Eighty-five years before moviegoers were mesmerized by James Cameron’s Titanic, the titular ship was captivating the world. The enormous vessel was the largest of its kind, and it was all but sinkable… until it did just that.
But did you know that many fascinating facts about the ill-fated ship remain unknown to most of the world to this day?
1. The Titanic was equipped to carry 64 lifeboats. It only carried 20. Most lifeboats were not even filled to capacity.