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

This list is made up of many different people, including Dmitri Shostakovich and Nikita Khrushchev.

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

From celebrity tombs at Novodevichy Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Novodevichy Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Novodevichy Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.
Nikita Khrushchev is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Novodevichy Cemetery
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Age: Died at 77 (1894-1971)

Birthplace: Kalinovka, Russia

Profession: Politician

Credits: Sputnik Mania

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Dmitri Shostakovich is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Novodevichy Cemetery
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Age: Died at 69 (1906-1975)

Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia

Profession: Conductor, Film Score Composer, Pianist, Composer, Teacher

Credits: Children of Men, Eyes Wide Shut, Bridge of Spies, Nymphomaniac: Vol. I

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Boris Yeltsin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Novodevichy Cemetery
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Age: Died at 76 (1931-2007)

Birthplace: Butka, Russia, Russia

Profession: Politician

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#51 on The Most Influential People of the Cold War

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Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Novodevichy Cemetery
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Age: Died at 64 (1844-1908)

Birthplace: Tikhvin, Russia

Profession: Conductor, Composer, Teacher

Credits: Song of Scheherazade, Invitation to the Dance, The Night Before Christmas, The Snow Maiden, Sadko, + more

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