Famous Graves

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The final resting place of the people who lead us through history & entertained us with their wonderful talents. And the infamous that will fascinate many for years to come.

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Jean Harlow's funeral was an extravaganza staged at Forest Lawn, Glendale. Cemetery Headstones, Cemetery Art, Famous Tombstones, Famous Graves, Jean Harlow, Grave Memorials, Memento Mori, Old Hollywood, Funeral

Jean Harlow (1911-1937) - Find A Grave Memorial

Actress. While only in the spotlight for ten short years, life was cut short by her untimely death and one can only speculate as to what might have transpired had she had a normal lifespan. Jean Harlow was married three times with a fourth on the horizon in William Powell. She appeared in forty one movies, was voted...

Rodney Dangerfield - - Find A Grave Photos. Rodney Dangerfield’s Epitaph “There Goes the Neighborhood” (Westwood Memorial Park, Los Angeles, California) Cemetery Headstones, Cemetery Art, Tombstone Epitaphs, Famous Tombstones, Halloween Tombstones, The Last Laugh, Famous Graves, After Life, Grave Memorials

Rodney Dangerfield (1921-2004) - Find A Grave...

Actor, Comedian. Born Jacob Cohen, a native of Long Island, New York, he was fortunate to have two starts in the show business industry. His first was in the 1940s appearing in the Borscht Belt resorts in the Catskill Mountains of New York state where he wrote jokes, was a singing waiter and did a stand up act under...

Stevie Ray Vaughan - Blues guitarist, "The Sky is Crying", "The House is a Rockin'", died in a helicopter crash after a concert, Eric Clapton was in a different helicopter Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jimi Hendrix, Good Music, My Music, Reggae Music, Famous Tombstones, Wisconsin, Famous Graves, Trouble

Stevie Ray Vaughan (1954-1990) - Find A Grave...

Rock and Blues Musician. Born in Dallas, Texas, he was part of a musical family. His elder brother Jimmie, guitarist in the group “The Fabulous Thunderbirds”, introduced his younger brother to rock and blues via his record collection. Stevie Ray Vaughan came to appreciate guitarists such as B.B. King, Albert King,...

Penny Marshall - Find A Grave Memorial Cemetery Headstones, Old Cemeteries, Graveyards, Penny Marshall, Famous Tombstones, Laverne & Shirley, Funeral Memorial, Celebrity Deaths, Famous Names

Penny Marshall (1943-2018) - Find A Grave...

Actress, Motion Picture Director. She rose to fame in the 1970s for her role as Laverne DeFazio on the television sitcom Laverne & Shirley (1976–1983), receiving three nominations for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy for her portrayal. Marshall progressed to directing films...

Penny Marshall - Find A Grave Memorial Cemetery Headstones, Old Cemeteries, Graveyards, Penny Marshall, Famous Tombstones, Laverne & Shirley, Funeral Memorial, Celebrity Deaths, Famous Names

Penny Marshall (1943-2018) - Find A Grave...

Actress, Motion Picture Director. She rose to fame in the 1970s for her role as Laverne DeFazio on the television sitcom Laverne & Shirley (1976–1983), receiving three nominations for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy for her portrayal. Marshall progressed to directing films...

Vinnie Paul's grave marker rests next to his brother Dimebag Darrell's gravestone: Photo Music Stuff, My Music, Paul Abbott, Dime Bags, Enlarged Heart, Vinnie Paul, Dimebag Darrell, Famous Graves, Tonight Alive

Vinnie Paul's grave marker rests next to his brother Dimebag Darrell's gravestone: Photo

Pantera's social pages posted the photo, asking fans to be respectful of the gravesite.

Bob Hope (1903 - 2003) San Fernando Mission, Famous Graves, Bob Hope, Famous Stars, Los Angeles County, Grave Memorials, Find A Grave, Hollywood Walk Of Fame, Rest In Peace

Bob Hope (1903-2003) - Find A Grave Memorial

Comedian, Actor, Entertainer. Legendary comic performer whose career spanned from the 1930s to the 1990s. One of the most beloved in American History, he has earned over 2,000 awards and honors, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom, 2 honorary Oscars, 2 Emmys, the National Medal of Arts (received from President...

 He is generally considered to be the greatest heavyweight boxer in the history of the sport. Famous Tombstones, Jan 17, Grave Markers, Famous Graves, Cemetery Art, Grave Memorials, Muhammad Ali, In Loving Memory, Jun

Muhammad Ali (1942-2016) - Find A Grave Memorial

Hall of Fame Professional Boxer, Olympic Games Gold Medalist Athlete, Civil Rights Activist. He is generally considered to be the greatest heavyweight boxer in the history of the sport. Raised in Louisville, Kentucky, his birth name was Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. He was introduced to boxing by a police officer. Since...

