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

List features people like Joseph Stalin and Yuri Gagarin.

This list answers the questions "Which famous people are buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis?" and "Which celebrities are buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis?"

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

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Joseph Stalin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Dec. at 75 (1878-1953) Joseph Stalin or Iosif Vissarionovich Stalin was the leader of the Soviet Union from the mid-1920s until his death in 1953. Among the Bolshevik revolutionaries who took part in the Russian ...more

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Yuri Gagarin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Dec. at 34 (1934-1968) Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin was a Russian Soviet pilot and cosmonaut. He was the first human to journey into outer space, when his Vostok spacecraft completed an orbit of the Earth on 12 April ...more

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Georgy Zhukov is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Dec. at 78 (1896-1974) Georgy Konstantinovich Zhukov, was a Soviet career officer in the Red Army who, in the course of World War II, played the most pivotal role in leading the Red Army drive through much of Eastern ...more

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John Reed is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Dec. at 33 (1887-1920) John Silas "Jack" Reed was an American journalist, poet, and socialist activist, best remembered for his first-hand account of the Bolshevik Revolution, Ten Days That Shook the World. ...more

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Konstantin Rokossovsky is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Dec. at 72 (1896-1968) Konstantin Konstantinovich Rokossovsky was a Soviet officer of Polish and Belarusian origin who became a Marshal of the Soviet Union, a Marshal of Poland and served as Poland's Defence Minister. ...more

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Sergey Biryuzov is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Sergey Biryuzov Dec. at 60 (1904-1964) Sergey Semyonovich Biryuzov was a Marshal of the Soviet Union and Chief of the General Staff.

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Aleksandr Vasilevsky is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Dec. at 82 (1895-1977) Aleksandr Mikhaylovich Vasilevsky was a Russian career officer in the Red Army who was promoted to the rank of Marshal of the Soviet Union in 1943. He was the Chief of the General Staff of the ...more

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Rodion Malinovsky is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Dec. at 69 (1898-1967) Rodion Yakovlevich Malinovsky was a Soviet military commander in World War II and Defense Minister of the Soviet Union in the late 1950s and 1960s. He contributed to the major defeat of Germany ...more

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Andrey Yeryomenko is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Dec. at 78 (1892-1970) Andrey Ivanovich Yeryomenko was a Soviet general during World War II and, subsequently, a Marshal of the Soviet Union.

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Boris Shaposhnikov is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Boris Shaposhnikov Dec. at 63 (1882-1945) Boris Mikhailovitch Shaposhnikov was a Soviet military commander.

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Andrei Grechko is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Dec. at 73 (1903-1976) Andrei Antonovich Grechko was a Soviet general, Marshal of the Soviet Union and Minister of Defense.

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Mitrofan Ivanovich Nedelin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Mitrofan Ivanovich Nedelin Dec. at 58 (1902-1960) Mitrofan Ivanovich Nedelin was a Soviet military commander who served as Chief Marshal of Artillery, a position he held from May 8, 1959 until his untimely death. A member of Communist Party ...more

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Matvei Zakharov is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Matvei Zakharov Dec. at 74 (1898-1972) Matvei Vasilevich Zakharov, Marshal of the Soviet Union, Chief of General Staff, Deputy Defense Minister, was born in Voylovo, a village in Kalininsky District, Tver Oblast to peasant parents. ...more

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Leonid Govorov is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Leonid Govorov Dec. at 58 (1897-1955) Leonid Aleksandrovich Govorov was a Soviet military commander. An artillery officer, he joined the Red Army in 1920. He graduated from several Soviet military academies, including the Military ...more

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Hamazasp Babadzhanian is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Hamazasp Babadzhanian Dec. at 71 (1906-1977) Hamazasp Khachaturi Babadzhanian was a Soviet military commander, veteran of the Second World War, and Chief Marshal of the Tank and Armored Troops of the Soviet Union.

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Ivan Yakubovsky is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Ivan Yakubovsky Dec. at 64 (1912-1976) Ivan Ignatyevich Yakubovsky was a Marshal of the Soviet Union, twice made a Hero of the Soviet Union and serving as commander-in-chief of the Warsaw Pact from 1967 to 1976.

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Vasily Sokolovsky is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Vasily Sokolovsky Dec. at 71 (1897-1968) Vasily Danilovich Sokolovsky was a Soviet military commander. Sokolovsky was born into a peasant family in Kozliki, a small town in the province of Grodno. He worked as a teacher in a rural ...more

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Fyodor Tolbukhin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Fyodor Tolbukhin Dec. at 55 (1894-1949) Fyodor Ivanovich Tolbukhin was a Soviet military commander.

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Kirill Meretskov is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Dec. at 71 (1897-1968) Kirill Afanasievich Meretskov was a Soviet military commander. Having joined the Communist Party in 1917, he served in the Red Army from 1920. During the Winter War, he was responsible for ...more

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Kliment Voroshilov is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Dec. at 88 (1881-1969) Kliment Yefremovich Voroshilov, popularly known as Klim Voroshilov was a prominent Soviet military officer and politician during the Stalin era.

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Ivan Konev is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Buried in Kremlin Wall Necropolis
Dec. at 77 (1896-1973) Ivan Stepanovich Konev, was a Soviet military commander, who led Red Army forces on the Eastern Front during World War II, retook much of Eastern Europe from occupation by the Axis Powers, and ...more