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List of famous people cremated, 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 who had cremations. If you're ever visiting cremation sites and want to check out historic graves, then use this list to pinpoint exactly which burial locations you want to see.

This list below has a variety of people in it, from Bea Arthur to Sylvia Sidney.

This list answers the questions "Which famous people were cremated?" and "Which celebrities had cremations?"

From celebrity tombs to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people who were cremated. You can find useful information below for these notable people cremated, like what year and where the person was born.
Bea Arthur is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Were Cremated
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Beatrice "Bea" Arthur was an American actress, comedian, and singer whose career spanned seven decades. Arthur achieved fame as the character Maude Findlay on the 1970s sitcoms All in the Family and Maude, and as Dorothy Zbornak on the 1980s sitcom The Golden Girls, winning Emmy Awards for both roles. A stage actress both before and after her television success, she won the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for her performance as Vera Charles in the original cast of Mame. ...more

Age: Died at 87 (1922-2009)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

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Sylvia Sidney is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Were Cremated
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Sylvia Sidney was an American actress of stage, screen and film, who rose to prominence in the 1930s appearing in numerous crime dramas. ...more

Age: Died at 89 (1910-1999)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

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Victor French is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Were Cremated
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Victor Edwin French was an American actor and director. He is remembered for roles on the television programs Little House on the Prairie and Highway to Heaven. ...more

Age: Died at 55 (1934-1989)

Birthplace: USA, California, Santa Barbara

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Frank Packer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Were Cremated
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Sir Douglas Frank Hewson Packer, KBE, was an Australian media proprietor who controlled Australian Consolidated Press and the Nine Network. He was the patriarch of the Packer family. ...more

Age: Died at 68 (1906-1974)

Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

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