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Famous People Buried in Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery

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List of famous people buried in Westwood Village Memorial Park 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 Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery. Here are also celebs who were buried in Woodlawn Cemetery and notable people buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. If you're ever visiting Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery and want to check out historic graves, then use this list to pinpoint exactly which burial locations you want to see.

List includes Marilyn Monroe, Frank Zappa, Truman Capote, and more famous burials. Located in Los Angeles, California, the Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery became a Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument on May 16, 2003. 

This list answers the questions "Which famous people are buried in Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery?" and "Which celebrities are buried in Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery?"

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

  • Farrah Fawcett1

    Farrah Fawcett

    Dec. at 62 (1947-2009)

    BirthplaceCorpus Christi, Texas, USA

    Farrah Leni Fawcett (February 2, 1947 – June 25, 2009) was an American actress of stage and...  more

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  • Marilyn Monroe2

    Marilyn Monroe

    Dec. at 36 (1926-1962)

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Marilyn Monroe (born Norma Jeane Mortenson; June 1, 1926 – August 4, 1962) was an American...  more

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  • Hugh Hefner3

    Hugh Hefner

    Dec. at 91 (1926-2017)

    BirthplaceUSA, Chicago, Illinois

    Hugh Marston Hefner (April 9, 1926 – September 27, 2017) was an American magazine publisher,...  more

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  • Natalie Wood4

    Natalie Wood

    Dec. at 43 (1938-1981)

    BirthplaceUSA, California, San Francisco

    Natalie Wood (born Natalia Nikolaevna Zakharenko; July 20, 1938 – November 29, 1981) was an...  more

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  • Bettie Page5

    Bettie Page

    Dec. at 85 (1923-2008)

    BirthplaceNashville, Tennessee, United States of America

    Betty Mae Page (April 22, 1923 – December 11, 2008), known professionally as Bettie Page, was...  more


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  • Rodney Dangerfield6

    Rodney Dangerfield

    Dec. at 83 (1921-2004)

    BirthplaceDeer Park, New York, United States of America

    Jack Roy (born Jacob Rodney Cohen, November 22, 1921 – October 5, 2004), popularly known by...  more

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  • Jack Lemmon7

    Jack Lemmon

    Dec. at 76 (1925-2001)

    BirthplaceNewton, Massachusetts, United States of America

    John Uhler Lemmon III (February 8, 1925 – June 27, 2001) was an American actor who was...  more

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  • Frank Zappa8

    Frank Zappa

    Age: Died at 53 (1940-1993)

    BirthplaceBaltimore, Maryland, USA

    Frank Vincent Zappa (December 21, 1940 – December 4, 1993) was an American...  more
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  • James Coburn9

    James Coburn

    Dec. at 74 (1928-2002)

    BirthplaceLaurel, Nebraska, United States of America

    James Harrison Coburn III (August 31, 1928 – November 18, 2002) was an American actor. He...  more

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  • Eva Gabor10

    Eva Gabor

    Age: Died at 76 (1919-1995)

    BirthplaceBudapest, Hungary

    Eva Gabor ( AY-və gə-BOR, -⁠ GAH-bor; February 11, 1919 – July 4, 1995) was a...  more

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  • Truman Capote11

    Truman Capote

    Dec. at 60 (1924-1984)

    BirthplaceArea code 504, United States of America, United States, with Territories, Louisiana

    Truman Garcia Capote (; born Truman Streckfus Persons, September 30, 1924 – August 25, 1984)...  more

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  • Billy Wilder12

    Billy Wilder

    Dec. at 96 (1906-2002)

    BirthplaceEurope, Poland, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Central Europe, Sucha County

    Billy Wilder (; German: [ˈvɪldɐ]; born Samuel Wilder, June 22, 1906 – March 27, 2002) was an...  more

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  • Dean Martin13

    Dean Martin

    Dec. at 78 (1917-1995)

    BirthplaceSteubenville, Ohio, United States of America

    Dino Paul Crocetti (June 7, 1917 – December 25, 1995), known famously as Dean Martin, was an...  more
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  • Carroll O'Connor14

    Carroll O'Connor

    Dec. at 77 (1924-2001)

    BirthplaceManhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America

    John Carroll O'Connor (August 2, 1924 – June 21, 2001) was an American actor, producer, and...  more

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  • Merv Griffin15

    Merv Griffin

    Dec. at 82 (1925-2007)

    BirthplaceSan Mateo, California, United States of America

    Mervyn Edward Griffin Jr. (July 6, 1925 – August 12, 2007) was an American television host and...  more

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  • Donna Reed16

    Donna Reed

    Dec. at 65 (1921-1986)

    BirthplaceDenison, Iowa, United States of America

    Donna Reed (born Donna Belle Mullenger; January 27, 1921 – January 14, 1986) was an American...  more

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  • Heather O'Rourke17

    Heather O'Rourke

    Dec. at 13 (1975-1988)

    BirthplaceSantee, California, USA

    Heather Michele O'Rourke (December 27, 1975 – February 1, 1988) was an American child actress....  more

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  • George C. Scott18

    George C. Scott

    Age: Died at 72 (1927-1999)

    BirthplaceWise, Virginia, United States of America

    George Campbell Scott (October 18, 1927 – September 22, 1999) was an American stage and film...  more

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  • Don Knotts19

    Don Knotts

    Dec. at 82 (1924-2006)

    BirthplaceMorgantown, West Virginia, USA

    Jesse Donald Knotts (July 21, 1924 – February 24, 2006) was an American actor and comedian,...  more

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  • Richard Dawson20

    Richard Dawson

    Dec. at 80 (1932-2012)

    BirthplaceEngland, Gosport

    Richard Dawson (born Colin Lionel Emm; November 20, 1932 – June 2, 2012) was a...  more


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  • Robert Stack21

    Robert Stack

    Dec. at 84 (1919-2003)

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

    Robert Stack (born Charles Langford Modini Stack, January 13, 1919 – May 14, 2003) was an...  more


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  • Burt Lancaster22

    Burt Lancaster

    Dec. at 81 (1913-1994)

    BirthplaceManhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America

    Burton Stephen Lancaster (November 2, 1913 – October 20, 1994) was an American actor and...  more

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  • Brian Keith23

    Brian Keith

    Dec. at 76 (1921-1997)

    BirthplaceBayonne, New Jersey, United States of America

    Brian Keith (born Robert Alba Keith, November 14, 1921 – June 24, 1997) was an American film,...  more
  • John Cassavetes24

    John Cassavetes

    Dec. at 60 (1929-1989)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    John Nicholas Cassavetes (; December 9, 1929 – February 3, 1989) was an American actor, film...  more

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  • Eddie Albert25

    Eddie Albert

    Age: Died at 99 (1906-2005)

    BirthplaceRock Island, Illinois, USA

    Edward Albert Heimberger (April 22, 1906 – May 26, 2005), known professionally as Eddie...  more

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