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

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

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

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Augustus II the Strong is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Augustus II the Strong Died at 63 (1670-1733) Augustus II the Strong of the Albertine line of the House of Wettin was Elector of Saxony, Imperial Vicar and became King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania. Augustus' great physical strength ...more

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Carola of Vasa is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Carola of Vasa Died at 74 (1833-1907) Carola of Vasa was a titular princess of Sweden, and the queen consort of Saxony. She was the last Queen of Saxony.

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Infanta Maria Anna of Portugal is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Infanta Maria Anna of Portugal Died at 41 (1843-1884) Infanta Maria Ana of Portugal was a Portuguese infanta, the eldest surviving daughter of Queen Maria II of Portugal and her King consort Ferdinand II of Portugal, born Prince of Saxe-Coburg and

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Princess Carolina of Parma is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Princess Carolina of Parma Died at 34 (1770-1804) Carolina Maria Teresa Giuseppa of Parma was a Princess of Parma by birth, and Princess of Saxony by marriage to Prince Maximilian of Saxony. Carolina was the eldest child of Ferdinand, Duke of ...more

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Maria Josepha of Austria is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Maria Josepha of Austria Died at 58 (1699-1757) Maria Josepha of Austria was born an Archduchess of Austria, and from 1711 to 1713 was heiress presumptive to the Habsburg Empire. By her marriage to Augustus III of Poland she was the Electress ...more

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Princess Maria Immaculata of B... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Princess Maria Immaculata of Bourbon-Two Sicilies Died at 73 (1874-1947) Princess Maria Immaculata Cristina Pia Isabella of Bourbon-Two Sicilies was the fourth child and eldest daughter of Prince Alfonso of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, Count of Caserta and his wife Princess ...more

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Duchess Maria Isabella of Würt... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Duchess Maria Isabella of Württemberg Died at 33 (1871-1904) Duchess Maria Isabella Philippine Theresia Mathilde Josephine of Württemberg was a member of the House of Württemberg and a Duchess of Württemberg by birth and a member of the ...more

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Princess Sophie of Luxembourg is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Princess Sophie of Luxembourg Died at 39 (1902-1941) Princess Sophie Caroline Marie Wilhelmine of Luxembourg was the sixth and youngest daughter of Grand Duke William IV and his wife, Infanta Marie Anne of Portugal. Sophie was born in Berg Castle, ...more

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Duchess Maria Antonia of Bavar... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Duchess Maria Antonia of Bavaria Died at 56 (1724-1780) Maria Antonia, Princess of Bavaria, Electress of Saxony, was a German composer, singer, harpsichordist and patron, known particularly for her operas Il trionfo della fedeltà and Talestri, ...more

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Maximilian, Crown Prince of Sa... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Maximilian, Crown Prince of Saxony Died at 79 (1759-1838) Maximilian of Saxony, was German prince and a member of the House of Wettin. He was the sixth but third and youngest surviving son of Frederick Christian, Elector of Saxony and Princess Maria ...more

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Princess Maria Carolina of Sav... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Princess Maria Carolina of Savoy Died at 18 (1764-1782) Maria Carolina of Savoy was a Princess of Savoy from her birth. She was the youngest daughter of the future Victor Amadeus III of Sardinia and married in 1781 to the Electoral Prince of Saxony. ...more

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Amalie Auguste of Bavaria is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Amalie Auguste of Bavaria Died at 76 (1801-1877) Amalie Auguste was a Princess of Bavaria and Queen of Saxony.

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Prince Johann Georg of Saxony is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Prince Johann Georg of Saxony Died at 69 (1869-1938) Prince Johann Georg Pius Karl Leopold Maria Januarius Anacletus of Saxony, Duke of Saxony was the sixth child and second-eldest son of George of Saxony and his wife Maria Anna of Portugal and a ...more

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George, King of Saxony is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
George, King of Saxony Died at 72 (1832-1904) George was a King of Saxony of the House of Wettin.

