The man was found drifting in the water by a second cruise ship 22 hours after he went overboard.
Footage of the water leak prompted comparisons to scenes from the movie "Titanic," but this trip had a happy ending.
Authorities said all the passengers were now accounted for.
Holland America was hit especially hard in 2017.
Some of the passengers became so worried about pirates, they began reporting every boat they saw to the crew.