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history Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery  

Jerry Greenfield
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List of notable people and celebrities buried at Arlington National Cemetery. This list includes the names of famous and significant people whose graves, mausoleums or memorials can be found at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia and is designed to answer the question "Who is buried at Arlington National Cemetery?"

Who can be buried at Arlington? Complete lists of interments at various cemeteries are not always revealed to the public, but a lot of information about where the grave sites and headstones of celebrities can often be found on the Web, and Arlington National Cemetery has released some of this information. Cemeteries often have different policies about allowing the public to visit celebrity graves so it's a good idea to get in touch with them first before planning a trip.

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Abner Doubleday is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Abner Doubleday Died at 74 (1819-1893) - Known as: Civil War general

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Alan Louis Eggers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Alan Louis Eggers Died at 73 (1895-1968) - Known as: Medal of Honor recipient for World War I.

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Alfred C. Richmond is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Alfred C. Richmond Died at 82 (1902-1984) - Known as: Commandant of the United States Coast Guard

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Alfred Winsor Brown is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Alfred Winsor Brown Known as: Naval officer and 31st Naval Governor of Guam.

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Allard Lowenstein is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Allard Lowenstein Known as: U.S. Congressman from New York

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Audie Murphy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Audie Murphy Died at 46 (1925-1971) - Known as: America's most decorated combat soldier of World War II and popular movie actor

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Bertram Tracy Clayton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Bertram Tracy Clayton Died at 56 (1862-1918) - Known as: Congressman from New York

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Bill Mauldin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Bill Mauldin Died at 82 (1921-2003) - Known as: Editorial cartoonist

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Brandon Van Parys is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
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Charles
Charles "Pete" Conrad, Jr. Known as: Apollo astronaut

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Charles Burlingame is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Charles Burlingame Died at 52 (1949-2001) - Known as: Pilot of hijacked American Airlines Flight 77

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Charles D. Griffin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Charles D. Griffin Died at 90 (1906-1996) - Known as: Navy four-star Admiral.

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Charles Willeford is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Charles Willeford Died at 69 (1919-1988) - Known as: World War II veteran and author

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Charlie Wilson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Charlie Wilson Died at 77 (1933-2010) - Known as: Texas congressman

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Charles Young is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Charles Young Died at 58 (1864-1922) - Known as: First African-American Lieutenant colonel in the US Army

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Claire Lee Chennault is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Claire Lee Chennault Died at 65 (1893-1958) - Known as: United States military aviator

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Clarence Ransom Edwards is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Clarence Ransom Edwards Died at 72 (1859-1931) - Known as: Commanded the 26th "Yankee" Division in World War I

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Clark Clifford is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Clark Clifford Died at 92 (1906-1998) - Known as: Secretary of Defense

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Clark H. Woodward is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Clark H. Woodward Died at 90 (1877-1967) - Known as: Vice Admiral

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Creighton Abrams is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Creighton Abrams Died at 60 (1914-1974) - Known as: United States Army General

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Daniel
Daniel "Chappie" James, Jr. Known as: First African American four-star General in the U.S. Armed Forces

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Daniel E. Sickles is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Daniel E. Sickles Known as: Major General

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Daniel Patrick Moynihan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Daniel Patrick Moynihan Died at 76 (1927-2003) - Known as: U.S. Senator from New York

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Dashiell Hammett is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Dashiell Hammett Died at 67 (1894-1961) - Known as: Author

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David Dixon Porter is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
David Dixon Porter Died at 67 (1877-1944) - Known as: Admiral

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David E. Baker is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
David E. Baker Known as: United States Air Force Brigadier General

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David Haskell Hackworth is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
David Haskell Hackworth Known as: Colonel and most decorated American soldier

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David McCampbell is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
David McCampbell Died at 86 (1910-1996) - Known as: US Navy's top World War II Ace

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Dwight F. Davis is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Dwight F. Davis Died at 66 (1879-1945) - Known as: Established the Davis Cup

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Earl W. Renfroe is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Earl W. Renfroe Died at 93 (1907-2000) - Known as: Orthodontist

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Ted Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Ted Kennedy Died at 77 (1932-2009)

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Edward Ord is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Edward Ord Died at 65 (1818-1883) - Known as: Major General

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Edward Stanley Kellogg is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Edward Stanley Kellogg Known as: U.S. Navy Captain

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Francis Gary Powers is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Francis Gary Powers Known as: American U-2 pilot

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Francis Lupo is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Francis Lupo Died at 23 (1895-1918) - Known as: U.S. service member

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Frank Buckles is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Frank Buckles Died at 110 (1901-2011) - Known as: Last known American veteran of World War I

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Frank J. Fletcher is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Frank J. Fletcher Known as: Admiral, U.S. Navy, World War II

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Frank Kowalski is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Frank Kowalski Died at 67 (1907-1974) - Known as: U.S. Army veteran of World War II

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Frank Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Frank Reynolds Died at 60 (1923-1983) - Known as: ABC television anchorman

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George B. McClellan, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
George B. McClellan, Jr. Known as: Mayor of New York (1904–1909)

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George Marshall is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
George Marshall Died at 79 (1880-1959) - Known as: Chief of Staff of the Army

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George S. Patton IV is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
George S. Patton IV Known as: Major General of the Army

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George Westinghouse is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
George Westinghouse Died at 68 (1846-1914) - Known as: Westinghouse Electric founder

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Glenn Miller is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Glenn Miller Died at 40 (1904-1944) - Known as: Major

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Gordon Beecher is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Gordon Beecher Died at 69 (1904-1973) - Known as: United States Navy Vice Admiral and composer

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Grace Hopper is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Grace Hopper Died at 86 (1906-1992) - Known as: Pioneering computer scientist

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Gregory
Gregory "Pappy" Boyington Known as: World War II Marine Corps fighter ace

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Gus Grissom is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Gus Grissom Died at 41 (1926-1967) - Known as: Astronaut

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Harry Blackmun is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Harry Blackmun Died at 91 (1908-1999) - Known as: Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States

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Harvey W. Wiley is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Harvey W. Wiley Died at 86 (1844-1930) - Known as: First Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration