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

List people include Ludwig van Beethoven, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and many additional people as well.

This list answers the questions "Which famous people are buried in Vienna?" and "Which celebrities are buried in Vienna?"

From celebrity tombs at Vienna to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Vienna. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Vienna, like what year and where the person was born.

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 35 (1756-1791) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, baptised as Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart, was a prolific and influential composer of the Classical era. Mozart showed prodigious ability from his ...more

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Ludwig van Beethoven is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 57 (1770-1827) Ludwig van Beethoven was a German composer and pianist. A crucial figure in the transition between the Classical and Romantic eras in Western art music, he remains one of the most famous and ...more

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Franz Schubert is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 31 (1797-1828) Franz Peter Schubert was an Austrian composer. Schubert died at 31 but was extremely prolific during his lifetime. His output consists of over six hundred secular vocal works, seven complete ...more

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Johannes Brahms is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 64 (1833-1897) Johannes Brahms was a German composer and pianist. Born in Hamburg into a Lutheran family, Brahms spent much of his professional life in Vienna, Austria. In his lifetime, Brahms's popularity and ...more

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Johann Strauss II is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 74 (1825-1899) Johann Strauss II, also known as Johann Strauss, Jr., the Younger, the Son, Johann Baptist Strauss, was an Austrian composer of light music, particularly dance music and operettas. He composed ...more

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Arnold Schoenberg is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 77 (1874-1951) Arnold Schoenberg or Schönberg was an Austrian composer and painter, associated with the expressionist movement in German poetry and art, and leader of the Second Viennese School. With the ...more

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Hugo Wolf is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 43 (1860-1903) Hugo Wolf was an Austrian composer of Slovene origin, particularly noted for his art songs, or Lieder. He brought to this form a concentrated expressive intensity which was unique in late ...more

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György Ligeti is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 83 (1923-2006) György Sándor Ligeti was a composer of contemporary classical music. He has been described as "one of the most important avant-garde composers in the latter half of the ...more

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Falco is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 41 (1957-1998) Johann Hölzel, better known by his stage name Falco, was an Austrian pop and rock musician and rapper. Falco had several international hits, "Rock Me Amadeus", "Der ...more

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Carl Czerny is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 66 (1791-1857) Carl Czerny was an Austrian composer, teacher, and pianist of Czech origin whose vast musical production amounted to over a thousand works. His books of studies for the piano are still widely ...more

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Christoph Willibald Gluck is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 73 (1714-1787) Christoph Willibald Ritter von Gluck was a German composer of Italian and French opera in the early classical period. After many years at the Habsburg court at Vienna, Gluck brought about the ...more

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Franz Werfel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 55 (1890-1945) Franz Viktor Werfel was an Austrian-Bohemian novelist, playwright, and poet whose career spanned World War I, the Interwar period, and World War II. He is primarily known as the author of The ...more

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Theodor Herzl is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 44 (1860-1904) Theodor Herzl, born Benjamin Ze'ev Herzl was an Austro-Hungarian journalist, playwright, political activist, and writer. He was one of the fathers of modern political Zionism. Herzl formed the ...more

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Gustav Klimt is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 56 (1862-1918) Gustav Klimt was an Austrian symbolist painter and one of the most prominent members of the Vienna Secession movement. Klimt is noted for his paintings, murals, sketches, and other objets d'art. ...more

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Viktor Frankl is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 92 (1905-1997) Viktor Emil Frankl, M.D., Ph.D. was an Austrian neurologist and psychiatrist as well as a Holocaust survivor. Frankl was the founder of logotherapy, which is a form of existential analysis, the ...more

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Wolf Albach-Retty is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 61 (1906-1967) Wolf Albach-Retty was a Vienna-born Austrian actor. He had a daughter with German actress Magda Schneider named Romy Schneider. Albach-Retty was the son of actress Rosa Albach-Retty and K. u. K. ...more

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Antonio Diabelli is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 77 (1781-1858) Anton Diabelli was an Austrian music publisher, editor and composer. Best known in his time as a publisher, he is most familiar today as the composer of the waltz on which Ludwig van Beethoven ...more

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Franz Schmidt is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 65 (1874-1939) Franz Schmidt was an Austrian composer, cellist and pianist.

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Alexander von Zemlinsky is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 71 (1871-1942) Alexander Zemlinsky or Alexander von Zemlinsky was an Austrian composer, conductor, and teacher.

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Carl Millöcker is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 57 (1842-1899) Carl Joseph Millöcker, was an Austrian composer of operettas and a conductor. He was born in Vienna, where he studied the flute at the Vienna Conservatory. While holding various conducting ...more

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Antonio Salieri is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 75 (1750-1825) Antonio Salieri was an Italian classical composer, conductor and teacher born in Legnago, south of Verona, in the Republic of Venice, but who spent his adult life and career as a subject of the ...more

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Karl Schönherr is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 76 (1867-1943) Karl Schönherr was an Austrian writer of Austrian Heimat themes.

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Princess Isabella of Parma is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 22 (1741-1763) Isabella of Parma was the daughter of Infante Felipe of Spain, Duke of Parma and his wife Louise Elisabeth, eldest daughter of Louis XV of France and Maria Leszczyńska. Her paternal grandparents ...more

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Maximilian I of Mexico is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 35 (1832-1867) Maximilian was the only monarch of the Second Mexican Empire. He was a younger brother of the Austrian emperor Franz Joseph I. After a distinguished career in the Austrian Navy, he entered into ...more

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Hans Moser is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 84 (1880-1964) Hans Moser was an Austrian actor who, during his long career, from the 1920s up to his death, mainly played in comedy films. He was particularly associated with the genre of the Wiener Film. ...more

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Geli Raubal is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 23 (1908-1931) Angela Maria "Geli" Raubal was Adolf Hitler's half-niece. Born in Linz, Austria-Hungary, she was the second child and eldest daughter of Leo Raubal Sr. and Hitler's half-sister, Angela ...more

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Franz Pfeiffer is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Franz Pfeiffer Dec. at 53 (1815-1868) Franz Pfeiffer, was a Swiss literary scholar who worked in Germany and Austria.

