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

The list you're viewing contains people like Michael Jackson and Elvis Presley.

This list answers the questions "Which famous people are buried in United States of America?" and "Which celebrities are buried in United States of America?"

From celebrity tombs at United States of America to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is United States of America. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in United States of America, like what year and where the person was born.
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Elizabeth Taylor is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 79 (1932-2011)
Dame Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor (February 27, 1932 – March 23, 2011) was a British-American actress, businesswoman, and humanitarian. She began her career as a child actress in the early 1940s, ...more

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Farrah Fawcett is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 62 (1947-2009)
Farrah Leni Fawcett (; originally spelled Ferrah; February 2, 1947 – June 25, 2009) was an American actress of stage and screen, model, and artist. A four-time Emmy Award nominee and six-time ...more

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Abraham Lincoln is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 56 (1809-1865)
Abraham Lincoln (February 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865) was an American statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th president of the United States from 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. ...more

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George Washington is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 67 (1732-1799)
George Washington was the first President of the United States, the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army, and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. He presided over the ...more

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Frank Sinatra is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 83 (1915-1998)
Francis Albert Sinatra (; December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was an American singer, actor and producer who was one of the most popular and influential musical artists of the 20th century. He is ...more

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Brittany Murphy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 32 (1977-2009)
Brittany Anne Murphy-Monjack (born Brittany Anne Bertolotti; November 10, 1977 – December 20, 2009) was an American actress and singer. A native of Atlanta, Murphy moved to Los Angeles as a ...more

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Elvis Presley is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 42 (1935-1977)
Elvis Aaron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977), also known mononymously as Elvis, was an American singer and actor. Regarded as one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th ...more

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Bettie Page is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 85 (1923-2008)
Betty Mae Page (April 22, 1923 – December 11, 2008), known professionally as Bettie Page, was an American model who gained a significant profile in the 1950s for her pin-up photos. Often ...more

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Franklin D. Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 63 (1882-1945)
Franklin Delano Roosevelt (, ; January 30, 1882 – April 12, 1945), often referred to by initials FDR, was an American statesman and political leader who served as the 32nd president of the ...more

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Aaliyah is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 22 (1979-2001)
Aaliyah Dana Haughton (; January 16, 1979 – August 25, 2001) was an American singer, actress, and model. Born in Brooklyn, New York, and raised in Detroit, Michigan, she first gained recognition ...more

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Eleanor Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 78 (1884-1962)
Anna Eleanor Roosevelt (; October 11, 1884 – November 7, 1962) was an American political figure, diplomat and activist. She served as the First Lady of the United States from March 4, 1933 to ...more

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Benjamin Franklin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 84 (1706-1790)
Benjamin Franklin (January 17, 1706 [O.S. January 6, 1705] – April 17, 1790) was an American polymath and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. Franklin was a leading author, ...more

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Andy Warhol is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 59 (1928-1987)
Andy Warhol was an American artist who was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as pop art. His works explore the relationship between artistic expression, celebrity culture and ...more

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Clark Gable is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 59 (1901-1960)
William Clark Gable (February 1, 1901 – November 16, 1960) was an American film actor who is often referred to as "The King of Hollywood". He began his career as an extra in Hollywood ...more

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Gregory Peck is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 87 (1916-2003)
Eldred Gregory Peck (April 5, 1916 – June 12, 2003) was an American actor. He was one of the most popular film stars from the 1940s to the 1960s. Peck received five Academy Award for Best Actor ...more

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Bette Davis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 81 (1908-1989)
Ruth Elizabeth "Bette" Davis (; April 5, 1908 – October 6, 1989) was an American actress of film, television, and theater. With a career spanning 60 years, she is regarded as one of ...more

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Dwight D. Eisenhower is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 79 (1890-1969)
Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower ( EYE-zən-how-ər; October 14, 1890 – March 28, 1969) was an American army general and statesman who served as the 34th president of the United States from ...more

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Frank Zappa is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 53 (1940-1993)
Frank Vincent Zappa (December 21, 1940 – December 4, 1993) was an American multi-instrumentalist musician, composer, and bandleader. His work is characterized by nonconformity, free-form ...more

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Anne Bancroft is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 74 (1931-2005)
Anna Maria Louisa Italiano (September 17, 1931 – June 6, 2005), known professionally as Anne Bancroft, was an American actress, director, screenwriter, and singer associated with the method ...more

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Ayn Rand is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 77 (1905-1982)
Ayn Rand (; born Alisa Zinovyevna Rosenbaum; February 2 [O.S. January 20] 1905 – March 6, 1982) was a Russian-American writer and philosopher. She is known for her two best-selling novels, The ...more

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Cole Porter is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 73 (1891-1964)
Cole Albert Porter (June 9, 1891 – October 15, 1964) was an American composer and songwriter. Many of his songs became standards noted for their witty, urbane lyrics, and many of his scores ...more

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Dudley Moore is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 67 (1935-2002)
Dudley Stuart John Moore, CBE (19 April 1935 – 27 March 2002) was an English actor, comedian, musician and composer. Moore first came to prominence in the UK as one of the four writer-performers ...more

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George Gershwin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 39 (1898-1937)
George Gershwin (; born Jacob Bruskin Gershowitz, September 26, 1898 – July 11, 1937) was an American composer and pianist whose compositions spanned both popular and classical genres. Among his ...more

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Harriet Tubman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Harriet Tubman (born Araminta Ross, c. March 1822 – March 10, 1913) was an American abolitionist and political activist. Born into slavery, Tubman escaped and subsequently made some thirteen ...more

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Eva Gabor is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Dec. at 76 (1919-1995)
Eva Gabor ( AY-və gə-BOR, -⁠ GAH-bor; February 11, 1919 – July 4, 1995) was a Hungarian-American actress, singer, and socialite. She was widely known for her role on the 1965–71 television ...more

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