Did you know that there were not just people on the Titanic? Or that a Caesar salad wasn’t named after the Roman emperor? Or that the Red Planet isn’t red after all? What do you think happened with the Berlin wall after its fall? Surprisingly, even the most well-known historical events hide intriguing details that only few people know about.
And Bright Side wants to share them with you in this article.
9. 706 people and 3 dogs survived the Titanic’s sinking.
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According to the research, only 706 out of 2,224 passengers managed to survive the Titanic’s sinking. However, few people know that 12 dogs were also on board, but only 3 survived. All of them were small, so the owners took the dogs with them on lifeboats. They were 2 Pomeranian dogs and a Pekingese.