Who was the richest passenger that died on RMS Titanic?
Joseph Bruce Ismay
John Jacob Astor IV
John Jacob Astor IV was an American businessman, real estate builder, investor, inventor, writer and a prominent member of the Astor family. He was the richest passenger aboard the Titanic and was thought to be among the richest people in the world at that time, with a net worth of nearly $87 million when he died (equivalent to $2.16 billion in 2016)