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Theo Lingen is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 75 (1903-1978) Theo Lingen, born Franz Theodor Schmitz, was a German actor, film director and screenwriter. He appeared in more than 230 films between 1929 and 1978, and directed 21 films between 1936 and

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Kurt Meisel is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 82 (1912-1994) Kurt Meisel was an Austrian actor and film director. He appeared in 65 films between 1934 and 1994. He also directed 21 films between 1949 and 1984. Meisel was married to the actress Ursula ...more

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Ernst, Baron von Feuchterslebe... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 43 (1806-1849) Baron Ernst von Feuchtersleben, was an Austrian physician, poet and philosopher.

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Robert von Lieben is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Robert von Lieben Dec. at 35 (1878-1913) Robert von Lieben was a notable Austrian physicist.

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Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 65 (1640-1705)

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Maria Josepha of Bavaria is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 28 (1739-1767) Maria Josepha was Holy Roman Empress, Queen of the Romans, Archduchess of Austria, Grand Duchess of Tuscany etc. by her marriage to Joseph II, Holy Roman Emperor. By birth, she was a Princess ...more

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Franz von Suppé is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 76 (1819-1895) Franz von Suppé or Francesco Suppé Demelli was an Austrian composer of light operas from the Kingdom of Dalmatia, Austro-Hungarian Empire. A composer and conductor of the Romantic ...more

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Philipp von Cobenzl is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Philipp von Cobenzl Dec. at 69 (1741-1810) Johann Philipp, Graf von Cobenzl was a Carniolan nobleman, working as a diplomat of the Habsburg Monarchy and the Austrian Empire. His parents were Count Guidobald von Cobenzl and Countess Maria ...more

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Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 57 (1708-1765) Francis I was Holy Roman Emperor and Grand Duke of Tuscany, though his wife effectively executed the real powers of those positions. With his wife, Maria Theresa, he was the founder of the ...more

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Attila Hörbiger is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 91 (1896-1987) Attila Hörbiger was an Austrian stage and movie actor. Hörbiger was born in Budapest, then Austria–Hungary, the son of engineer Hanns Hörbiger and the younger brother of actor ...more

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Alexander Ypsilantis is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Alexander Ypsilantis Dec. at 36 (1792-1828) Alexander Ypsilantis, Ypsilanti, or Alexandros Ypsilantis was a member of a prominent Phanariot Greek family, a prince of the Danubian Principalities, a senior officer of the Imperial Russian ...more

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Maria Anna of Savoy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Maria Anna of Savoy Dec. at 81 (1803-1884) Maria Anna of Savoy was the wife of Emperor Ferdinand I of Austria. She was Empress of Austria; Queen of Hungary, Bohemia, Lombardy and Venetia.

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Josef Strauss is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 43 (1827-1870) Josef Strauss was an Austrian composer. He was born in Vienna, the son of Johann Strauss I and Maria Anna Streim, and brother of Johann Strauss II and Eduard Strauss. His father wanted him to ...more

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Margaret Theresa of Spain is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 22 (1651-1673) Margaret Theresa of Spain was Holy Roman Empress, German Queen, Archduchess consort of Austria, Queen consort of Hungary and Bohemia. She was the daughter of King Philip IV of Spain and his ...more

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Georg Rafael Donner is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Georg Rafael Donner Dec. at 49 (1693-1742) Georg Rafael Donner was one of the most prolific Austrian sculptors of the 18th century. His style was baroque with some pseudo-ancient additions. He educated many German sculptors of his era, ...more

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Max Lorenz is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 74 (1901-1975) Max Lorenz was a German heldentenor famous for Wagner roles.

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Louis Montoyer is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Louis Montoyer Dec. at 62 (1749-1811) Louis Montoyer was an 18th-century Belgian-Austrian architect, principally active in Brussels and Vienna.

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Ferdinand III, Holy Roman Empe... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 49 (1608-1657) Ferdinand III was Holy Roman Emperor from 15 February 1637 until his death, as well as King of Hungary and Croatia, King of Bohemia and Archduke of Austria.

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Eleanor of Austria, Queen of P... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 44 (1653-1697) Eleanor Maria Josefa of Austria was, by her two marriages, Queen of Poland and Duchess of Lorraine. Born in Regensburg, she was the daughter of Ferdinand III, Holy Roman Emperor, and Eleanor of ...more

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Walter Nowotny is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 24 (1920-1944) Major Walter "Nowi" Nowotny was an Austrian-born German fighter ace of World War II. He is credited with 258 aerial victories—that is, 258 aerial combat encounters resulting in the ...more

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Albert Salomon von Rothschild is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Albert Salomon von Rothschild Dec. at 67 (1844-1911) Albert Salomon von Rothschild was a banker in Austria-Hungary and a member of the Rothschild banking family of Austria. Businesses that he owned included Creditanstalt and the Northern Railway.

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Johann Georg Albrechtsberger is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Johann Georg Albrechtsberger Dec. at 73 (1736-1809) Johann Georg Albrechtsberger was an Austrian musician.

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Agnes of Austria is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Buried in Vienna
Dec. at 28 (1154-1182) Agnes of Austria was queen of Stephen III of Hungary. Agnes was the eldest child of Duke Henry II of Austria and his second wife, Theodora Comnena. In 1166, Duke Henry II, who was mediating a ...more