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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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    BirthplaceFairview, 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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  • 2

    James Monroe

    Dec. at 73 (1758-1831)

    BirthplaceMonroe 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 of...  more

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  • 3

    J.E.B. Stuart

    Dec. at 31 (1833-1864)

    BirthplaceArarat, 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 War. He was...  more
  • 4

    Alvin Duke Chandler

    Dec. at 84 (1902-1987)

    BirthplaceRichmond, 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 Colleges of...  more
  • 5

    John Tyler

    Dec. at 71 (1790-1862)

    BirthplaceVirginia, 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 latter...  more

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  • 6

    Edward Johnson

    Dec. at 56 (1816-1873)

    BirthplaceMidlothian, 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 made a divisional...  more
  • 7

    George Pickett

    Dec. at 50 (1825-1875)

    BirthplaceRichmond, 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 best...  more
  • 8

    Richard Channing Moore

    Dec. at 79 (1762-1841)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Richard Channing Moore (August 21, 1762 – November 11, 1841) was the second bishop of the Diocese of Virginia (1814–1841)....  more
  • 9

    James J. Archer

    Dec. at 46 (1817-1864)

    BirthplaceHavre 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
  • 10

    Philip St. George Cocke

    Dec. at 52 (1809-1861)

    BirthplaceBremo 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 organizing...  more
  • 11

    David Gregg McIntosh

    Dec. at 81 (1835-1916)

    BirthplaceSociety 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....  more
  • 12

    Samuel P. Moore

    Dec. at 75 (1813-1889)

    BirthplaceCharleston, 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 as...  more
  • 13

    Walter Gwynn

    Dec. at 79 (1802-1882)

    BirthplaceWest 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 early...  more
  • 14

    Joseph R. Anderson

    Dec. at 79 (1813-1892)

    BirthplaceFincastle, 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 general,...  more
  • 15

    Thomas M. Logan

    Dec. at 73 (1840-1914)

    BirthplaceCharleston, 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 involved...  more
  • 16

    John Rogers Cooke

    Dec. at 57 (1833-1891)

    BirthplaceJefferson 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
  • 17

    Henry Heth

    Dec. at 73 (1825-1899)

    BirthplaceBlack 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. Lee...  more
  • 18

    John D. Imboden

    Dec. at 72 (1823-1895)

    BirthplaceVirginia

    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
  • 19

    Richard B. Garnett

    Dec. at 45 (1817-1863)

    BirthplaceVirginia

    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 for...  more
  • 20

    Charles Robert Francis

    Dec. at 71 (1875-1946)

    BirthplaceDoylestown, 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
  • 21

    Edward E. Lyon

    Dec. at 60 (1871-1931)

    BirthplaceHixton, 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 was...  more
  • 22

    Sam Jones

    Dec. at 67 (1819-1887)

    BirthplaceVirginia

    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 of...  more
  • 23

    James K. Marshall

    Dec. at 24 (1839-1863)

    BirthplaceVirginia

    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 brigade during...  more
  • 24

    William E. Starke

    Dec. at 48 (1814-1862)

    BirthplaceVirginia

    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 action at...  more
  • 25

    William Pegram

    Dec. at 23 (1841-1865)

    BirthplaceRichmond, 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 during the American...  more