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

List people include Ludwig van Beethoven, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and many additional people as well.

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

From celebrity tombs at Vienna to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Vienna. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Vienna, like what year and where the person was born.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
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Age: Died at 35 (1756-1791)

Birthplace: Salzburg, Austria

Profession: Pianist, Musician, Composer, Violist Violinist

Credits: The King's Speech, The Shawshank Redemption, Batman Begins, Alien

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#18 on The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time

#18 on The All-Time Greatest People in History

#6 on People We Wish Were Still Alive

#8 on The Greatest Minds of All Time

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Ludwig van Beethoven is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
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Age: Died at 57 (1770-1827)

Birthplace: Bonn, Germany

Profession: Songwriter, Pianist, Musician, Lyricist Composer, + more

Credits: Django Unchained, A Clockwork Orange, The King's Speech, The Pianist

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#11 on The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time

#26 on The All-Time Greatest People in History

#37 on People We Wish Were Still Alive

#17 on The Greatest Minds of All Time

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Franz Schubert is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
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Age: Died at 31 (1797-1828)

Birthplace: Alsergrund, Vienna, Austria

Profession: Film Score Composer, Pianist, Composer, Violist Teacher

Credits: Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, The Avengers, The Sixth Sense, Good Will Hunting

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#25 on The Greatest Musicians Who Died Before 40

#41 on Dead Musicians You Most Want to See Perform as Holograms

#5 on The Best Piano Composers Ever, Ranked

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Johannes Brahms is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
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Age: Died at 64 (1833-1897)

Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany

Profession: Pianist, Composer

Credits: The Truman Show, The King's Speech, There Will Be Blood, Despicable Me 2

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#34 on Dead Musicians You Most Want to See Perform as Holograms

#15 on The Best Piano Composers Ever, Ranked

#3 on The Best Romantic Composers of All Time

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Johann Strauss II is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
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Age: Died at 74 (1825-1899)

Birthplace: Neubau, Vienna, Austria

Profession: Composer, Violinist

Credits: Amélie, The Grand Budapest Hotel, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Warrior

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#38 on The Most Musically Gifted Children of Musicians

#61 on Dead Musicians You Most Want to See Perform as Holograms

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Arnold Schoenberg is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
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Age: Died at 77 (1874-1951)

Birthplace: Leopoldstadt, Vienna, Austria

Profession: Conductor, Music pedagogue, Author, Composer Artist

Credits: Nouvelle Vague, Moses and Aaron, Dead Man's Memories, Lives No Longer Ours My War Years: Arnold Schoenberg, + more

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Hugo Wolf is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
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Age: Died at 43 (1860-1903)

Birthplace: Slovenj Gradec, Slovenia

Profession: Composer

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György Ligeti is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
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Age: Died at 83 (1923-2006)

Birthplace: Târnăveni, Romania

Profession: Composer

Credits: 2001: A Space Odyssey, 2010, Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow, Long Twilight After the Day Before, + more

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