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Encyclopedia > Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City

Holy Cross Cemetery is located at 5835 W. Slauson Avenue in Culver City, California. A Roman Catholic cemetery operated by the Los Angeles Archdiocese, it contains – among others – the graves and tombs of some of Hollywood's biggest names and their relatives. Culver City is a city in western Los Angeles County, California. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  Ranked 3rd  - Total 158,302 sq mi (410,000 km²)  - Width 250 miles (400 km)  - Length 770 miles (1,240 km)  - % water 4. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Catholicism. ... The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles covers the City of Los Angeles as well as Los Angeles, Santa Barbara and Ventura counties, California. ...


Most of the celebrities are in the section known as "The Grotto" in the southwest part of the cemetery; after entering the main gate, turn left and follow the leftmost road up the hill.


Notable burials

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Jean Acker (October 23, 1893–August 16, 1978) was an American film actress with a career dating from the silent film era through the 1950s, though she was perhaps most notorious as the estranged wife of silent film star Rudolph Valentino. ... Richard Arlen (born September 1, 1898 - died March 28, 1976) was an American actor. ... Mary Astor (May 3, 1906 – September 25, 1987) was an Academy Award-winning American actress. ...

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Justin McCarthy Sam Barry (December 17, 1892 – September 23, 1950) was an American collegiate athletic coach who achieved significant accomplishments in three major sports. ... The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame honors players who have shown exceptional skill at basketball, all-time great coaches and referees, and other major contributors to the game. ... Alfred Samuel Bloomingdale (April 15, 1916–August 23, 1982) was an heir to the Bloomingdales department store fortune, and the celebrated lover of a murdered Hollywood model. ... Joseph Bodner (January 16, 1925 - May 28, 1982) was an American painter. ... Bolger, circa early 1930s Ray Bolger (January 10, 1904 – January 15, 1987) was an American entertainer of stage and screen, best known for his portrayal of the Scarecrow (and the farmworker Hunk) in the 1939 film classic, The Wizard of Oz. ... The Wizard of Oz is a 1939 musical fantasy film produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. ... Charles Boyer in Love Affair Charles Boyer (August 28, 1899 – August 26, 1978) was a French actor. ... Pat Paterson, british-born actress, April 07, 1911 - August 24, 1978. ...

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John Candy in the motion picture Brewsters Millions John Franklin Candy (October 31, 1950 – March 4, 1994) was a Canadian comedian and actor. ... Macdonald Carey Macdonald Carey (March 15, 1913 – March 21, 1994) was an American actor best known for his role as the patriarch Dr. Tom Horton on NBCs soap opera Days of our Lives. ... Marguerite Chapman Marguerite Chapman (March 9, 1918 - August 31, 1999) was an American actress. ... Jackie Coogan (1914-1984) in 1921 Jackie Coogan (October 26, 1914 - March 1, 1984) was an American actor who began his movie career as a child actor in silent films. ... Darby Crash (September 26, 1958 – December 7, 1980) was a rock musician. ... Harry Lillis Bing Crosby (May 3, 1903 – October 14, 1977) was an American singer and actor whose career lasted from 1926 until his death in 1977. ...

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Mona Darkfeather Mona Darkfeather (January 13, 1882 – September 3, 1977) was an American silent film actress. ... Bobby Day (born July 1, 1928 - died July 27), 1990, was an African American musician. ... Dennis Day (May 21, 1918 - June 22, 1988) Irish American singer who appeared for years on Jack Bennys radio and television shows. ... Pedro de Cordoba (September 28, 1881 – September 16, 1950), was an American Actor. ... Ralph DePalma (January 23, 1884 – March 31, 1956) was an Italian-American racecar driving champion. ... Joe DiMaggio Joseph Paul DiMaggio , born Giuseppe Paolo DiMaggio, Jr. ... Al Dubin (June 10, 1891 - February 11, 1945) was a Swiss-born lyricist. ... Jimmy Durante (b. ...

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Vince Edwards Vince Edwards (July 7, 1928- March 11, 1996) was an American actor, director, and singer. ... Richard Egan Richard Egan (July 29, 1921 - July 20, 1987) was an American actor. ...