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Albert of Saxony is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Albert of Saxony Died at 74 (1828-1902) Albert was a King of Saxony and a member of the House of Wettin. He was the eldest son of Prince John, by his wife Amalie Auguste of Bavaria. Albert had a successful military career leading ...more

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Sibylle of Cleves is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Sibylle of Cleves Died at 42 (1512-1554) Sibylle of Cleves was Electress consort of Saxony. Born in in Düsseldorf, she was the eldest daughter of Johann III of the House of La Marck, Duke of Jülich jure uxoris, Cleves, Berg ...more

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Augustus III of Poland is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Augustus III of Poland Died at 67 (1696-1763) Augustus III was King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania from 1734 until 1763, as well as Elector of Saxony in the Holy Roman Empire from 1733 until 1763 where he was known as Frederick ...more

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Frederick Augustus I of Saxony is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Frederick Augustus I of Saxony Died at 77 (1750-1827) Frederick Augustus I was King of Saxony from the House of Wettin. He was also Elector Frederick Augustus III of Saxony and Duke Frederick Augustus I of Warsaw. Succeeding his father in 1763 as ...more

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Frederick Christian, Elector o... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Frederick Christian, Elector of Saxony Died at 41 (1722-1763) Frederick Christian, Elector of Saxony was the Prince-Elector of Saxony for less than three months in 1763. He was a member of the House of Wettin. He was the third but eldest surviving son of ...more

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Princess Mathilde of Saxony is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Princess Mathilde of Saxony Died at 70 (1863-1933) Princess Mathilde of Saxony, Duchess of Saxony was the third child and third-eldest daughter of George of Saxony and his wife, Maria Anna of Portugal. She was an elder sister of the Kingdom of ...more

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Amalie of Zweibrücken-Birkenfe... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Amalie of Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld Died at 76 (1752-1828) Amalie of Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld-Bischweiler was the last Electress and first Queen of Saxony and Duchess of Warsaw.

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Archduchess Marie Caroline of ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Archduchess Marie Caroline of Austria Died at 31 (1801-1832) Archduchess Marie Caroline Ferdinanda of Austria, Crown Princess of Saxony.

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Frederick Augustus III of Saxo... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Frederick Augustus III of Saxony Died at 67 (1865-1932) Frederick Augustus III was the last King of Saxony and a member of the House of Wettin. Born in Dresden, Frederick Augustus was the first son of King George and his wife, Maria Anna of Portugal. ...more

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Frederick Augustus II of Saxon... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Frederick Augustus II of Saxony Died at 57 (1797-1854) Frederick Augustus II was King of Saxony and a member of the House of Wettin. He was the eldest son of Maximilian, Prince of Saxony — younger son of the Elector Frederick Christian of Saxony — ...more

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Anthony of Saxony is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Anthony of Saxony Died at 81 (1755-1836) Anthony, also known by his German name Anton, was a King of Saxony from the House of Wettin. He became known as Anton der Gütige. He was the fifth but third surviving son of Frederick ...more

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Princess Amalie of Saxony is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Princess Amalie of Saxony Died at 76 (1794-1870) Amalie Marie Friederike Auguste, Princess of Saxony, full name Maria Amalia Friederike Augusta Karolina Ludovica Josepha Aloysia Anna Nepomucena Philippina Vincentia Franziska de Paula Franziska ...more

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Georg, Crown Prince of Saxony is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Georg, Crown Prince of Saxony Died at 50 (1893-1943) Georg, Crown Prince of Saxony, the last Crown Prince of Saxony, was the heir to the King of Saxony, Frederick Augustus III, at the time of the monarchy's abolition on 13 November 1918. He later ...more

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John of Saxony is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
John of Saxony Died at 72 (1801-1873) John was a King of Saxony and a member of the House of Wettin. He was born in Dresden, the third son of Maximilian, Prince of Saxony—younger son of the Elector Frederick Christian of Saxony—by ...more

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Maria Anna Sophia of Saxony is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Maria Anna Sophia of Saxony Died at 69 (1728-1797) Maria Anna Sophia of Saxony was a daughter of King Augustus III of Poland and his wife Maria Josepha of Austria who became Electress of Bavaria.

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Maria Anna of Bavaria is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Maria Anna of Bavaria Died at 72 (1805-1877) Princess Maria Anna of Bavaria was Queen Consort of Saxony from 1836 to 1854.

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Johann Georg, Chevalier de Sax... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Buried in Dresden
Johann Georg, Chevalier de Saxe Died at 70 (1704-1774) Johann Georg, Chevalier de Saxe, also called Johann Georg of Saxony, was a Saxon Field Marshal and Governor of Dresden. He was an illegitimate son of August the Strong, King of Poland and ...more