A Magnet for Titanic Fans in an Unexpected Graveyard.

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People have flocked to the small headstone for years, leaving flowers and love notes at what they believe is the final resting place of the man who inspired Leonardo DiCaprio’s doomed character, Jack Dawson, in the 1997 film “Titanic.” And you can see why: The inscription reads “J. Dawson died April 15, 1912.”

 

For more of the story see:  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/18/world/what-in-the-world/a-magnet-for-titanic-devotees-in-a-halifax-graveyard.html?ref=topics