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Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery

Updated June 14, 2019 18.7k views56 items

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.
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    Sharon Tate

    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 on Wikipedia

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  • 2
    John Candy

    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 on Wikipedia

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  • 3
    Ricardo Montalbán

    Ricardo Montalbán

    Dec. at 89 (1920-2009)

    BirthplaceMexico City, Mexico

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

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  • 4
    Rosalind Russell

    Rosalind Russell

    Dec. at 69 (1907-1976)

    BirthplaceUSA, Connecticut, Waterbury

    Catherine Rosalind Russell (June 4, 1907 – November 28, 1976) was an American actress,... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    Bela Lugosi

    Bela Lugosi

    Dec. at 74 (1882-1956)

    BirthplaceLugoj, Romania

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

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  • 6
    Fred MacMurray

    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 on Wikipedia

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  • 7
    Ann Miller

    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 on Wikipedia

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  • 8
    Jimmy Durante

    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 on Wikipedia

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  • 9
    Loretta Young

    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 on Wikipedia

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  • 10
    Dennis Day

    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 on Wikipedia
  • 11
    Mary Frann

    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 on Wikipedia
  • 12
    ZaSu Pitts

    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 on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Chris Penn

    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 on Wikipedia
  • 14
    John Farrow

    John Farrow

    Dec. at 59 (1904-1963)

    BirthplaceSydney, Australia

    John Villiers Farrow, KGCHS (10 February 1904 – 27 January 1963) was an Australian-born... more on Wikipedia
  • 15

    Edgar Kennedy

    Dec. at 58 (1890-1948)

    BirthplaceCalifornia, USA

    Edgar Livingston Kennedy (April 26, 1890 – November 9, 1948) was an American comedic character... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    Edmond O'Brien

    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 on Wikipedia
  • 17
    James Gleason

    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 on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Leo Penn

    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 on Wikipedia
  • 19
    William Dozier

    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 on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Walter Catlett

    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 on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Dixie Lee

    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 on Wikipedia

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  • 22
    J. M. Kerrigan

    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 on Wikipedia
  • 23
    Richard Egan

    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 on Wikipedia
  • 24
    George Pal

    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 on Wikipedia
  • 25
    Jack Haley

    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 on Wikipedia