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Encyclopedia > List of cemeteries

This is a list of notable cemeteries, mausoleums and other places people are buried, world-wide. Reasons for notabilty include their design, their history and their internments. Castle Ashby Graveyard Northamptonshire A cemetery is a place in which dead bodies and cremated remains are buried. ...

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Argentina

La Recoleta Cemetery is a famous cemetery located in the exclusive Recoleta neighbourhood of Buenos Aires, Argentina. ... For other uses, see Buenos Aires (disambiguation). ... María Eva Duarte de Perón (May 7, 1919 – July 26, 1952) was the second wife of Argentine President Juan Domingo Perón (1895–1974) and the First Lady of Argentina from 1946 until her death in 1952. ... Luis Federico Leloir (September 6, 1906 – December 2, 1987) was an Argentine doctor and biochemist who received the 1970 Nobel Prize in Chemistry. ... Cementerio de la Chacarita in Buenos Aires, Argentina, known as the National Cemetery, was opened during a yellow fever epidemic in 1871. ... For other uses, see Buenos Aires (disambiguation). ... Juan Domingo Perón (October 8, 1895 – July 1, 1974) was an Argentine military officer and the President of Argentina from 1946 to 1955 and from 1973 to 1974. ... Carlos Gardel (1933) Carlos Gardel (11 December 1887/18901 - 24 June 1935 Medellín, Colombia) was perhaps the most prominent figure in the history of tango. ... For other uses, see Buenos Aires (disambiguation). ...

Australia

  • Rookwood Cemetery, (Sydney) - Proper name 'The Necropolis, Rookwood" at over 2.8 km², reputedly the largest necropolis in the Southern Hemisphere if not the world, first used in 1867. More than 1,000,000 interments.
  • Waverley Cemetery, (Sydney) - opened in 1877. Dramatic location on picturesque coastal site, many local historical figures such as writer Henry Lawson. 50,000 allotments.
See also: Category:Burials at Waverley Cemetery
  • Eastern Suburbs Memorial Park, (Sydney) - incorporates Botany Cemetery, Eastern Suburbs Crematorium and Pioneer Park (where headstones from early Sydney burial grounds have been relocated).
  • Karrakatta Cemetery, (Perth) - opened in 1899 north of the Swan River and closest to the Perth city centre.
See also: Category:Burials at Karrakatta Cemetery
  • Toowong Cemetery, Brisbane - Proper name "The Brisbane General Cemetery" the oldest and largest Brisbane cemetery opened in 1875, was originally utilised by the earliest colonists. Resting place of author Steele Rudd.
  • Island of the dead - Port Arthur, Tasmania - early convict graves, part of the old goal and convict reform settlement.
  • Fremantle Cemetery, (Perth) - opened 1898 south of the Swan River and city of Perth -
See also: Category:Burials at Fremantle Cemetery

Frazer Mausoleum, Rookwood. ... This article is about the metropolitan area in Australia. ... The Waverley Cemetery opened in 1877 and is a major cemetery at Bronte in the eastern suburbs of Sydney. ... Henry Lawson, circa 1902 Henry Lawson[1] (17 June 1867 - 2 September 1922) was an Australian writer and poet. ... Eastern Suburbs Memorial Park (Sydney) is a major cemetery and crematorium at Matraville, in the eastern suburbs of Sydney, Australia. ... Karrakatta Cemetery is a metropolitan cemetery in the suburb of Karrakatta in Perth, Western Australia. ... Location of Perth within Australia This article is about the metropolitan area of Perth, Western Australia. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... For other uses, see Brisbane (disambiguation). ... Steele Rudd was the pseudonym of Arthur Hoey Davis, an Australian author. ... The iconic view of the penitentiary originally built as a flour mill, across the water. ... The grave of C. Y. OConnor, Fremantle Cemetery Fremantle Cemetery is a 46 hectare cemetery located in the eastern part of Fremantle, Western Australia. ... Centennial Park Cemetery is a large, 40 hectare, cemetery in the southern Adelaide suburb of Pasadena. ... For other uses, see Adelaide (disambiguation). ...

Austria

Exterior of the Dr. Karl Lueger-Gedächtniskirche, Zentralfriedhof, Vienna. ... For other uses, see Vienna (disambiguation). ... Wolfgang Ambros, born 1952 in Preßbaum/Niederösterreich (Lower Austria) is one of the most famous Austropop musicians. ... An ornament of the sarcophagus of Emperor Karl VI: a deaths head with the crown of the Holy Roman Empire Tomb of Franz Josef I, flanked by wife Elisabeth and son Rudolf. ... For other uses, see Vienna (disambiguation). ... Flag of the Habsburg Monarchy; also used as the flag of the Austrian Empire until the Ausgleich of 1867. ...

Azerbaijan

  • Old Jugha, Julfa - Historically considered to have the largest number of Khachkars, carved memorial stones. It is the center of a controversy about Khachkar destruction.

A photograph, taken in 1915, showing part of the medieval Armenian cemetery of Julfa. ... A Khachkar or Khatchkar (Ô½Õ¡Õ¹Ö„Õ¡Ö€ in Armenian, meaning cross-stone) is a carved memorial stone, typically found in Armenia. ... Alleged Azeri soldiers finishing off the remaining of Armenian Khachkars. ...

Belgium

War memorial at Schoonselhof Cemetery Schoonselhof Cemetery (Antwerpen Schoonselhof) is located in Wilrijk, a suburb of Antwerp, Belgium. ... For other uses, see Antwerp (disambiguation). ... The Ixelles Cemetery (French: Cimetière dIxelles, Dutch: De Elsense begraafplaats), located in Ixelles in the southern part of Brussels, is one of major cemeteries in Belgium. ... For other places with the same name, see Brussels (disambiguation). ... The Laeken Cemetery (French: Cimetière de Laeken, Dutch: Begraafplaats van Laken), located in Laeken in the northern part of Brussels, is one of major cemeteries in Belgium. ... For other places with the same name, see Brussels (disambiguation). ... Tyne Cot Commonwealth War Graves Cemetery and Memorial to the Missing is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) burial ground for the dead of World War I located in the Ypres Salient on the Western Front. ... Geography Country Belgium Community Flemish Community Region Flemish Region Province West Flanders Arrondissement Ypres Coordinates , , Area 130. ...

Brazil

This article is about the city. ... Painting of Mário de Andrade (1927) by Lasar Segall, a Lithuanian painter in Brazil whom Andrade befriended; Andrade wrote a book about him in 1935. ... José Bento Monteiro Lobato (April 18, 1882 - July 4, 1948) was one of Brazils most influential writers. ... Portrait of Oswald de Andrade by Tarsila do Amaral, 1922. ... Manuel Ferraz de Campos Sales (February 15, 1841 - June 28, 1913) was a Brazilian lawyer, coffee farmer and politician; provincial deputy three times, general-deputy once, minister of justice, senator and governor of São Paulo (1894-1897). ... Cemitério do Morumbi (Morumbi Cemetery) is a cemetery in Sao Paulo, Brazil. ... This article is about the city. ... Elis Regina Carvalho Costa, known simply as Elis Regina (March 17, 1945 – January 19, 1982) was a singer of Brazilian popular music who achieved great success and recognition during her lifetime. ... Ayrton Senna da Silva (pronounced / /, March 21, 1960 – May 1, 1994) was a Brazilian three-times Formula One world champion. ... Ronald Golias was a Brazilian comedian and actor, (born May 4, 1929, died September 27, 2005). ... The Cemetery of Vila Formosa is a necropolis located in the district of Vila Formosa, in the city of São Paulo, Brazil. ... This article is about the city. ... Cemitério São João Batista is a municipal cemetery in the neighborhood in Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro. ... A night view of the Botafogo harbour, with the moon above the Sugar Loaf Mountain. ... This article is about the Brazilian city. ... Santos-Dumont in his trademark Panama hat. ... Carmen Miranda, pron. ... A composer is a person who writes music. ... Antonio Carlos Jobim (born Antonio Carlos Brasileiro de Almeida Jobim, January 25, 1927 - December 8, 1994), also called Tom Jobim, was a Brazilian composer, arranger, singer, pianist and one of the greatest legends of bossa nova. ...

Brunei

  • Makam Diraja
  • Tomb of Sharif Ali
  • Tomb of Sultan Bolkiah

Sultan Sharif Ali (also known as Barkat Ali ibnu Sharif Ajlan ibni Sharif Rumaithah) was the third sultan of Brunei. ... Sultan Bolkiah (reign: 1485-1521) was the fifth Sultan of Brunei. ...

Canada

Manitoba

Saint Boniface Cathedral Saint Boniface Cathedral forms an important architectural feature of Saint Boniface, Manitoba, especially in the eyes of the Franco-Manitoban community. ... Motto: Template:Unhide = Unum Cum Virtute Multorum (One With the Strength of Many) Location City Information Established: 1738 (Fort Rouge), 1873 (City of Winnipeg) Area: 465. ... For the opera, see Louis Riel (opera). ...

Newfoundland

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Nova Scotia

In 1844 Camp Hill Cemetery on Robie Street in the heart of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada replaced the citys first cemetery known as the Old Burying Grounds that had been established almost 100 years earlier in 1749. ... The City of Halifax (1841-1996) was the capital of the province of Nova Scotia, and the largest city in Atlantic Canada. ... Motto: Munit Haec et Altera Vincit (Latin: One defends and the other conquers) Capital Halifax Largest city Halifax Regional Municipality Official languages English (de facto) Government Lieutenant-Governor Mayann E. Francis Premier Rodney MacDonald (PC) Federal representation in Canadian Parliament House seats 11 Senate seats 10 Confederation July 1, 1867... Joseph Howe, PC (December 13, 1804 – June 1, 1873) was a ship builder and born the son of John Howe and Mary Edes at Halifax, Nova Scotia. ... Robert Lorne Stanfield, PC, QC (April 11, 1914–December 16, 2003) was Premier of Nova Scotia and leader of the federal Progressive Conservative Party of Canada. ... Abraham Pineo Gesner, born May 2, 1797 in Cornwallis Township, Nova Scotia, Canada – died April 29, 1864 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, was a physician and geologist who became one of the primary founders of the petroleum industry . ... Fairview Cemetery in Halifax, Nova Scotia, is a famous Canadian cemetery. ... For other uses, see Titanic (disambiguation). ... Ferry running between Halifax and Dartmouth, docked at Dartmouth Ferry Terminal. ... Mount Olivet Cemetery is a Roman Catholic cemetery located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada at which 19 bodies recovered from the RMS Titanic are buried. ...

New Brunswick

Fernhill Cemetery, originally known as the Rural Cemetery at the time it opened in 1848, is located at 200 Westmorland Road in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada. ... Saint John[3] is the largest city in the province of New Brunswick, and the oldest incorporated city in Canada. ... The Honourable Sir Samuel Leonard Tilley, PC (May 8, 1818 – June 25, 1896) was a Canadian politician. ...

Quebec

The Cimetière Notre-Dame-de-Belmont (Belmont Cemetery) is located at 2176 avenue Chapdelaine in the Quebec City suburb of Sainte-Foy in the province of Quebec, Canada. ... Sainte-Foy is a city in central Quebec, Canada on the St. ... Nickname: Motto: Don de Dieu feray valoir (I shall put Gods gift to good use; the Don de Dieu was Champlains ship) Coordinates: , Country Province Agglomeration Quebec City Statute of the city Capitale-Nationale Administrative Region Capitale-Nationale Founded 1608 by Samuel de Champlain Constitution date 1833 Government... Louis-Alexandre Taschereau (March 5, 1867 - July 6, 1952) was a Premier of the Canadian province of Quebec from 1920 to 1936. ... Jean Lesage, PC, CC, CD (June 10, 1912 – December 12, 1980) was a lawyer and politician in Quebec, Canada. ... Front entrance, Cimetière Notre-Dame-des-Neiges Founded in 1854, Cimetière Notre-Dame-des-Neiges is a 343-acre (1. ... This article needs cleanup. ... Joseph-Henri-Maurice Rocket Richard PC, CC, OQ (August 4, 1921 – May 27, 2000) was a professional ice hockey player who played for the Montreal Canadiens from 1942 to 1960. ... Hon. ... For the article on the baseball umpire, see: Doug Harvey (umpire) Douglas Norman Harvey (December 19, 1924 - December 26, 1989) was a star player in the National Hockey League (NHL). ... Pierre Laporte (February 25, 1921 - October 1970), was a Canadian politician who was assassinated by members of the terrorist group, the Front de Libération du Québec (Quebec Liberation Front). ... Opened in 1852, Mount Royal Cemetery is a 165-acre (668 000 m²) terraced cemetery on the north slope of Mount Royal in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. ... This article needs cleanup. ... Edith Maude Eaton, born March 15, 1865 in Macclesfield, Cheshire, England - died April 7, 1914 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, was an author best known under the Chinese pseudonym, Sui Sin Far. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The Honourable Sir John Joseph Caldwell Abbott, PC , QC , KCMG , BCL , DCL (March 12, 1821 – October 30, 1893) was the third Prime Minister of Canada from June 16, 1891 to November 24, 1892. ... Mordecai Richler, CC (January 27, 1931 – July 3, 2001) was a Canadian author, screenwriter and essayist. ... General Sir Arthur William Currie, GCMG, KCB (December 5, 1875 – November 30, 1933) was the first Canadian commander of the Canadian Expeditionary Force (a corps of four divisions) on the Western Front during World War I. Currie was among the most successful generals of the war; he is still considered... The Molson family of Montreal, Quebec, Canada was founded by John Molson who emigrated to Canada in 1782 from his home in Lincolnshire, England. ... Sillery can refer to: the commune called Sillery in the Marne département, in France the district called Sillery in Quebec City, in Canada one of several notable figures from French history, including Noël Brûlart de Sillery after whom the district in Quebec is named. ... Nickname: Motto: Don de Dieu feray valoir (I shall put Gods gift to good use; the Don de Dieu was Champlains ship) Coordinates: , Country Province Agglomeration Quebec City Statute of the city Capitale-Nationale Administrative Region Capitale-Nationale Founded 1608 by Samuel de Champlain Constitution date 1833 Government... The Empress of Ireland was a transatlantic ocean liner owned by the Canadian Pacific Steamship Company that sailed between Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, and Liverpool, United Kingdom. ... The Honourable Sir Henri-Gustave Joly de Lotbinière, PC (December 5, 1829 – November 16, 1908) was born in Épernay, France. ... It has been suggested that Grosse Isle, Quebec be merged into this article or section. ... Great Famine can refer to multiple historical events that refer to themselves as the Great Famine. Great Famine of 1315-1317 - Northern European famine of the 14th century. ... Pointe-Claire within the Island of Montreal. ... Former crewmembers of the battleship Missouri pose for photos shortly after the Anniversary of the End of World War II ceremony, held aboard the famous ship. ...

