List of famous people buried in Westminster Abbey, 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 Westminster Abbey. If you're ever visiting Westminster Abbey and want to check out historic graves, then use this list to pinpoint exactly which burial locations you want to see.
List features people like Laurence Olivier and Isaac Newton.
This list answers the questions "Which famous people are buried in Westminster Abbey?" and "Which celebrities are buried in Westminster Abbey?"From celebrity tombs at Westminster Abbey to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Westminster Abbey. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Westminster Abbey, like what year and where the person was born.
Age: Died at 84 (1643-1727)
Birthplace: Woolsthorpe-by-Colsterworth, United Kingdom
Profession: Mathematician, Physicist, Chemist, Scientist, Philosopher, + more
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Age: Died at 73 (1809-1882)
Birthplace: The Mount, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Profession: Biologist, Scientist, Naturalist, Geologist, Writer
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Age: Died at 58 (1812-1870)
Birthplace: Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Profession: Novelist, Author, Writer, Playwright
Credits: A Christmas Carol, Scrooged, Oliver!, Great Expectations
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