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.
Sir Henry Maximilian "Max" Beerbohm was an English essayist, parodist, and caricaturist best known today for his 1911 novel Zuleika Dobson. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Died at 84 (1872-1956)
Birthplace: London, United Kingdomsee more on Max Beerbohm
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 art. His forms are usually abstractions of the human figure, typically depicting mother-and-child or reclining figures. Moore's works are usually suggestive of the female body, apart from a phase in the 1950s when he sculpted family groups. His forms are generally pierced or contain hollow spaces. Many interpreters liken the undulating form of his reclining figures to the landscape and hills of his birthplace, Yorkshire. Moore was born in Castleford, the son of a coal miner. He became well-known ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Died at 88 (1898-1986)
Birthplace: Castleford, United Kingdomsee more on Henry Moore
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 idealization of the imperfect. He was a founder and first president of the Royal Academy, and was knighted by George III in 1769. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Died at 69 (1723-1792)
Birthplace: Plympton, United Kingdomsee more on Joshua Reynolds
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 served in the Indian rebellion, the Expedition to Abyssinia and the Second Anglo-Afghan War before leading British Forces to success in the Second Boer War. He also became the last Commander-in-Chief of the Forces before the post was abolished in 1904. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Died at 82 (1832-1914)
Birthplace: Kanpur, Indiasee more on Frederick Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts