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Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery

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

Examples of people on this list include John Tyler and Jefferson Davis.

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

From celebrity tombs at Hollywood Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Hollywood Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Hollywood Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.
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Jefferson Davis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Dec. at 81 (1808-1889)

Birthplace: Fairview, Kentucky, United States of America

Jefferson Finis Davis (June 3, 1808 – December 6, 1889) was an American politician who served as the only President of the Confederate States of America from 1861 to 1865. As a member of the ...more

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James Monroe is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Dec. at 73 (1758-1831)

Birthplace: Monroe Hall, Virginia, United States of America

James Monroe (; April 28, 1758 – July 4, 1831) was an American statesman, lawyer, diplomat and Founding Father who served as the fifth president of the United States from 1817 to 1825. A member ...more

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J.E.B. Stuart is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Dec. at 31 (1833-1864)

Birthplace: Ararat, Virginia

James Ewell Brown "Jeb" Stuart (February 6, 1833 – May 12, 1864) was a United States Army officer from Virginia who became a Confederate States Army general during the American Civil ...more
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Alvin Duke Chandler is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Dec. at 85 (1902-1987)

Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia

Alvin Duke Chandler (August 18, 1902 – May 26, 1987) was the twenty-first president of the College of William & Mary, serving from 1951 to 1960. He also served as the chancellor of The ...more
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John Tyler is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Dec. at 72 (1790-1862)

Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America

John Tyler (March 29, 1790 – January 18, 1862) was the tenth president of the United States from 1841 to 1845 after briefly serving as the tenth vice president (1841); he was elected to the ...more

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Edward Johnson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Dec. at 57 (1816-1873)

Birthplace: Midlothian, Virginia

Edward "Allegheny" Johnson (April 16, 1816 – March 2, 1873) was a United States Army officer and Confederate general in the American Civil War. Highly rated by Robert E. Lee, he was ...more
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George Pickett is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Dec. at 50 (1825-1875)

Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia

George Edward Pickett (January 16, 1825 – July 30, 1875) was a career United States Army officer who became a major general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. He is ...more
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Richard Channing Moore ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Dec. at 79 (1762-1841)

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Richard Channing Moore (August 21, 1762 – November 11, 1841) was the second bishop of the Diocese of Virginia (1814–1841).
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James J. Archer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Dec. at 47 (1817-1864)

Birthplace: Havre de Grace, Maryland

James Jay Archer (December 19, 1817 – October 24, 1864) was a lawyer and an officer in the United States Army during the Mexican–American War. He later served as a Brigadier General in the ...more
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Philip St. George Cocke ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Dec. at 52 (1809-1861)

Birthplace: Bremo Bluff, Virginia

Philip St. George Cocke (April 17, 1809 – December 26, 1861) was a brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the first year of the American Civil War. He is best known for ...more
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David Gregg McIntosh is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Dec. at 81 (1835-1916)

Birthplace: Society Hill, South Carolina

David Gregg McIntosh (March 16, 1836 – October 16, 1916) was a Confederate artillery officer during the American Civil War from the state of South Carolina.
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Samuel P. Moore is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Samuel P. Moore Dec. at 76 (1813-1889)

Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina

Samuel Preston Moore (September 16, 1813 – May 31, 1889) was an American military physician, who served in the medical corps of the United States Army during the Mexican–American War, and later ...more
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Walter Gwynn is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Walter Gwynn Dec. at 80 (1802-1882)

Birthplace: West Virginia

Walter Gwynn (February 22, 1802 – February 6, 1882) was an American civil engineer and soldier who became a Virginia Provisional Army general and North Carolina militia brigadier general in the ...more
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Joseph R. Anderson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Joseph R. Anderson Dec. at 79 (1813-1892)

Birthplace: Fincastle, Virginia

Joseph Reid Anderson (February 16, 1813 – September 7, 1892) was an American civil engineer, industrialist, politician and soldier. During the American Civil War he served as a Confederate ...more
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Thomas M. Logan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Thomas M. Logan Dec. at 74 (1840-1914)

Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina

Thomas Muldrup Logan (November 3, 1840 – August 11, 1914) was an American soldier and businessman. He served as a Confederate general during the American Civil War, and afterward was greatly ...more
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John Rogers Cooke is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
John Rogers Cooke Dec. at 58 (1833-1891)

Birthplace: Jefferson Barracks Military Post

John Rogers Cooke (June 9, 1833 – April 10, 1891) was a Confederate general during the American Civil War. He was the son of Union general Philip St. George Cooke and the brother-in-law of ...more
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Henry Heth is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Henry Heth Dec. at 74 (1825-1899)

Birthplace: Black Heath

Henry Heth ( not ) (December 16, 1825 – September 27, 1899) was a career United States Army officer who became a Confederate general in the American Civil War. He came to the notice of Robert E. ...more
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John D. Imboden is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
John D. Imboden Dec. at 72 (1823-1895)

Birthplace: Virginia

John Daniel Imboden (; February 16, 1823 – August 15, 1895), American lawyer, Virginia state legislator, slaveowner and a Confederate army general. During the American Civil War, he commanded an ...more
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Richard B. Garnett is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Richard B. Garnett Dec. at 46 (1817-1863)

Birthplace: Virginia

Richard Brooke Garnett (November 21, 1817 – July 3, 1863) was a career United States Army officer and a Confederate general in the American Civil War. He was court-martialed by Stonewall Jackson ...more
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Charles Robert Francis ... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Charles Robert Francis Dec. at 71 (1875-1946)

Birthplace: Doylestown, Pennsylvania

Charles Robert Francis (b: May 19, 1875 Doylestown, Pennsylvania–July 15, 1946) was a Marine who received the Medal of Honor for actions on June 21, 1900, near Tientsin, China during the Boxer ...more
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Edward E. Lyon is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Edward E. Lyon Dec. at 60 (1871-1931)

Birthplace: Hixton, Wisconsin

Edward Eugene Lyon (August 8, 1871 – November 18, 1931) was a United States Army private received the Medal of Honor for actions on May 13, 1899 during the Philippine–American War. Private Lyon ...more
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Sam Jones is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
Sam Jones Dec. at 68 (1819-1887)

Birthplace: Virginia

General Samuel Jones (December 17, 1819 – July 31, 1887) was a major general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. At the midpoint of the war, he commanded the Department ...more
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James K. Marshall is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
James K. Marshall Dec. at 24 (1839-1863)

Birthplace: Virginia

James Keith "Jimmy" Marshall (April 17, 1839 – July 3, 1863) was a Confederate Army officer during the American Civil War. Marshall commanded the wounded J. Johnston Pettigrew's ...more
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William E. Starke is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
William E. Starke Dec. at 48 (1814-1862)

Birthplace: Virginia

William Edwin Starke (1814 – September 17, 1862) was a wealthy Gulf Coast businessman and a brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. He was killed in ...more
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William Pegram is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Buried in Hollywood Cemetery
William Pegram Dec. at 24 (1841-1865)

Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia

William Ransom Johnson Pegram, known as "Willie" or "Willy", (June 29, 1841 – April 2, 1865) was an artillery officer in Robert E. Lee's Confederate Army of Northern Virginia ...more