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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.

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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
Died at 79 (1932-2011) Dame Elizabeth Rosemond "Liz" Taylor, DBE was a British-born American actress. From her early years as a child star with MGM, she became one of the great screen actresses of ...more

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Farrah Fawcett is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 62 (1947-2009) Mary Farrah Leni Fawcett was an American actress and artist. A four-time Emmy Award nominee and six-time Golden Globe Award nominee, Fawcett rose to international fame when she posed for her ...more

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Abraham Lincoln is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 56 (1809-1865) Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States, serving from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln led the United States through its Civil War—its bloodiest war ...more

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

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Frank Sinatra is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 83 (1915-1998) Francis Albert "Frank" Sinatra was an American singer, actor, director, and producer. Beginning his musical career in the swing era as a boy singer with Harry James and Tommy Dorsey, ...more

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Brittany Murphy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 32 (1977-2009) Brittany Murphy-Monjack, known professionally as Brittany Murphy, was an American film and stage actress, singer, and voice artist. Murphy, a native of Atlanta, 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
Died at 42 (1935-1977) Elvis Aaron Presley was an American singer and actor. Regarded as one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th century, he is often referred to as "the King of Rock and ...more

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Bettie Page is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 85 (1923-2008) Bettie Mae Page was an American model who gained a significant profile in the 1950s for her pin-up photos. Often referred to as the "Queen of Pinups", her jet black hair, blue eyes, ...more

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Franklin D. Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 63 (1882-1945) Franklin Delano Roosevelt, commonly known by his initials FDR, was an American statesman and political leader who served as the 32nd President of the United States. A Democrat, he won a record ...more

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Aaliyah is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 22 (1979-2001) Aaliyah Dana Haughton was an American singer, dancer, actress, and model. She was born in Brooklyn, New York, and raised in Detroit, Michigan. At the age of 10, she appeared on the television ...more

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Eleanor Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 78 (1884-1962) Anna Eleanor Roosevelt was an American politician, diplomat, and activist. She was the longest-serving First Lady of the United States, holding the post from March 1933 to April 1945 during her ...more

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Benjamin Franklin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 84 (1706-1790) Benjamin Franklin FRS was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. A renowned polymath, Franklin was a leading author, printer, political theorist, politician, postmaster, scientist, ...more

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Andy Warhol is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died 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
Died at 59 (1901-1960) Clark Gable was an American film actor, often referred to as "The King of Hollywood" or just simply as "The King". Gable began his career as a stage actor and appeared as an ...more

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Gregory Peck is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 87 (1916-2003) Eldred Gregory Peck was an American actor. One of the world's most popular film stars from the 1940s to the 1960s, Peck continued to play major film roles until the late 1970s. His performance ...more

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Bette Davis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 81 (1908-1989) Ruth Elizabeth Davis, known as Bette Davis, was an American actress of film, television and theater. Regarded as one of the greatest actors in cinema history, she was noted for her willingness ...more

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Dwight D. Eisenhower is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 79 (1890-1969) Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower was the 34th President of the United States from 1953 until 1961. He was a five-star general in the United States Army during World War II and served as ...more

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Frank Zappa is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 53 (1940-1993) Frank Vincent Zappa was an American musician, bandleader, songwriter, composer, recording engineer, record producer, and film director. In a career spanning more than 30 years, Zappa composed ...more

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Anne Bancroft is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 74 (1931-2005) Anna Maria Louisa Italiano, known professionally as Anne Bancroft, was an American actress associated with the Method acting school, which she had studied under Lee Strasberg. Respected for her ...more

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Ayn Rand is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 77 (1905-1982) Ayn Rand was a Russian-American novelist, philosopher, playwright, and screenwriter. She is known for her two best-selling novels, The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged, and for developing a ...more

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Cole Porter is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 73 (1891-1964) Cole Albert Porter was an American composer and songwriter. Born to a wealthy family in Indiana, he defied the wishes of his domineering grandfather and took up music as a profession. ...more

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

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George Gershwin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 39 (1898-1937) George Gershwin was an American composer and pianist. Gershwin's compositions spanned both popular and classical genres, and his most popular melodies are widely known. Among his best-known ...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 was an African-American abolitionist, humanitarian, and during the American Civil War, a Union spy. Born into slavery, Tubman escaped and subsequently made about thirteen missions ...more

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Eva Gabor is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 76 (1919-1995) Eva Gabor was a Hungarian-born American socialite and actress. She was widely known for her role on the 1965 to 1971 television sitcom Green Acres as Lisa Douglas, the wife of Eddie Albert's ...more

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Stan Laurel is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 75 (1890-1965) Arthur Stanley Jefferson, better known by his stage name Stan Laurel, was an English comic actor, writer and film director, most famous as Laurel of comedic duo Laurel and Hardy – Hardy being ...more

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Carl Sagan is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 62 (1934-1996) Carl Sagan appeared in the 2012 documentary film Beyond Expression Bright.

