List of famous people buried in Massachusetts, 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 Massachusetts. If you're ever visiting Massachusetts and want to check out historic graves, then use this list to pinpoint exactly which burial locations you want to see.
John Belushi and John Adams are only the beginning of the people on this list.
This list answers the questions "Which famous people are buried in Massachusetts?" and "Which celebrities are buried in Massachusetts?"From celebrity tombs at Massachusetts to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Massachusetts. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Massachusetts, like what year and where the person was born.
Age: Died at 33 (1949-1982)
Birthplace: USA, Chicago, Humboldt Park, Illinois
Profession: Comedian, Musician, Screenwriter, Actor
Credits: The Blues Brothers, Saturday Night Live, Animal House, 1941
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Age: Died at 79 (1803-1882)
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
Profession: Poet, Author, Essayist, Writer, Philosopher
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Age: Died at 47 (1922-1969)
Birthplace: Lowell, Massachusetts, United States of America
Profession: Painter, Poet, Novelist, Screenwriter
Credits: On the Road, Big Sur, Pull My Daisy, Kerouac, the Movie
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Age: Died at 91 (1735-1826)
Birthplace: Eastern United States, Braintree, New England, Norfolk County, United States of America, + more
Profession: Politician, Lawyer
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