Maggie Brown - Most people will remember her from the Titanic movie, but according to our tour guide, she was quite as abrasive as Kathy Bates portrayed her. And she wasn't some backwater ignorant redneck. At the time of the Titanic sinking she spoke 6 languages and acted as a translator and advocate for the immigrant widows who survived the wreck.

Maggie Brown wasn't some backwater ignorant redneck. At the time of the Titanic sinking she spoke 6 languages and acted as a translator and advocate for the immigrant widows who survived the wreck.

Mrs. Margaret Brown, whose behavior in lifeboat No. 6 from the Titanic got her the name The Unsinkable Molly Brown

Margaret Brown, (Molly) an American socialite, philanthropist & activist whose behavior in lifeboat No. 6 from the Titanic got her the name The Unsinkable Molly Brown

The "unsinkable" Molly Brown, who survived the Titanic tragedy. Love the hat!

The "Unsinkable" Molly Brown

The "unsinkable" Margaret Brown, who survived the Titanic tragedy, and did a lot of advocacy work for the survivors. Love the hat! As an aside, Margaret Brown was never called Molly in her lifetime.

Margaret Brown, along with other Titanic survivors, formed a committee on Carpathia to assist passengers who were less fortunate. She served as the chair of the Survivor's Committee until her death 20 years later. #MollyBrownMondays #Titanic

Margaret "Molly" Brown (July 1867 – October was an American socialite, philanthropist, and activist who became famous due to surviving the 1912 sinking of the RMS Titanic.

The Unsinkable Molly Brown. She was not only a Titanic survivor, but a social activist as well.

The Unsinkable Molly Brown.When the Titanic hit an iceberg in passenger Molly Brown shouted to the…

Titanic Survivor, 1912.... Molly Brown. (asked by reporters upon landing in New York to what she attributed her survival, she is quoted as having replied)  __"Typical Brown luck. We're unsinkable."1867-1932.

MARGARET TOBIN BROWN aka "The Unsinkable Molly Brown (Titanic survivor, the only woman to row a lifeboat to safety, fiercely argued w/ the quartermaster Robert Hitchens to rescue people in the water. When he refused she threatened to throw him overboard)

The Unsinkable Molly Brown - who survived the sinking of the Titanic (1912).  A remarkable woman who would later have a musical created about her life and times.

The Unsinkable Molly Brown - who survived the sinking of the Titanic A remarkable woman who would later have a musical created about her life and times.

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