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

A list made up of people like John Evans and Henry P. H. Bromwell.

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

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

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John Evans is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Denver
Dec. at 83 (1814-1897) John Evans was a US politician, physician, founder of various hospitals and medical associations, railroad promoter, Governor of the Territory of Colorado, and namesake of Evanston, Illinois; ...more

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Debbie is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Denver
Dec. at 26 (1953-1979)

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James Buck is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Denver
Dec. at 57 (1808-1865) James Buck was an American Civil War Medal of Honor recipient and a sailor in the United States Navy.

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George V. Kelley is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Denver
Dec. at 62 (1843-1905) George VanStavoren Kelley was a line officer in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He received the Medal of Honor for gallantry at the Battle of Franklin during the 1864 ...more

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Zebediah Duane Chapman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Denver
Dec. at 0 (1980-1980)

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William E. Adams is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Denver
William E. Adams Dec. at 32 (1939-1971) William Edward Adams was a Major in the United States Army who was killed in South Vietnam during the Vietnam War. He received the Medal of Honor.

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John F. Curry is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Denver
John F. Curry Dec. at 87 (1886-1973) Major General John Francis Curry was the first national commander of the Civil Air Patrol, the United States Air Force Auxiliary. He was also a major general in the United States Army Air

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Henry P. H. Bromwell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Denver
Dec. at 80 (1823-1903) Henry Pelham Holmes Bromwell was an American lawyer, politician from Illinois, and prominent Freemason. He was a lawyer and judge who served as a U.S. Representative from Illinois from 1865–1869 ...more

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Steven Curnow is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in Denver
Steven Curnow Dec. at 15 (1984-1999)

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Barbara Katie Chapman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in Denver
Dec. at 24 (1982-2006)

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Maximo Yabes is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in Denver
Maximo Yabes Dec. at 35 (1932-1967) First Sergeant Maximo Yabes born in Lodi, California, was a United States Army soldier who posthumously received the Medal of Honor — the United States' highest military decoration — for his ...more

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Kyle Velasquez is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in Denver
Kyle Velasquez Dec. at 17 (1982-1999)