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Last Kon-Tiki raft crewman dies

December 28th, 2009 | by Sevaan Franks

Knut Haugland, the last crewman of the Kon-Tiki voyage across the Pacific Ocean on a balsa wood raft in 1947,


Last Titanic survivor dies at 97

June 1st, 2009 | by Sevaan Franks

The last survivor of the sinking of the Titanic, Millvina Dean, has died at age 97. Millvina Dean was nine



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