10 Shocking Facts About The Titanic

Musicians Did Play While Ship Sank

If you remember in the 1997 film, Titanic, musicians agreed to stick together and play songs to try and calm down the people on board while it sank. That is factually correct, and all of them went down with the ship.

Hershey’s Creator Cancelled Reservation

Milton S. Hershey, who founded the Hershey’s corporation back in 1900, put down a deposit to board the Titanic. However, he had to cancel on short notice because of business matters.