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Famous People Buried in St Paul's Cathedral

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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

    Dec. at 84 (1872-1956)
    Sir Henry Maximilian "Max" Beerbohm (24 August 1872 – 20 May 1956) was an English essayist,...  more
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    Henry Moore

    Dec. at 88 (1898-1986)
    Henry Spencer Moore (30 July 1898 – 31 August 1986) was an English artist. He is best known...  more
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    Joshua Reynolds

    Dec. at 69 (1723-1792)
    Sir Joshua Reynolds (16 July 1723 – 23 February 1792) was an English painter, specialising in...  more
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    Field Marshal Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts, (30 September 1832 – 14 November...  more
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    Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson

    Dec. at 47 (1758-1805)
    Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, 1st Duke of Bronté, (29 September 1758 – 21...  more

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    Admiral William Carnegie, 7th Earl of Northesk GCB (19 April 1758 – 28 May 1831) was born at...  more
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    Henry Bartle Frere

    Dec. at 69 (1815-1884)
    Sir Henry Bartle Edward Frere, 1st Baronet (29 March 1815 – 29 May 1884) was a British...  more
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    John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster

    Dec. at 59 (1340-1399)
    John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster (6 March 1340 – 3 February 1399) was an English prince,...  more
  • 9

    Blanche of Lancaster

    Dec. at 23 (1345-1368)
    Blanche of Lancaster (25 March 1342 – 12 September 1368) was a member of the English royal...  more
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    Field Marshal Garnet Joseph Wolseley, 1st Viscount Wolseley (4 June 1833 – 25 March 1913),...  more
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    George Dawe

    Dec. at 48 (1781-1829)
    George Dawe (6 February 1781 in St James's, Westminster, Kingdom of Great Britain– 15 October...  more
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    Æthelred the Unready

    Dec. at 48 (968-1016)
    Æthelred II (Old English: Æþelræd, pronounced [æðelræːd]; c. 966 – 23 April 1016), known as...  more
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    Anne Herbert, Countess of Pembroke

    Dec. at 37 (1515-1552)
    Anne Herbert, Countess of Pembroke, Baroness Herbert of Cardiff (15 June 1515 – 20 February...  more
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    Henry de Lacy, 3rd Earl of Lincoln

    Dec. at 62 (1249-1311)
    Henry de Lacy, 3rd Earl of Lincoln, Baron of Pontefract (c. 1251 – February 1311) was an...  more