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

List includes Henry VIII of England, Edward VII, more.

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

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

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Henry VIII of England is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 56 (1491-1547) Henry VIII was King of England from 21 April 1509 until his death. He was Lord, and later assumed the Kingship, of Ireland, and continued the nominal claim by English monarchs to the Kingdom of ...more

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George VI is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 57 (1895-1952) George VI was King of the United Kingdom and the Dominions of the British Commonwealth from 11 December 1936. He was the last Emperor of India and the first Head of the Commonwealth. As the ...more

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Edward VII is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 69 (1841-1910) Edward VII was King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions and Emperor of India from 22 January 1901 until his death. The eldest son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg ...more

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Henry VI of England is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 50 (1421-1471) Henry VI was King of England from 1422 to 1461 and again from 1470 to 1471, and disputed King of France from 1422 to 1453. Until 1437, his realm was governed by regents. Contemporaneous accounts ...more

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George III of the United Kingd... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 82 (1738-1820) George III was King of Great Britain and Ireland from 25 October 1760 until the union of the two countries on 1 January 1801, after which he was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and ...more

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Elizabeth Woodville is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 55 (1437-1492) Elizabeth Woodville was Queen consort of England as the spouse of King Edward IV from 1464 until his death in 1483. At the time of her birth, her family was mid-ranked in the English ...more

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Charles I of England is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 49 (1600-1649) Charles I was monarch of the three kingdoms of England, Scotland, and Ireland from 27 March 1625 until his execution in 1649. Charles was the second son of King James VI of Scotland, but after ...more

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Princess Margaret, Countess of... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 72 (1930-2002) Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon CI GCVO GCStJ, was the only sibling of Queen Elizabeth II and the younger daughter of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth. Margaret spent much of her ...more

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George V is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 71 (1865-1936) George V was King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions, and Emperor of India, from 6 May 1910 until his death in 1936. He was the second son of Albert Edward, Prince of Wales, and the ...more

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George IV of the United Kingdo... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 68 (1762-1830) George IV was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and of Hanover following the death of his father, George III, on 29 January 1820, until his own death ten years later. From ...more

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Princess Charlotte of Wales is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 21 (1796-1817) Princess Charlotte Augusta of Wales was the only child of George, Prince of Wales and Caroline of Brunswick. Had she outlived both her grandfather King George III and her father, she would have ...more

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Mary of Teck is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 86 (1867-1953) Mary of Teck was Queen consort of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions, and Empress consort of India, as the wife of King-Emperor George V. Although technically a princess of Teck, in ...more

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Wallis Simpson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 90 (1896-1986) Wallis, Duchess of Windsor was an American socialite. Her third husband, Prince Edward, Duke of Windsor, formerly King Edward VIII, abdicated his throne to marry her. Wallis's father died ...more

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Alexandra of Denmark is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 81 (1844-1925) Alexandra of Denmark was Queen consort of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and Empress consort of India as the wife of King-Emperor Edward VII. Her family had been relatively ...more

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Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of S... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 61 (1484-1545) Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk, 1st Viscount Lisle KG was the son of Sir William Brandon and Elizabeth Bruyn. Through his third wife Mary Tudor he was brother-in-law to Henry VIII. His ...more

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Prince Albert Victor, Duke of ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 28 (1864-1892) Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale, was the eldest son of Albert Edward, Prince of Wales, and the grandson of the reigning British monarch, Queen Victoria. From the time of his ...more

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Prince Alfred of Great Britain is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 2 (1780-1782) The Prince Alfred was a member of the British Royal Family as the 14th child and ninth son of King George III and his queen consort Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz. Alfred became ill after his ...more

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Princess Amelia of the United ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 27 (1783-1810) Princess Amelia of the United Kingdom was a member of the British Royal Family. She was the youngest daughter and child of King George III of the United Kingdom and his queen consort Charlotte ...more

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Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 31 (1853-1884) The Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany KG KT GCSI GCMG GCStJ was the eighth child and fourth son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. Leopold was later created Duke of ...more

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Edward IV of England is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 41 (1442-1483) Edward IV was the King of England from 4 March 1461 until 3 October 1470, and again from 11 April 1471 until his death in 1483. He was the first Yorkist King of England. The first half of his ...more

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William IV of the United Kingd... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 72 (1765-1837) William IV was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and King of Hanover from 26 June 1830 until his death. The third son of George III and younger brother and successor to ...more

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Princess Beatrice of the Unite... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 87 (1857-1944) Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom GBE, GCVO, GCStJ, VA, CI was the fifth daughter and youngest child of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. Felipe VI, the current ruler of Spain, is her ...more

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Prince Frederick, Duke of York... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 64 (1763-1827) The Prince Frederick, Duke of York and Albany, was the second eldest child and second son of King George III of the United Kingdom and a member of the House of Hanover. From the death of his ...more

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Anne of York, Duchess of Exete... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 37 (1439-1476) Anne of York, Duchess of Exeter was the first child and eldest surviving daughter of Richard Plantagenet, 3rd Duke of York, and Cecily Neville. She was thus an elder sister of Kings Edward IV ...more

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Prince William Frederick, Duke... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Buried in Windsor Castle
Dec. at 58 (1776-1834) Prince William Frederick, Duke of Gloucester and Edinburgh, was a great-grandson of King George II and nephew and son-in-law of King George III of the United Kingdom.