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Which celebrities died with the sinking of the Titanic?

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Asked by sudesh, 08 May '08 07:57 pm
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John Jacob Astor IV an American millionaire businessman, inventor, writer, a member of the prominent Astor family, and a lieutenant colonel in the Spanish-American War. He died in the sinking of the RMS Titanic on April 15, 1912.
Answered by Raghav Handa, 09 May '08 05:29 pm

 
  
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Some of the most prominent people in the world were travelling in firstclass. These included millionaire John Jacob Astor and his wife Madeleine Force Astor; industrialist Benjamin Guggenheim; Macy's owner Isidor Straus and his wife Ida; Denver millionairess Margaret "Molly" Brown; Sir Cosmo Duff Gordon and his wife couturiere Lady Lucille Duff-Gordon; George Elkins Widener and his wife Eleanor; John Borland Thayer, his wife Marian and their seventeen-year-old son, Jack; journalist William Thomas Stead; the Countess of Rothes; U.S. presidential aide Archibald Butt; author and socialite Helen Churchill Candee; author Jacques Futrelle, his wife May, and their friends, Broadway producers Henry and Irene Harris; silent film actress Dorothy Gibson; and others. Also travelling in firstclass were White Star Line's managing director J. Bruce Ismay who came up with the idea for Titanic and the ship's builder Thomas Andrews, who was on board to observe any problems and assess the general perform ...more
Answered by Krishnakumar G. Nair, 09 May '08 12:46 am

 
  
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Richard dawson, the hero of titanic movie
Answered by gopal subramanian, 08 May '08 07:58 pm

 
  
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John Jacob Astor IV
Answered by rajan, 25 Jun '13 10:27 am

 
  
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