Ontario

Beechwood Cemetery in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada is a 160 acre (647,000 m²) cemetery designated as a National Historic Site in 2001. ... This article is about the capital city of Canada. ... Sir Robert Laird Borden, PC, GCMG, KC (June 26, 1854 – June 10, 1937) was the eighth Prime Minister of Canada from October 10, 1911, to July 10, 1920, and the third Nova Scotian to hold this office. ... Thomas Clement Douglas, PC, CC, SOM, MA, LL.D (hc) (October 20, 1904 – February 24, 1986) was a Scottish-born Baptist minister who became a prominent Canadian social democratic politician. ... Andrew George Latta McNaughton, PC (February 25, 1887 - July 11, 1966) was a Canadian army officer, politician and diplomat. ... Notre-Dame Cemetery in winter Notre Dame Cemetery, located at 455 Montreal Road, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, opened in 1872. ... This article is about the capital city of Canada. ... Yousuf Karsh - Self portrait Yousuf Karsh, CC (December 23, 1908 – July 13, 2002) was a Canadian photographer of Armenian birth, and one of the most famous and accomplished portrait photographers of all time. ... Laurier re-directs here. ... Aurel Emile Little Giant Joliat (Ottawa, August 29, 1901 – June 2, 1986 in Ottawa) was a Canadian professional hockey left winger who played 16 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Montreal Canadiens. ... The Cataraqui Cemetery in Kingston, Ontario is the citys largest, and holds the distinction of being the burial site of Canadas first prime minister. ... Murney Tower, Kingston The Fort Henry Guard performing an historical demonstration The Prince George Hotel. ... The Right Honourable Sir John Alexander Macdonald, GCB, QC (January 11, 1815 - June 6, 1891) was the first Prime Minister of Canada from July 1, 1867 - November 5, 1873 - and - October 17, 1878 - June 6, 1891. ... Sir Alexander Campbell (March 9, 1822-1892) was an English-born Canadian statesman and politician, and a father of Canadian Confederation. ... Mount Pleasant Cemetery is a famous cemetery located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. ... Template:Hide = Motto: Template:Unhide = Diversity Our Strength Image:Toronto, Ontario Location. ... The Eaton Family mausoleum in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Timothy Eaton (1834 â€“ January 31, 1907) was a Canadian businessman who founded the Eatons department store, one of the most important retail businesses in Canadas history. ... Sir Frederick Grant Banting, KBE, MC, MD, FRSC (November 14, 1891 – February 21, 1941) was a Canadian medical scientist, doctor and Nobel laureate noted as one of the co-discovers of insulin. ... Glenn Herbert Gould[1][2] (September 25, 1932 – October 4, 1982) was a Canadian pianist, noted especially for his recordings of the music of Johann Sebastian Bach, his remarkable technical proficiency, and his eccentric piano technique and personality. ... Not to be confused with William Lyon Mackenzie, Mackenzie Kings grandfather. ... Mount Hope Catholic Cemetery at 305 Erskine Avenue in Toronto, Ontario, Canada was consecrated on July 9, 1898 by Roman Catholic Archbishop John Walsh. ... Margaret Anglin, 1914 Mary Margaret Anglin (April 3, 1876 - January 7, 1958) was a Canadian-born Broadway actress, director and producer whom Encyclopedia Britannica calls one of the most brilliant actresses of her day. ... Edward Morley Callaghan, CC, LL.B., LL.D., FRSC (September 22, 1903 – August 25, 1990) was a Canadian novelist, short story writer, playwright, TV and radio personality. ... Francis Michael King Clancy (b. ... Necropolis Cemetery is the oldest burial grounds in Toronto. ... Template:Hide = Motto: Template:Unhide = Diversity Our Strength Image:Toronto, Ontario Location. ... William Lyon Mackenzie (March 12, 1795 – August 28, 1861) was a Scottish-Canadian journalist, politician, and leader of an unsuccessful rebellion. ... Ned Hanlon baseball card, 1897 Edward Hugh Ned Hanlon (August 22, 1857 - April 14, 1937) was a 19th century Major League Baseball player and manager. ... Samuel Lount (September 24, 1791 – April 12, 1838) was a businessman and political figure in Upper Canada. ... Peter Matthews (born 1934) is a British linguist. ... Major-General Sir Henry Mill Pellatt, C.V.O., D.C.L.,(January 6, 1859, Kingston, Ontario, Canada - March 8, 1939) was a well-known Canadian financier and soldier. ... Harold Ballard (July 30, 1903-April 11, 1990) was the controversial long-time owner of the Toronto Maple Leafs and Maple Leaf Gardens. ... Constantine Falkland Kerry Smythe (b. ... Categories: Wikipedia cleanup | Substubs | Toronto ... Template:Hide = Motto: Template:Unhide = Diversity Our Strength Image:Toronto, Ontario Location. ... The flag of the House of Romanov Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of Russia (Russian: ; Olga Alexandrovna Romanova) (June 13, 1882–November 24, 1960) was the last Grand Duchess of Imperial Russia under the reign of her elder brother, Czar Nicholas II. Her father was the reformer of 19th century Russia... This article is about the hockey player. ...

British Columbia

Ross Bay Cemetery Ross Bay Cemetery, located at 1516 Fairfield Road in Victoria, British Columbia, on Vancouver Island, Canada was opened in 1873. ... This article is about the city of Victoria. ... James Douglas, 4th Duke of Hamilton (1658-1712), eldest son of William Douglas, Duke of Hamilton and of Duchess Anne, succeeded his mother, who resigned the dukedom to him in 1698, and at the accession of Queen Anne he was regarded as leader of the Scottish national party. ... Emily Carr Emily Carr (December 13, 1871 – March 2, 1945) was a Canadian artist and writer. ... for other men named William Barker, see William Barker William Barker (baptized 7 June 1817 – 11 July 1894) was a Canadian prospector and miner who participated in the British Columbia gold rush of the 1850s and 1860s in the Cariboo region of the modern province of British Columbia. ... Sir Matthew Baillie Begbie (9 May 1819 – 11 June 1894) was a British-born Canadian judge who served as a judge in the colony of British Columbia prior to its merger with colony of Vancouver Island, and, following confederation, as Chief Justice for the province of British Columbia. ... One of the notable grave sites at Mountain View. ... For other uses, see Vancouver (disambiguation). ...

Alberta

  • Queen's Park Cemetery, Calgary. Final resting place of Owen Hart, a Professional wrestler and member of the prestigious Hart wrestling family, Dorothy Joudrie, Archibald Wilder, and Everett Johnson.

Owen James Hart (May 7, 1965 – May 23, 1999) was a Canadian professional wrestler who was most known for his time in the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). ...

Chile

The Cementerio General de Chile in Santiago de Chile was established in 1820 after Chiles independence when Bernardo OHiggins inaugurated the Alameda de las Delicias along the old course of the Mapocho River. ... Satellite image of Santiago Santiago (full form Santiago de Chile) is the capital of Chile. ... Salvador Isabelino Allende Gossens[1] (July 26, 1908 – September 11, 1973) was President of Chile from November 1970 until his death during the coup détat of September 11, 1973. ... Víctor Lidio Jara Martínez (September 28, 1932 – September 15, 1973 [1]) was a Chilean pedagogue, theatre director, poet, singer-songwriter, and political activist. ... Violeta del Carmen Parra Sandoval (October 14, 1917 – February 5, 1967) was a notable Chilean folklorist and visual artist. ...

People's Republic of China

The Ancient Tombs at Longtou Mountain (龙头山古墓群) are a collection of 12 burials for royalty of the Bohai Kingdom. ... The Mausoleum of Princess Zhenxiao (or Princess Jeong-Hyo) was made in 793 by the people of early Balhae Kingdom, and is a part of the Ancient Tombs at Longtou Mountain in Jilin. ... The Zhaojun Tomb (昭君墓), located beside a river in Hohhot, Inner Mongolia, the Peoples Republic of China, is said to be the resting place of Wang Zhaojun, a commoner woman from the Chinese Han Empire who married a Xiongnu Chanyu. ... Inner Mongolia (Mongolian: ᠥᠪᠦᠷ ᠮᠣᠨᠺᠤᠯᠤᠨ ᠥᠪᠡᠷᠲᠡᠺᠡᠨ ᠵᠠᠰᠠᠬᠤ ᠣᠷᠤᠨ r Mongghul-un bertegen Jasaqu Orun; Chinese: 内蒙古自治区; Hanyu Pinyin: N... Mawangdui (馬王堆) is an archaeological site located in Changsha, China. ... Changsha (Simplified Chinese: ; Traditional Chinese: ; Pinyin: ; Wade-Giles: Chang-sha) is the capital city of Hunan, a province of Southcentral China, located on the lower reaches of Xiangjiang river, a branch of the Yangtze River. ... Not to be confused with the unrelated provinces of Hainan, Henan, and Yunnan. ... Inside a building showing part of the re-assembled Terracotta Army standing in ranks in the pit. ... Xian redirects here. ... The Mausoleum of Genghis Khan (成吉思汗陵) is located along a river in Kandehuo Enclosure, Xinjie Township, Ejen Khoruu Banner, Ordos Prefecture-Level City (formerly Yeke Juu league) (鄂尔多斯市伊金霍洛旗新街鎮甘德爾敖包), Inner... Inner Mongolia (Mongolian: ᠥᠪᠦᠷ ᠮᠣᠨᠺᠤᠯᠤᠨ ᠥᠪᠡᠷᠲᠡᠺᠡᠨ ᠵᠠᠰᠠᠬᠤ ᠣᠷᠤᠨ r Mongghul-un bertegen Jasaqu Orun; Chinese: 内蒙古自治区; Hanyu Pinyin: N... Mao Zedongs Mausoleum The Chairman Mao Memorial Hall (Simplified Chinese: 毛主席纪念堂; pinyin: Máo ZhÅ­xí Jìniàntáng), commonly known as the Mausoleum of Mao Zedong is the last resting place of Mao Zedong, Chairman of the Politburo of the Communist Party of China from 1943 and the... Peking redirects here. ... Standing in the Spirit Way at the Ming Tombs looking back towards the entry gate. ... Peking redirects here. ... The Ming Xiaoling Mausoleum lies at the northern foot of Purple Mountain (紫金山, Pinyin: ZÄ­jÄ«n Shān, Purple-Golden Mountain) in Nanjing, China. ... For other uses, see Nanjing (disambiguation). ... Mausoleum of Dr. Sun Yat-Sen The Entrance Gate Gate Ceiling of the sacrificial hall, displaying the flag of Kuomintang Marble coffin The Mausoleum of Dr. Sun Yat-Sen (中山陵) is situated at the foot of the second peak of Mount Zijin (Purple Mountain 紫金山) in Nanjing, China. ... For other uses, see Nanjing (disambiguation). ... The Tomb of Marquis Yi of Zeng (曾侯乙墓) is a an important archaeological site in Suizhou, Hubei, China, dated sometime after 433 BC. The tomb contained the remains of Marquis Yi of Zeng. ... For the brand of cymbal, see Wuhan cymbals. ... Hubei (Chinese: 湖北; Hanyu Pinyin: ; Wade-Giles: Hu-pei; Postal System Pinyin: Hupeh) is a central province of the Peoples Republic of China. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The Yinqueshan Han Slips (Chinese: ; Pinyin: ) are ancient Chinese writing tablets, made of bamboo strips, were discovered in 1972. ...   (Simplified Chinese: ; Traditional Chinese: ; pinyin: ; Wade-Giles: Shan-tung) is a coastal province of eastern Peoples Republic of China. ... Zhao Mausoleum (昭陵; pinyin: Zhāolíng; Zhao means the light of the sun) is the mausoleum of Emperor Taizong of Tang (599-649). ...   (Simplified Chinese: ; Traditional Chinese: ; pinyin: ShÇŽnxÄ«; Wade-Giles: Shan-hsi; Postal map spelling: Shensi) is a north-central province of the Peoples Republic of China, and includes portions of the Loess Plateau on the middle reaches of the Yellow River as well as the Qinling Mountains across the...

Hong Kong

  • Lei Cheng Uk Han Tomb Museum - earliest funeral architecture in Hong Kong
  • Gallant Garden is the cemetery for civil and public servants who died in service
  • Hong Kong Cemetery - The early western cemetery in the early colonial era of Hong Kong
  • Stanley Military Cemetery - Not only one of the major military cemeteries of Hong Kong, but also one of the last battlefields of Hong Kong Defence, 1941
  • Sai Wan War Cemetery - Most of the WWII of Hong Kong and East Asia Stage war deads are buried there

The Lei Cheng Uk Han Tomb Museum, in Sham Shui Po, Hong Kong, was created for the brick tomb, accompanied by an exhibition hall located adjacent to it. ... Gallant Garden (Traditional Chinese: ), in Wo Hop Shek Public Cemetery at Wo Hop Shek, Hong Kong, was established in November of 1996 for civil servants who die on duty. ... One of the early graves that is found in Hong Kong (Happy Valley) Cemetery, it dated even before the founding of the cemetery Hong Kong Cemetery, formerly Hong Kong (Happy Valley) Cemetery and before that Hong Kong Colonial Cemetery, is one of the early Christian cemeteries of Hong Kong during... Stanley Military Cemetery is located near to St. ... One of 444 unidentified burials at the cemetery, 107 of which were Canadian. ...

Macau

Sign above the entrance to the Protestant Cemetery in Macau. ...

Colombia

  • Central Cemetery of Bogota - Houses several national heroes, poets and former Colombian presidents

Central Cemetery of Bogotá () is one of the main and most famous cemeteries in Colombia located in Bogotá. Houses several national heroes, poets and former Colombian presidents and was declared National Monument in 1984. ...

Croatia

Mirogoj Arcades Mirogoj Cemetery, Zagreb The Mirogoj Cemetery is considered to be one of the most beautiful cemetery parks in Europe and, thanks to its design, numbers among the more noteworthy landmarks in the City of Zagreb. ... Location of Zagreb within Croatia Coordinates: , Country RC diocese 1094 Free royal city 1242 Unified 1850 Government  - Mayor Milan Bandić Area [1]  - Total 641. ... Varaždin (Hungarian: Varasd, German: Warasdin) is a city in northwestern Croatia, 81 km north of Zagreb on the highway A4. ...

Czech Republic

Left side of altar with bone monstrance Chandelier made of bones and skulls Condition in 1990 Detail from the Schwarzenberg coat-of-arms The Sedlec Ossuary (Czech: kostnice Sedlec) is a small Christian chapel, located beneath the Cemetery Church of All Saints (Czech: HÅ™bitovní kostel VÅ¡ech Svatých... Kutná Hora (help· info) medieval Czech: Hory Kutné) is a city in the Czech Republic, in Central Bohemian Region of Bohemia. ... Old Jewish Cemetery, Prague See also Old Jewish Cemetery, Cincinnati. ... For other uses, see Prague (disambiguation). ... Olšany Cemetery (Olšanský hřbitov in Czech) is the largest graveyard in Prague, Czech Republic. ... Vyšehrad cemetery. ... Antonín Dvořák Antonín Leopold Dvořák ( , often anglicized DVOR-zhak; September 8, 1841 – May 1, 1904) was a Czech composer of romantic music, who employed the idioms and melodies of the folk music of his native Bohemia and Moravia in symphonic, oratorial, chamber and operatic works. ... Mucha redirects here. ... Portrait of BedÅ™ich Smetana BedÅ™ich Smetana (pronounced ; 2 March 1824 - 12 May 1884) was a Czech composer. ...

Cuba

  • Cementerio Santa Ifigenia - Bacardi family, José Marti and many others

The Cathedral Of Rum at the Distillery in Puerto Rico near San Juan. ... José Julián Martí y Pérez (January 28, 1853 – May 19, 1895) was a leader of the Cuban independence movement as well as an esteemed poet and writer. ...

Denmark

Roskilde Cathedral Roskilde Cathedral (Danish: Roskilde Domkirke), in the city of Roskilde on the Island of Zealand (Sjælland) in eastern Denmark was the first Gothic cathedral to be built of brick and its construction encouraged the spread of this Brick Gothic style throughout Northern Europe. ... This article is about the town in Denmark. ... The Assistens Cemetery (Danish: Assistens Kirkegård) is located in a large park in the Nørrebro section of Copenhagen, Denmark. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... For other uses, see Hans Christian Andersen (disambiguation). ... Niels Henrik David Bohr (October 7, 1885 – November 18, 1962) was a Danish physicist who made fundamental contributions to understanding atomic structure and quantum mechanics, for which he received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1922. ... Languages Predominantly American English Religions Protestantism (chiefly Baptist and Methodist); Roman Catholicism; Islam Related ethnic groups Sub-Saharan Africans and other African groups, some with Native American groups. ... A jazz musician is someone who plays or sings jazz music. ...

Ecuador

  • Cementerio General de Guayaquil

Egypt

The Great Pyramid of Giza is the oldest and largest of the three pyramids in the Giza Necropolis bordering what is now Cairo, Egypt in Africa, and is the only remaining member of the Seven Wonders of the World. ... Saqqara Saqqara or Sakkara, Saqqarah (Arabic: سقارة) is a vast, ancient burial ground in Egypt, featuring the worlds oldest standing step pyramid (). It is located some 30 km south of modern-day Cairo and covers an area of around 7 km by 1. ... Location of the valley in the Theban Hills, West of the Nile, October 1988 (red arrow shows location) The Valley of the Kings (Arabic: وادي الملوك Wadi Biban el-Muluk; Gates of the King)[1] is a valley in Egypt where for a period of nearly 500 years from the 16th to...

Estonia

Tallinn

Tartu The Kopli cemetery (in German - Friedhof von Ziegelskoppel) was Tallinns largest protestant Baltic German cemetery in the the suburb of Kopli. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The Kalamaja cemetery (German: , Estonian: ) in Tallinn in Estonia was once the citys oldest cemetery, located in the suburb of Kalamaja in the north of the city. ... The Bronze Soldier in Tallinn. ... The Defence Forces Cemetery of Tallinn (Estonian: ), sometimes called the Tallinn Military Cemetery, is one of the three cemeteries in Siselinna kalmistu (literally inner town cemetery). ... Rahumäe cemetery is a cemetery located at Nõmme district in Tallinn, Estonia. ...

  • Pauluse cemetery
  • Puiestee cemetery
  • Raadi cemetery
  • Rahumäe cemetery

Paide The Raadi cemetery, Estonian: ) is is one of the oldest and largest cemeteries in Tartu, in Estonia, dating from the 18th century. ...

  • Reopalu cemetery
  • Sillaotsa cemetery

Finland

  • Hietaniemi Cemetery, Helsinki

An aerial photograph of the area in the cemetery where soldiers killed in the Second World War are buried The Hietaniemi cemetery is located in the Töölö district of Helsinki, the capital of Finland. ... Location of Helsinki in Northern Europe Coordinates: , Country Province Region Uusimaa Sub-region Helsinki Charter 1550 Capital city 1812 Government  - Mayor Jussi Pajunen Area  - Total 187. ...

