Lady Duff-Gordon

By Xhua Martin-Garcia

Lady Duff-Gordon

Lady Duff-Gordon was born on June 13, 1863. She was 48 when she was on the Titanic.

Lady was traveling alone.

The Ship

The Titanic was 883 ft. 9 in. tall. What made the Titanic unsinkable was a double-plated bottom and sixteen watertight compartments on the hull of the ship with doors that would close if water entered them, allowing the Titanic to stay afloat. The rooms for the first class were comfortable and fancy. Lady's ticket cost was $56.

Disaster and Rescue

On April 15, 1912 2:20 a.m. the Titanic hit an iceberg. Lady Duff-Gordon was on lifeboat 1 when she got rescued by the Carpathia.
Titanic: Lady Duff Gordon

Life after the Titanic

After the Titanic, Lady Duff-Gordon lived in the United States. Lady kept making dresses. On April 20, 1935, Lady Duff Gordon died because of pneumonia.