Day Before Yesterday
Violet Constance Jessop - The Unsinkable Woman. She survived all 3 of the White Star Line’s sister ships' disasters. She was a stewardess aboard the Olympic when it collided with a ship in 1911. She was a stewardess aboard the Titanic when it hit the iceberg. The Britannic was made into a hospital ship for WWI. Violet became a nurse & was working aboard when an explosion sank the ship. Violet continued to work for shipping lines until she retired in 1950. She died in 1971 of heart failure.
Madeleine Force Astor - In 1911, an 18 year old Madeline Force met and married John Jacob Astor IV. She survived the sinking of the Titanic, which claimed the lives of her husband and his valet. At the time of sinking she had been married to Astor for just seven months and was pregnant with his son. #Titanic #FirstClassFridays