Saturday marks the 105th anniversary of one of the most iconic tragedies in history: the sinking of the Titanic.
The “unsinkable” ship’s fateful end has since taken on legendary status. In 2012, Smithsonian reported the word Titanic is said to be the third-most recognized word in the world — just after God and Coca-Cola.
Here are 17 things you may not have known about the famed tragedy — including how the Nazis used it for propaganda. Read more