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Grave of a Famous PersonJesse Edward Curry

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Jesse Curry was the Chief of the Dallas Police Department from 1960-1969 and was riding in President Kennedy’s motorcade on November 22, 1963 when the President was assassinated.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Texas

date approved: 7/17/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonEetu Salin - Hietaniemi Cemetery - Helsinki, Finland

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Johan Edvard (Eetu) Salin was a Finnish shoemaker, journalist and politician. He was a member of the Parliament of Finland from 1909 to 1910 and again from 1917 to 1918, representing the Social Democratic Party of Finland (SDP).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Finland

date approved: 7/9/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJuho Kusti Paasikivi - Hietaniemi Cemetery - Helsinki, Finland

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Juho Kusti Paasikivi was the seventh President of Finland (1946–1956). He served as Prime Minister of Finland (1918 and 1944–1946), and is remembered as a main architect of Finland's foreign policy after the Second World War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Finland

date approved: 7/9/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonToivo Mikael Kivimäki - Hietaniemi Cemetery - Helsinki, Finland

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Toivo Mikael Kivimäki, J.D., was head of the department of civil law at Helsinki University 1931–1956, Prime Minister of Finland 1932–1936, and Finland's Envoy to Berlin 1940–1944.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Finland

date approved: 7/9/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonVilho Petter Nenonen - Hietaniemi Cemetery - Helsinki, Finland

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Vilho Petter Nenonen was a Finnish general. He developed the Finnish Army's artillery and tactics that proved decisive in the defensive victory in the Battle of Tali-Ihantala. The trajectory calculation formulas he developed are still in use today.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Finland

date approved: 7/9/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonEdwin Linkomies - Hietaniemi Cemetery - Helsinki, Finland

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Edwin Johannes Hildegard Linkomies was Prime Minister of Finland from March 1943 to August 1944, and one of the seven politicians sentenced to five and a half years in prison as responsible for the Continuation War, on the demand of the Soviet Union.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Finland

date approved: 7/9/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonRisto Ryti - Hietaniemi Cemetery - Helsinki, Finland

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Risto Heikki Ryti was the fifth president of Finland, from 1940 to 1944. Ryti started his career as a politician in the field of economics and as a political background figure during the interwar period.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Finland

date approved: 7/9/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonKalevi Sorsa - Hietaniemi Cemetery - Helsinki, Finland

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Kalevi Sorsa's grave in Helsinki's Hietaniemi cemetery. A Finnish politician who served as Prime Minister of Finland three times: 1972–1975, 1977–1979 and 1982–1987. He was also a long-time leader of the Social Democratic Party of Finland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Finland

date approved: 7/8/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonHarri Holkeri - Hietaniemi Cemetery - Helsinki, Finland

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Harri Hermanni Holkeri's grave in Helsinki's Hietaniemi cemetery. A Finnish statesman representing the National Coalition Party of Finland (Kokoomus / Samlingspartiet), and Prime Minister of Finland 1987–1991.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Finland

date approved: 7/8/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonUrho Kaleva Kekkonen - Hietaniemi Cemetery - Helsinki, Finland

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Urho Kekkonen's grave in Helsinki's Hietaniemi cemetery. A Finnish politician who served as the eighth and longest-serving President of Finland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Finland

date approved: 7/8/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonLord Craigavon's Tomb - Stormont, Belfast, Northern Ireland.

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James Craig, 1st Viscount Craigavon - Born 8 January 1871 To 24 November 1940. He was a prominent Irish unionist politician, leader of the Ulster Unionist Party and the first Prime Minister of Northern Ireland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 7/6/2018

last visited: 7/6/2018

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Grave of a Famous PersonCharles H. Fort - Colonie, NY

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The grave of American author Charles Hoy Fort is located in section 28, lot 8 of Albany Rural Cemetery in the Village of Menands in Colonie, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New York

date approved: 6/30/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Burroughs - NY

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John Burroughs was an "American naturalist and nature essayist, active in the U.S. conservation movement."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 6/15/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonPatsy Cline - Winchester, Virginia

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Patsy Cline was one of the biggest stars in Country Music and was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1973.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/14/2018

last visited: 6/15/2018

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Grave of a Famous PersonHarry Flood Byrd - Winchester, Va.

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Harry F. Byrd served as the 50th Governor of Virginia and represented Virginia in the United States Senate for more than 30-years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/14/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonRichard Parker - Winchester, Virginia

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Judge Richard Parker was a congressman who represented Virginia in the U. S. House of Representatives. He is best know as being the judge who presided of the Trial of John Brown in 1859.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/14/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonWoodward Maurice "Tex" Ritter - Port Neches, Texas

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Tex Ritter was one of the first of the singing cowboy in the era of western movies. He is also a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Texas

date approved: 6/14/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonMildred "Babe" Didrikson Zaharias - Beaumont, Texas

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Babe Didrikson Zaharias was one of the greatest female athletes of the 20th Century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Texas

date approved: 6/12/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonPatritica Ryan Nixon - Yorba Linda, CA

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The 37th First Lady of the United States, buried next to former U.S. President and her husband Richard Nixon at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library in Yorba Linda. .

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 6/12/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonSamuel Wilson a.k.a. Uncle Sam - Troy, NY

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A series of well places markers lead to the grave of Samuel Wilson, a.k.a. Uncle Sam, in Oakwood Cemetery at 186 Oakwood Avenue in Troy, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New York

date approved: 6/12/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJ. P. Richardson - Beaumont, Texas

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J. P. Richardson was know to Rock & Roll fans of the 1950's as "The Big Bopper."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Texas

date approved: 6/11/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonWilliamina Paton Fleming - Mount Auburn Cemetery - Watertown, MA

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Williamina Paton Fleming worked at the Harvard College Observatory, where she developed the Pickering-Fleming Star Cataloging System which was the basis of the system used today, and organized the staff of 'women computers' at the observatory.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/4/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonBrigadier General Stephen Elliott, Jr - Beaufort, South Carolina, USA.

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Stephen Elliott, Jr. Brigadier General C.S.A. - one of Beaufort County’s ablest soldiers of the Confederacy. His grave is marked by a Marble Obelisk & Historic Marker plaque, in St. Helena’s Episcopal Churchyard, Beaufort, South Carolina, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/1/2018

last visited: 6/1/2018

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Grave of a Famous PersonWill Sampson - Hitchita, OK

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Will Sampson was an artist and rodeo performer, and is probably best known as an actor, with significant roles in "The Outlaw Josey Wales," "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest", and "Poltergeist II." He is buried in Graves Creek Cemetery, Hitchita, OK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 5/30/2018

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonBrigadier General Micah Jenkins - Charleston, South Carolina

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Brigadier Brigadier General Micah Jenkins of the CSA is buried under a 15 foot obelisk. The obelisk is located in the Magnolia Cemetery, 70 Cunnington Avenue Charleston, South Carolina.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: South Carolina

date approved: 5/27/2018

last visited: never

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