The sinking of the Titanic on April 15, 1912, was one of history’s most famous and tragic calamities.
The demise of the mighty liner, sunk in the north Atlantic after hitting an iceberg on its maiden journey between Southampton and New York, has remained enduringly fascinating.
The subject of innumerable books, articles and theories, the disaster was immortalised in the 1997 film blockbuster, Titanic, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet.
The ghastly fate of 1,517 passengers and crew who perished in the icy waters 104 years ago has been well-documented.
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