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Meet the Richest Man on a Doomed Ship

On April 10, 1912, John Jacob Astor and his wife Madeleine boarded the largest moving object ever built — a technological triumph christened Titanic.  Astor was the richest man on that doomed ship.  His wife was five months pregnant. I wrote this thought-provoking article about 10 years ago under a nom de plume as a "come to Jesus" piece. Those easily offended by sinking ships or things religious should not read it.  LINK