Within the Titanic film, the story of the previous couple who died collectively in mattress was primarily based on actual folks.
Ida Straus gave up her spot on a lifeboat to stick with her husband of 41 years, Isidor. When he was supplied a spot subsequent to his spouse, he refused to take it as a result of there have been nonetheless ladies and youngsters aboard.
They put their maid on the lifeboat as a substitute, wrapped her in Ida’s fur coat, and had been final seen sitting collectively on the boat deck.
(Supply, Supply 2)