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Joe Flynn is the inventor of Parallel Path Technology, recently endorsed at the STAIF Conference by Boeing Phantomworks. ... John Ford (February 1, 1894 – August 31, 1973) was one of the most accomplished American film directors of the 1930s to 1960s, known particularly as a director of the Westerns, although his tributes to the veterans of World War II and Americana are also equally effective. ... Victoria Forde Victoria Forde (April 21, 1896 – July 24, 1964) was an American silent film actress. ... Mary Frann ( February 27, 1943 - September 23, 1998) was an American actress. ... Newhart is a television situation comedy that aired on the CBS network from 1982 to 1990. ...

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James Gleason (May 23, 1882 – April 12, 1959) is an actor. ...

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Jack Haley August 10, 1898-June 6, 1979, was an American film actor best known for his portrayal of The Tin Man (and farmworker Hickory) in The Wizard of Oz, which role he got only because actor Buddy Ebsen had a near-fatal reaction from ingesting the aluminum dust makeup... The Wizard of Oz is a 1939 musical fantasy film produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. ... June Haver, (June 10, 1926 – July 4, 2005), was an American film actress, who was born in Rock Island, Illinois as June Stovenour; her name became Haver when her mother divorced and remarried. ... Juanita Hansen Juanita Hansen (March 3, 1895 - September 26, 1961) was an American motion picture actress. ... Henry Hathaway (March 13, 1898 – February 11, 1985) was an American film director and producer. ... Gilda DVD cover Rita Hayworth (October 17, 1918 – May 14, 1987), was an American actress of Spanish and English descent who reached fame during the 1940s as the eras leading sex symbol. ... Francis Dayle Chick Hearn (27 November 1916 - 5 August 2002) was an American sportscaster. ... Conrad Nicholson Hilton, Jr. ...

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Spike Jones For the music video and film director, see Spike Jonze. ...

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Edgar Kennedy (b. ... Norman Kerry Norman Kerry (June 16, 1894 - January 12, 1956) was an American actor whose career spanned over twenty-five years in the motion picture industry beginning in the silent era at the end of World War I. Born Arnold Kaiser in Rochester, New York of German parentage, he changed...

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Lanza in The Toast of New Orleans Mario Lanza (31 January 1921 – 7 October 1959) was an Italian-American tenor and Hollywood movie star who enjoyed success in the 1950s. ... Margaret Lindsay (September 19, 1910 - May 9, 1981) was an American film actress with 88 film credits, the most significant of which occurred during her time as a Warner Bros. ... ... Bela Lugosi as Dracula United States stamp. ...

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Fred MacMurray (August 30, 1908 – November 5, 1991) was a Hollywood actor who appeared in over one hundred movies, during a career that lasted from the 1930s to the 1970s. ... George E. Marshall (December 29, 1891 - February 17, 1975) was an extremely prolific American film actor, writer and director active through the first six decades of movie history. ... May McAvoy (September 8, 1899 - April 26, 1984), was a pioneer American silent film actress best known starring in Hollywoods first motion picture talkie. ... Leo McCarey (October 3, 1898 - July 5, 1969) was a movie director, screenwriter and producer. ... Jim and Marian Jordan, aka Fibber McGee and Molly Fibber McGee and Molly was a long-running comedy program on United States radio which played a major role in determining the form of what is now called old-time radio, and also a major role in defining American culture of... Jim and Marian Jordan, aka Fibber McGee and Molly Fibber McGee and Molly was a long-running comedy program on United States radio which played a major role in determining the form of what is now called old-time radio, and also a major role in defining American culture of... Audrey Meadows (February 8, 1926 - February 3, 1996), born Audrey Cotter, was an American actress best known for playing the deadpan housewife, Alice Kramden in the 1950s American television comedy, The Honeymooners. ... Ann Miller was born on April 12, 1923 (some sources still indicate 1919) and died on January 22, 2004. ... Millard Mitchell (1903-1953) was an American character actor whose credits include roughly thirty feature films and two television appearances. ... Thelma Morgan (August 23, 1904 - January 29, 1970) was an American socialite best known as Viscountess Furness, the mistress who preceded Wallis Simpson in the affections of Edward VIII of the United Kingdom. ... Alan Mowbray (August 18, 1896 - March 25, 1969), was a British stage and film actor who found success in Hollywood. ... Jim Murray (born December 29, 1919 - August 16, 1998) was a sports journalist. ...

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Evelyn Nesbit (December 25, 1884 – January 17, 1967) was an artists model and chorus girl, noted for her entanglement in the murder of her ex-lover, architect Stanford White, by her first husband, Harry K. Thaw. ... Fred C. Newmeyer (August 9, 1888 - April 24, 1967) was an American actor and film director. ...