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Billy Wilder is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 96 (1906-2002) Billy Wilder was an Austrian-born American filmmaker, screenwriter, producer, artist and journalist, whose career spanned more than 50 years and 60 films. He is regarded as one of the most ...more

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Dean Martin is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 78 (1917-1995) Dean Martin was an American singer, actor, comedian, and film producer. One of the most popular and enduring American entertainers of the mid-20th century, Martin was nicknamed the "King of ...more

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Chuck Connors is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 71 (1921-1992) Kevin Joseph "Chuck" Connors was an American actor, writer and professional basketball and baseball player. He is one of only 12 athletes in the history of American professional sports ...more

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Carroll O'Connor is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 77 (1924-2001) Carroll O'Connor was an American actor, producer and director whose television career spanned four decades. A life-member of The Actors Studio, O'Connor first attracted attention as Major ...more

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Estelle Getty is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 85 (1923-2008) Estelle Scher-Gettleman, better known by her stage name Estelle Getty, was an American actress and comedienne, who appeared in film, television, and theatre. She was best known for her role as ...more

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Andrew Jackson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 78 (1767-1845) Andrew Jackson was the seventh President of the United States. He was born near the end of the colonial era, somewhere near the then-unmarked border between North and South Carolina, into a ...more

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Donna Reed is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 65 (1921-1986) Donna Reed was an American film and television actress and producer. Her career spanned over forty years, with appearances in over forty films. She is well known for her role as Mary Hatch ...more

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Gene Autry is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 91 (1907-1998) Orvon Grover Autry, better known as Gene Autry, was an American performer who gained fame as a singing cowboy on the radio, in movies, and on television for more than three decades beginning in ...more

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Al Capone is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 48 (1899-1947) Alphonse Gabriel "Al" Capone was an American gangster who attained fame during the Prohibition era. His seven-year reign as crime boss ended when he was 33 years old. Born in the ...more

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Cyd Charisse is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 86 (1922-2008) Cyd Charisse was an American actress and dancer. After recovering from polio as a child, and studying ballet, Charisse entered films in the 1940s. Her roles usually focused on her abilities as a ...more

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Cecil B. DeMille is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 78 (1881-1959) Cecil Blount DeMille was an American film director and film producer in both silent and sound films. DeMille began his career as a stage actor in 1900. He later moved on to writing and directing ...more

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Ann Sheridan is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 52 (1915-1967) Ann Sheridan was an American actress. She worked regularly from 1934 to her death in 1967, first in film and later in television. Notable roles include Angels with Dirty Faces, The Man Who Came ...more

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George C. Scott is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 72 (1927-1999) George Campbell Scott was an American stage and film actor, director, and producer. He was best known for his stage work, as well as his portrayal of General George S. Patton in the film Patton, ...more

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Don Knotts is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 82 (1924-2006) Jesse Donald "Don" Knotts was an American comedic actor best known for a 1968 film The Shakiest Gun in the West as Jesse W. Haywood and for his portrayal of Barney Fife on the 1960s ...more

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Charles Laughton is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 63 (1899-1962) Charles Laughton was an English stage and film actor and director. Laughton was trained in London at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and first appeared professionally on the stage in 1926. In ...more

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Etta James is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 74 (1938-2012) Etta James was an American singer. Her style spanned a variety of music genres including blues, R&B, soul, rock and roll, jazz and gospel. Starting her career in 1954, she gained fame with ...more

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Béla Lugosi is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 74 (1882-1956) Béla Ferenc Dezső Blaskó, better known as Bela Lugosi, was a Hungarian-American actor, famous for portraying Count Dracula in the original 1931 film and for his roles in various ...more

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Fred MacMurray is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 83 (1908-1991) Frederick Martin "Fred" MacMurray was an American actor who appeared in more than 100 movies and a successful television series during a career that spanned nearly a half-century, from ...more

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Ann Miller is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 81 (1923-2004) Johnnie Lucille Collier, known professionally as Ann Miller, was an American dancer, singer and actress. She is best remembered for her work in the Hollywood musical films of the 1940s and

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Buster Keaton is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 71 (1895-1966) Joseph Frank "Buster" Keaton was an American actor, vaudevillian, comedian, filmmaker, stunt performer, and writer. He was best known for his silent films, in which his trademark was ...more

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Fay Wray is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 97 (1907-2004) Fay Wray was a Canadian-American actress most noted for playing the female lead in King Kong. Through an acting career that spanned 57 years, Wray attained international renown as an actress in ...more

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Ray Kroc is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 82 (1902-1984) Raymond Albert "Ray" Kroc was an American businessman. He joined McDonald's in 1954 or 1955 and built it into the most successful fast food operation in the world. Kroc was included in ...more

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Evel Knievel is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Buried in United States Of America
Died at 69 (1938-2007) Robert Craig "Evel" Knievel was an American daredevil, painter, entertainer, and international icon. In his career, he attempted more than 75 ramp-to-ramp motorcycle jumps between 1965 ...more