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Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park

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List of famous people buried in Forest 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 Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Here are also celebs who were buried in Woodlawn Cemetery and notable people buried in Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery. If you're ever visiting Forest Lawn Memorial Park and want to check out historic graves, then use this list to pinpoint exactly which burial locations you want to see.

There are six Forest Lawn Memorial Parks located in Southern California: Glendale, Hollywood Hills, Long Beach, Cypress, Covina, and Cathedral City. Known for having many famous burial sites, the cemeteries are frequently visited by tourists and fans. 

List people include Michael Jackson, Elizabeth Taylor and many additional people as well.

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

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

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Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 51 (1958-2009)
Michael Joseph Jackson was an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actor. Called the King of Pop, his contributions to music and dance, along with his publicized personal ...more
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Elizabeth Taylor is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 79 (1932-2011)
Dame Elizabeth Rosemond "Liz" Taylor, DBE was a British-born American actress. From her early years as a child star with MGM, she became one of the great screen actresses of ...more
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Brittany Murphy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 32 (1977-2009)
Brittany Murphy-Monjack, known professionally as Brittany Murphy, was an American film and stage actress, singer, and voice artist. Murphy, a native of Atlanta, moved to Los Angeles as a ...more
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Lucille Ball is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 78 (1911-1989)
Lucille Désirée Ball was an American actress, comedian, model, and film studio executive. She was the star of the sitcoms I Love Lucy, The Lucy–Desi Comedy Hour, The Lucy Show, ...more
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James Stewart is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 89 (1908-1997)
James Maitland "Jimmy" Stewart was an American film and stage actor, known for his distinctive drawl voice and down-to-earth persona. Over the course of his career, he starred in many ...more
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Clark Gable is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 59 (1901-1960)
Clark Gable was an American film actor, often referred to as "The King of Hollywood" or just simply as "The King". Gable began his career as a stage actor and appeared as an ...more
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Bette Davis is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 81 (1908-1989)
Ruth Elizabeth Davis, known as Bette Davis, was an American actress of film, television and theater. Regarded as one of the greatest actors in cinema history, she was noted for her willingness ...more
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Humphrey Bogart is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Died at 58 (1899-1957)
Humphrey DeForest Bogart was an American screen actor whose performances in such iconic 1940s films noir as The Maltese Falcon, Casablanca, and The Big Sleep, earned him the legacy of cultural ...more
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Jean Harlow is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 26 (1911-1937)
Jean Harlow was an American film actress of the 1930s. After being signed by director Howard Hughes, Harlow's first major appearance was in Hell's Angels, followed by a series of critically ...more
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Stan Laurel is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 75 (1890-1965)
Arthur Stanley Jefferson, better known by his stage name Stan Laurel, was an English comic actor, writer and film director, most famous as Laurel of comedic duo Laurel and Hardy – Hardy being ...more
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Liberace is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 68 (1919-1987)
Władziu Valentino Liberace, mononymously known as Liberace, was an American pianist and entertainer. A child prodigy and the first generation son of working class immigrants, Liberace's career ...more
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Joan Blondell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 73 (1906-1979)
Rose Joan Blondell was an American actress who performed in movies and on television for five decades as Joan Blondell. After winning a beauty pageant, Blondell embarked upon a film career. ...more
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Rod Steiger is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 77 (1925-2002)
Rodney Stephen "Rod" Steiger was an American actor known for his performances in such films as On the Waterfront, The Big Knife, Oklahoma!, The Harder They Fall, Across the Bridge, The ...more
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Sandra Dee is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 63 (1942-2005)
Sandra Dee was an American actress. Dee began her career as a model and progressed to film. Best known for her portrayal of ingenues, Dee won a Golden Globe Award in 1959 as one of the year's ...more
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Gene Autry is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 91 (1907-1998)
Orvon Grover Autry, better known as Gene Autry, was an American performer who gained fame as a singing cowboy on the radio, in movies, and on television for more than three decades beginning in ...more
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Steve Allen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 79 (1921-2000)
Stephen Valentine Patrick William "Steve" Allen was an American television personality, musician, composer, actor, comedian, and writer. Though he got his start in radio, Allen is best ...more
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Norma Shearer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 81 (1902-1983)
Edith Norma Shearer was a Canadian-American actress. Shearer was one of the most popular actresses in North America from the mid-1920s through the 1930s. Her early films cast her as the ...more
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W. C. Fields is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 66 (1880-1946)
William Claude Dukenfield, better known as W. C. Fields, was an American comedian, actor, juggler and writer. Fields's comic persona was a misanthropic and hard-drinking egotist, who remained a ...more
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Charles Laughton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 63 (1899-1962)
Charles Laughton was an English stage and film actor and director. Laughton was trained in London at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and first appeared professionally on the stage in 1926. In ...more
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Buster Keaton is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 71 (1895-1966)
Joseph Frank "Buster" Keaton was an American actor, vaudevillian, comedian, filmmaker, stunt performer, and writer. He was best known for his silent films, in which his trademark was ...more
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Fay Wray is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 97 (1907-2004)
Fay Wray was a Canadian-American actress most noted for playing the female lead in King Kong. Through an acting career that spanned 57 years, Wray attained international renown as an actress in ...more
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Gracie Allen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 69 (1895-1964)
Grace Ethel Cecile Rosalie "Gracie" Allen, was an American comedienne who became internationally famous as the zany partner and comic foil of husband George Burns. For contributions to ...more
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David Carradine is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 73 (1936-2009)
David Carradine was an American actor and martial artist, best known for his leading role as a warrior monk, Kwai Chang Caine, in the 1970s television series Kung Fu. He was a member of a ...more
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Lee Van Cleef is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 64 (1925-1989)
Clarence Leroy "Lee" Van Cleef, Jr., was an American film actor who appeared mostly in Westerns and action pictures. His sharp features and piercing eyes led to his being cast as a ...more
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Carole Lombard is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Dec. at 34 (1908-1942)
Carole Lombard was an American film actress. She was particularly noted for her highly neurotic, energetic and often off-beat roles in the screwball comedies of the 1930s. She was the ...more