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OBrien in D.O.A. Edmond OBrien (September 10, 1915 – May 9, 1985) was an American film actor who is perhaps best remembered for his role in D.O.A.. Born in New York, New York, OBrien made his film debut in 1938, and gradually built a... James Cagney (center) and OBrien (right) in Angels with Dirty Faces Pat OBrien (November 11, 1899 – October 15, 1983) was an American movie actor with over 100 screen credits. ... Helen OConnell (May 23, 1920 – September 9, 1993) was a singer, actress, and dancer. ... Barney Oldfield (June 3, 1878-October 4, 1946) was an automobile racer and pioneer; born in a farmhouse on the outskirts of Wauseon, Ohio. ... Walter Francis OMalley (1903-1979) circa 1940-1950 Walter Francis OMalley (October 9, 1903 - August 9, 1979) was an American sports executive who owned the Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers team in Major League Baseball from 1950 to 1979. ... Major league affiliations National League (1890-present) West Division (1969-present) Current uniform Ballpark Dodger Stadium (1962-present) Major league titles World Series titles (6) 1988 â€¢ 1981 â€¢ 1965 â€¢ 1963 1959 â€¢ 1955 NL Pennants (21) 1988 â€¢ 1981 â€¢ 1978 â€¢ 1977 1974 â€¢ 1966 â€¢ 1965 â€¢ 1963 1959 â€¢ 1956 â€¢ 1955 â€¢ 1953 1952 â€¢ 1949 â€¢ 1947 â€¢ 1941...

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George Pál (February 1, 1908 – May 2, 1980) (birth name: Györgi Pál Marczincsák) was a Hungarian-born and American naturalized animator and film producer. ... Louella Parsons (August 6, 1881 – December 9, 1972) was an American gossip columnist. ... Chris Penn as Nice Guy Eddie in Reservoir Dogs Christopher Shannon Penn (October 10, 1965 – January 24, 2006) was an American film actor. ... Elizabeth Jean Peters (October 15, 1926 – October 13, 2000) was an American actress. ... Zazu Pitts (1894-1963) sporting her famous bob hairstyle ZaSu Pitts (January 3, 1894–June 7, 1963) was a United States movie actress. ...

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Alejandro Rey (February 8, 1930 - May 21, 1987) was an Argentine actor, born in Buenos Aires. ... Hayden Rorke Hayden Rorke (October 23, 1910 – August 19, 1987) was an American actor best known for playing Dr. (Col. ... I Dream of Jeannie was a popular American sitcom with a fantasy premise. ... Rosalind Russell (June 4, 1907 - November 28, 1976) was an American film and stage actress. ...

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Nazli Sabri (1894-1978), daughter of H.E. Abdur-Rahim Pasha Sabri, sometime Minister of Agriculture and Governor of Cairo, by his wife, Tawfika Khanum Sharif, was the second wife of King Fuad of Egypt. ... King George V of the United Kingdom and his consort, Queen Mary A queen consort is the wife and consort of a reigning king. ... Gia Scala Gia Scala (March 3, 1934 – April 30, 1972) was an actress. ... Dorothy Sebastian Dorothy Sebastian (April 26, 1903 - April 8, 1957) was an American film actress. ... Mack Sennett (1880 - 1960) Mack Sennett (January 17, 1880 – November 5, 1960) was an innovator of slapstick comedy in film. ... Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin, Jr, KBE, (April 16, 1889 – December 25, 1977), better known as Charlie Chaplin, was a British comedy actor, becoming the most famous actor in the early to mid Hollywood cinema era, and also a notable director. ...

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Doris Tate in 1984, confronting Charles Watson at his parole hearing with the presentation of her victims impact statement. ... Sharon Tate in Valley of the Dolls (1967) Sharon Marie Tate (January 24, 1943 – August 9, 1969) was an American film actress. ... Charles Manson. ...

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  • Joseph A. Valentine, cinematographer
  • Gloria Morgan Vanderbilt, socialite

Gloria Laura Mercedes Morgan Vanderbilt (August 23, 1904–February 13, 1965) was a socialite best known as the mother of fashion designer and artist Gloria Vanderbilt. ...

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Lawrence Welk during a taping of The Lawrence Welk Show Lawrence Welk (March 11, 1903 – May 17, 1992) was a musician, accordion player, bandleader, and television impressario. ...

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Loretta Young in 1935 Loretta Young (January 6, 1913 – August 12, 2000) was an American actress. ...

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