Madeleine Talmage Astor – was the second wife and widow of millionaire John Jacob Astor IV and a survivor of RMS Titanic. Madeline was five months pregnant when she boarded the ship, giving birth to her son in August of that year.
*TITANIC ~ A grief-stricken Madeleine Astor captured by a newsman's camera. Below, right: Newsies hand out papers announcing the Titanic Disaster, subheaded "Mrs. Astor Is Saved" . as if she were the only person among dead who really counted.