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

List features Grover Cleveland, George F. Kennan and more people.

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

From celebrity tombs at Princeton Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Princeton Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Princeton Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.
George F. Kennan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Princeton Cemetery
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George Frost Kennan was an American advisor, diplomat, and historian, known best as an advocate of a policy of containment of Soviet expansion at the end of World War II. He later reversed himself on containment. He lectured widely and wrote scholarly histories of the relations between USSR and the ...more

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Age: Died at 101 (1904-2005)

Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America

Profession: Politician, Biographer, Diplomat, Historian, Political scientist, + more

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#43 on The Most Influential People of the Cold War

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Jonathan Edwards is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Princeton Cemetery
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Jonathan Edwards was a Protestant preacher, philosopher, and theologian. Edwards "is widely acknowledged to be America's most important and original philosophical theologian," and one of America's greatest intellectuals. Edwards's theological work is broad in scope, but he was rooted in Reformed ...more

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Age: Died at 55 (1703-1758)

Birthplace: East Windsor, Springfield, Connecticut, United States of America

Profession: Theologian, Missionary, Pastor, Writer, Preacher, + more

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Grover Cleveland is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Princeton Cemetery
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Stephen Grover Cleveland was the 22nd and 24th President of the United States. He was the winner of the popular vote for president three times—in 1884, 1888, and 1892—and was one of the two Democrats elected to the presidency in the era of Republican political domination dating from 1861 to ...more

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Age: Died at 71 (1837-1908)

Birthplace: Essex County, Contiguous United States, United States of America, United States, with Territories, + more

Profession: Politician, Lawyer

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

#11 on The Best Two-Term U.S. Presidents

#44 on The Most Influential Politicians in American History

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

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Aaron Burr is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Princeton Cemetery
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Aaron Burr, Jr. was the third Vice President of the United States; he served during President Thomas Jefferson's first term. After serving as a Continental Army officer in the Revolutionary War, Burr became a successful lawyer and politician. He was elected twice to the New York State Assembly, was ...more

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Age: Died at 80 (1756-1836)

Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States of America

Profession: Politician

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#20 on The Best American Founding Fathers

#27 on The Greatest U.S. Vice Presidents of All Time

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