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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.
Louis Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Queens
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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

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#69 on The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time

#45 on The Best Singers of All Time

#73 on People We Wish Were Still Alive

#20 on The Greatest Male Pop Singers of All Time

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Bernard Baruch is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Queens
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Age: Died at 95 (1870-1965)

Birthplace: Camden, South Carolina, USA

Profession: Businessperson, Politician, Investor, Financier

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Dizzy Gillespie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Queens
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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, + more

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Patsy Kelly is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Queens
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Age: Died at 71 (1910-1981)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Profession: Actor

Credits: Rosemary's Baby, Freaky Friday, The North Avenue Irregulars, The Cowboy and the Lady, The Gorilla, + more

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