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

This list below has a variety of people, like Jerry Orbach and Harold Nicolson, in it.

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

From celebrity tombs at Trinity Church Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Trinity Church Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Trinity Church Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.
Jerry Orbach is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Trinity Church Cemetery
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Jerome Bernard "Jerry" Orbach was an American actor and singer, described at his death as "one of the last bona fide leading men of the Broadway musical and global celebrity on television" and a "versatile stage and film actor". Orbach's professional career began on the New York stage, both on and off-Broadway, where he created roles such as El Gallo in the original Off-Broadway run of The Fantasticks and became the first performer to sing that show's standard "Try To Remember", Billy Flynn in the original Chicago and Julian Marsh in the original 42nd Street. Nominated for multiple Tony Awards, Orbach won for his performance as Chuck Baxter in Promises, Promises. Later in his career, Orbach ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 69 (1935-2004)

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

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Harold Nicolson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Trinity Church Cemetery
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Sir Harold George Nicolson KCVO CMG was an English diplomat, author, diarist and politician. He was the husband of writer Vita Sackville-West. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 82 (1886-1968)

Birthplace: Tehran, Iran

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John Jacob Astor IV is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Trinity Church Cemetery
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John Jacob "Jack" Astor IV, often dubbed "Jack Ass" in the press, was an American businessman, real estate builder, investor, inventor, writer, lieutenant colonel in the Spanish–American War, and a prominent member of the Astor family. In April 1912, Astor earned a prominent place in history when he embarked on the ocean liner RMS Titanic, which struck an iceberg and sank in the early hours of April 15. Astor was among the 1,514 people on board who did not survive. He was the richest passenger aboard the Titanic, and was thought to be among the richest people in the world at that time, with a net worth of $85,000,000 when he died. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 48 (1864-1912)

Birthplace: Rhinebeck, New York City, USA, New York

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Philip Kearny is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Trinity Church Cemetery
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Philip Kearny, Jr. was a United States Army officer, notable for his leadership in the Mexican-American War and American Civil War. He was killed in action in the 1862 Battle of Chantilly. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 47 (1815-1862)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

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