Who missed the TITANIC? Guglielmo Marconi: The Italian inventor, wireless telegraphy pioneer and winner of the 1909 Nobel Prize in Physics was offered free passage on Titanic but had taken the Lusitania three days earlier
Theodore Dreiser American novelist and journalist who wrote Sister Carrie and An American Tragedy In 1893 the St. Louis Republic sent him to the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago as leader of a group of schoolteachers.
Who missed the TITANIC? Henry Clay Frick: The Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, steel baron was a business associate of fellow non-passenger J. He canceled his passage on the Titanic when his wife sprained her ankle and had to be hospitalized in Italy.