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RMS TITANIC'S FAMOUS . Most first-class passengers aboard the Titanic were the rich and famous Anglo-American society at the time. To cite a few the richest of them all was John Jacob Astor 47 who had just star in a scandal caused by his divorce and his immediate wedding with a young New Yorker of 18 years. Also on board Benjamin Guggenheim scion of an American family dedicated to mining and metallurgy and the marriage of Isidor and Ida Straus. He was co-owner of Macy's the largest store in…

RMS TITANIC'S FAMOUS . Most first-class passengers aboard the Titanic were the rich and famous Anglo-American society at the time. To cite a few the richest of them all was John Jacob Astor 47 who had just star in a scandal caused by his divorce and his immediate wedding with a young New Yorker of 18 years. Also on board Benjamin Guggenheim scion of an American family dedicated to mining and metallurgy and the marriage of Isidor and Ida Straus. He was co-owner of Macy's the largest store in…

John Jacob "Jakey" Astor VI (1912–1992) American socialite & businessman. Dubbed the "Titanic Baby", best known for his affiliation with the RMS Titanic, being an unborn survivor of the sinking. He was born four months after his father, John Jacob Astor IV, died in the sinking of the Titanic, whose estate was around $100 million (equivalent to $2,418,965,517 in 2013). Jakey inherited $3 million on his 21st birthday, which by that point had grown to $5 million (equivalent to $90,167,095 in…

John Jacob "Jakey" Astor VI (1912–1992) American socialite & businessman. Dubbed the "Titanic Baby", best known for his affiliation with the RMS Titanic, being an unborn survivor of the sinking. He was born four months after his father, John Jacob Astor IV, died in the sinking of the Titanic, whose estate was around $100 million (equivalent to $2,418,965,517 in 2013). Jakey inherited $3 million on his 21st birthday, which by that point had grown to $5 million (equivalent to $90,167,095 in…

Madeleine Astor, Titanic survivor and wife of John Jacob Astor IV, ca. 1910. Source: Library of Congress

Madeleine Astor, Titanic survivor and wife of John Jacob Astor IV, ca. 1910. Source: Library of Congress

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