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Famous People Buried in Lisbon

List of famous people buried in Lisbon, 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 Lisbon. If you're ever visiting Lisbon and want to check out historic graves, then use this list to pinpoint exactly which burial locations you want to see.

List ranges from Carlos I of Portugal to Pedro I of Brazil and more.

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

From celebrity tombs at Lisbon to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Lisbon. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Lisbon, like what year and where the person was born.


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    Afonso IV, called the Brave, was King of Portugal and the Algarves from 1325 until his death. He was the only legitimate son of King Denis of Portugal by his wife Elizabeth of Aragon. more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 66 (1291-1357)
    • Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal
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    Afonso VI was King of Portugal and the Algarves, the second of the House of Braganza, known as "the Victorious". more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 40 (1643-1683)
    • Birthplace: Ribeira Palace, Lisbon, Portugal
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    Infante D. Afonso, Duke of Porto was a Portuguese Infante of the House of Braganza, the son of King Dom Luis I of Portugal and his wife, Dona Maria Pia of Savoy. more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 55 (1865-1920)
    • Birthplace: Ajuda National Palace, Lisbon, Portugal
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    Carlos I the Diplomat was the King of Portugal and the Algarves. He was the first Portuguese king to die a violent death since Sebastian of Portugal. This occurred in 1908, when D. Carlos was murdered in Lisbon as he travelled in an open carriage with the royal family. more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 45 (1863-1908)
    • Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal
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    Catherine of Braganza was Queen of England, Scotland and Ireland from 1662 to 1685, as the wife of King Charles II. Catherine was born into the House of Braganza, the most senior noble house of Portugal, which became Portugal's royal house after Catherine's father, John, 8th Duke of Braganza, was ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 67 (1638-1705)
    • Birthplace: Ducal Palace of Vila Viçosa
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    David de Pury

    Born in Neuchâtel, David de Pury made fortunes from the timber and diamond trade of Brazil. Based in Lisbon he was not in Portugal at the time of the 1755 Lisbon Earthquake, but he was economically hard hit by it. However the reamianing 20 years or so of his life allowed him to build his fortune up ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 77 (1709-1786)
    • Birthplace: Neuchâtel, Switzerland
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    Ferdinand I, sometimes called the Handsome or occasionally the Inconstant, was the King of Portugal and the Algarve from 1367 until his death. more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 38 (1345-1383)
    • Birthplace: Coimbra, Portugal
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    Francis Tregian the Elder

    Francis Tregian the Elder was the son of John Tregian of Wolvenden of Probus, Cornwall and Catherine Arundell. A staunch Catholic, he inherited substantial estates on the death of his father, including the manors of Bedock, Landegy, Lanner and Carvolghe, and the family home, 'Golden', in the parish of ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 60 (1548-1608)
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    Giovanni Carlo Sicino Galli Bibiena

    Architect and thatre designer active first in Italy and later in Portugal. more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 43 (1717-1760)
    • Birthplace: Bologna, Italy
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    Henry Fielding was an English novelist and dramatist known for his rich earthy humour and satirical prowess, and as the author of the novel Tom Jones. Aside from his literary achievements, he has a significant place in the history of law-enforcement, having founded what some have called London's first ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 47 (1707-1754)
    • Birthplace: Sharpham, United Kingdom
    • Credits: Tom Jones
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    Afonso of Portugal, Lord of Portalegre

    Infante Afonso of Portugal was a Portuguese infante, son of King Afonso III of Portugal and his second wife Beatrice of Castile. He was titled Lord of Portalegre, Castelo de Vide, Arronches, Marvão and Lourinhã. Afonso was born on 8 February 1263 and in 1287 married Violante Manuel, daughter of ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 49 (1263-1312)
    • Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal
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    Infanta Isabel Luísa of Portugal was a Portuguese infanta and the sole daughter of King Peter II of Portugal and his first wife and former sister-in-law Maria Francisca of Savoy. As such she was styled Princess of Beira. She was the presumptive heir to the throne of Portugal between 1668 and 1689, the ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 21 (1669-1690)
    • Birthplace: Ribeira Palace, Lisbon, Portugal
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    John III was the King of Portugal and the Algarves from 13 December 1521 to 11 June 1557. He was the son of King Manuel I and Maria of Aragon, the third daughter of King Ferdinand II of Aragon and Queen Isabella I of Castile. John succeeded his father in 1521, at the age of nineteen. During his rule, ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 55 (1502-1557)
    • Birthplace: São Jorge Castle, Lisbon, Portugal
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    John IV was the King of Portugal and the Algarves from 1640 to his death. He was the grandson of Catherine, Duchess of Braganza, who had in 1580 claimed the Portuguese crown and sparked the struggle for the throne of Portugal. John IV was nicknamed John the Restorer. On the eve of his death in 1656, the ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 52 (1604-1656)
    • Birthplace: Vila Viçosa, Portugal
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    D. João V, known as the Magnificent and the Portuguese Sun King, was a Braganza monarch who ruled as King of Portugal and the Algarves during the first half of the 18th-century. João V raised the prestige of Portugal, which had been in a long decline amongst European courts, to a new and glorious level ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 61 (1689-1750)
    • Birthplace: Ribeira Palace, Lisbon, Portugal
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    Joseph I, "the Reformer", was the King of Portugal and the Algarves from 31 July 1750 until his death. more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 63 (1714-1777)
    • Birthplace: Ribeira Palace, Lisbon, Portugal
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    Luís I was the King of Portugal and the Algarves between 1861 and 1889. He was the second son of Maria II and Ferdinand II and was created Duke of Porto and Viseu. Luís was a cultured man who wrote vernacular poetry, but had no distinguishing gifts in the political field into which he was thrust by the ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 51 (1838-1889)
    • Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal
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    Manuel I, the Fortunate, King of Portugal and the Algarves was the son of Infante Ferdinand, Duke of Viseu by his wife, Infanta Beatrice of Portugal. His name is associated with a period of Portuguese civilization distinguished by significant achievements both in political affairs and the arts. In spite ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 52 (1469-1521)
    • Birthplace: Alcochete Municipality, Portugal
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    Manuel II "the Patriot" or "the Unfortunate" was the last King of Portugal, ascending the throne after the assassination of his father, King Carlos I of Portugal, and his elder brother, Luís Filipe, Prince Royal of Portugal. Before ascending the throne he was Duke of Beja. His reign ended with the ... more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 43 (1889-1932)
    • Birthplace: Belém Palace, Lisbon, Portugal
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    Dona Maria II "the Educator" or "the Good Mother", was Queen regnant of the Kingdom of Portugal and the Algarves from 1826 to 1828 and again from 1834 to 1853. She was a member of the House of Braganza. more on Wikipedia
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    • Age: Died at 34 (1819-1853)
    • Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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