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TRENDING Famous People Buried in Ferncliff Cemetery

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List of famous people buried in Ferncliff Cemetery, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Celebrities are often buried in the highest caliber cemeteries, mausoleums and tombs, which is why we've created this list of celebrities buried in Ferncliff Cemetery. If you're ever visiting Ferncliff Cemetery and want to check out historic graves, then use this list to pinpoint exactly which burial locations you want to see.

People on this list include Aaliyah and Judy Garland.

This list answers the questions "Which famous people are buried in Ferncliff Cemetery?" and "Which celebrities are buried in Ferncliff Cemetery?"

From celebrity tombs at Ferncliff Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Ferncliff Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Ferncliff Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.
Judy Garland is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Ferncliff Cemetery
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Judy Garland was an American singer, actress, and vaudevillian. She was renowned for her vocals and attained international stardom which continued throughout a career that spanned more than 40 years as an actress in musical and dramatic roles, as a recording artist and on the concert stage. ...more

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Age: Died at 47 (1922-1969)

Birthplace: Grand Rapids, Minnesota, United States of America

Profession: Actor, Vaudeville Performer, Singer

Credits: The Wizard of Oz, Meet Me in St. Louis, Easter Parade, A Star Is Born

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#28 on The Best Actresses in Film History

#89 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#55 on The Best Singers of All Time

#26 on The Best Female Vocalists Ever

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Aaliyah is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Ferncliff Cemetery
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Aaliyah Dana Haughton was an American singer, dancer, actress, and model. She was born in Brooklyn, New York, and raised in Detroit, Michigan. At the age of 10, she appeared on the television show Star Search and performed in concert alongside Gladys Knight. At age 12, Aaliyah signed with Jive ...more

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Age: Died at 22 (1979-2001)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Profession: Model, Actor, Singer, Dancer

Credits: Boyhood, Anastasia, Romeo Must Die, Doctor Dolittle

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#11 on The Greatest Musicians Who Died Before 30

#60 on Rock Stars Whose Deaths Were The Most Untimely

#12 on The Most Iconic Celebrity First Names

#63 on The Greatest Women in Music, 1980s to Today

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Malcolm X is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Ferncliff Cemetery
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Malcolm X, born Malcolm Little and also known as El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz, was an American Muslim minister and a human rights activist. To his admirers he was a courageous advocate for the rights of blacks, a man who indicted white America in the harshest terms for its crimes against black ...more

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Age: Died at 40 (1925-1965)

Birthplace: North Omaha, Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America

Profession: Writer, Human rights activist

Credits: Malcolm X, V for Vendetta, Malcolm X, Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X

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Joan Crawford is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Ferncliff Cemetery
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Joan Crawford was an American film and television actress who started as a dancer and stage chorine. Beginning her career as a dancer in traveling theatrical companies before debuting as a chorine on Broadway, Crawford signed a motion picture contract with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in 1925. In the 1930s, ...more

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Age: Died at 73 (1904-1977)

Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, United States of America

Profession: Pin-up girl, Actor, Singer, Dancer

Credits: Mildred Pierce, What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?, Johnny Guitar, Grand Hotel

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#22 on The Best Actresses in Film History

#3 on The Greatest American Actresses of All Time

#3 on The Greatest Actress Performances of All Time

#66 on The Greatest Female Characters in Film History

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Basil Rathbone is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Ferncliff Cemetery
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Philip St. John Basil Rathbone, MC was a South African-born English actor. He rose to prominence in the UK as a Shakespearean stage actor and went on to appear in over 70 films, primarily costume dramas, swashbucklers and, occasionally, horror films. He frequently portrayed suave villains or morally ...more

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Age: Died at 75 (1892-1967)

Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa

Profession: Soldier, Actor, Voice acting

Credits: The Adventures of Robin Hood, The Woman in Green, Terror by Night, Dressed to Kill

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Ed Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Ferncliff Cemetery
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Edward Vincent "Ed" Sullivan was a television personality, sports and entertainment reporter, and longtime syndicated columnist for the New York Daily News. He is principally remembered as the creator and host of the television variety program The Toast of the Town, later popularly—and, eventually, ...more

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Age: Died at 73 (1901-1974)

Birthplace: Harlem, New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Screenwriter, Actor, Presenter

Credits: Bye Bye Birdie, The Ed Sullivan Show, Mr. Broadway

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#17 on The Best Emmy Hosts Ever

#11 on The All-Time Greatest Late Night Talk Show Hosts

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Preston Sturges is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Ferncliff Cemetery
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Preston Sturges was an American playwright, screenwriter, and film director. In 1941, he won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for the film The Great McGinty, his first of three nominations in the category. Sturges took the screwball comedy format of the 1930s to another level, writing ...more

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Age: Died at 61 (1898-1959)

Birthplace: USA, Chicago, Illinois

Profession: Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Film Director Playwright

Credits: The Invisible Man, The Lady Eve, Sullivan's Travels, The Palm Beach Story The Miracle of Morgan's Creek, + more

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#48 on The Best Directors Never Nominated for Oscars

#50 on The Best Comedy Directors in Film History

#41 on The Best-Ever Oscar Winners for Best Writing (Original Screenplay)

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Cab Calloway is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Ferncliff Cemetery
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Cabell "Cab" Calloway III was a jazz singer and bandleader. He was strongly associated with the Cotton Club in Harlem, New York City, where he was a regular performer. Calloway was a master of energetic scat singing and led one of the United States' most popular big bands from the start of the 1930s ...more

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Age: Died at 87 (1907-1994)

Birthplace: Rochester, New York, USA

Profession: Musician, Bandleader, Singer-songwriter, Actor Singer

Credits: The Blues Brothers, The Cincinnati Kid, Stormy Weather, Snow White St. Louis Blues, + more

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