France

Located to the southwest of the city of Paris, France, the Cimetière de Bagneux is located at 44, avenue Marx-Dormoy, in Montrouge, Hauts-de-Seine. ... Jean Vigo (April 26, 1905 – October 5, 1934) was a short-lived French film director, who helped in the establishment of poetic realism in film in the 1930s and went on to be a posthumous influence on the French nouvelle vague of the late 1950s and early 1960s. ... Marie-France Gaîté, a singer better known as Gribouille, was born on July 17, 1941 in Lyon, France and died on January 18, 1968 in Paris, France. ... Alfred Jarry Alfred Jarry (September 8, 1873 – November 1, 1907) was a French writer born in Laval, Mayenne, France, not far from the border of Brittany; he was of Breton descent on his mothers side. ... Crypt of the Sepulchral Lamp in the Catacombs of Paris The Catacombs of Paris is a famous burial place in Paris, France. ... The Cimetière des Gonards began operations in 1879 on a 130,000 m² property in the wealthy Parisian suburb of Versailles, France. ... This article is about the city of Versailles. ... Edith Wharton (January 24, 1862 – August 11, 1937) was an American novelist, short story writer, and designer. ... Pierre-Napoléon Bonaparte Pierre-Napoléon Bonaparte (11 October 1815 - 7 April 1881) was born in Rome, Italy, the son of Lucien Bonaparte and his second wife Alexandrine de Bleschamp. ... The Cimetière du Grand Jas (Grand Jas Cemetery) is located at 205 avenue de Grasse in Cannes on the French Riviera. ... Cannes - receding storm Cannes, as seen from a ferry speeding towards lÃŽle Saint-Honorat Cannes (pronounced ) (Provençal Occitan: Canas in classical norm or Cano in Mistralian norm) is a city and commune in southern France, located on the Riviera, in the Alpes-Maritimes département and the r... Lily Pons as Rosina Lily Pons (April 12, 1898 – February 13, 1976) was a French-born U.S. coloratura soprano. ... Bouquet of Lilies or Madonna Lily Egg by Fabergé Peter Carl Fabergé original name Carl Gustavovich Fabergé(May 30, 1846–September 24, 1920) was a Russian jeweller, best known for the fabulous Fabergé eggs, made in the style of genuine Easter eggs, but using precious metals and gemstones rather than... Martine Carol Martine Carol (May 16, 1920 – February 6, 1967) was a French film actress. ... The church at the Invalides Les Invalides in Paris, France consists of a complex of buildings in the 7th arrondissement containing museums and monuments, all relating to the military history of France, as well as a hospital and a retirement home for war veterans, the buildings original purpose. ... For other uses, see Napoleon (disambiguation). ... Montmartre Cemetery (Fr: Cimetière de Montmartre) is a famous cemetery located at 37 Avenue Samson, in the 18th arrondissement of Paris, France. ... Edgar Degas (19 July 1834 – 27 September 1917), born Hilaire-Germain-Edgar Degas (IPA ), was a French artist famous for his work in painting, sculpture, printmaking and drawing. ... Christian Johann Heinrich Heine (December 13, 1797 – February 17, 1856) was a journalist, an essayist, and one of the most significant German romantic poets. ... Georges Feydeau, (8 December 1862 - 5 June 1921) was a French playwright of the era known as La Belle Epoque. ... Émile Zola (2 April 1840 – 29 September 1902) was an influential French writer, the most important example of the literary school of naturalism, and a major figure in the political liberalization of France. ... The Panthéon Interior Dome of the Panthéon Entrance of the Panthéon Voltaires statue and tomb in the crypt of the Panthéon The Panthéon (Latin Pantheon[1], from Greek Pantheon, meaning All the Gods) is a building in the Latin Quarter in Paris, France. ... The Cimetière du Montparnasse is a famous cemetery in the Montparnasse quarter of Paris, France. ... The Montparnasse Tower, which at 209m was the tallest building in Western Europe when it was built. ... “Baudelaire” redirects here. ... Eugène Ionesco Eugène Ionesco, born Eugen Ionescu, (November 26, 1909 – March 29, 1994) was a French-Romanian playwright and dramatist, one of the foremost playwrights of the Theatre of the Absurd. ... Samuel Barclay Beckett (13 April 1906 – 22 December 1989) was an Irish dramatist, novelist and poet. ... Jean-Paul Charles Aymard Sartre (June 21, 1905 – April 15, 1980), normally known simply as Jean-Paul Sartre (pronounced: ), was a French existentialist philosopher and pioneer, dramatist and screenwriter, novelist and critic. ... Jean Seberg (November 13, 1938 – September 8, 1979) was an American actress who spent an important part of her career in France. ... Serge Gainsbourg (April 2, 1928 – March 2, 1991) was a French poet, singer-songwriter, actor and director. ... For other uses, see Man Ray (disambiguation). ... Pierre Laval, prime minister of Vichy France Pierre Laval (28 June 1883 – 15 October 1945) was a French politician and four times Prime Minister of France, the final time being under the Vichy government. ... Porfirio Díaz José de la Cruz Porfirio Díaz Mori (15 September 1830 – 2 July 1915) was President of Mexico, considered a dictator, who ruled Mexico from 1876 until 1911 (with the exception of one single four-year period). ... The Neuilly-sur-Seine community cemetery in the Hauts-de-Seine département of France is near Paris. ... The Panthéon Interior Dome of the Panthéon Entrance of the Panthéon Voltaires statue and tomb in the crypt of the Panthéon The Panthéon (Latin Pantheon[1], from Greek Pantheon, meaning All the Gods) is a building in the Latin Quarter in Paris, France. ... For the singer of the same name, see Voltaire (musician). ... Rousseau redirects here. ... Émile Zola (2 April 1840 – 29 September 1902) was an influential French writer, the most important example of the literary school of naturalism, and a major figure in the political liberalization of France. ... The Cimetière de Pantin in the town of Pantin in the suburbs of Paris, France opened on November 15, 1886 and is the largest cemetery in the city, occupying 1. ... This article is about the capital of France. ... Marie-Louise Damien (December 5, 1889 – January, 1978) was a French singer and actress best known under the stage name Damia. ... The Can-can (also spelt Cancan, Can Can) is regarded today primarily as a music hall dance, perfomed by a chorus line of female dancers who wear costumes with long skirts, petticoats, and black stockings, harking back to the fashions of the 1890s. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... The Cimetière de Passy, with the Eiffel Tower in the background The Cimetière de Passy is a famous cemetery located at 2, rue du Commandant SchÅ“lsing in Passy, in the 16ème arrondissement of Paris. ... Claude Debussy, photo by Félix Nadar, 1908. ... Édouard Manet (portrait by Nadar) Édouard Manet (January 23, 1832 - April 30, 1883) was a noted French painter. ... Looking down the hill at the Père-Lachaise cemetery The cimetière du Père-Lachaise (pronounced pierre la-sh-ez) is the largest cemetery in the city of Paris (there are larger cemeteries in Paris suburbs). ... Colette Colette [1] [2] was the pen name of the French novelist Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (January 28, 1873 – August 3, 1954). ... Haussmann, circa 1865 Georges-Eugène Haussmann (March 27, 1809 – January 11, 1891), who called himself Baron Haussmann, was a French civic planner whose name is associated with the rebuilding of Paris. ... Ferdinand Victor Eugène Delacroix (April 26, 1798 – August 13, 1863) was one of the most important of the French Romantic painters. ... Oscar Fingal OFlahertie Wills Wilde (October 16, 1854 – November 30, 1900) was an Irish playwright, novelist, poet, and author of short stories. ... For other persons named James or Jim Morrison, see James Morrison. ... For the 2007 film, see Molière (film). ... Maurice Merleau-Ponty (March 14, 1908 – May 4, 1961) was a French phenomenologist philosopher, strongly influenced by Edmund Husserl. ... Gertrude Stein (February 3, 1874 – July 27, 1946) was an American writer who became a catalyst in the development of modern art and literature. ... Édith Piaf (December 19, 1915–October 11, 1963) was one of Frances most beloved singers,[1] and became a national icon. ... “Proust” redirects here. ... Pierre Desproges (May 9, 1939 - April 18, 1988) was a French humorist. ... Chopin redirects here. ... “Shoah” redirects here. ... West façade of Saint Denis Depiction of the Trinity over the main entrance The Basilica of Saint Denis (French: Basilique de Saint-Denis, or simply Basilique Saint-Denis) is the famous burial site of the French monarchs, comparable to Westminster Abbey in England. ... Cimetière de Saint-Ouen - The Saint-Ouen cemetery is located just north of Montmartre at Saint-Ouen in Paris, France. ... is the 144th day of the year (145th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Suzanne Valadon (September 23, 1865 – April 7, 1938) was a French painter. ... Jules Pascin Julius Mordecai Pincas, (March 31, 1885 – June 5, 1930) known as Pascin, Jules Pascin, or The Prince of Montparnasse, was a Bulgarian painter. ... Suzanne Rachel Flore Lenglen (24 May 1899 – 4 July 1938) was a French tennis player who achieved much success in the French and British womens game from 1919 to 1926, winning 25 Grand Slam titles. ... Reims (alternative English spelling Rheims; pronounced in French) is a city of the Champagne-Ardenne région of northern France, standing 144 km (89 miles) east-northeast of Paris. ... (Region flag) (Region logo) Location Administration Capital Regional President Departments Aube Ardennes Haute-Marne Marne Arrondissements 15 Cantons 146 Communes 1,947 Statistics Land area1 25,606 km² Population (Ranked 18th)  - January 1, 2006 est. ... Cimetière Saint-Vincent - The Cemetery of Saint Vincent at 6, rue Lucien-Gaulard in the Montmartre Quarter of Paris, France was opened on January 5, 1831. ... Montmartre seen from the centre Georges Pompidou (1897), a painting by Camille Pissarro of the boulevard that led to Montmartre as seen from his hotel room. ... Arthur Honegger in 1921. ... Marcel Carné (August 18, 1906 - October 31, 1996) was an important French film director. ... Maurice Utrillo, born Maurice Valadon, (December 25, 1883 - November 5, 1955) was a French painter who specialized in cityscapes. ...

Foreign cemeteries

Russian cemetery at Sainte-Geneviève-des-Bois Sainte-Geneviève-des-Bois Cemetery, specifically the one known as Cimetière de Liers, as there are two cemeteries in the city, is a Russian Orthodox cemetery, located on Rue Léo Lagrange in Sainte-Geneviève-des-Bois, département... The Russian writer Ivan Alekseyevich Bunin (October 10, 1870 - November 8, 1953), born in Voronezh, won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1933. ... Rudolf Nureyev Rudolf Khametovich Nureyev (Russian spelling Рудольф Хаметович Нуреев, Tatar form Rudolf Xämät ulı Nuriev) (17 March 1938 – 6 January 1993), Russian-born dancer, was regarded... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... “Tarkovsky” redirects here. ... The Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial is a World War II cemetery and memorial in Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, France, that honors American soldiers who died in Europe during World War II. // On June 8, 1944, the U.S. First Army established the temporary St. ... Bény-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, September 2006. ... The Bretteville-sur-Laize Canadian War Cemetery is a Cemetery containing predominantly Canadian soldiers killed during the later stages of the Battle of Normandy in the Second World War. ...

Germany

Bavaria (Bayern)

Bayreuth [pronounced by-royt] is a town in northern Bavaria, Germany, on the Red Main river in a valley between the Frankish Alb and the Fichtelgebirge. ... Richard Wagner Wilhelm Richard Wagner (22 May 1813 – 13 February 1883) was a German composer, conductor, music theorist, and essayist, primarily known for his operas (or music dramas as they were later called). ... Liszt redirects here. ... Jean Paul Jean Paul (March 21, 1763 – November 14, 1825), born Johann Paul Friedrich Richter, was a famous German humorist. ... For other uses, see Munich (disambiguation). ... Paul Ludwig Troost (August 17, 1878 – 21 March 1934), born in Elberfeld, was a German architect. ... Friedrich Hollaender (1896-1976) was a German composer. ... Helene Bertha Amalie Leni Riefenstahl (August 22, 1902 – September 8, 2003) was a German film director, dancer and actress, and widely noted for her aesthetics and advances in film technique. ... Barbara Valentin (born December 15, 1940 as Uschi Ledersteger in Vienna; died February 22, 2002 in Munich) was an Austrian actress. ... Ruhmeshalle in Munich Leo von Klenze (Franz Karl Leopold von Klenze, February 29, 1784 - January 27, 1864) - German neoclassicist architect, painter and writer. ... Doris Nefedov, née Treitz, (May 19, 1942 - July 31, 1969) was a German singer who performed under the stage name Alexandra. ... Soraya Esfandiary Bakhtiari (b. ... Ernst Julius Röhm, also known as Ernst Roehm in English (Munich November 28, 1887 – July 2, 1934) was a German military officer, and the commander and co-founder of the Nazi Sturmabteilung — the SA. // Röhm was one of three children of Julius Röhm and his wife Emilie... Nürnberg redirects here. ...

Berlin

Location of Charlottenburg in Berlin Charlottenburg palace Charlottenburg is an area of Berlin within the borough of Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf. ... Leo Blech (1871-1958) was a German opera composer and conductor who is perhaps most famous for his work at the Königliches Schauspielhaus (later the Staatsoper Unter den Linden) from 1906 to 1937, and later as the conductor of Berlins Städtische Oper from 1949 to 1958. ... Horst Werner Buchholz (December 4, 1933 – March 3, 2003) was a German actor, best remembered for his part in The Magnificent Seven. ... Tilla Durieux (August 18, 1880 - February 21, 1971), was a renowned German actress of the first decades of the 20th century. ... George Grosz (July 26, 1893 – July 6, 1959) was a prominent member of the Berlin Dada and New Objectivity group, known especially for his savagely caricatural drawings of Berlin life in the 1920s. ... Maximilian Harden in 1914 Maximilian Harden (a pen name; he was born Witkowski) was an influential German journalist who published the journal Die Zukunft, at the beginning of the 20th century. ... Hilde Hildebrand was a German actress who was born in Hanover Germany on September 10, 1897. ... Joachim Ringelnatz is the pen name of the German author Hans Bötticher (7 August 1883 - 17 November 1934). ... Grete Weiser (born 1903, Hanover, Germany, died October 1970 after a road traffic accident at Bad Tölz, Germany) ... Location of Kreuzberg in Berlin Kreuzberg Kreuzberg, located south of Berlin-Mitte, is one of the best-known boroughs of Berlin, famous for its nightlife and its political leftness as well as its problems with criminality, the drug scene and a very high number of immigrants. ... Fanny Cacilie Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (November 14, 1805 - May 14, 1847), later Fanny Hensel, was a German pianist and amateur composer. ... Portrait of Mendelssohn by the English miniaturist James Warren Childe (1778-1862), 1839 Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, born and generally known as Felix Mendelssohn (February 3, 1809 – November 4, 1847) is a German composer, pianist and conductor of the early Romantic period. ... Rahel Varnhagen née Levin (b. ... Adolph Friedrich Erdmann von Menzel ( 8 December 1815 - 9 February 1905) was a German artist noted for drawings, engravings, and paintings. ... Christian Matthias Theodor Mommsen (November 30, 1817–November 1, 1903) was a Danish/German classical scholar, historian, jurist, journalist, politician, archaeologist[1] and writer[2], generally regarded as the greatest classicist of the 19th century. ... Adelbert von Chamisso Adelbert von Chamisso (January 30, 1781 – August 21, 1838), was a German poet and botanist. ... ETA Hoffman Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann (January 24, 1776 - June 25, 1822), was a German romantic and fantasy author and composer. ... Rikard Nordraak (June 12, 1842–March 20, 1866) was a Norwegian composer, born in Christiania (Oslo). ...   (May 10, 1878 – October 3, 1929) was a German liberal politician and statesman who served as Chancellor and Foreign Secretary during the time of the Weimar Republic. ... Lichtenberg is a borough of Berlin, Germany. ... Zentralfriedhof Friedrichsfelde, also known as the Gedenkstätte der Sozialisten (the Memorial to the Socialists), is a cemetery that contains most of the graves of former East German (GDR) leaders including Walter Ulbricht who ordered the building of the Berlin Wall, and Wilhelm Pieck, the first President of the GDR... Rosa Luxemburg Rosa Luxemburg (March 5, 1870 or 1871 – January 15, 1919, in Polish Róża Luksemburg) was a Jewish Polish-born Marxist political theorist, socialist philosopher, and revolutionary. ... â–¶ (help· info) (August 13, 1871 - January 15, 1919) was a German socialist and a co-founder of the Spartacist League and the Communist Party of Germany. ... The location of Mitte in Berlin. ... Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel (IPA: ) (August 27, 1770 – November 14, 1831) was a German philosopher and, with Johann Gottlieb Fichte and Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Schelling, one of the representatives of German idealism. ... Johann Gottlieb Fichte (May 19, 1762 – January 27, 1814) was a German philosopher. ... {{dy justified his choice of form, and from about 1929 on he began to interpret its penchant for contradictions, much as had Eisenstein, in terms of the dialectic. ... The Old Museum in Berlin Karl Friedrich Schinkel (March 13, 1781 - October 9, 1841) was a German architect and painter. ... Self-portrait, 1920 Grave of John Heartfield in Berlin John Heartfield (June 19, 1891–April 26, 1968) is the anglicized name of the German photomontage artist Helmut Herzfeld. ... Johannes Rau (January 16, 1931, Wuppertal – January 27, 2006, Berlin) was a German politician of the SPD. He was the eighth President of the Federal Republic of Germany from July 1, 1999 until June 30, 2004 and prime minister of North Rhine Westfalia from 1978 to 1998. ... Schöneberg is a district of Berlin. ... Städtischer Friedhof III is a cemetery in the Friedenau district of the borough of Tempelhof-Schöneberg in Berlin, Germany. ... Marlene Dietrich IPA: ; (December 27, 1901 – May 6, 1992) was a German-born American actress, singer, and entertainer. ... Helmut Newton portrait on his gravestone. ... For other uses, see Brothers Grimm (disambiguation). ... Weißensee is a borough of Berlin, Germany. ... entrance building The Berlin Jüdischer Friedhof Weißensee is a Jewish cemetery located in the East Berlin neighbourhood of Weißensee. ... The word Jew ( Hebrew: יהודי) is used in a wide number of ways, but generally refers to a follower of the Jewish faith, a child of a Jewish mother, or someone of Jewish descent with a connection to Jewish culture or ethnicity and often a combination... Wilmersdorf is an area of Berlin, formerly a borough but since 2001 part of Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf. ... Max Hermann Pechstein (1881-1955) was a German expressionist painter and graphic artist, born in Zwickau. ... Zehlendorf is the southwestern-most district in Berlin. ... Heinrich George (October 9, 1893 - September 26, 1946) was a German actor. ... Dahlem can refer to: a district of Berlin, part of the borough Steglitz-Zehlendorf. ... Alfred Willi Rudolf Dutschke, commonly called Rudi Dutschke (March 7, 1940 – December 24, 1979, Ã…rhus, Denmark) was the most prominent spokesperson of the German student movement of the 1960s. ... Gottfried Benn (May 2, 1886 – July 7, 1956) was a German essayist, novelist and expressionist poet. ... Carl Hofer or Karl Hofer, (Karlsruhe, 11 October 1878 - West Berlin, West Germany, 3 April 1955) was a German expressionist painter. ... Bernd Rosemeyer (born October 14, 1909 in Lingen, Lower Saxony, Germany – died January 28, 1938 on the Frankfurt/Darmstadt Autobahn) was a German racing driver. ... Werner Sombart Werner Sombart (January 19, 1863-May 18, 1941) was a German economist and sociologist, the head of the Youngest Historical School and one of the leading Continental European social scientists during the first quarter of the 20th century. ... Willy Brandt, born Herbert Ernst Karl Frahm (December 18, 1913 - October 8, 1992), was a German politician, Chancellor of West Germany 1969 – 1974, and leader of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD) 1964 – 1987. ... Helmut Käutner (March 25, 1908 – April 20, 1980) was a German film director active mainly in the 1940s and 50s. ... Julius Leber (born 16 November 1891 in Biesheim, Alsace), died 5 January 1945 in Berlin) was a German politician and resistance fighter against the Nazi régime. ... Cover of Hildegard Knefs 1967 album Halt mich fest Hildegard Knef at the 2001 Berlinale (photo by Michael Weiner) Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Hildegard Knef Hildegard Frieda Albertine Knef (December 28, 1925 - February 1, 2002) was a German actress, singer and writer. ... Erich Mühsam (1878-1934) Erich Mühsam (6 April 1878 in Berlin, Germany – 10 July 1934 Oranienburg Concentration Camp) (also spelled Muehsam or Muhsam) was an German-Jewish anarchist, writer, poet, dramatist and cabaret performer. ... Ernst Reuter, 1950 Ernst Rudolf Johannes Reuter (born July 29, 1889 in Apenrade (today Aabenraa, Denmark); died September 29, 1953 in Berlin) was the mayor of West Berlin from 1948 to 1953, during the time of the Cold War. ...

