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

List people range from Max Beerbohm to Henry Moore.

This list answers the questions "Which famous people are buried in St Paul's Cathedral?" and "Which celebrities are buried in St Paul's Cathedral?"

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

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Max Beerbohm is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in St Paul's Cathedral
Dec. at 84 (1872-1956)
Sir Henry Maximilian "Max" Beerbohm was an English essayist, parodist, and caricaturist best known today for his 1911 novel Zuleika Dobson.

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Henry Moore is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in St Paul's Cathedral
Dec. at 88 (1898-1986)
Henry Spencer Moore OM CH FBA RBS was an English sculptor and artist. He was best known for his semi-abstract monumental bronze sculptures which are located around the world as public works of ...more

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Joshua Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in St Paul's Cathedral
Dec. at 69 (1723-1792)
Sir Joshua Reynolds PRA FRS FRSA was an influential eighteenth-century English painter, specialising in portraits. He promoted the "Grand Style" in painting which depended on ...more

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Frederick Roberts, 1st Earl Ro... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in St Paul's Cathedral
Dec. at 82 (1832-1914)
Field Marshal Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts VC, KG, KP, GCB, OM, GCSI, GCIE, KStJ, VD, PC was a British soldier who was one of the most successful commanders of the 19th century. He ...more

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Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount N... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in St Paul's Cathedral
Dec. at 47 (1758-1805)
Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, KB was a British flag officer in the Royal Navy. He was noted for his inspirational leadership and superb grasp of strategy and unconventional tactics, which ...more

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William Carnegie, 7th Earl of ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in St Paul's Cathedral
Dec. at 73 (1758-1831)
Admiral William Carnegie, 7th Earl of Northesk GCB was born at Bruntsfield in Edinburgh to Admiral George Carnegie, 6th Earl of Northesk and Anne Melville.

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Henry Bartle Frere is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in St Paul's Cathedral
Henry Bartle Frere Dec. at 69 (1815-1884)
Sir Henry Bartle Edward Frere, 1st Baronet, GCB, GCSI, was a British colonial administrator. He had a successful career in India rising to become Governor of Bombay. However as High Commissioner ...more

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John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lan... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in St Paul's Cathedral
John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster Dec. at 59 (1340-1399)
John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster, KG was a member of the House of Plantagenet, the third surviving son of King Edward III of England and Philippa of Hainault. He was called "John of ...more

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Blanche of Lancaster is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in St Paul's Cathedral
Dec. at 23 (1345-1368)
Blanche of Lancaster was a member of the English royal House of Plantagenet, daughter of the kingdom's wealthiest and most powerful peer, Henry of Grosmont, 1st Duke of Lancaster. She was the ...more

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Garnet Wolseley, 1st Viscount ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in St Paul's Cathedral
Dec. at 80 (1833-1913)
Field Marshal Garnet Joseph Wolseley, 1st Viscount Wolseley, KP, GCB, OM, GCMG, VD, PC was an Anglo-Irish officer in the British Army. He served in Burma, the Crimean War, the Indian Mutiny, ...more

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George Dawe is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in St Paul's Cathedral
George Dawe Dec. at 48 (1781-1829)
George Dawe was an English portraitist who painted 329 portraits of Russian generals active during Napoleon's invasion of Russia for the Military Gallery of the Winter Palace. He relocated to ...more

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Æthelred the Unready is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in St Paul's Cathedral
Dec. at 48 (968-1016)
Æthelred the Unready, or Æthelred II, was King of the English. He was the son of King Edgar and Queen Ælfthryth and was only about ten years old when his half-brother Edward ...more

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Anne Herbert, Countess of Pemb... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried in St Paul's Cathedral
Anne Herbert, Countess of Pembroke Dec. at 37 (1515-1552)
Anne Herbert, Countess of Pembroke, Baroness Herbert of Cardiff was lady-in-waiting to each of Henry VIII of England's six wives. She was the younger sister of his sixth wife, Catherine Parr.

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Henry de Lacy, 3rd Earl of Lin... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Buried in St Paul's Cathedral
Henry de Lacy, 3rd Earl of Lincoln Dec. at 62 (1249-1311)
Henry de Lacy, 3rd Earl of Lincoln, Baron of Pontefract was an English nobleman and confidant of Edward I of England.