The RMS Titanic was a passenger liner that
sank in the North Atlantic Ocean on April 15, 1912 after
colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage from
Southampton, England to New York City.
The sinking of Titanic caused the deaths of
1,514 people in one of the deadliest peacetime maritime
disasters in history.
The Titanic was the largest ship afloat at
the time of her maiden voyage.
Prayers and silence on this day mark the 100th anniversary of the