Brandenburg

Stahnsdorf is a municipality in the Potsdam-Mittelmark district, in Brandenburg, Germany. ... This article is about the capital of Germany. ... This article appears to contradict itself. ... Self-portrait with skeleton, 1896. ... Joachim Gottschalk was a European movie star during the 1930s, a romantic lead in the style of Leslie Howard. ... Engelbert Humperdinck (September 1, 1854 – September 27, 1921) was a German composer, best known for his opera, Hänsel und Gretel (1893). ... F. W. Murnau. ...

Hamburg

  • Hamburg, Hauptfriedhof Ohlsdorf (Ohlsdorf Main Cemetery), with 4.05 km² largest cemetery on Earth. 1.280000 graves.
  • Hamburg, Hauptfriedhof Öjendorf (Öjendorf Main Cemetery)
  • Hamburg, Jüdischer Friedhof Altona (Altona Jewish Cemetery)
  • Hamburg, Jüdischer Friedhof Ohlsdorf (Ohlsdorf Jewish Cemetery)
  • Hamburg, Jüdischer Friedhof Ottensen (Ottensen Jewish Cemetery)

North Rhine-Westphalia (Nordrhein-Westfalen)

For other uses, see Cologne (disambiguation). ...

Saxony

Herrnhut (Sorbian: Ochranow) is a municipality in the district of Löbau-Zittau, in the state of Saxony, Germany. ... A Moravian can be: an ethnic group a Christian denomination This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Gods Acre is the traditional name given to the graveyards of Congregations of the Moravians. ...

Saxony-Anhalt

Dessau is a town in Germany on the junction of the rivers Mulde and Elbe, in the Bundesland (Federal State) of Saxony-Anhalt. ... Map of Germany showing Halle Halle (also called Halle an der Saale in order to distinguish from Halle in North Rhine-Westphalia) is the largest town in the German Bundesland of Saxony-Anhalt. ... This article is about the German city. ... View of Magdeburg with the cathedral on the right The Cathedral of Magdeburg, officially called the Cathedral of Saints Catherine and Maurice (known as Magdeburger Dom in German) was the first Gothic cathedral in Germany and with a height of 104 m, it is the tallest cathedral in the former...

Schleswig-Holstein

Elmshorn, located 32 km north of Hamburg at the small river Krückau, close to the Elbe river, is the sixth-largest city in the state of Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. ... The title of this article contains the character ü. Where it is unavailable or not desired, the name may be represented as Luebeck. ... Rendsburg (Danish: Rendsborg) is a town at the Kiel Canal in the northeastern part of Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. ...

Greece

Grave shrine from the Kerameikos - Aristonautes as warrior - ca. ... This article is about the capital of Greece. ... The Proto Nekrotafio (Greek: Πρώτο Νεκροταφείο) or First Cemetery of Athens - is a Cemetery in Central Athens, Greece. ... This article is about the capital of Greece. ... Melina Mercouri (Μελίνα Μερκούρη, born Maria Amalia Mercouri) (Athens, Greece, October 18, 1920 – New York City, March 6, 1994) was a famous Greek actress, singer, and political activist. ... Andreas Georgiou Papandreou (Greek: ) (5 February 1919 – 23 June 1996) was a Greek economist, a socialist politician and a towering figure in Greek politics. ... George Papandandreou George Papandreou (in Greek Georgios Papandreou or Γεώργιος Παπανδρέου) (18 February 1888 - 1 November 1968) was a Greek politician. ... Giorgos Seferis (1900-1971) is the pen name of Greek poet Giorgos Seferiadis. ... Manos Hadjidakis (Μάνος Χατζιδάκις) (October 23, 1925–June 15, 1994) was a Greek music composer. ... Anastaseos tou Kyriou (Greek:Αναστάσεως του Κυρίου, English:Resurrection of Lord) is a public cemetery in Thessaloniki, Greece and is regarded as the countrys largest public cemetery. ... Thessaloniki or Salonica (Greek: ) is Greeces second-largest city and the capital of Macedonia, the largest Region of Greece. ... Chania (Greek Χανιά pronounced , also transliterated Hania, older form Chanea and Venetian: Canea, Ottoman Turkish: خانيه Hanya) is the second largest city of Crete and the capital of the Chania Prefecture. ... For other uses, see Crete (disambiguation). ... Eleftherios Venizelos (1864-1936), Greek statesman and diplomat. ... Location of Aigéai/Vergina in Greece. ... Location of Pella Pella (Greek Πέλλα) is a city in Greece founded by the ancient Macedonians. ... Philip II - King of Macedon Philip II of Macedon (382 BC–336 BC; in Greek Φίλιππος, transliterated Philippos) was the King of Macedon from 359 BC until his death. ... Tatoi, located 15 kilometers north of Athens, was the summer palace and estate of the former Greek Royal Family, and the site of George II of the Helleness birth. ... Kalamaria (Greek: Καλαμαριά) is a suburban city in the Thessaloniki Prefecture located about 5 km southeast of downtown Thessaloniki. ... Thessaloniki or Salonica (Greek: ) is Greeces second-largest city and the capital of Macedonia, the largest Region of Greece. ... The Mediterranean Sea is an intercontinental sea positioned between Europe to the north, Africa to the south and Asia to the east, covering an approximate area of 2. ... Skorpios is an island in the Ionian Sea off the western coast of Greece. ... The Ionian Sea. ... Aristotelis Sokratis (also Ari) Onassis (in Greek, Αριστοτέλης Ωνάσης) (January 20, 1900 – March 15, 1975) was the most famous shipping magnate of the 20th century. ... Christina Onassis (Greek: Χριστίνα Ωνάση) (December 11, 1950 – November 19, 1988) was the daughter of the billionaire Aristotle Onassis and Athina Livanos. ...

Hungary

See also Category:Cemeteries in Hungary

Kerepesi Cemetery or Kerepes Cemetery (Hungarian: Kerepesi temető, official name: Fiumei úti nemzeti sírkert, ie. ... For other uses, see Budapest (disambiguation). ... Farkasréti Cemetery or Farkasrét Cemetery (Hungarian: Farkasréti temetÅ‘) is one of the most famous cemeteries in Budapest. ... For other uses, see Budapest (disambiguation). ... This is a list of cemeteries in Budapest. ...

Indonesia

Imogiri (also Imagiri) is a royal graveyard complex in Yogyakarta, south-central Java, Indonesia, as well as a modern village located near the graveyard in Bantul regency. ... Sultan Agung of Mataram Ruler of Mataram, 1613-1645. ... Kalibata is a kelurahan (literaly village, in this case the smallest unit in the sub-division of urban areas), part of Pancoran which is itself a subdistrict of South Jakarta, Indonesia. ...

Iran

Mashhad (Persian: , literally the place of martyrdom) is the second largest city in Iran and one of the holiest cities in the Shiah world. ... Bam or BAM may mean: Bam, Iran Bam Province, Burkina Faso ISO 639 code for Bambara language Bam Margera An onomatopoeia for a sound. ... Free-blown, wheel-cut carafes. ... Behesht-e Zahra is the name of the largest cemetery of Iran. ... For other uses, see Tehran (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Tehran (disambiguation). ... Naghsh-i Jahan Square, Esfahan. ... Naghsh-i Jahan Square, Esfahan. ... Emamzadeh Taher (Persian: امامزاده طاهر ) is located in Iran in the town of Karaj, is one of the most famous cemeteries in Iran. ... Karaj Country Iran Province Tehran Population 2000000 (2005) Area 1000 km² Coordinates Lat. ... Bushehr or Bushire (بوشهر), pop. ... Tabriz Poets Tomb (Maqbarat-o-shoara). ... Tabriz (Azeri and Persian: تبریز; is the largest city in north-western Iran with an estimated population of 1,597,319 (2007 est. ... Vadi-e Rahmat is the name of the largest cemetery of Tabriz. ... Tabriz (Azeri and Persian: تبریز; is the largest city in north-western Iran with an estimated population of 1,597,319 (2007 est. ... NæqÅ¡-e Rostæm, near Shiraz A rock relief at Naqsh-e Rostam, depicting the triumph of Shapur I over three Roman Emperors Valerian, Gordian III and Philip the Arab. ... Achaemenid Empire The Achaemenid Dynasty was a dynasty in the ancient Persian Empire, including Cyrus II the Great, Darius I and Xerxes I. At the height of their power, the Achaemenid rulers of Persia ruled over territories roughly emcompassing some parts of todays Iraq, Egypt, Syria, Jordan, Israel, Lebanon... Shah-Abdol-Azim Cemetery is a famous Iranian cemetery in the city of Rayy which is a part of the metropolitan Tehran. ... Ray, also spelled Rayy or Rages (ری in Persian) is the most historic city in the province of Tehran, Iran. ... For other uses, see Tehran (disambiguation). ... Shah Cheragh is a tomb of brothers Amir Ahmad and Mir Muhammad, both of whom were brothers of Imam Reza, who took refuge in Shiraz, Iran during the Abbasid persecution of the Shia’ite sect. ... Eram Garden, Shiraz most popular garden. ...

Iraq

  • Wadi-us-Salaam, Najaf - largest Islamic cemetery
  • Shuneziya, Baghdad - Burial place of saints and many pious personalities.

Wadi-us-Salaam (Arabic; Valley of Peace) is the largest Islamic cemetery, and one of the largest cemeteries in the world. ... Najaf (Arabic: ‎; BGN: An Najaf) is a city in Iraq about 160 km south of Baghdad. ... For people named Islam, see Islam (name). ... Baghdad (Arabic: ) is the capital of Iraq and of Baghdad Governorate. ...

Republic of Ireland

Glasnevin Cemetery The round tower (centre) stands over the tomb of Daniel OConnell Glasnevin gravestones Glasnevin Cemetery, also known as Prospect Cemetery, is the main Catholic cemetery in Dublin, the capital of Ireland. ... For other uses, see Dublin (disambiguation). ... Michael Collins is the name of: Michael Collins (Irish leader), the Irish patriot and revolutionary of the 20th century Michael Collins (Limerick politician), a modern-day Irish politician Michael Collins (astronaut), the American astronaut Michael Collins (footballer), an Irish footballer currently playing for Huddersfield Town Michael P. Collins, a Canadian... Eamon de Valera (born Edward George de Valera, Irish name Éamonn de Bhailéara (October 14, 1882 – August 29, 1975), was an Irish politician, best known as a leader of Irelands struggle for independence from Britain in the early 20th Century, and the Republican anti-Treaty opposition in the... Carrowmore (Irish: , meaning Great Quarter) is the site of a prehistoric ritual landscape on the Knocknarea or Cúil Irra Peninsula in County Sligo in the Republic of Ireland. ... Statistics Province: Connacht County Town: Sligo Code: SO Area: 1,837 km² Population (2006) 60,894[1] Website: www. ... Deansgrange Cross from the Bank of Ireland car park Deansgrange (Gráinseach an Déin in Irish) is a suburban area of South Dublin, centered around a crossroads, midway between Dun Laoghaire and Foxrock. ... Statistics Province: Leinster County Town: Dublin Code: D Area: 921 km² Population (2006) 1,186,821 County Dublin (Irish: Contae Bhaile Átha Cliath), or more correctly today the Dublin Region[1] (Réigiúin Átha Cliath), is the area that contains the city of Dublin, the capital and largest city... The Huguenot Cemetery in Dublin is a small cemetery near St. ... For other uses, see Dublin (disambiguation). ... Newgrange, which is located at , is one of the passage tombs of the Brú na Bóinne complex in County Meath, and the most famous of all Irish prehistoric sites. ... Statistics Province: Leinster County Town: Navan Code: MH Area: 2,342 km² Population (2006) 162,831 Website: www. ... St. ... Sutton (Irish: Cill Fhionntáin - Fintans cell) is a residential suburb of Dublin, Ireland. ...

