Titanic Facts: Interesting Facts About the Titanic

The Titanic Facts

While only 31% of the people survived on the Titanic, 53% of them could have survived using the lifeboats.

The iceberg that sank the Titanic began its journey somewhere around 1000 BCE.

Ships today are more likely to encounter an iceberg than the Titanic was.

It took 73 years to find the wreck of the Titanic.

Out of the 12 dogs, 3 dogs survived the Titanic sinking.

29 days after the titanic sank; a movie about it was released. It was about a lady who was actually on the titanic and survived.

The families of the band members were billed by the white star line for the cost of the uniforms worn as the band members died.

A priest on the Titanic refused to board a lifeboat twice. He stayed behind to hear confession and give absolution to the people left on the ship.

There’s a conspiracy theory saying the Titanic never sunk. Instead, it was her sister ship, The Olympic, and it was an insurance scam.

Titanic wreck could have been completely destroyed within 20 years with the newly discovered species of rust eating bacteria.