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

This list features Warren G. Harding, William McKinley and more.

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

From celebrity tombs at Ohio to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Ohio. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Ohio, like what year and where the person was born.
Warren G. Harding is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Ohio
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Age: Died at 58 (1865-1923)

Birthplace: Ohio, Morrow County, United States, with Territories Blooming Grove

Profession: Businessperson, Politician, Journalist, Newspaper

Credits: The Golden Twenties

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#67 on The Most Important Leaders in U.S. History

#39 on The Greatest U.S. Presidents of All Time

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John D. Rockefeller is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Ohio
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Age: Died at 98 (1839-1937)

Birthplace: Richford, New York, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson

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#42 on The Most Important Leaders in U.S. History

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William McKinley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Ohio
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Age: Died at 58 (1843-1901)

Birthplace: Ohio, United States of America, United States, with Territories Trumbull County, + more

Profession: Politician, Lawyer

Credits: McKinley at Home, Canton, Ohio, President McKinley Inauguration President McKinley's Inspection of Camp Wikoff

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#41 on The Most Important Leaders in U.S. History

#59 on The Most Influential Politicians in American History

#26 on The Greatest U.S. Presidents of All Time

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Paul Lynde is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Ohio
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Age: Died at 56 (1926-1982)

Birthplace: Mount Vernon, Ohio, United States of America

Profession: Character actor, Comedian, Actor

Credits: Bewitched, Charlotte's Web, Hollywood Squares, Bye Bye Birdie The Perils of Penelope Pitstop, + more

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Orville Wright is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Ohio
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Age: Died at 77 (1871-1948)

Birthplace: Dayton, Ohio, United States of America

Profession: Publisher, Pilot trainer, Inventor, Printer Aircraft designer

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Wilbur Wright is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Ohio
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Age: Died at 45 (1867-1912)

Birthplace: Millville, Liberty Township, Indiana, United States of America

Profession: Publisher, Pilot trainer, Inventor, Printer Aircraft designer

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Ray Combs is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Ohio
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Age: Died at 40 (1956-1996)

Birthplace: Hamilton, Ohio, USA

Profession: Comedian, Actor, Presenter

Credits: Family Feud, The 1984 Los Angeles Comedy Competition with Host Jay Leno, Family Challenge

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James A. Garfield is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Ohio
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Age: Died at 50 (1831-1881)

Birthplace: Ohio, United States, with Territories, Cuyahoga County Moreland Hills

Profession: Politician, Lawyer, Teacher

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#30 on The Greatest U.S. Presidents of All Time

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