Graves Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery  

Jerry Greenfield
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List of notable people and celebrities buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery. This list includes the names of famous and significant people whose graves, mausoleums or memorials can be found at Pere Lachaise Cemetery in Paris and is designed to answer the question "Who is buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery?" Complete lists of interments at various cemeteries are not always revealed to the public, but a lot of information about where the gravesites and headstones of celebrities can often be found on the Web, and Pere Lachaise Cemetery has released some of this information. Cemeteries often have different policies about allowing the public to visit celebrity graves so it's a good idea to get in touch with them first before planning a trip.

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Abdul Rahman Ghassemlou is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Abdul Rahman Ghassemlou Dec. at 59 (1930-1989) - Known as: Leader of the Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan

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Achille Zavatta is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 78 (1915-1993) - Known as: French comedian

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Adelina Patti is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 76 (1843-1919) - Known as: Spanish-born opera singer

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Adolphe Thiers is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 80 (1797-1877) - Known as: French historian and statesman

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Ahmet Kaya is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 43 (1957-2000) - Known as: Turkish/Kurdish singer, songwriter and political exile

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Alain Bashung is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 62 (1947-2009) - Known as: French singer

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Alain Clément is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Alain Clément Known as: French journalist and writer

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Albert Soboul is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Albert Soboul Dec. at 68 (1914-1982) - Known as: French historian

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Alexandre Darracq is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Alexandre Darracq Dec. at 76 (1855-1931) - Known as: French automobile manufacturer

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Alexandre Falguière is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 69 (1831-1900) - Known as: French sculptor

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Alexandre Ferdinand Parseval-D... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Alexandre Ferdinand Parseval-Deschenes Dec. at 70 (1790-1860) - Known as: French admiral

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Alexandre Ledru-Rollin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Alexandre Ledru-Rollin Known as: French politician

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Alexandre-Théodore Brongniart is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 74 (1739-1813) - Known as: French architect

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Alexandrine-Caroline Branchu is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Alexandrine-Caroline Branchu Dec. at 70 (1780-1850) - Known as: French opera singer

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Alfred de Musset is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 47 (1810-1857) - Known as: French poet, novelist, dramatist

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Alice B. Toklas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 90 (1877-1967) - Known as: American author

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Allan Kardec is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 65 (1804-1869) - Known as: Founder of Spiritism

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Alphonse Bertillon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Alphonse Bertillon Dec. at 61 (1853-1914) - Known as: French anthropologist and father of anthropometry

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Alphonse Daudet is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 57 (1840-1897) - Known as: Famous French author

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Alphonse Royer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Alphonse Royer Known as: French poet and dramatist

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Alwin Nikolais is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 83 (1910-1993) - Known as: American choreographer

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Amedeo Modigliani is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 36 (1884-1920) - Known as: Italian painter and sculptor

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Andranik Ozanian is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 62 (1865-1927) - Known as: Armenian military commander and statesman

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André Gill is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
André Gill Dec. at 45 (1840-1885) - Known as: French caricaturist

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André Grétry is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
André Grétry Known as: Belgian-born French composer

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André Masséna is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
André Masséna Dec. at 59 (1758-1817) - Known as: French military commander and Marshal of France

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Angelo Mariani is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 52 (1821-1873) - Known as: French chemist

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Anna de Noailles is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 57 (1876-1933) - Known as: French poetess

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Antoine Brutus Menier is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Antoine Brutus Menier Dec. at 58 (1795-1853) - Known as: French chocolatier

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Antoine Parmentier is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Antoine Parmentier Known as: French agronomist

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Antoine-Augustin Préault is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 70 (1809-1879) - Known as: French sculptor

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Antoine-Louis Barye is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 79 (1796-1875) - Known as: French sculptor

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Antonio de La Gándara is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 56 (1861-1917) - Known as: French painter

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Armand Pierre Fernandez is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Armand Pierre Fernandez Known as: French painter

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Auguste Blanqui is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Auguste Blanqui Known as: French statesman

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Auguste Clésinger is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Auguste Clésinger Dec. at 69 (1814-1883) - Known as: French painter and sculptor

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Auguste Comte is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 59 (1798-1857) - Known as: French thinker; father of Positivism

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Auguste Maquet is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 75 (1813-1888) - Known as: French author

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Auguste-Laurent Burdeau is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Auguste-Laurent Burdeau Known as: French politician and plaintiff in the Drumont-Burdeau trial

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Benjamin Constant is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 63 (1767-1830) - Known as: Swiss-born liberal philosopher

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Benoît Costaz is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Benoît Costaz Dec. at 81 (1761-1842) - Known as: French bishop

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Bernardin de Saint Pierre is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Bernardin de Saint Pierre Known as: French writer

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Bruno Coquatrix is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Bruno Coquatrix Dec. at 69 (1910-1979) - Known as: French lyricist and music impresario

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Camille Erlanger is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 56 (1863-1919) - Known as: French composer

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Camille Pissarro is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 73 (1830-1903) - Known as: French Impressionist painter

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Casimir Pierre Périer is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Casimir Pierre Périer Known as: French statesman

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Célestine Galli-Marié is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Célestine Galli-Marié Dec. at 65 (1840-1905) - Known as: French opera singer

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Charles Messier is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 87 (1730-1817) - Known as: French astronomer, publisher of Messier's catalogue

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Charles Nodier is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 64 (1780-1844) - Known as: French writer

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Charles Percier is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Buried at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Dec. at 74 (1764-1838) - Known as: French Neo-classical architect