graves Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey  

Jerry Greenfield
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List of notable people and celebrities buried at Westminster Abbey. This list includes the names of famous and significant people whose graves, mausoleums or memorials can be found at Westminster Abbey in London and is designed to answer the question "Who is buried at Westminster Abbey?" Complete lists of interments at various cemeteries are not always revealed to the public, but a lot of information about where the gravesites and headstones of celebrities can often be found on the Web, and Westminster Abbey 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.

Who are some famous people buried at Westminster Abbey? This list will answer that question.

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Abraham Cowley is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Abraham Cowley Died at 49 (1618-1667)

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Adam Fox is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Adam Fox Died at 94 (1883-1977)

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Admiral Sir Cloudesley Shovell is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Admiral Sir Cloudesley Shovell

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Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Ten... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson

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Alphonso, Earl of Chester is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Alphonso, Earl of Chester

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Bonar Law is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Bonar Law Died at 65 (1858-1923)

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Angela Georgina Burdett-Coutts is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Angela Georgina Burdett-Coutts

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Anne Neville is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Anne Neville Died at 29 (1456-1485)

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Anne of Cleves is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Anne of Cleves Died at 42 (1515-1557)

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Anne, Queen of Great Britain is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Anne, Queen of Great Britain Died at 49 (1665-1714)

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Anne Oldfield is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Anne Oldfield Died at 47 (1683-1730)

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Aphra Behn is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Aphra Behn Died at 49 (1640-1689)

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Beatrice Webb is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Beatrice Webb Died at 85 (1858-1943)

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Ben Jonson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Ben Jonson Died at 65 (1572-1637)

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Catherine of Valois is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Catherine of Valois Died at 36 (1401-1437)

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Charles Darwin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Charles Darwin Died at 73 (1809-1882)

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Charles Dickens is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Charles Dickens Died at 58 (1812-1870)

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Charles II of England is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Charles II of England Died at 55 (1630-1685)

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Charles Lyell is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Charles Lyell Died at 78 (1797-1875)

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Clement Attlee, 1st Earl Attle... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Clement Attlee, 1st Earl Attlee

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Dame Sybil Thorndike is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Dame Sybil Thorndike

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David Garrick is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
David Garrick Died at 62 (1717-1779)

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David Livingstone is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
David Livingstone Died at 60 (1813-1873)

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Dr Samuel Johnson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Dr Samuel Johnson

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Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount A... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby

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Edmund Ayrton is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Edmund Ayrton Died at 74 (1734-1808)

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Edmund Crouchback, 1st Earl of... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Edmund Crouchback, 1st Earl of Lancaster

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Edmund Spenser is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Edmund Spenser Died at 47 (1552-1599)

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Edward I of England is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Edward I of England Died at 68 (1239-1307)

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Edward III of England is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Edward III of England Died at 65 (1312-1377)

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Edward Talbot, 8th Earl of Shr... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Edward Talbot, 8th Earl of Shrewsbury

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Edward V of England is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Edward V of England Died at 13 (1470-1483)

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Edward VI of England is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Edward VI of England Died at 16 (1537-1553)

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Eleanor de Bohun is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Eleanor de Bohun Died at 33 (1366-1399)

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Elizabeth I of England is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Elizabeth I of England Died at 70 (1533-1603)

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Elizabeth Stuart, Queen of Boh... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Elizabeth Stuart, Queen of Bohemia Died at 66 (1596-1662)

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Ernest Bevin is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Ernest Bevin Died at 70 (1881-1951)

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Ernest Rutherford, 1st Baron R... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Ernest Rutherford, 1st Baron Rutherford

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Francis Atterbury is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Francis Atterbury Died at 69 (1663-1732)

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Freeman Freeman-Thomas, 1st Ma... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Freeman Freeman-Thomas, 1st Marquess of Willingdon

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Gabriel Goodman is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Gabriel Goodman Died at 73 (1528-1601)

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Gen. John Burgoyne is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Gen. John Burgoyne

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Geoffrey Chaucer is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Geoffrey Chaucer Died at 57 (1343-1400)

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George Edmund Street is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
George Edmund Street Died at 57 (1824-1881)

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George Frideric Handel is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
George Frideric Handel Died at 74 (1685-1759)

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George Graham is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
George Graham Died at 78 (1673-1751)

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George II of Great Britain is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
George II of Great Britain Died at 77 (1683-1760)

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George Monck, 1st Duke of Albe... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
George Monck, 1st Duke of Albemarle

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George Villiers, 1st Duke of B... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham

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Henry III of England is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Buried at Westminster Abbey
Henry III of England Died at 65 (1207-1272)