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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.
William Randolph Hearst is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
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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 publishing business in 1887 after taking control of The San Francisco Examiner from his father. Moving to New York City, he acquired The New York Journal and engaged in a bitter circulation war with Joseph Pulitzer's New York World that led to the creation of yellow journalism—sensationalized stories of dubious veracity. Acquiring more newspapers, Hearst created a chain that numbered nearly 30 papers in major American cities at its peak. He later expanded to magazines, creating the largest newspaper and ...more

Age: Died at 88 (1863-1951)

Birthplace: California, United States of America

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

Age: Died at 77 (1842-1919)

Birthplace: Missouri, United States of America

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Laura Hope Crews is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
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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 the 1930s. Her best-known film role was Aunt Pittypat in Gone with the Wind. ...more

Age: Died at 63 (1879-1942)

Birthplace: California, United States of America

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Hiram Johnson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
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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 1945. He was Theodore Roosevelt's running mate in the 1912 presidential election on the Progressive, aka Bull Moose, ticket. ...more

Age: Died at 79 (1866-1945)

Birthplace: Sacramento, California, USA

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