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

This is a list that includes people like Frank Silvera and Maurice Gosfield.

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

From celebrity tombs at Long Island National Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Long Island National Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Long Island National Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.
Frank Silvera is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Long Island National Cemetery
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Frank Alvin Silvera was a Jamaican-born American character actor and theatrical director. Silvera was known as "the man with a thousand faces" because of his ability to play a wide array of roles. Born in Kingston, Jamaica and raised in Boston, Silvera dropped out of law school in 1934 after winning ...more

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Age: Died at 56 (1914-1970)

Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica

Credits: The Greatest Story Ever Told, The High Chaparral, Valdez Is Coming, Viva Zapata!, Fear and Desire, + more

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Pvt. Matthew M. Landano is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Long Island National Cemetery
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Matthew Landano was a passenger onboardĀ American Airlines flight 383. He was killed in the crash on November 8,1965. Private Landano was a Vietnam veteran. ...more

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Age: Died at 22 (1943-1965)

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Maurice Gosfield is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Long Island National Cemetery
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Maurice Lionel Gosfield was an American comic actor, most famous for his portrayal of Private Duane Doberman on the 1950s sitcom The Phil Silvers Show. ...more

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Age: Died at 51 (1913-1964)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Credits: Top Cat, The Phil Silvers Show, Top Cat and the Beverly Hills Cats, Keep in Step, Teenage Millionaire

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William Henry Gowan


William Henry Gowan was a United States Navy sailor and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration, the Medal of Honor. He was awarded the medal for his fire-fighting efforts during a blaze in Coquimbo, Chile. Gowan went on to have a 35-year Navy career, eventually becoming a ...more

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Age: Died at 73 (1884-1957)

Birthplace: Rye, New York, United States of America