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Famous People Buried in London

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List of famous people buried in London, 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 London. Here are also celebs who were buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park and notable people buried in Highgate Cemetery. If you're ever visiting London and want to check out historic graves, then use this list to pinpoint exactly which burial locations you want to see.

John Snow and Benedict Arnold are included in this list. Featuring famous British people and more, this list has many celebrity burial sites in London, England. 

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

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

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    Jack Warner

    Jack Warner

    Dec. at 86 (1895-1981)

    BirthplaceEngland, London

    Jack Warner, OBE (born Horace John Waters, 24 October 1895 – 24 May 1981) was a British film... more on Wikipedia
  • 2
    Edward V of England

    Edward V of England

    Dec. at 13 (1470-1483)

    BirthplaceEurasia, Westminster, United Kingdom, London, England

    Edward V (2 November 1470 – c. 1483) succeeded his father, Edward IV, as King of England and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 3
    Benedict Arnold

    Benedict Arnold

    Dec. at 60 (1741-1801)

    BirthplaceNorwich, Connecticut

    Benedict Arnold (January 14, 1741 [O.S. January 3, 1740] – June 14, 1801) was an American... more on Wikipedia

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  • 4
    Isabella Beeton

    Isabella Beeton

    Dec. at 29 (1836-1865)

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Isabella Mary Beeton (née Mayson; 14 March 1836 – 6 February 1865), known as Mrs Beeton, was... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    Mary I of England

    Mary I of England

    Dec. at 42 (1516-1558)

    BirthplacePalace of Placentia, London, United Kingdom

    Mary I (18 February 1516 – 17 November 1558), also known as Mary Tudor, was the Queen of... more on Wikipedia

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  • 6
    Spencer Perceval

    Spencer Perceval

    Dec. at 50 (1762-1812)

    BirthplaceLondon, England

    Spencer Perceval (1 November 1762 – 11 May 1812) was a British statesman who served as Prime... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Charles Spurgeon

    Charles Spurgeon

    Dec. at 58 (1834-1892)

    BirthplaceKelvedon, United Kingdom

    Charles Haddon Spurgeon (19 June 1834 – 31 January 1892) was an English Particular Baptist... more on Wikipedia

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  • 8
    Henry VII of England

    Henry VII of England

    Dec. at 52 (1457-1509)

    BirthplacePembroke Castle, Pembroke, United Kingdom

    Henry VII (Welsh: Harri Tudur; 28 January 1457 – 21 April 1509) was the King of England and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 9
    Hiram Maxim

    Hiram Maxim

    Dec. at 76 (1840-1916)

    BirthplaceSangerville, Maine

    Sir Hiram Stevens Maxim (5 February 1840 – 24 November 1916) was an American-born British... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Joseph Bramah

    Joseph Bramah

    Dec. at 66 (1748-1814)

    BirthplaceStainborough, United Kingdom

    Joseph Bramah (13 April 1748 – 9 December 1814), born Stainborough Lane Farm, Stainborough,... more on Wikipedia
  • 11
    George Hackenschmidt

    George Hackenschmidt

    Dec. at 91 (1877-1968)

    BirthplaceTartu, Estonia

    Georg Karl Julius Hackenschmidt (1 August [O.S. 20 July] 1877 – 19 February 1968) was an early... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Max Beerbohm

    Max Beerbohm

    Dec. at 84 (1872-1956)

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Sir Henry Maximilian "Max" Beerbohm (24 August 1872 – 20 May 1956) was an English essayist,... more on Wikipedia
  • 13

    Mary Louisa Molesworth

    Dec. at 82 (1839-1921)

    BirthplaceRotterdam, Netherlands

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  • 14
    John William Godward

    John William Godward

    Dec. at 61 (1861-1922)

    BirthplaceWimbledon, London, United Kingdom

    John William Godward (9 August 1861 – 13 December 1922) was an English painter from the end of... more on Wikipedia
  • 15

    William Gordon Rutherfurd

    Dec. at 54 (1764-1818)

    BirthplaceWilmington, North Carolina

    Captain William Gordon Rutherfurd RN, CB (1765 – 14 January 1818) was an officer in the Royal... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    Howard Carter

    Howard Carter

    Dec. at 65 (1874-1939)

    BirthplaceKensington, London, United Kingdom

    Howard Carter (9 May 1874 – 2 March 1939) was a British archaeologist and Egyptologist who... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Sax Rohmer

    Sax Rohmer

    Dec. at 76 (1883-1959)

    BirthplaceBirmingham, United Kingdom

    Arthur Henry "Sarsfield" Ward (15 February 1883 – 1 June 1959), better known as Sax Rohmer,... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    John Snow

    John Snow

    Dec. at 45 (1813-1858)

    BirthplaceYork, United Kingdom

    John Snow (15 March 1813 – 16 June 1858) was an English physician and a leader in the ... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    Joseph Bonomi the Younger

    Joseph Bonomi the Younger

    Dec. at 82 (1796-1878)

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Joseph Bonomi the Younger (9 October 1796 – 3 March 1878) was an English sculptor, artist,... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Henry Moore

    Henry Moore

    Dec. at 88 (1898-1986)

    BirthplaceCastleford, United Kingdom

    Henry Spencer Moore (30 July 1898 – 31 August 1986) was an English artist. He is best known... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    William Howard Russell

    William Howard Russell

    Dec. at 87 (1820-1907)

    BirthplaceCounty Dublin, Republic of Ireland

    Sir William Howard Russell (28 March 1820, Tallaght, County Dublin, Ireland – 11 February... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    Edward III of England

    Edward III of England

    Dec. at 65 (1312-1377)

    BirthplaceWindsor Castle, Windsor, United Kingdom

    Edward III (13 November 1312 – 21 June 1377) was King of England and Lord of Ireland from... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    John Wisden

    John Wisden

    Dec. at 58 (1826-1884)

    BirthplaceBrighton, United Kingdom

    John Wisden (5 September 1826 – 5 April 1884) was an English cricketer who played 187... more on Wikipedia
  • 24
    G. A. Henty

    G. A. Henty

    Dec. at 70 (1832-1902)

    BirthplaceTrumpington, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom

    George Alfred Henty (8 December 1832 – 16 November 1902) was a prolific English novelist and... more on Wikipedia
  • 25
    William Seguier

    William Seguier

    Dec. at 71 (1772-1843)
    William Seguier (; 9 November 1772 – 5 November 1843) was a British art dealer, painter, and... more on Wikipedia