Steve Clark of Def Leppard Kinds Of Music, Music Is Life, Phil Collen, Joe Elliott, Famous Graves, British Rock, Kid Rock, Concert Posters, Playing Guitar

Steve Clark (1960-1991) - Find A Grave Memorial

Musician. Born in Sheffield, England, he was best known for being the co-lead guitarist and songwriter for the popular British rock band, Def Leppard. In January 1978, he joined Def Leppard and was a constant mainstay until his death. Nicknamed The Riffmaster, he contributed to the band's music and lyrics. He was a...

Buried in Westminster Abbey is Charles Dickens Victorian author whose works include several masterpieces including 'Oliver Twist', 'A Christmas Carol', 'A Tale of Two Cities' and 'The Pickwick Papers'. Cemetery Headstones, Old Cemeteries, Cemetery Art, Graveyards, Peace In The Valley, The Pickwick Papers, Famous Tombstones, Concord, Between Two Worlds

Charles Dickens (1812-1870) - Find A Grave...

Author. Born Charles John Huffam Dickens, the son of Elizabeth Cuilliford Barrow and John Dickens, a Naval Pay Office clerk. During his childhood, the family spent time between Plymouth, London, and Chatham. When he was twelve, his father was imprisoned for debt, and the boy was forced to work labeling bottles at a...

Leslie Nielsen - Find A Grave Memorial Leslie Williams, Leslie Nielsen, Lorne Greene, Famous Graves, Training School, Grave Memorials, Find A Grave, Dracula, Sherlock Holmes

Leslie Nielsen (1926-2010) - Find A Grave...

Actor. Born Leslie William Nielsen, he was a World War II-era Royal Canadian Air Force veteran. He attended the Lorne Greene Academy of Radio Arts and Neighborhood Playhouse (New York City actor's training school) before beginning steady television work in the late 1940s. In the 1950s he began film work, with his...

John Wayne - Find A Grave Memorial John Wayne Death, Hollywood Stars, Old Hollywood, Iowa, Famous People In History, John Wayne Movies, Famous Graves, Star Pictures, After Life

John Wayne (1907-1979) - Find A Grave Memorial

Actor. He is noted mostly for his military and cowboy roles, and an American Icon. Fiercely patriotic and a staunch American, he represented an American ideal of rugged individualism. Politically conservative and hawkish, he was directly the opposite of many Hollywood stars, and often ridiculed for his political...

Randy Rhoads - American heavy metal guitarist who played with Ozzy Osbourne and Quiet Riot. He died in a plane accident while on tour with Osbourne in Florida in Heavy Metal Music, Heavy Metal Bands, Blizzard Of Ozz, Best Guitarist, Famous Graves, Music Hits, Guitar Collection, Ozzy Osbourne, Grave Memorials

Randy Rhoads (1956-1982) - Find A Grave Memorial

Rock Musician. A guitar prodigy who started at the age of six and taught at his mother's school during his professional career, he played in an early version of the successful 1980s heavy metal band Quiet Riot, and was the original guitarist for heavy metal singer Ozzy Osbourne's solo band. Known for combining...

Darren “Dutch” Daulton - Find A Grave Memorial Darren Daulton, Making The Team, Famous Graves, Graveyards, Grave Memorials, Find A Grave, Philadelphia Phillies, Baseball Players, Major League

Darren “Dutch” Daulton (1962-2017) - Find A Grave...

Major League Baseball Player. He played fifteens seasons primarily as a catcher for the Philadelphia Phillies and Florida Marlins. He made his Major League debut with a two-game stint for the Phillies in 1983, but didn’t make the team permanently until 1985. From 1985 to 1988 he served as a back-up catcher behind Ozzie...

 2003 Pittsburgh Allegheny County Pennsylvania, USA Educator, Television Show Host. He hosted the educational children's program "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" Old Cemeteries, Graveyards, Famous Tombstones, Westmoreland County, Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Death Becomes Her, Waiting On God, Fred Rogers, Famous Graves

Fred Rogers (1928-2003) - Find A Grave Memorial

Educator, Television Show Host. He hosted the educational children's program Mister Rogers' Neighborhood from 1968 to 2000. His show was watched by millions of children over the years, and was repeatedly hailed by parents and critics for his simple, positive, educational messages. Born Fred McFeely Rogers in Latrobe,...

Garry Marshall - American Producer, Director, Writer and Actor. Marshall was responsible for creating such iconic television sitcoms such as 'Happy Days', 'Laverne and Shirley', 'The Odd Couple' and 'Mork and Mindy'. Cemetery Headstones, Cemetery Art, Garry Marshall, Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Famous Tombstones, Laverne & Shirley, Concord, Companion Gardening, Thats All Folks

Garry Marshall (1934-2016) - Find A Grave...

Motion Picture Director, Television Producer, Actor. He was responsible for creating iconic television situation comedy series such as Happy Days, Laverne and Shirley, The Odd Couple and Mork and Mindy. Born Garry Kent Maschiarelli, he graduated from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism and began his...

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