How many people died on the Titanic when it sank? July 22, 2020September 6, 2011 by Pamela Landy There were between 1,490 and 1,635 deaths in the April 19, 1912, disaster when the Titanic sank, 100 of whom were women. Related Answers How many Americans died in the Civil War? How many people died at the infamous Andersonville Prison? What classical writer was the first to record the story about the runner who ran from Marathon to Athens, and then died? How many women died in the Triangle Waist Company fire in New York City? How many casualties did each nation suffer in the Gulf War? What is the largest shark attack ever recorded?