Israel

Yitzhak and Leah Rabins grave. ... The Prime Minister of Israel is the elected head of the Israeli government. ... The President of the State of Israel (‎, Nesi HaMedina, lit. ... Theodor Herzl, in his middle age. ... Zeev Jabotinsky Zeev (Vladimir) Jabotinsky (alternatively Zhabotinski) (Hebrew: , Russian: ; October 18, 1880 - August 4, 1940) was a Zionist leader, author, orator, soldier, and founder of the Jewish Legion in World War I. // Early life Born in Odessa, Ukraine, he was raised in a traditional Jewish home and learned... Golda Meir (‎, Arabic: , born Golda Mabovitz, May 3, 1898 - December 8, 1978, known as Golda Meyerson from 1917-1956) was one of the founders of the State of Israel. ... For other persons named Rabin, see Rabin (disambiguation). ... The Jewish cemetery on the Mount of Olives, overlooking the Old City The Mount of Olives (also Mount Olivet, Hebrew: ‎, Har HaZeitim; Arabic: ‎, Jebel ez-Zeitun, Jebel et-Tur, Mount of the Summit) is a mountain ridge to the east of Jerusalem. ... For other uses, see Jerusalem (disambiguation). ... Oskar Schindler (28 April 1908 – 9 October 1974) was a Sudeten German industrialist credited with saving almost 1,200[1] Jews during the Holocaust, by having them work in his enamelware and ammunitions factories located in Poland and what is now the Czech Republic. ...   (‎, August 16, 1913 – March 9, 1992) was a Jewish-Polish head of the Zionist underground group the Irgun, Nobel Peace Prize laureate and the first Likud Prime Minister of Israel. ... The Jewish cemetery on the Mount of Olives, overlooking the Old City The Mount of Olives (also Mount Olivet, Hebrew: ‎, Har HaZeitim; Arabic: ‎, Jebel ez-Zeitun, Jebel et-Tur, Mount of the Summit) is a mountain ridge to the east of Jerusalem. ... Har HaMenuchot (Hebrew: , Mount of Respite, Ashkenazi pronunciation Har HaMenuchos) is a famous cemetery in Jerusalem, Israel. ... The Sea of Galilee or Lake Kinneret (Hebrew ים כנרת), is Israels largest freshwater lake. ... Rachel Blubstein-Sela (Hebrew: רחל בלובשטיין-סלע) (September 20, 1890 - April 16, 1931), generally referred to simply as Rachel (or Rachel the poet), occasionally spelled Rahel, is one of the most important Hebrew poets of modern times. ... Naomi Shemer (Hebrew: נעמי שמר) (July 13, 1930 – June 26, 2004) was one of Israels most important and prolific song writers. ...

Italy

Exterior from the Piazza San Lorenzo. ... This article is about the city in Italy. ... Statue of Habacuc (popularly known as Zuccone) for the Giottos Bell Tower. ... For the board game, see Medici (board game). ... Façade. ... This article is about the city in Italy. ... Galileo redirects here. ... Machiavelli redirects here. ... For other uses, see Michelangelo (disambiguation). ... Portrait Gioacchino Antonio Rossini (February 29, 1792 – November 13, 1868)[1] was an Italian musical composer who wrote more than 30 operas as well as sacred music and chamber music. ... English Cemetery, Florence The land for this cemetery in Piazzale Donatello in Florence was bought by the Swiss Evangelical Reformed Church from the Grand Duke Leopold II of Tuscany in 1827 and was in use for fifty years, until 1877, when the medieval wall had been torn down and it... Elizabeth Barrett Browning (March 6, 1806 – June 29, 1861) was one of the most respected poets of the Victorian era. ... Frances Trollope (1780–1863) was an English novelist and miscellaneous writer who wrote under the name Fanny Trollope. ... Theodore Parker (August 24, 1810 - May 10, 1860) was a reforming American minister of the Unitarian church, and a Transcendentalist. ... San Miniato al Monte and the Bishops Palace The Basilica di San Miniato al Monte (Basilica of St Minias on the Mountain) stands atop one of the highest points in Florence, and has been described as the finest Romanesque structure in Tuscany and one of the most beautiful churches... This article is about the city in Italy. ... he Tuscan village where his mother, Angela Orzali, was born. ... West front. ... For other uses, see Venice (disambiguation). ... Also see: Titian (disambiguation). ... This article or section needs copy editing for grammar, style, cohesion, tone and/or spelling. ... Self-portrait by Canova, 1792. ... The Campo di Verano cemetery is a famous cemetery in Rome that was founded in the early 19th century. ... For other uses, see Rome (disambiguation). ... The Cimitero Monumentale in Milan, Italy is a very large cemetery located on the square given its name, Piazzale del Cimitero Monumentale. ... Type Anti-tank Nationality Joint France/Germany Era Cold War, modern Launch platform Individual, Vehicle Target Vehicle, Fortification History Builder MBDA, Bharat Dynamics (under license) Date of design 70s Production period since 1972 Service duration since 1972 Operators 41 countries Variants MILAN 1, MILAN 2, MILAN 2T, MILAN 3, MILAN... “Verdi” redirects here. ... Vladimir Samoylovich Horowitz (Russian: ; Ukrainian: ) (1 October 1903 – 5 November 1989) was a Russian-American[1][2] pianist. ... Alessandro Manzoni (Francesco Hayez, 1841, Brera Art Gallery). ... Arturo Toscanini (March 25, 1867 – January 16, 1957) was an Italian musician. ... The Campo dei Miracoli (Field of Miracles) is a wide, walled area at the heart of the city of Pisa, Tuscany, Italy, recognized as one of the main centers for medieval art in the world. ... Leaning Tower of Pisa. ... A procession in the catacomb of Callistus. ... Entrance to the Mausoleo di Teodorico. ... Shelleys Tomb in the Protestant Cemetery in Rome, an 1873 painting by Walter Crane. ... Percy Bysshe Shelley (August 4, 1792 – July 8, 1822; pronounced ) was one of the major English Romantic poets and is widely considered to be among the finest lyric poets of the English language. ... Keats redirects here. ... San Michele, nicknamed The Island of the Dead, is the cemetery island of Venice. ... Ezra Pound in 1913. ... Igor Stravinsky. ... Portrait of Sergei Diaghilev by Valentin Serov (1904) Sergei Pavlovich Diaghilev (Russian: / Sergei Pavlovich Dyagilev), also referred to as Serge, (March 31, 1872 – August 19, 1929) was a Russian art critic, patron, ballet impresario and founder of the Ballets Russes from which many famous dancers and choreographers would later arise. ... For other uses, see Genoa (disambiguation). ...

Japan

Foreigners cemetery in Hakodate The foreign cemeteries (gaijin bochi) in Japan are chiefly located in Tokyo and at the former treaty ports of Nagasaki, Kobe, Yokohama, and Hakodate. ...

Kenya

Wajee Nature Park is a bird conservancy, located outside Nyeri. ... Nyeri is a town and a district in Kenya about 120km north of the capital Nairobi. ... Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell, OM, GCMG, GCVO, KCB (February 22, 1857 - January 8, 1941) was a soldier, writer and founder of the world scouting movement. ... This article is about the Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts/Girl Guides organizations. ...

Latvia

Riga

  • Bralu kapi
  • Lielie kapi
  • Pokrova kapi
  • Meža kapi
  • Raiņa kapi
  • Sarkandaugavas kapi

Central burial ground of the cemetery The Brothers Cemetery or Cemetery of the Brethren (in Latvian Brāļu Kapi) also sometimes referred to in English as the Common Graves or simply as the Military Cemetery, is a military cemetery and national monument in Riga, capital of Latvia. ... The Great Cemetery (Latvian: ) (German: ) was formerly the principal cemetery of Riga in Latvia, established in 1773. ...

Lithuania

The memorial of the January Events victims in the Antakalnis Cemetery Antakalnis Cemetery (Lithuanian: , Polish: ), sometimes referred as Antakalnis Military Cemetery, is the cemetery in Antakalnis district of Vilnius in Lithuania. ... Not to be confused with Vilnius city municipality. ... Rasos Cemetery (Lit. ... Entrance to the cemetery The Bernardine Cemetery (Lithuanian: ), is one of the 3 oldest cemeteries in Vilnius, Lithuania. ...

Malaysia

This article is about the state in Malaysia. ... For other uses, see Ming. ... Taman Selatan or Southern Park is a cemetery in Putrajaya. ... Tanjung Kupang Memorial is a biggest victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 653 plane crash cemetery in Malaysia. ... Taiping War Cemetery is a notable war graveyard during World War II. Located in Bukit Larut (formally Maxwells Hll), Taiping, Perak, Malaysia. ... Labuan War Cemetery is a notable war graveyard during World War II. Located in Labuan, Malaysia. ...

Mexico

The Panteón Civil de Dolores is a cemetery located in the Miguel Hidalgo borough of Mexico City. ... Mexico City (in Spanish: Ciudad de México, México, D.F. or simply México) is the capital city of Mexico. ... Mexico City (in Spanish: Ciudad de México, México, D.F. or simply México) is the capital city of Mexico. ... El Panteón Francés (the French Cemetery) is a cemetery in Mexico City in which several notable people are interred. ... Mexico City (in Spanish: Ciudad de México, México, D.F. or simply México) is the capital city of Mexico. ... Panteón de Belén is a historical cemetery located in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. ... Coordinates: , Country State Foundation 1542 Government  - Mayor Alfonso Petersen Farah ( PAN) Area  - City 187. ... This article is about the Mexican city; for other uses, see Monterrey (disambiguation). ... The Panteón Civil de Dolores is a cemetery located in the Miguel Hidalgo borough of Mexico City. ... This article is about the Mexican city; for other uses, see Monterrey (disambiguation). ... This article is about the Mexican city; for other uses, see Monterrey (disambiguation). ... This article is about the Mexican city; for other uses, see Monterrey (disambiguation). ... This article is about the Mexican city; for other uses, see Monterrey (disambiguation). ... This article is about the Mexican city; for other uses, see Monterrey (disambiguation). ... This article is about the Mexican city; for other uses, see Monterrey (disambiguation). ...

Netherlands

For other uses, see Amsterdam (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Amsterdam (disambiguation). ... View of the Prinsengracht canal by night showing the Westerkerk on the far right and the Anne Frank house just right of the centre The Westerkerk is a church in Amsterdam, finished in 1638 after a design by Hendrick de Keyser. ... For other uses, see Amsterdam (disambiguation). ... Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (July 15, 1606 - October 4, 1669) is generally considered one of the greatest painters in European art history, and the most important United Provinces (Netherlands) painter of the seventeenth century. ... The Nieuwe Kerk is a landmark church in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. ... For other uses, see Amsterdam (disambiguation). ... Joost van den Vondel (1587-1679) was born in the Große Witschgasse in Cologne. ... Michiel Adriaenszoon de Ruyter, Lieutenant-Admiral of the United Provinces by Ferdinand Bol, painted 1667 Michiel Adriaenszoon de Ruyter (24 March 1607 – 29 April 1676) is one of the most famous admirals in Dutch history. ... Nieuwe Kerk, Delft Nieuwe Kerk is a landmark church in Delft, the Netherlands. ... Coordinates: Country Netherlands Province South Holland Area (2006)  - Municipality 24. ... William I (William the Silent) William I, Prince of Orange, Count of Nassau (April 24, 1533 – July 10, 1584) was the main leader of the Dutch revolt against the Spanish that set off the Eighty Years War and resulted in the formal independence of the United Provinces in 1648. ... The Principality of Orange The title originally referred to the sovereign principality of Orange in southern France, which was a property of the House of Orange (from 1702 Orange-Nassau). ... Oude Kerk tower, viewed from the south The Oude Kerk (Old Church) is a Gothic church in the old city center of Delft, South Holland. ... Coordinates: Country Netherlands Province South Holland Area (2006)  - Municipality 24. ... Anton von Leeuwenhoek Anton van Leeuwenhoek (October 24, 1632 _ August 26, 1723) was a tradesman and scientist from Delft, in the Netherlands. ... Piet Heyn, 1577-1629 Piet Pieterszoon Hein (also written as Heyn) (November 25, 1577 – June 18, 1629) was a Dutch naval officer and folk hero during the Eighty Years War between the Netherlands and Spain. ... Image:Marten Harpertszoon Tromp. ... Vermeer redirects here. ... Groesbeek is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands. ... Bergen op Zoom is a municipality and a city in the southern Netherlands. ...

New Zealand

Dunedin (Ōtepoti in Maori) is the second-largest city in the South Island of New Zealand, and the principal city of the region of Otago. ... Thomas Bracken Thomas Bracken (21 December 1843 – 16 February 1898) was a noted late 19th century poet. ... A national anthem is a generally patriotic musical composition that evokes and eulogizes the history, traditions and struggles of its people, recognized either by a countrys government as the official national song, or by convention through use by the people. ... God Defend New Zealand is one of the national anthems of New Zealand, together with God Save the Queen. Although they both have equal status, only God Defend New Zealand is used, and most New Zealanders would be unaware that the country has two national anthems. ...

Pakistan

Graves and Tombs at Chaukundi
  • Tomb of Muhammad Iqbal located in front of the Badshahi Masjid, Lahore
  • Chaukhandi Tombs, Karachi
  • Mazar-e-Quaid, Karachi - Final resting place of Mohammad Ali Jinnah, Founder of Pakistan
  • Miani Sahib Qabaristan, Lahore - Hundreds of years old, it is the largest cemetery in Lahore, contains graves of saints and pious people.
  • Makli Hill, Thatta - One of the largest necropolises in the world, contains hundreds of graves of saints, pious people, local rulers and kings.
  • Wadi-a-Hussain Cemetery, Karachi

Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1600 × 1200 pixel, file size: 355 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Tombs and graves at Chaukundi. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1600 × 1200 pixel, file size: 355 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Tombs and graves at Chaukundi. ... The tomb of Muhammad Iqbal is located in Lahore, Pakistan just outside of the Badshahi Mosque, in the Hazuri Bagh. ... View from Minto Park The Badshahi Masjid (بادشاەى مسجد), or the Emperors Mosque, was built in 1673 by the Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb in Lahore, Pakistan. ...   (Urdu: لاہور, Punjabi: لہور, pronounced ) is the capital of the Punjab and is the second largest city in Pakistan after Karachi. ... Chaukhandi (Urdu: ) tombs, are attributed to Jokhio and Baloch tribes and were build between 15th and 18th centuries. ...   (Sindhi: , Urdu: ) is the largest city in Pakistan and is the provincial capital of Sindh province. ... Mazar-e-Quaid - the icon of Karachi Mazar-e-Quaid is referred to mausoleum of the founder of Pakistan, Muhammad Ali Jinnah. ...   (Urdu: لاہور, Punjabi: لہور, pronounced ) is the capital of the Punjab and is the second largest city in Pakistan after Karachi. ... Makli Hills, Lower Sind The Makli Hills are a low ridge along the river Indus, approximately 80 km north east of Karachi, close to the city of Hyderabad, the former capital of Sind. ... Thatta or Thatto (Urdu: ٹھٹہ, Sindhi:ٺٽو) is a historic town of 22,000 inhabitants in the Sindh province of Pakistan, near Lake Keenjhar, the largest freshwater lake in the country. ...   (Sindhi: , Urdu: ) is the largest city in Pakistan and is the provincial capital of Sindh province. ...

Peru

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Poland

Gliwice (pronounce: [gliviʦε]; German: ), is an industrial city in southern Poland with 200,361 inhabitants (2004) over the KÅ‚odnica River, about 20 km to the west from Katowice. ... For other uses, see Krakow (disambiguation). ... Rakowicki Cemetery Polish: is one of the largest cemeteries in Kraków, Poland. ... For other uses, see Krakow (disambiguation). ... SkaÅ‚ka - (a small rock in polish) is a small hillock in Kraków where the Bishop of Krakow saint Stanislaus of Szczepanów was slain by order of polish king BolesÅ‚aw II the Bold in 1079. ... For other uses, see Krakow (disambiguation). ... Wawel Cathedral Wawel Cathedral Wawel Cathedral – in full, the Cathedral Basilica of St Stanislaus and St Wenceslaus – is Polands national sanctuary. ... Poland was ruled by dukes (c. ... The diocese of Kraków was created in 1000 and was made the archdiocese of Kraków on October 28, 1925. ... Stettin redirects here. ... For other uses, see Europe (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Warsaw (disambiguation) and Warszawa (disambiguation). ... PowÄ…zki Cemetery (Polish Cmentarz PowÄ…zkowski) is the oldest and most famous cemetery in Warsaw, Poland, which is situated in the western part of the city. ... Krzysztof KieÅ›lowski   (June 27, 1941 Warsaw, Poland – March 13, 1996 Warsaw, Poland) was an influential Oscar-nominated Polish film director and screenwriter, known internationally for his film cycles Three Colors and The Decalogue. ... The Nobel Prize (Swedish: ) was established in Alfred Nobels will in 1895, and it was first awarded in Physics, Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine, Literature, and Peace in 1901. ... WÅ‚adysÅ‚aw StanisÅ‚aw Reymont WÅ‚adysÅ‚aw StanisÅ‚aw Reymont (May 7, 1867 – December 5, 1925) (the actual name was Rejment) was a Polish writer who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1924. ... Motto: Miasto spotkaÅ„ (the meeting place) Coordinates: , Country Poland Voivodeship Lower Silesian Powiat city county Gmina WrocÅ‚aw Established 10th century City Rights 1262 Government  - Mayor RafaÅ‚ Dutkiewicz Area  - City 292. ... Ferdinand Lassalle Ferdinand Lassalle (April 11, 1825 — August 31, 1864) was a German jurist and socialist political activist. ...

Portugal

Main façade of the Church of Santa Engrácia. ... Amália Rodrigues Amália Rodrigues, pron. ... For other uses, see Vasco da Gama (disambiguation). ...

Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in the city of Bayamón, in the commonwealth of Puerto Rico. ... Bayamón (not to be confused with Bayamo, Cuba) is a city in northern Puerto Rico. ... Santa Maria Magdalena de Pazzis Cemetery is a colonial-era graveyard the final resting place of many of Puerto Ricos most prominent natives and residents. ... Main article: San Juan, Puerto Rico Map of Old San Juan. ... Pedro Salinas (1891-1951) was a romantic poet from Spain. ... Muna Lee (born October 30, 1981) is an American sprinter. ... Tony Croatto (March 2, 1940 - April 3, 2005) was an Croatian/Italian-Puerto Rican singer and composer best known for his interpretations of Puerto Rican folk music. ...

