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February

Year/Day
The event that took place....
 7th 1873 Birthday of Titanic architect Thomas Andrews Jr.
17th  1914 President Wilson authorizes US Coast Guard International Ice Patrol.
26th 1914 Launch of Titanic sister ship Britannic.

March

Day/Year
Event that took place..
2nd 1871 First White Star Line ship Oceanic sails from Liverpool to New York
27th 1935 Last voyage of sister ship Olympic, Southampton to New York.
31st. 1909 Titanic keel lain at Harland & Wolf Belfast, Ireland.

April

Day/Year
Event that took place...
2nd 1912 Titanic begins and completes sea trials off Belfast.
3rd 1912 Titanic arrives at Southampton, England
10th 1912 Titanic departs from Southampton captained by EJ Smith. More passengers embark at Cherbourg, France
11th 1912 Titanic passengers embark at Queenstown, Ireland.
14th 1912 Titanic strikes an iceberg
15th 1912 Titanic sinks
18th 1912 Carpathia arrives in New York harbor with 705 survivors.

May

Day/Year
Event that took place...
14th 1912 Premiere of silent film "Saved from Titanic" starring survivor Dorothy Gibson as herself.

June

Day/Year
Event that took place...
3rd 1914 Colorado suffragists select Molly Brown as Senate Candidate, she eventually declines.
9th 1912 The New York Times reviews the "Loss of the SS Titanic" by passenger Lawrence Beesley
11th 1898 The New York Times reviews Morgan Roberts "Futility" featuring a transatlantic steamer named "Titan" that strikes an iceberg & sinks
14th 1911 First voyage of sister ship Olympic, Southampton to New York captained by EJ Smith

July

Day/Year
Event that took place....
1st 1907 White Star places order for Olympic & Titanic
27th 1987 French salvage expeditions retrieve first Titanic artifacts
30th 1912 British Commission of Enquiry issues report on the Loss of the Titanic (SS)

September

Day/Year
Event that took place....
1st 1985 Discovery of Titanic wreckage by Dr. Robert D. Ballards American & French team
9th 1911 Wedding of Colonel John Jacob Astor & Madeline Talmadge Force in Newport, Rhode Island
20th 1911 Cruiser H.M.S. Hawke rams Olympic
26th 1934 Newly founded Cunard-White Star Line Limited launched the Queen Mary

October

Day/Year
Event that took place....
4th 1994 Wreck of the Titanic exhibition opens National Maritime Museum Greenwich, England
17th 1937 Death of White Star Line managing director Joseph Bruce Ismay.
20th 1910 Launch of Titanic's sister ship Olympic
21st 1986 Declaration of Titanic as a historic site by the RMS. Titanic Maritime Memorial Act.

November

Day/Year
Event that took place....
21st 1916 Sister ship Britannic sinks after hitting mine near Kea Island, Greece.

December

Day/Year
Event that took place....
12th 1901 Guglielmo Morconi sends first transatlantic radiosignal: wireless communication between ships at sea become possible
23rd 1915 First voyage of Britannic as hospital ship.