28 Facts You May Not Know About The Titanic

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On the Morning of the Accident, a Lifeboat Drill Was Canceled

The lifeboat situation was pretty dire when the Titanic went down. Some boats left early with room for more passengers on board due to extreme panic and confusion. This could have been avoided if the lifeboat drill that had been scheduled for that morning had not been cancelled. We're not sure why the drill was canceled, but it's safe to say that the crew definitely did not suspect that there would be any danger in the near future.