titanic Facts: Interesting facts about the Titanic

Titanic facts for kids

James Cameroon sought Hollywood funding for the titanic movie not because he wanted to make the movie, but because he wanted to dive to the shipwreck.

6,000,000 US dollars is the estimated value of the cash, jewelry and bonds carried by the passengers of Titanic.

Titanic Movie won 11 Oscars, but none for acting.

The RMS Titanic was built in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

The titanic crew had no binoculars, which may have helped them see the iceberg. They were inside a locker and the key was lost.

Milton Hershey cancelled his reservation for the Titanic due to last minute business matters.

The electrical plant of the titanic was capable of producing more power than an average city power station of the time.

Thomas Andrews, the Titanic’s architect was among those who died in the sinking.

A disproportionate number of men were left abroad the Titanic because of a “women and children first” protocol followed while loading the lifeboats.

On 14 April 1912, Titanic went into an iceberg thereby claiming more than 1500 lives, almost two-thirds of the people on board.