On Oct 29, 2012 the 16 members of the Bounty abandoned ship off the coast of North Carolina. The ship (a 1960 recreation of the original) was caught in the high 18 foot waves of Hurricane Sandy. Her captain and a descendent of mutineer Fletcher Christian were lost.
Charles Laughton “Capt. Bligh” complete Royal Navy uniform from the 1935 "Mutiny on the Bounty" - Navy blue military coat w/ ivory accents & brass buttons; wool long vest w/ brass buttons (no label); and ivory wool pantaloons w/ brass buttons
Clark Gable (February 1, 1901 – November 16, 1960) was an American film actor, often referred to as "The King of Hollywood". Gone With the Wind, It Happened One Night, No Man of Her Own, Forsaking All Others, Mutiny on the Bounty, Red Dust, Call of the Wild, Test Pilot, Comrade X, The Misfits, Honky-Tonk.
Hurricane SANDY Sinks Ship, Oct 29, 2012 . HMS Bounty Launched in 1960, the full-rigged ship HMS Bounty was a Hollywood interpretation of the ship made famous by the Mutiny on the Bounty. The ship was lost on October 29, 2012 off Cape Hatteras, a victim of Hurricane Sandy.