Romania

Bellu is the most famous cemetery in Romania. ... Nickname: Motto: Patria si Dreptul Meu (My Country and My Right) Location of Bucharest within Romania (in red) Coordinates: , Country County Founded 1459 (first official record) Government  - Mayor Adriean Videanu Area  - City 228 km² (88 sq mi)  - Metro 238 km² (91. ... Cimitirul Vesel The Merry Cemetery (Romanian: Cimitirul Vesel) is a cemetery in the village of SăpânÅ£a, MaramureÅŸ county, Romania that is famous for its colourful tombstones with the native paintings that represent scenes from the life of the buried persons and even poetry in which those persons... SăpânÅ£a (IPA pronounciation in Romanian: /sÉ™pɨntsa/; old spelling SăpînÅ£a; Hungarian: Szaplonca, Slovak: Sapunka, Yiddish: Spinka or Shpinka) is a town in the MaramureÅŸ region of northern Romania, 15 kilometers northwest of Sighet and just south of the Tisza River. ... MaramureÅŸ (Hungarian: Máramaros) is a county (judeÅ£) in the MaramureÅŸ region, northern Romania, in the North of Transylvania with the capital city at Baia Mare (population: 149,735). ...

Russia

  • Moscow
  • St. Petersburg

Grave of Anton Chekhov Novodevichy Cemetery (Новодевичье кла́дбище, Novodevichye kladbishche) is the most famous cemetery in Moscow, Russia, situated next to the World Heritage Site, the 16th-century Novodevichy Convent, which is the citys third most popular tourist site. ... Novodevichy convent in summer Novodevichy Convent, also known as Bogoroditse-Smolensky Monastery (Новодевичий монастырь, Богородице-Смоленс&#1082... Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev (Russian: , Nikita Sergeevič Chruščiov; IPA: , in English, , or , occasionally ); surname more accurately romanized as Khrushchyov[1]; April 17 [O.S. April 5] 1894[2]–September 11, 1971) was the chief director of the Soviet Union after the death of Joseph Stalin. ... “Yeltsin” redirects here. ... Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol (Russian: ; IPA: ; Ukrainian: ) (April 1, 1809 — March 4, 1852) was a Russian-language writer of Ukrainian origin. ... Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (Russian: , IPA: ) was a Russian short story writer and playwright. ... Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev (Russian: , Sergej Sergejevič Prokofijev; April 27 (April 151 O.S.), 1891–March 5, 1953) was a Russian and Soviet composer who mastered numerous musical genres and came to be admired as one of the greatest composers of the 20th century. ... Dmitri Shostakovich in 1942 Dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich   (Russian: , Dmitrij Dmitrievič Å ostakovič) (September 25 [O.S. September 12] 1906 – August 9, 1975) was a Russian composer of the Soviet period. ... Vagankovskoye Cemetery (Ваганьковское кладбище), established in 1771, is located in the Krasnaya Presnaya (Красная Пресная) district of Moscow... Saint Basils Cathedral Moscow (Russian/Cyrillic: Москва́, pronounciation: Moskva), capital of Russia, located on the river Moskva, and encompassing 878. ... Inga Grigorevna Artamonova (Russian: ) (born 29 August 1936 in Moscow – died 4 January 1966 in Moscow[1]) was a Soviet speed skater, the first four-time Allround World Champion in womens speed skating history. ... For other uses, see Vysotsky. ... Sergei Mikhailovich Grinkov (February 4, 1967 - November 20, 1995, Lake Placid, New York, United States) was an Olympic and World figure skating champion. ... Sergei Yesenin Sergei Aleksandrovich Yesenin, sometimes spelled Esenin (Russian: Серге́й Алекса́ндрович Есе́нин; October 3, 1895 [O.S. September 21] – December 28, 1925) was a famous Russian lyrical poet. ... Our Lady of the Don, by Theophanes the Greek. ... The cross is being risen on the belfry of the Rogozhskoe Cemetery on Sept. ... A fragment of painting Boyarynya Morozova by Vasily Surikov depicting a defiant Old Believer arrested by Czar authorities in 1671. ... Lenins Tomb, with wall of the Kremlin and the former Soviet Parliament building behind An entrance to Lenins Mausoleum Lenins Mausoleum (Russian: ) (Transliteration: Mavzoley Lenina) also known as Lenins Tomb, situated in Red Square in Moscow, is the mausoleum that serves as the final resting place... Castle Ashby Graveyard Northamptonshire A cemetery is a place in which dead bodies and cremated remains are buried. ... Lenin redirects here. ... Embalming, in most modern cultures, is a process used to temporarily preserve a human cadaver to forestall decomposition and make it suitable for display at a funeral. ... Kremlin Wall Necropolis The Kremlin Wall Necropolis (Некрополь у Кремлёвской стены in Russian) is a part of the Kremlin Wall, which surrounds the Moscow Kremlin and overlooks the Red Square. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Kremlin towers. ... Soviet redirects here. ... This article is about communism as a form of society and as a political movement. ... One of several proposals of a new Pantheon in Moscow The Pantheon (Russian: ), officially also called the Monument of the eternal glory of the great people of the Soviet country (Russian: ), was a project to construct a monumental memorial tomb in Moscow, Soviet Union. ... For the New York prison see The Tombs. ... For other uses, see Moscow (disambiguation). ... Vvedenskoye Cemetery or German Cemetery (Russian: ) is a historical cemetery in the Lefortovo District of Moscow in Russia. ... Tikhvin Cemetery (Тихвинское кладбище) is located at the Alexander Nevsky Monastery, in St. ... View of the monastery in the early 19th century Alexander Nevsky Monastery was founded by Peter the Great in 1710 at the southern end of the Nevsky Prospect in St Petersburg to house the relics of Alexander Nevsky, patron saint of the newly-founded Russian capital. ... Saint Petersburg (Russian: Санкт-Петербу́рг, English transliteration: Sankt-Peterburg), colloquially known as Питер (transliterated Piter), formerly known as Leningrad (Ленингра́д, 1924–1991) and... Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky (Russian: Фёдор Миха́йлович Достое́вский, pronounced , sometimes transliterated Dostoyevsky, Dostoievsky, or Dostoevski  ) (November 11 [O.S. October 30] 1821–February 9 [O.S. January 28] 1881) was a Russian novelist and writer of fiction whose works, including Crime and Punishment and The Brothers Karamazov, have had a profound and lasting effect... For other uses, see Lomonosov (disambiguation). ... “Tchaikovsky” redirects here. ... Historical Persian Cemetery now forms a small sector of the Moslem part of the Novo-Volkovskoie Cemetery in St. ... The Peter and Paul Fortress (Петропавловская крепость) is in St. ... Saint Petersburg (Russian: Санкт-Петербу́рг, English transliteration: Sankt-Peterburg), colloquially known as Питер (transliterated Piter), formerly known as Leningrad (Ленингра́д, 1924–1991) and... Peter the Great or Pyotr Alexeyevich Romanov (Russian: Пётр I Алексеевич Pyotr I Alekse`yevich, Пётр Великий Pyotr Veli`kiy) (9 June 1672 – 8 February 1725 [30 May 1672–28 January 1725 O.S.][1]) ruled Russia from 7 May (27 April O.S.) 1682 until his death, jointly ruling before 1696 with his... Piskarevskoye Cemetery in 1961. ... Saint Petersburg (Russian: Санкт-Петербу́рг, English transliteration: Sankt-Peterburg), colloquially known as Питер (transliterated Piter), formerly known as Leningrad (Ленингра́д, 1924–1991) and... Combatants Germany Spanish Blue Division Soviet Union Commanders Wilhelm von Leeb Georg von Küchler Agustín Muñoz Grandes Kliment Voroshilov Georgiy Zhukov Strength 725,000 930,000 Casualties Unknown Red Army: 332,059 KIA 24,324 non-combat dead 111,142 missing 16,470 civilians 1 million civilians... For other uses, see Komarovo. ... The notion of an intellectual elite as a distinguished social stratum can be traced far back in history. ... Akhmatova in 1922 (Portrait by Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin) Anna Akhmatova (Russian: , real name А́нна Андре́евна Горе́нко) (June 23 [O.S. June 11] 1889 — March 5, 1966) was the pen name of Anna Andreevna Gorenko, the leader and the heart and soul of the Saint Petersburg tradition of Russian poetry for half a century. ... Tomb of Nikolay Nekrasov. ... The Volkovo Cemetery (also spelled Wolkowo Cemetery) is one of the largest and oldest non orthodox cemeteries in Saint Petersburg, Russia. ... Saint Petersburg (Russian: Санкт-Петербу́рг, English transliteration: Sankt-Peterburg), colloquially known as Питер (transliterated Piter), formerly known as Leningrad (Ленингра́д, 1924–1991) and... The Smolensk Cemetery (in German Smolenski Cemetery) is one of the largest and oldest non orthodox cemeteries in Saint Petersburg, Russia. ...

Slovakia

A house in Slávičie údolie cemetery Slávičie údolie cemetery (Slovak: , literally Nightingale Valley) is a cemetery in the Karlova Ves borough in Bratislava, Slovakia. ... Slavín Slavín in Bratislava is a monumental memorial and cemetery of Soviet Army soldiers who fell during WWII when liberating the city of Bratislava in April 1945 from Nazi German troops. ... Nickname: Location of Bratislava within Slovakia Coordinates: , Country Region Districts Bratislava I-V City subdivisions 17 city boroughs Cadastral areas 20 cadastral areas First mentioned 907 Government  - Type City council  - Mayor (Primátor) Andrej ÄŽurkovský  - Headquarters Primates Palace Area [1]  - City 367. ... The National Cemetery in Martin, Slovakia is the final resting place of many important personalities of Slovak history. ... List of cemeteries // This is an incomplete list, which may never be able to satisfy certain standards for completeness. ...

Slovenia

  • Žale, Ljubljana

Serbia

  • Novo Groblje in Belgrade - burial ground of many famous Serbs

For other uses, see Belgrade (disambiguation). ...

South Korea

The Seoul National Cemetery is located in Dongjak-dong, Dongjak-gu, Seoul, South Korea. ...

Spain

This article does not cite any references or sources. ... This article is about the Spanish capital. ... // El Escorial, the Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo El Real (also known as the Monasterio de El Escorial or simply El Escorial) is located about 45 kilometres (28 miles) northwest of the Spanish capital, Madrid. ... This article is about the Spanish capital. ... Ferdinand on the left with Isabella on the right Coffins of the Catholic Monarchs at the Granada Cathedral The Catholic Monarchs (Spanish: los Reyes Católicos) is the collective title used in history for Queen Isabella I of Castile and King Ferdinand II of Aragon. ... Isabella I of Castile (April 22, 1451 – November 26, 1504) was Queen regnant of Castile and Leon. ... Ferdinand V of Castile & II of Aragon the Catholic (Spanish: , Catalan: , Aragonese: ; March 10, 1452 – January 23, 1516) was king of Aragon (1479–1516), Castile, Sicily (1468–1516), Naples (1504–1516), Valencia, Sardinia and Navarre and Count of Barcelona. ... Joanna of Aragon and Castile (Spanish: ) (November 6, 1479 – April 12, 1555), called Joan the Mad (Juana La Loca), Queen regnant of Castile and mother of the Holy Roman Emperor Charles V, was the second daughter of Ferdinand, King of Aragon, and Isabella, Queen regnant of Castile, and was born... Philip the Handsome redirects here. ... Image:ValleCaidos. ... “Franco” redirects here. ... Primo de Rivera may refer to: Miguel Primo de Rivera y Orbaneja, dictator of Spain from September 23 1923 to 1930, or his son, José Antonio Primo de Rivera, the lawyer and son of Miguel Primo de Rivera who founded the extreme right-wing party Falange. ... Not to be confused with the Spanish Civil War of 1820-1823. ...

Saudi Arabia

Both these cemeteries are outstanding religiously historical burial grounds. Eminent early Islamic figures are buried at both these sites as well as other places. However, these two cemeteries are held in esteem. Many people even today desire these sites to be their final journey. Jannat al-Baqi (جنة البقيع) (also spelt Jannat ul-Baqi) is a famous cemetery in Madinah, Saudi Arabia, located right across from the Masjid al-Nabawi. ... This article is about the city in Saudi Arabia. ... This article is about the city in Saudi Arabia. ...


Sweden

-1... For other uses, see Stockholm (disambiguation). ... Norra begravningsplatsen Norra begravningsplatsen, translated as the Northern Burial Place but often referred to as the Northern Cemetery, is a major cemetery of Stockholm, Sweden in the area of the city known as Solna. ... For other uses, see Stockholm (disambiguation). ...   (October 21, 1833, Stockholm, Sweden—December 10, 1896, Sanremo, Italy) was a Swedish chemist, engineer, innovator, armaments manufacturer and the inventor of dynamite. ...   (pronounced in Swedish, but usually in English, IPA notation) (August 29, 1915 – August 29, 1982) was a three-time Academy Award-winning and two-time Emmy Award-winning Swedish actress. ... Karl Emil Julius Ulrich Salchow (August 7, 1877-April 19, 1949) was a Swedish figure skater, who dominated the sport in the first decade of the 20th century. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with SkogskyrkogÃ¥rden - The Woodland Cemetery. ... Elabana Falls is in Lamington National Park, part of the Central Eastern Rainforest Reserves World Heritage site in Queensland, Australia. ... Greta redirects here. ... The Cathedral of Uppsala. ... Carl Linnaeus, Latinized as Carolus Linnaeus, also known after his ennoblement as  , (May 13, 1707[1] – January 10, 1778), was a Swedish botanist, physician and zoologist[2] who laid the foundations for the modern scheme of nomenclature. ... Emanuel Swedenborg, 75, holding the manuscript of Apocalypsis Revelata (1766). ... Dag Hjalmar Agne Carl Hammarskjöld ( ) (July 29, 1905 – September 18, 1961) was a Swedish diplomat and the second Secretary-General of the United Nations. ...

Switzerland

For other uses, see Basel (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Berne (disambiguation). ... “Klee” redirects here. ... Max Horkheimer (front left), Theodor Adorno (front right), and Jürgen Habermas in the background, right, in 1965 at Heidelberg Max Horkheimer (February 14, 1895 – July 7, 1973) was a Jewish-German philosopher and sociologist, known especially as the founder and guiding thinker of the Frankfurt School of critical theory. ... Geneva (pronunciation //; French: Genève //, German:   //, Italian: Ginevra //, Romansh: Genevra) is the second most populous city in Switzerland (after Zürich), and is the most populous city of Romandy (the French-speaking part of Switzerland). ... The Cimetière des Rois (French for Cemetery of Kings) is a cemetery in Geneva, Switzerland, where people such as John Calvin, the great Reformer of the Swiss Reformation, Jorge Luis Borges, the famed Argentine fantasy writer, and Sergio Vieira De Mello, the former United Nations diplomat to Iraq, are... Borges redirects here. ... Kilchberg is a municipality in the district of Horgen in the Canton of Zürich in Switzerland. ... For other persons named Thomas Mann, see Thomas Mann (disambiguation). ... ... Erika Mann Erika Julia Hedwig Mann (November 9, 1905 – August 27, 1969) was the eldest daughter of novelist Thomas Mann and Katia Mann. ... Golo Mann (27 March 1909 - 7 April 1994 Leverkusen), was the third child of the novelist Thomas Mann. ... Conrad Ferdinand Meyer (October 11, 1825 - November 28, 1898), a poet and, as he was born in Zürich, is a fellow-townsman of Gottfried Keller. ... Categories: Switzerland geography stubs ... Aleksander Moisiu (April 2, 1879–March 22, 1935) (aka Alexander Moissi) was a famous Albanian stage actor. ... Georg Kaiser (1878-1945) was a highly prolific German dramatist who wrote in a variety of styles, but is best known as an expressionist, most notably for The Citizens of Calais (1914), From Morn to Midnight (1916), and a trilogy, comprised of The Coral (1917), Gas (1918), Gas II(1920). ... Eugen Francis Charles dAlbert (April 10, 1864 – March 3, 1932) was a pianist and composer of Scottish birth who lived primarily in Germany. ... Location within Switzerland   Zürich[?] (German pronunciation IPA: ; usually spelled Zurich in English) is the largest city in Switzerland (population: 366,145 in 2004; population of urban area: 1,091,732) and capital of the canton of Zürich. ... Also known as Friedhof Fluntern, Fluntern Cemetery is located in the Zürichberg district of Zürich. ... Elias Canetti, Nobel Laureate in Literature Canettis tomb-stone in Zürich, Switzerland Elias Canetti (Rousse, Bulgaria, 25 July 1905 – 14 August 1994, Zurich) was a Bulgaria-born novelist of Sephardi Jewish ancestry who wrote in German and won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1981. ... Therese Giehse (Munich,1898-Munich, 1975), real name Therese Gift, was a German actress. ... This article is about the writer and poet. ... Karl Moser is an architect from Switzerland. ... Paul Scherrer (1890-1969) was a Swiss physicist. ... Arnold Escher von der Linth ( June 8, 1807 - July 12, 1872), Swiss geologist, the son of Hans Conrad Escher (1767-1823), was born at Zürich. ... (February 20, 1819, Zurich – December 6, 1882, Zurich, Switzerland) As an important Swiss politician, Alfred Escher became the President of the National Council of Switzerland in 1849/50, 1856/57 and 1862/63. ... Friedrich Glausers grave in Zurich Friedrich Charles Glauser (b. ... Albin Zollinger (* January 24, 1895 in Zürich; † November 7, 1941 in Zürich) was a Swiss writer. ... Alfred Friedrich Bluntschli (born Zurich, 29 January 1842 — died Zurich 27 July 1930) Swiss Architect and Educator. ... Carl Culmann (July 10, 1821 - December 9, 1881) was a German structural engineer. ... Johanna Spyri Johanna Spyri (June 12, 1827 - July 7, 1901) was an author of childrens stories, and is best known for Heidi. ... August Ferdinand Bebel (February 22, 1840 – March 18, 1913) was a German social democrat and one of the founders of the Social Democratic Party of Germany. ... Jean Henri Dunant (May 8, 1828 - October 30, 1910) (often called Henry Dunant or Henri Dunant) was a Swiss businessman and humanitarian who founded the Red Cross movement. ... Gottfried Keller (July 19, 1819 – July 15, 1890) was a Swiss writer who is best known as the master of the Novelle. ...

