Two of Titanic's engines lie exposed in a gaping cross section of the stern. Draped in "rusticles"--orange stalactites created by iron-eating bacteria--these massive structures, four stories tall, once powered the largest moving man-made object on Earth.
Found, violin that was played as Titanic sunk: Instrument belonged to heroic band leader, tests confirm
John Jacob "Jakey" Astor VI (August 1912 – June was an American socialite and member of the Astor family. He was born four months after his father, Colonel John Jacob Astor IV, died in the sinking of RMS Titanic.
*JOHN JACOB ASTOR: The Richest Man In The World, not the smartest, at the time of the Titanic sinking. His body was found with 750 British pounds in his pocket and covered in soot which meant that he had been crushed by the forward funnel.
Anna Dickinson was eight when she survived Titanic, 11 when she lost an aunt on Lusitania, 31 when she lost a cousin on Hindenburg, 37 when she lost a nephew at Pearl Harbor, and 97 when her home was shaken by the collapse on