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Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery

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

List ranges from Joe DiMaggio to John Candy and more.

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

From celebrity tombs at Holy Cross Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Holy Cross Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.
  • Sharon Tate1

    Sharon Tate

    Dec. at 26 (1943-1969)

    BirthplaceDallas, Texas, United States of America

    Sharon Marie Tate Polanski (January 24, 1943 – August 9, 1969) was an American actress and...  more

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  • John Candy2

    John Candy

    Dec. at 44 (1950-1994)

    BirthplaceNewmarket, Canada

    John Franklin Candy (October 31, 1950 – March 4, 1994) was a Canadian actor and comedian,...  more

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  • Ricardo Montalbán3

    Ricardo Montalbán

    Dec. at 89 (1920-2009)

    BirthplaceMexico City, Mexico

    Ricardo Gonzalo Pedro Montalbán y Merino, KSG (; Spanish pronunciation: [montalˈβan]; 25...  more

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  • Rosalind Russell4

    Rosalind Russell

    Dec. at 69 (1907-1976)

    BirthplaceWaterbury, Connecticut, United States of America

    Catherine Rosalind Russell (June 4, 1907 – November 28, 1976) was an American actress,...  more
  • Bela Lugosi5

    Bela Lugosi

    Dec. at 74 (1882-1956)

    BirthplaceLugoj, Romania

    Béla Ferenc Dezső Blaskó (Hungarian: [ˈbeːlɒ ˈfɛrɛnt͡s ˈdɛʒøː ˈblɒʃkoː]; 20 October 1882 – 16...  more

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  • Fred MacMurray6

    Fred MacMurray

    Dec. at 83 (1908-1991)

    BirthplaceKankakee, Illinois, United States of America

    Frederick Martin MacMurray (August 30, 1908 – November 5, 1991) was an American actor and...  more

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  • Ann Miller7

    Ann Miller

    Dec. at 81 (1923-2004)

    BirthplaceChireno, Texas, United States of America

    Johnnie Lucille Collier (April 12, 1923 – January 22, 2004), known professionally as Ann...  more

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  • Jimmy Durante8

    Jimmy Durante

    Dec. at 87 (1893-1980)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    James Francis Durante ( də-RAN-tee, Italian: [duˈrante]; February 10, 1893 – January 29, 1980)...  more

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  • Loretta Young9

    Loretta Young

    Dec. at 87 (1913-2000)

    BirthplaceUSA, Salt Lake City, Utah

    Loretta Young (born Gretchen Young; January 6, 1913 – August 12, 2000) was an American...  more
  • Dennis Day10

    Dennis Day

    Dec. at 72 (1916-1988)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Dennis Day (born Owen Patrick Eugene McNulty; May 21, 1916 – June 22, 1988) was an American...  more
  • Mary Frann11

    Mary Frann

    Dec. at 55 (1943-1998)

    BirthplaceSt. Louis, Missouri, USA

    Mary Frann (born Mary Frances Luecke, February 27, 1943 – September 23, 1998) was an American...  more
  • ZaSu Pitts12

    ZaSu Pitts

    Dec. at 69 (1894-1963)

    BirthplaceUSA, Kansas, Parsons

    ZaSu Pitts (; born Eliza Susan Pitts; January 3, 1894 – June 7, 1963) was an American actress...  more
  • Chris Penn13

    Chris Penn

    Dec. at 41 (1965-2006)

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

    Christopher Shannon Penn (October 10, 1965 – January 24, 2006) was an American actor. Penn was...  more
  • John Farrow14

    John Farrow

    Dec. at 59 (1904-1963)

    BirthplaceSydney, Australia

    John Villiers Farrow, KGCHS (10 February 1904 – 27 January 1963) was an Australian-born...  more
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    Edgar Kennedy

    Dec. at 58 (1890-1948)

    BirthplaceCalifornia, USA

    Edgar Livingston Kennedy (April 26, 1890 – November 9, 1948) was an American comedic character...  more
  • Edmond O'Brien16

    Edmond O'Brien

    Dec. at 70 (1915-1985)

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    Edmond O'Brien (September 10, 1915 – May 9, 1985) was an American actor who appeared in more...  more
  • James Gleason17

    James Gleason

    Dec. at 77 (1882-1959)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    For the politician, see James P. Gleason. Not to be confused with people named James...  more
  • Leo Penn18

    Leo Penn

    Dec. at 77 (1921-1998)

    BirthplaceUSA, Lawrence, Massachusetts

    Leonard Francis Penn (August 27, 1921 – September 5, 1998) was an American actor and director...  more
  • William Dozier19

    William Dozier

    Dec. at 83 (1908-1991)

    BirthplaceUSA, Nebraska, Omaha

    William McElroy Dozier (; February 13, 1908 – April 23, 1991) was an American film and...  more
  • Walter Catlett20

    Walter Catlett

    Dec. at 71 (1889-1960)

    BirthplaceUSA, California, San Francisco

    Walter Catlett (February 4, 1889 – November 14, 1960), born Walter Leland Catlett, was an...  more
  • Dixie Lee21

    Dixie Lee

    Dec. at 41 (1911-1952)

    BirthplaceHarriman, Tennessee, United States of America

    Wilma Winifred Wyatt (November 4, 1909 – November 1, 1952) better known as Dixie Lee was an...  more

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  • J. M. Kerrigan22

    J. M. Kerrigan

    Dec. at 80 (1884-1964)

    BirthplaceRepublic of Ireland, Dublin

    Joseph Michael Kerrigan (16 December 1884 – 29 April 1964), better known as J. M. Kerrigan,...  more
  • Richard Egan23

    Richard Egan

    Dec. at 66 (1921-1987)

    BirthplaceUSA, California, San Francisco

    Richard Egan (July 29, 1921 – July 20, 1987) was an American actor. After beginning his career...  more
  • George Pal24

    George Pal

    Dec. at 72 (1908-1980)

    BirthplaceEurasia, Cegléd, Hungary, Pest County

    George Pal (born György Pál Marczincsak; Hungarian: [ˈmɒrt͡sint͡ʃɒk ˈɟørɟ ˈpɑːl] February 1,...  more
  • Jack Haley25

    Jack Haley

    Dec. at 81 (1898-1979)

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, USA

    John Joseph Haley Jr. (August 10, 1898 – June 6, 1979) was an American vaudevillian, actor,...  more