An unforgettable moment in #BritishHistory , today, in 1912, the "unsinkable" RMS #Titanic hit an icebery in the North Atlantic. In the following 48 hours, 1,517 crew and passengers would tragically lose their lives.
Today in 1961, the trial of #AdolfEichmann , the man accused of helping #Hitler in his plans to extermine the Jewish race in #WW1 , began. He was found guilty of a multitude of #warcrimes and sentenced to death by hanging. #History