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

Examples include Woody Strode and Raymond McKee.

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

From celebrity tombs at Riverside National Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Riverside National Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Riverside National Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.
Woody Strode is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Riverside National Cemetery
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Woodrow Wilson Woolwine "Woody" Strode was a decathlete and football star who went on to become a popular and pioneering African-American film actor. He was nominated for a Golden Globe award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in Spartacus in 1960. He served in the United States Army during ...more

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Age: Died at 80 (1914-1994)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Profession: Wrestler, Actor, American football player

Credits: Once Upon a Time in the West, Spartacus, The Ten Commandments, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance The Professionals, + more

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Mitchell Paige is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Riverside National Cemetery
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Colonel Mitchell Paige U.S.M.C. was a recipient of the Medal of Honor from World War II. He received this, the highest military honor awarded by the United States of America, for his actions at the Battle of Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands on October 26, 1942, where, after all of the other ...more

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Age: Died at 85 (1918-2003)

Birthplace: Charleroi, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Profession: Soldier, Military Officer

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Raymond McKee was an American actor. He appeared in 173 films between 1912 and 1935. His film debut was in The Lovers' Signal. During the production of The Unbeliever in 1918, McKee worked with his future wife, Marguerite Courtot. They worked again in the 1922 Down to the Sea in Ships. They married ...more

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Age: Died at 92 (1892-1984)

Birthplace: Keokuk, USA, Iowa

Profession: Actor

Credits: A Blind Bargain, Three Women, Down to the Sea in Ships, He Wanted His Pants She Married for Love, + more

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Lewis Millett is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Riverside National Cemetery
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Lewis Lee Millett Sr. was a United States Army officer who received the Medal of Honor during the Korean War for leading the last major American bayonet charge. He enlisted into the National Guard while still in high school and then in 1940 joined the United States Army Air Corps. When he thought ...more

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Age: Died at 89 (1920-2009)

Birthplace: Mechanic Falls, Maine, United States of America

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Marguerite Courtot is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Riverside National Cemetery
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Marguerite Gabrielle Courtot was an American silent film actress. ...more

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Age: Died at 89 (1897-1986)

Birthplace: Summit, New Jersey, United States of America

Profession: Actor

Credits: Bound and Gagged, Velvet Fingers, The Ventures of Marguerite, Down to the Sea in Ships The Unbeliever, + more

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Edwin A. Doss is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Riverside National Cemetery
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Edwin A. Doss was an American fighter pilot and commander in the U.S. Air Force during World War II and Korean War. Logging more than 4,500 flying hours, Doss flew 573 combat hours and accrued 280 combat missions during his leadership in the South West Pacific Theatre and Korean War. For his ...more

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Age: Died at 82 (1914-1996)

Birthplace: Rector, Arkansas, United States of America

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Frank John Lubin was an American-Lithuanian basketball player. Lubin was born on the east side of Los Angeles, California, to a family of Lithuanian immigrants and died in Glendale, California. A veteran with the United States Army Air Forces during World War II, Lubin was buried at Riverside ...more

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Age: Died at 89 (1910-1999)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Profession: Baseball player

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Harry Bartell was an American actor and announcer in radio, television and film. With his rather youthful sounding voice, Bartell was one of the busiest West Coast character actors from the early 1940s until the final end of network radio drama in the 1960s. He served in the United States ...more

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Age: Died at 91 (1913-2004)

Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

Profession: Announcer, Actor

Credits: Destination Tokyo

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