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Grave of a Famous PersonRobert Newman - Boston, MA

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Robert Newman hung lanterns in the Old North Church's steeple on April 18, 1775, part of a warning signal devised by Paul Revere during the Battles of Lexington and Concord. One if by land, two if by sea.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Metro2

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/24/2013

last visited: 5/9/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonFrans Henrick Kockums, Gamla Kyrkogarden - Malmö, Sweden

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Frans Henrick Kockums inherited a bankrupt tobacco factory at the age of 23 in a time of recession in Sweden. He was such a successful entrepreneur that his companies became the largest employer in Malmo with a work force of 6000.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Skåne, Sweden

date approved: 7/17/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonClelland "Clell" Miller - Kearney, Missouri.

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Clell Miller was an old west outlaw and a member of the James-Younger Gang.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/17/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Leigh Testrake

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Captain John Testrake was the Pilot of TWA Flight 847 when it was hijacked and held for 17-days at the airport in Algiers, Algeria and Beirut, Lebanon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/17/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonWillard Richardson Espy - Oysterville Cemetery, Washington

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Willard Espy was a well known writer, with several titles on the N.Y. Times Best Seller list during his career.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Washington

date approved: 6/26/2013

last visited: 9/2/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonCatherine Booth-Clibborn - Highgate East Cemetery, London, UK

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Catherine Booth-Clibborn's grave is in an overgrown part of Highgate East Cemetery a few metres south of the cemetery's boundary with Waterlow Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/26/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonSir Leslie Stephen - Highgate East Cemetery, London, UK

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Sir Leslie Stephen's grave is on the northern edge of Highgate East Cemetery close to the fence separating the cemetery from Waterlow Park. Sir Leslie was an author.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/26/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonFrank Matcham - Highgate East Cemetery, London, UK

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The grave of Frank Matcham is close to the entrance to Highgate Cemetery and is adjacent to one of the minor paths near the toilets. Matcham is famous for his architectural work with theatres.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/26/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonPatrick Caulfield - Highgate East Cemetery, London, UK

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Patrick Caulfield's unusual headstone and grave are close to the path running down the west side of the East Cemetery. The headstone leaves the viewer in no doubt as to Caulfield's status - in cut out letters it simply says "DEAD".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/26/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonSir Ralph Richardson - Highgate East Cemetery, London, UK

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The grave, close to the main path on the west side of Highgate East Cemetery, contains Sir Ralph, his wife Meriel and their son Charles David.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/26/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJeremy Beadle MBE - Highgate East Cemetery, London, UK

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Jeremy Beadle, probably best known as a TV presenter, is buried in Highgate East Cemetery. His grave is located close to the main path that runs up the west side of the graveyard.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/26/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonMax Wall - Highgate East Cemetery, London, UK

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Max Wall (1908 – 1990), was an English comedian and actor, whose performing career covered music hall, theatre, films and television. He is interred in Highgate East Cemetery in north London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/17/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonAnthony Shaffer - Highgate East Cemetery, London, UK

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The location of the final resting place for Anthony Shaffer is close to the entrance to Highgate East Cemetery in north London. Anthony Shaffer is probably best known for the original stage and film versions of "Sleuth" in the 1970s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/17/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonLucille Ball, Lakeview Cemetery, Jamestown N.Y.

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The grave of the the nation's first lady of comedy in the town where she was born.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tyro-n-www

location: New York

date approved: 6/17/2013

last visited: 7/3/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonKarl Marx - Highgate East Cemetery, London, UK

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Karl Marx's grave is to be found in the East Cemetery at Highgate. It is located in square "C2" of the map of the cemetery and is adjacent to one of the main paths in the cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/9/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonGeorge Eliot - Highgate East Cemetery, London, UK

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George Eliot's grave is to be found in the East Cemetery at Highgate. It is located in square "C1" of the map of the cemetery and is close to one of the minor paths in the cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/9/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonAnna Mahler - Highgate East Cemetery, London, UK

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Anna Mahler's grave is to be found in the East Cemetery at Highgate. It is located in square "B1" of the map of the cemetery and is close to the main path that runs through the grounds.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/9/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonDouglas Adams - Highgate East Cemetery, London, UK

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Douglas Adams, a writer, was probably best known for The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy. He is buried in a grave, with a simple headstone, in the east part of the famous Highgate Cemetery in north London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/9/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonChester A Arthur, 21st President of the US

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Chester Arthur wasn't one of our most famous US Presidents, but given how few of them there have been, this must be considered an important site. It should also be considered simply by virtue of the elaborate burial site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 6/9/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonWilliam "Wild Bill" Longley - Giddings, TX

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William "Wild Bill" Longley, the Texas gunman who killed some 32 people is buried in the Giddings City Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member linkys

location: Texas

date approved: 6/9/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonRogers Hornsby - Hornsby Cemetery - Austin, TX

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Rogers Hornsby, one of the greatest hitters of baseball's deadball era, is buried in the Hornsby Cemetery in Austin, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 6/4/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonBarney Dreyfus

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Bernhard "Barney" Dreyfuss (February 23, 1865 – February 5, 1932) was an executive in Major League Baseball who owned the Pittsburgh Pirates franchise from 1900 to his death. He is often credited with the creation of the modern baseball World Series.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Brownb82

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/4/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonArt Rooney

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Arthur Joseph "Art" Rooney, Sr. (January 27, 1901 – August 25, 1988), often referred to as "The Chief", was the founding owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers American football franchise in the National Football League.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Brownb82

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/4/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonCharles Taze Russell

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Charles Taze Russell (February 16, 1852 – October 31, 1916), or Pastor Russell, was a prominent early 20th century Christian restorationist minister from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, and founder of what is now known as the Bible Student movement.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Brownb82

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/4/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonCairine Reay Wilson - Cumberland, Ontario

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Cairine Reay Wilson, Canada's first woman appointed to the Canadian Senate, has been laid to rest in Dales Cemetery, in Cumberland, Ontario.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 6/4/2013

last visited: never

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