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

List features people like William Randolph Hearst and Hiram Johnson.

This list answers the questions "Which famous people are buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park?" and "Which celebrities are buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park?"

From celebrity tombs at Cypress Lawn Memorial Park to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Cypress Lawn Memorial Park. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, like what year and where the person was born.

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William Randolph Hearst is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 88 (1863-1951) William Randolph Hearst was an American newspaper publisher who built the nation's largest newspaper chain and whose methods profoundly influenced American journalism. Hearst entered the ...more

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Phoebe Hearst is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 77 (1842-1919) Phoebe Elizabeth Apperson Hearst was an American philanthropist, feminist and suffragist. She was the mother of William Randolph Hearst.

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Laura Hope Crews is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 63 (1879-1942) Laura Hope Crews was a leading actress of the American stage in the first decades of the 20th century who is best remembered today for her later work as a character actress in motion pictures of ...more

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Hiram Johnson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 79 (1866-1945) Hiram Warren Johnson was a leading American progressive and isolationist politician from California; he served as the 23rd governor from 1911 to 1917, and as a United States Senator from 1917 to ...more

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Phineas Gage is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Phineas Gage Dec. at 37 (1823-1860) Phineas P. Gage was an American railroad construction foreman remembered for his improbable survival of an accident in which a large iron rod was driven completely through his head, destroying ...more

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Joseph Paul Cretzer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Joseph Paul Cretzer Dec. at 35 (1911-1946) Joseph Paul Cretzer was an American bank robber and prisoner at Alcatraz who participated in and was slain in the bloody "Battle of Alcatraz" which took place following a failed escape ...more

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Isabella Macdonald Alden is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Isabella Macdonald Alden Dec. at 89 (1841-1930) Isabella Macdonald Alden was an American author, writing under the pseudonym of Pansy.

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Gertrude Atherton is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 91 (1857-1948) Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton was a prominent and prolific American author. Many of her novels are set in her home state, California. Her best-seller Black Oxen was made into a silent movie of ...more

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Thomas Mooney is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 60 (1882-1942) Thomas Joseph "Tom" Mooney was an American political activist and labor leader, who was convicted with Warren K. Billings of the San Francisco Preparedness Day Bombing of 1916. ...more

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Calvin E. Simmons is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 32 (1950-1982) Calvin Eugene Simmons was an American symphony orchestra conductor. He was the first African-American conductor of a major orchestra.

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William Henry Crocker is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 76 (1861-1937) William Henry Crocker, was president of Crocker National Bank. He was a Republican.

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Lefty O'Doul is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 72 (1897-1969) Francis Joseph "Lefty" O'Doul was an American Major League Baseball player who went on to become an extraordinarily successful manager in the minor leagues, and also a vital figure in ...more

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Lincoln J. Beachey is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 28 (1887-1915) Lincoln J. Beachey was a pioneer American aviator and barnstormer. He became famous and wealthy from flying exhibitions, staging aerial stunts, helping invent aerobatics, and setting aviation ...more

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Frederick Low is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 66 (1828-1894) Frederick Ferdinand Low was an American politician, US congressman and the ninth governor of California.

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Rudolph Spreckels is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 86 (1872-1958) Rudolph Spreckels was the son of Claus Spreckels, who was known as the Sugar King. Rudolph is primarily known for financing the San Francisco Graft Investigation between 1906-9. He would be ...more

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Hubert Howe Bancroft is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Hubert Howe Bancroft Dec. at 86 (1832-1918) Hubert Howe Bancroft was an American historian and ethnologist who wrote, published and collected works concerning the western United States, Texas, California, Alaska, Mexico, Central America ...more

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Charles S. Howard is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 73 (1877-1950) Charles Stewart Howard was an American businessman. He made his fortune as an automobile dealer and became a prominent thoroughbred racehorse owner. Howard was dubbed one of the most successful ...more

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Monte Attell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 75 (1885-1960) Monte "The Nob Hill Terror" Attell, born in San Francisco, California, United States, was a champion boxer.

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Nick Traina is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Nick Traina Dec. at 19 (1978-1997) Nicholas John Steel Traina was an American singer, who was lead singer for the punk band Link 80.

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Harry Wolverton is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Harry Wolverton Dec. at 64 (1873-1937) Harry Sterling Wolverton, nicknamed "Fighting Harry", was an American professional baseball player. He played all or part of nine seasons in Major League Baseball from 1898 through ...more

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Charles de Young is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Charles de Young

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Charlie Sweeney is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Charlie Sweeney Dec. at 39 (1863-1902) Charles J. Sweeney was an American Major League Baseball pitcher from 1882 through 1887. He played with moderate success for several teams, but he is best known to historians for the inadvertent ...more

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James Clair Flood is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
James Clair Flood Dec. at 63 (1826-1889) James Clair Flood was an American businessman who made a fortune thanks to the Comstock Lode in Nevada. His mining operations are recounted to this day as the outstanding example of what may be ...more

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John C. Cremony is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
John C. Cremony Dec. at 64 (1815-1879) Major John C. Cremony was an American newspaperman who enrolled in the Massachusetts Volunteers in 1846, serving as a lieutenant. He served as a Spanish language interpreter for the U.S. ...more

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William Lobb is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
William Lobb Dec. at 55 (1809-1864) William Lobb was a Cornish plant collector, employed by Veitch Nurseries of Exeter, who was responsible for the commercial introduction to England of Araucaria araucana from Chile and the ...more

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Yu-Pen Chu is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Yu-Pen Chu

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Shu-Yuan Chu is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Shu-Yuan Chu

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Willie Jurado is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Willie Jurado

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Jennie Roosevelt Pool is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Jennie Roosevelt Pool