List of famous people buried in Queens, 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 Queens. If you're ever visiting Queens and want to check out historic graves, then use this list to pinpoint exactly which burial locations you want to see.
The list you're viewing is made up of many different people, including Louis Armstrong and Dizzy Gillespie.
This list answers the questions "Which famous people are buried in Queens?" and "Which celebrities are buried in Queens?"From celebrity tombs at Queens to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Queens. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Queens, like what year and where the person was born.
Age: Died at 70 (1901-1971)
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America
Profession: Musician, Actor, Trumpeter, Singer
Credits: The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Blue Jasmine, WALL·E, Twelve Monkeys
#45 on The Best Singers of All Timesee more on Louis Armstrong
Age: Died at 95 (1870-1965)
Birthplace: Camden, South Carolina, USA
Profession: Businessperson, Politician, Investor, Financiersee more on Bernard Baruch
Age: Died at 76 (1917-1993)
Birthplace: Cheraw, South Carolina, United States of America
Profession: Film Score Composer, Musician, Bandleader, Actor, Composer, + more
Credits: Stormy Weather, The Cool World, The Cosmic Eye, Jivin' in Be-Bop, My Universe Inside Out, + moresee more on Dizzy Gillespie