Syria

  • Bab-e-Sagheer Cemetery (Damascus)

Taiwan (Republic of China)

Chin Pao San (金寶山; jinbaoshan) is a cemetery located in the mountains near the town of Jinshan, in northern Taiwan. ... The Wuchih Mountain Military Cemetery (Chinese: 五指山公墓將軍墓園) is the Republic of Chinas most prominent military cemetery. ...

Thailand

  • Chungkai War Cemetery
  • Kanchanaburi War Cemetery
  • Royal Cemetery at Wat Ratchabophit

The Kanchanaburi War Cemetery is the main POW cemetery associated with victims of the Burma Railway. ...

Turkey

Ankara

The Cebeci Asri Cemetery (Turkish: ) is a cemetery located in the Cebeci quarter of central Ankara, Turkey serving multiple religions. ... Ankara is the capital of Turkey and the countrys second largest city after Ä°stanbul. ... Turkish State Cemetery (Turkish: Devlet Mezarlığı] is a national and military cemetery in Ankara, Turkey, containing the graves of the presidents of Turkey and the high-ranked, close companions-in-arms of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder of the Republic of Turkey, in the Turkish War of Independence. ... Combatants   Turkish Revolutionaries United Kingdom Greece France Italy Armenia Ottoman Empire Georgia Commanders Mustafa Kemal Ä°smet Ä°nönü Kazım Karabekir Ali Fuat Cebesoy Fevzi Çakmak George Milne Henri Gouraud Papoulas Georgios Hatzianestis Drastamat Kanayan Movses Silikyan Süleyman Åžefik Pasha The Turkish War of Independence (Turkish: KurtuluÅŸ Savaşı or...

Gallipoli

Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemeteries containing the remains of allied troops, who died during the Battle of Gallipoli in 1915: The Azmak Cemetery, near Suvla Bay, Turkey, contains the graves of some of the soldiers who died during the Gallipoli Campaign. ... Combatants British Empire Australia British India Newfoundland New Zealand United Kingdom Egyptian labourers[1] France Senegal  Ottoman Empire Commanders Sir Ian Hamilton Lord Kitchener John de Robeck Otto von Sanders Mustafa Kemal Strength 5 divisions (initial) 16 divisions (final) 6 divisions (initial) 15 divisions (final) Casualties 252,000[2] 195...

  • Azmak Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery
  • Beach Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery
  • Green Hill Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery
  • Lancashire Landing Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery
  • Pink Farm Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery
  • Redoubt Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery
  • Skew Bridge Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery
  • Shrapnel Valley Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery
  • The Nek Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery
  • Twelve Tree Copse Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery
  • V Beach Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery
  • Walker's Ridge Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery

Azmak Cemetery Azmak Cemetery near Suvla Bay, Gallipoli, Turkey was constructed shortly after the end of the First World War by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and filled with graves brough in from small cemeteries and sites around it. ... Beach Cemetery. ... Green Hill Cemetery is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery located near Suvla Bay, Gallipoli, Turkey. ... Lancashire Landing Cemetery is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery located on the Gallipoli peninsula. ... Pink Farm Cemetery is a small Commonwealth War Graves Commission burial ground for the dead of World War I located near the village of Krithia on the Gallipoli Peninsula. ... Redoubt Cemetery is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery containing the remains of allied troops who died during the Battle of Gallipoli. ... Skew Bridge Cemetery is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery containing the remains of allied troops who died during the Battle of Gallipoli. ... Shrapnel Valley Cemetery is a cemetery from World War I and is the second largest Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery in the former Anzac sector of the Gallipoli Peninsula, Turkey after Lone Pine Cemetery. ... The Nek Cemetery is a small Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery located near Suvla Bay on the Gallipoli Peninsula in Turkey. ... Twelve Tree Copse Cemetery is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery containing the remains of allied troops who died during the Battle of Gallipoli. ... V Beach Cemetery is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery located near Cape Helles, Gallipoli, Turkey. ... Walkers Ridge Cemetery is a small Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery located near Suvla Bay in Turkey. ...

İstanbul

  • Karacaahmet Cemetery: 700 year-old cemetery in Üsküdar
  • Zincirlikuyu Cemetery: Istanbul's first modern structured cemetery located in Şişli
  • Haydarpaşa Cemetery: Cemetery for British soldiers, who died during the Crimean War and British Commonwealth soldiers of the two World Wars
  • Kuzguncuk Jewish cemetery

The Karacaahmet Cemetery (Turkish: ), located in Ãœsküdar district ( , , ), is the oldest in Istanbul and, at 750 acres, the largest burial ground in Turkey. ... Ãœsküdar (ancient Scutari) was a city in Bithynia in Anatolia. ... The Zincirlikuyu Cemetery is a modern burial ground at the European part of Istanbul, Turkey. ... ÅžiÅŸli is a cosmopolitan district of Ä°stanbul, Turkey where many of Istanbuls Armenians live (In the Kurtulus area). ... HaydarpaÅŸa Cemetery, also known as Haidar Pasha Cemetery, Istanbul (Turkish: ), located in the HaydarpaÅŸa neighborhood of Ãœsküdar district in the Asian part of Istanbul, Turkey, is a burial ground established initially for British military personnel, who took part in the Crimean War (1854-1856). ... Combatants Allies: Second French Empire British Empire Ottoman Empire Kingdom of Sardinia Russian Empire Bulgarian volunteers Casualties 90,000 French 35,000 Turkish 17,500 British 2,194 Sardinian killed, wounded and died of disease ~134,000 killed, wounded and died of disease The Crimean War (1853–1856) was fought... The Commonwealth of Nations as of 2007 Headquarters Marlborough House, London, UK Official languages English Membership 53 sovereign states Leaders  -  Queen Elizabeth II  -  Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma Appointed 24 November 2007 Establishment  -  Balfour Declaration 18 November 1926   -  Statute of Westminster 11 December 1931   -  London Declaration 28 April 1949  Area  -  Total...

Ukraine

Lychakivskiy Cemetery, 2003. ... “Lvov” redirects here. ... Maria Konopnicka (May 23, 1842, Suwałki — October 8, 1910, Lwów) was a Polish poet, novelist, translator and essayist. ... Ivan Franko Ivan Franko (Іван Франко) (August 15, 1856 – May 28, 1916) was a Ukrainian poet and writer, social and literary critic, journalist, economist, and political activist. ...

United Kingdom

Abney Park Cemetery—every turn of the path reveals a new and unique landscape (September 2005). ... The Magnificent Seven are seven cemeteries used by the citizens of nineteenth century London. ... The Royal Academy where William Hosking exhibited in the 1820s William Hosking FSA (November 26, 1800 - August 2, 1861) was a writer, lecturer, and architect who had an important influence on the growth and development of London in Victorian times. ... Bamboo foliage with black stems (probably Phyllostachys nigra; a bamboo introduced into western cultivation by Loddiges Nursery) The Loddiges family (not uncommonly mis-spelt Loddige) managed one of the most notable of the eighteenth and nineteenth century plant nurseries that traded in and introduced exotic plants, trees, shrubs, ferns, plams... The Rev. ... Mount Auburn Cemetery Mount Auburn Cemetery Hunnewell family obelisk Civil War memorial Founded in 1831 as Americas first garden cemetery, Mount Auburn Cemetery is an Elysium where, traditionally, chaste classical monuments were set in rolling landscaped terrain. ... A nonconformist is an English or Welsh Protestant of any non-Anglican denomination, chiefly advocating religious liberty. ... Blake Memorial in Bunhill Fields Bunhill Fields is a cemetery located in the London Borough of Islington, north of the City of London, and managed by the Corporation of London. ... The Mortuary Chapel of Aldershot Military Cemetery Aldershot Military Cemetery, is a burial ground for Military personal, or ex military personnel. ... Arnos Vale Cemetery (sometimes written Arnos Vale Cemetery), in Bristol, England, was established in 1837. ... This article is about the English city. ... There are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ... For other places with similar names, see Londonderry (disambiguation) and Derry (disambiguation). ... Belfast City Cemetery is a cemetery in Belfast, Northern Ireland. ... This article is about the city in Northern Ireland. ... Brompton Cemetery is a cemetery located near Earls Court in West Brompton, a part of the Borough of Kensington & Chelsea in west London, England. ... The Magnificent Seven are seven cemeteries used by the citizens of nineteenth century London. ... Sir Samuel Cunard Sir Samuel Cunard, 1st Baronet (21 November 1787–28 April 1865) was a Canadian-born British shipping magnate. ... Statue of Emmeline Pankhurst in Victoria Tower Gardens next to the Houses of Parliament, Westminster. ... Admiral Sir Charles Howe Fremantle (June 1, 1800 _ May 25, 1869) was a Captain of the British Royal Navy. ... The Avenue leading from Brookwood Cemetery World War I Brookwood American Cemetery and Memorial, within the grounds of Brookwood Cemetery Brookwood Cemetery is a burial ground in Brookwood, Surrey, England. ... , See Woking (borough) for the administrative district. ... This article is about the English county. ... Blake Memorial in Bunhill Fields Bunhill Fields is a cemetery located in the London Borough of Islington, north of the City of London, and managed by the Corporation of London. ... A nonconformist is an English or Welsh Protestant of any non-Anglican denomination, chiefly advocating religious liberty. ... John Bunyan. ... William Blake (November 28, 1757 – August 12, 1827) was an English poet, visionary, painter, and printmaker. ... Isaac Watts (July 17, 1674 – November 25, 1748) is recognised as the Father of English Hymnody, as he was the first prolific and popular English hymnwriter, credited with some 750 hymns. ... Daniel Defoe (1659/1661 [?] â€“ April 24 [?], 1731)[1] was a British writer, journalist, and spy, who gained enduring fame for his novel Robinson Crusoe. ... Kirk of the Canongate (rear) and kirkyard viewed from Calton Hill Kirk of the Canongate (front) The Kirk of the Canongate - or Canongate Kirk - serves the Parish of Canongate in Edinburghs Old Town, in Scotland. ... Croydon Cemetery is a cemetery located next to Mitcham Common near Croydon, which is part of the London Borough of Croydon, London. ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ... For other uses, see England (disambiguation). ... Ford Park Cemetery is a 34 acre (140,000 m²) cemetery in central Plymouth, England, founded in 1848. ... This article is about the city of Plymouth in England. ... For other uses, see England (disambiguation). ... Golders Green Crematorium and Mausoleum is one of the oldest crematoria in Britain and opened in 1901 having been designed by the architect Sir Ernest George. ... Golders Green is a place in the London Borough of Barnet. ... Hampstead Cemetery is situated on Fortune Green Road, London, at the upper extremity of the NW6 postcode. ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ... Circle of Lebanon, West Cemetery Entrance to the Egyptian Avenue, West Cemetery Highgate Cemetery is a famous cemetery located in Highgate, London, England. ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ... Karl Heinrich Marx (May 5, 1818 – March 14, 1883) was a 19th century philosopher, political economist, and revolutionary. ... Douglas Noël Adams (11 March 1952 – 11 May 2001) was an English author, comic radio dramatist, and musician. ... Jacob Bronowski (January 18, 1908, Łódź, Congress Poland, Russian Empire - August 22, 1974, East Hampton, New York, USA) was an English-Polish mathematician, best known as the presenter of the BBC television documentary series, The Ascent of Man. ... Charles Cruft (1852 - 10 September 1938) British showman who was the founder of Crufts dog show. ... Mary Ann (Marian) Evans (22 November 1819 – 22 December 1880), better known by her pen name George Eliot, was an English novelist. ... Michael Faraday, FRS (September 22, 1791 – August 25, 1867) was an English chemist and physicist (or natural philosopher, in the terminology of that time) who contributed to the fields of electromagnetism and electrochemistry. ... William Friese-Greene (September 7, 1855–May 5, 1921) (born William Edward Green) was a portrait photographer and prolific inventor. ... Stella Dorothea Gibbons (5 January 1902—19 December 1989) was an English novelist and poet. ... Sheila Gish (April 23, 1942 - March 9, 2005) was a British stage and television actress. ... Image:Radclyffe-hall-190x274. ... Leslie Arthur Hutchinson (Hutch) (7 March 1900 – 19 August 1969) was one of the outstanding cabaret singers of the inter-war years. ... Sidney Nolan, The Trial, 1947: enamel on composition board; 90. ... Sir Ralph David Richardson (19 December 1902 – 10 October 1983) was an English actor, one of a group of theatrical knights of the mid-20th century who, though more closely associated with the stage, did their best to make the transition to film. ... Christina Rossetti Christina Georgina Rossetti (December 5, 1830 – December 29, 1894) was an English poet. ... William Michael Rossetti William Michael Rossetti (September 25, 1829 – February 5, 1919) was an English writer and critic. ... Elizabeth Siddal, in this 1854 self-portrait, did not see herself the luminous beauty her admirers saw. ... For other persons named Herbert Spencer, see Herbert Spencer (disambiguation). ... Feliks Topolski (1907-1989) was a Polish-born British expressionist painter. ... Max Wall (March 12, 1908 - May 21, 1990) was a British comedian, born in Brixton, London son of the successful music-hall entertainer Jack (Jock) Lorimer. ... One of the oldest and most important religious centers in western Europe. ... For other uses, see Monarch (disambiguation). ... This article is about the country. ... John Smith QC (September 13, 1938 – May 12, 1994) was a British politician who served as leader of the Labour Party from July 1992 until his sudden and unexpected death from a heart attack on 12 May 1994. ... Kensal Green Cemetery Kensal Green Cemetery, located in Kensal Green, London, England, was incorporated in 1832, and is the oldest of the Magnificent Seven cemeteries still in operation. ... The Victorian era of the United Kingdom marked the height of the British Industrial Revolution and the apex of the British Empire. ... William Makepeace Thackeray (July 18, 1811 – December 24, 1863) was a British novelist of the 19th century. ... Anthony Trollope (April 24, 1815 – December 6, 1882) became one of the most successful, prolific and respected English novelists of the Victorian era. ... Milltown Cemetery is a graveyard in Belfast, Ireland. ... The Falls Road (Bóthar na bhFál in Irish, meaning road of the hedgerows) is the main road through West Belfast in Northern Ireland; from Divis Street and Castle Place in Belfast City Centre to Andersonstown in the suburbs. ... This article is about the city in Northern Ireland. ... This article is about the City of Manchester in England. ... St. ... Kensal Green is a neighbourhood in the London Borough of Brent. ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ... Louis Lucien Bonaparte (January 4, 1813 - November 3, 1891) was the third son of Napoleons second surviving brother, Lucien Bonaparte. ... Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward (February 15, 1883 - June 1, 1959), better known as Sax Rohmer, was a prolific English novelist. ... Krystyna Skarbek Countess Krystyna Skarbek, G.M., O.B.E., Croix de guerre (May 1, 1908 - June 15, 1952) was a Polish-born World War II British SOE agent also known by the nom de guerre, Christine Granville. ... gkjfg ... This article is about the cathedral church of the diocese of London. ... The Collegiate Church of St Peter, Westminster, which is almost always referred to by its original name of Westminster Abbey, is a mainly Gothic church, on the scale of a cathedral (and indeed often mistaken for one), in Westminster, London, just to the west of the Palace of Westminster. ... Laurence Kerr Olivier, Baron Olivier, OM, (IPA: ; 22 May 1907 – 11 July 1989) was an Academy Award, Golden Globe, BAFTA and four-time Emmy winning English actor, director, and producer. ... West Norwood Cemetery is a cemetery in West Norwood, Lambeth, London. ... The Magnificent Seven are seven cemeteries used by the citizens of nineteenth century London. ... The Forth Bridge, designed by Sir Benjamin Baker and Sir John Fowler, opened in 1890, and now owned by Network Rail, is designated as a Category A listed building by Historic Scotland. ... Sir Henry Bessemer (January 19, 1813 - March 15, 1898), English engineer, was born at Charlton near Hitchin in Hertfordshire. ... William Marsden (16 November 1754-6 October 1836) was an English orientalist. ... Hiram S. Maxim Sir Hiram Stevens Maxim (February 4, 1840 - November 24, 1916) was the inventor of the Maxim Gun in 1884, the first portable, fully automatic machine gun. ... a statue of Paul Julius Reuter in the City of London. ... Monuments on the summit of the Glasgow Necropolis hill The Glasgow Necropolis is a Victorian cemetery in Glasgow, Scotland. ... For other uses, see Glasgow (disambiguation). ... This article is about the country. ... St. ...

United States of America

Alabama

It has been suggested that List of people from Mobile, Alabama be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that List of people from Mobile, Alabama be merged into this article or section. ... Elmwood Cemetery is a 412 acre (167 hectare) cemetery established in the 1880s( as Elm Leaf Cemetery) on the western side of Birmingham, Alabama by a group of Fraternal organizations. ... Nickname: Location in Jefferson County in the state of Alabama Coordinates: , Country State Counties Jefferson, Shelby Incorporated December 19, 1871 Government  - Type Mayor - Council  - Mayor Bernard Kincaid (Current) Larry Langford (Mayor-Elect) Area  - City 151. ... Paul William Bear Bryant (September 11, 1913–January 26, 1983) was an American college football coach. ... Eddie Kendricks (born Edward James Kendrick, December 17, 1939 – October 5, 1992) was an American singer and songwriter. ... Sun Ra (Born Herman Poole Blount; legal name Le Sonyr Ra;[1] born May 22, 1914 in Birmingham, Alabama, died May 30, 1993 in Birmingham, Alabama) was an innovative jazz composer, bandleader, piano and synthesizer player, poet and philosopher known for his cosmic philosophy, musical compositions and performances. ... Magnolia Cemetery is a city cemetery located in Mobile, Alabama. ... It has been suggested that List of people from Mobile, Alabama be merged into this article or section. ... Maple Hill Cemetery is the oldest and largest cemetery in Huntsville, Alabama. ... Huntsville, Alabama (top center), near the Tennessee border, is north of Birmingham and northeast of Decatur, across the Tennessee River flowing northwest. ... Oak Hill Cemetery, located just north of downtown, is Birmingham, Alabamas oldest and most distinguished cemetery. ... Nickname: Location in Jefferson County in the state of Alabama Coordinates: , Country State Counties Jefferson, Shelby Incorporated December 19, 1871 Government  - Type Mayor - Council  - Mayor Bernard Kincaid (Current) Larry Langford (Mayor-Elect) Area  - City 151. ... Louise Wooster or Lou Wooster, as she was better known, was a famous madam in Birmingham, Alabama. ... Coordinates: , Country State County Montgomery Incorporated December 3, 1819 Government  - Mayor Bobby Bright Area  - City  156. ... For other persons named Hank Williams, see Hank Williams (disambiguation). ... It has been suggested that List of people from Mobile, Alabama be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that List of people from Mobile, Alabama be merged into this article or section. ... Nickname: Location in Lee County, Alabama Coordinates: , Country State County Lee County, Alabama Government  - Mayor Bill Ham, Jr. ...

Arizona

Tombstone is a city in Cochise County, Arizona, USA, founded in 1879 in what was then the Arizona Territory. ... Newspaper coverage of the fight. ... Newspaper coverage of the fight. ... Newspaper coverage of the fight. ... Nickname: Location in Maricopa County and the state of Arizona Coordinates: , Country State County Maricopa Incorporated February 25, 1881 Government  - Type Council-Manager  - Mayor Phil Gordon (D) Area  - City  515. ... Walter Winchell (April 7, 1897 – February 20, 1972), an American newspaper and radio commentator, invented the gossip column at the New York Evening Graphic. ... Location in Maricopa County and the state of Arizona Coordinates: , Country State County Maricopa Government  - Mayor Keno Hawker (R) Area  - City  125. ... Waylon Arnold Jennings (June 15, 1937 – February 13, 2002) was a respected and influential American country music singer and musician. ... // Ernesto Arturo Miranda was born in Mesa, Arizona on March 9, 1941. ... National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona is a United States National Cemetery located in the city of Phoenix in Maricopa County, Arizona. ... Nickname: Location in Maricopa County and the state of Arizona Coordinates: , Country State County Maricopa Incorporated February 25, 1881 Government  - Type Council-Manager  - Mayor Phil Gordon (D) Area  - City  515. ... For other uses, see Scottsdale . ... Elisabeth Kübler-Ross Elisabeth Kübler-Ross, M.D. (July 8, 1926 – August 24, 2004) was a Swiss-born psychiatrist and the author of the groundbreaking book On Death and Dying, where she first discussed what is now known as the Kübler-Ross model. ... Nickname: Location in Maricopa County and the state of Arizona Coordinates: , Country State County Maricopa Incorporated February 25, 1881 Government  - Type Council-Manager  - Mayor Phil Gordon (D) Area  - City  515. ... Lord Byron Phillips Darrell Duppa (October 9, 1832–January 30, 1892) was a pioneer best known for naming Phoenix, Arizona. ... Willcox is a city in Cochise County, Arizona, United States. ... Rex Allen (December 31, 1920 – December 17, 1999) was an American actor, singer, and songwriter. ... Wittmann, Arizona is a small, unincorporated community located along U.S. Highway 60 in the central part of Arizona, about 35 miles northwest of central Phoenix, and while technically located within the citys metropolitan area it is generally regarded by locals to be just outside of it. ...

Arkansas

Mount Holly Cemetery is the original cemetery in downtown Little Rock, Arkansas and is the resting place for numerous Arkansans of note. ... Little Rock redirects here. ...

California

Angelus Rosedale Cemetery in West Adams district of Los Angeles, California is a burial grounds established in 1884 as the Rosedale Cemetery. ... Flag Seal Nickname: City of Angels Location Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates , Government State County California Los Angeles County Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,290. ... The Calvary Cemetery is a Roman Catholic cemetery operated by the Los Angeles Archdiocese, located at 4201 E. Whittier Boulevard in East Los Angeles, California. ... Welcome sign on Atlantic Boulevard East Los Angeles (often shortened to East L.A. or East Los or in Spanish El Este) is an unincorporated area in Los Angeles County, California, United States. ... The Centerville Pioneer Cemetery (originally known as the Centerville Presbyterian Cemetery) is located at the corner of Post Street and Bonde Avenue in the City of Fremont and was officially designated a state cemetery in 1858 or 1859 depending upon the source. ... For the unincorporated community in Yolo County, California, see Fremont, Yolo County, California. ... Chapel of the Pines Crematory at 1605 South Catalina Street in Los Angeles, California is located near the Angelus Rosedale Cemetery. ... Flag Seal Nickname: City of Angels Location Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates , Government State County California Los Angeles County Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,290. ... Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, established by Hamden Holmes Noble in 1892, is a cemetery located in Colma, California, a place known as the City of the Silent. It is the final resting site for several members of the celebrated Hearst family plus other prominent citizens from the San Francisco area... Colma is a small town in San Mateo County, California, at the northern end of the San Francisco Peninsula next to Daly City and South San Francisco. ... For other people named William Randolph Hearst, see William Randolph Hearst (disambiguation) William Randolph Hearst I (April 29, 1863 – August 14, 1951) was an American newspaper magnate. ... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion. ... Eden Memorial Park Cemetery is located at 11500 Sepulveda Boulevard, Mission Hills, CA. Lenny Bruce (1925-1966), comedian Howard Caine (1926-1993), actor Phil Foster (1914-1985), actor Bruce Gary (1951-2006), musician Mitzi Green (1920-1969), actress Julius Harris (1923-2004), actor Harvey Lembeck (1923-1982), actor Groucho Marx... Mission Hills is a suburban community in the San Fernando Valley region of the City of Los Angeles, California. ... San Diego redirects here. ... Huey Newton Dr. Huey Percy Newton (February 17, 1942 – August 22, 1989), was co-founder and inspirational leader of the Black Panther Party for Self Defense, a black internationalist/racial equality organization that began in October 1966. ... Forest Lawn-Cathedral City is in Cathedral City, California, near Palm Springs. ... Forest Lawn - Hollywood Hills Cemetery is located at 6300 Forest Lawn Drive in Los Angeles, California, on the south edge of the San Fernando Valley by Burbank (and on the north side of the Santa Monica Mountains from Hollywood). ... Stan Laurel (born Arthur Stanley Jefferson; 16 June 1890 – 23 February 1965) was an English comic actor, writer and director, famous as part of the comedy double act Laurel and Hardy, whose career stretched from the silent films of the early 20th Century until post-World War II. // Stan Laurel... Buster Keaton (born Joseph Frank Keaton, October 4, 1895 – February 1, 1966) was an American silent film comic actor and filmmaker. ... Charles Laughton (1 July 1899 – 15 December 1962) was an English stage and film actor. ... Martin Alan Marty Feldman (8 July 1934[1] – 2 December 1982) was an English writer, comedian and BAFTA award winning actor, notable for his bulging eyes, which were the result of a thyroid condition known as Graves Disease. ... Lee Van Cleef (January 9, 1925 – December 16, 1989) was an American film actor, who appeared mostly in Western and action pictures. ... Aristotelis Telly Savalas (January 21, 1922 – January 22, 1994) was a prominent Emmy Award-winning American film and television actor whose career spanned four decades. ... Wladziu Valentino Liberace (May 16, 1919 – February 4, 1987), better known by only his last name Liberace (pronounced [ËŒlɪbəˈrɑːtʃi]), was an American entertainer. ... Andy Gibb (March 5, 1958 – March 10, 1988) was an English-born Australian singer and teen idol, and the youngest brother of Barry, Robin and Maurice Gibb, also known as the Bee Gees. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... For the singer, see Betty Davis, for the meteorologist, see Betty Davis (meteorologist). ... Lucille Désirée Ball (August 6, 1911 – April 26, 1989) was an iconic American comedian, actress and star of the landmark sitcoms I Love Lucy, The Lucy Show, and Heres Lucy. ... Jamestown is a city in Chautauqua County, New York in the United States. ... Gates of Forest Lawn Forest Lawn Memorial Park is a cemetery in Glendale, Los Angeles County, California. ... Nickname: Location of Glendale within Los Angeles County and the State of California. ... Evelyn Waugh, as photographed in 1940 by Carl Van Vechten Arthur Evelyn St. ... The Loved One was also a short movie directed by wrestler Mick Foley chronicling the rise to success of his character Dude Love. ... A tugboat tows the decommissioned aircraft carrier USS Midway towards San Diego Bay past Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery is situated in San Diego County on the Fort Rosecrans Military Reservation, the cemetery is located approximately 10 miles west of San Diego, overlooking the bay and the... Old Point Loma Lighthouse Jon Sullivan Point Loma is a scenic hill that sits atop San Diego Bay, in California, USA. Point Lomas well known landmark is the Cabrillo National Monument, named after Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo, a Portuguese navigator sailing in the service of Spain, the first European... San Diego County is a county located on the Pacific Ocean in the far southwest of California, along the border with Mexico. ... This article is about the U.S. state. ... Iris Chang This is a Chinese name; the family name is Zhang Iris Shun-Ru Chang (Traditional Chinese: ; Simplified Chinese: ; pinyin: Zhāng Chúnrú; March 28, 1968 – November 9, 2004) was a Chinese American freelance historian and journalist. ... Grand View Memorial Park Cemetery at 1341 Glenwood Road in Glendale, California was established in 1884. ... Nickname: Location of Glendale within Los Angeles County and the State of California. ... Edna Purviance (October 21, 1895 – January 11, 1958) was an American actress during the silent movie era. ... Chill Theodore Wills (July 18, 1903 in Seagoville, Texas – December 15, 1978) was a movie actor and singer in the Avalon Boys Quartet. ... Leo G. Carroll (October 25, 1892–October 16, 1972) was an British character actor, best known for his roles in several Hitchcock films and The Man from U.N.C.L.E.. He was born in Weedon, Buckinghamshire to a wealthy Catholic family, who named him after the reigning pope... View out from center of Golden Gate National Cemetery Golden Gate National Cemetery is a U.S. National Cemetery, located in the city of San Bruno, San Mateo County, 12 miles south of San Francisco. ... The San Bruno police station next to the BART station at the Shops at Tanforan. ... Colma is a small town in San Mateo County, California, at the northern end of the San Francisco Peninsula next to Daly City and South San Francisco. ... Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp (March 19, 1848–January 13, 1929) was an American farmer, teamster, sometime buffalo hunter, officer of the law in various Western frontier towns, gambler, saloon-keeper, and miner. ... The Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery is located at 6001 W. Centinela Avenue, in Culver City, California. ... Motto: The Heart of Screenland Location of Culver City in Los Angeles County, California Coordinates: , Country State County Los Angeles Incorporated (city) 1917-09-07 [2] Government  - City Manager Jerry Fulwood [1] Area  - City  5. ... Al Jolson (May 26, 1886–October 23, 1950) was a highly acclaimed American singer, comedian and actor of Jewish heritage whose career lasted from 1911 until his death in 1950. ... Jack Benny (February 14, 1894 in Chicago, Illinois – December 26, 1974 in Beverly Hills, California), born Benjamin Kubelsky, was an American comedian, vaudeville performer, and radio, television, and film actor. ... Milton Berle (July 12, 1908 - March 27, 2002) was an Emmy-winning American comedian who was born Milton Berlinger. ... Hollywood Forever Cemetery entrance Hollywood Forever Cemetery entrance Hollywood Forever Cemetery is located at 6000 Santa Monica Boulevard in the Hollywood district of the City of Los Angeles, California. ... Greetings from Hollywood Hollywood is a district of the city of Los Angeles, California, U.S.A., that extends from Vermont Avenue on the east to just beyond Laurel Canyon Boulevard above Sunset and Crescent Heights Boulevards on the west; the north to south boundary east of La Brea Avenue... Melvin Jerome Blanc (May 30, 1908 – July 10, 1989) was a prolific American voice actor. ... Rudolph Valentino (May 6, 1895 – August 23, 1926) was an Italian actor. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... John Marcellus Huston (August 5, 1906 – August 28, 1987) was an American film director and actor. ... This just IN !!!:paris hiltons new dog. ... Jayne Mansfield (born Vera Jayne Palmer; April 19, 1933—29 June 1967) was an American actress working both on Broadway and in Hollywood. ... John William Cummings (October 8, 1948 – September 15, 2004), better known by the stage name Johnny Ramone, was the guitarist for the seminal punk rock group The Ramones. ... The Cenotaph, London A ceremony at the Cenotaph, London, on Sunday 12th June 2005, remembering Irish war dead Memorial Cenotaph, Hiroshima, Japan A cenotaph is a tomb or a monument erected in honor of a person or group of persons whose remains are elsewhere. ... Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery in Colma, California is an American Roman Catholic cemetery operated by the Archdiocese of San Francisco. ... “Suburbia” redirects here. ... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... This article is about the U.S. state. ... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion. ... Mayor Moscone George Richard Moscone (November 24, 1929 – November 27, 1978) was the mayor of San Francisco, California from January 1976 until his assassination in November 1978. ... Bank of America (NYSE: BAC TYO: 8648) is the largest commercial bank in the United States in terms of deposits, and the largest company of its kind in the world. ... 1928 Time cover featuring Giannini Amadeo Peter Giannini (1870-1949), born in San Jose, California, was the founder of the Bank of America. ... Vince Guaraldi (July 17, 1928 - February 6, 1976) was an American jazz musician and pianist best known for composing music for animated adaptations of the Peanuts comic strip. ... Abigail Anne Folger (August 11, 1943 – August 9, 1969) was an American coffee heiress, debutante, socialite, volunteer social worker, civil rights devotee and member of the prominent United States Folger family. ... Holy Cross Cemetery is located at 5835 W. Slauson Avenue in Culver City, California. ... 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. ... Lawrence Welk (March 11, 1903 – May 17, 1992) was a musician, accordion player, bandleader, and television impresario, hosting The Lawrence Welk Show from 1951 to 1982. ... Sharon Marie Tate (January 24, 1943 – August 9, 1969) was a Golden Globe-nominated American actress. ... Bela Lugosi as Dracula United States stamp. ... The Home of Peace Cemetery is a Jewish cemetery located at 4334 Whittier Boulevard in East Los Angeles, California. ... The Three Stooges were an American vaudeville and comedy act of the mid 20th century best known for their numerous short subject films. ... