Titanic was a luxury cruise ship and was the top of the line. She was the world's largest passenger ship at the time. She was designed by Thomas Andrews and was well known for being unsinkable. April 10th, 1912. The day the unsinkable ship, sank. The main reason for the Titanic sinking, was an iceberg that hit the side of the ship. However, this wasn’t the only reason that the Titanic sank.
There were many factors to the Titanic sinking and why so many people died that night. The captain, called the "Millionaire's Captain", went down with the ship. They only had 37 seconds to react once the iceberg was spotted. While this event was very tragic, there may have been ways that more people could have survived.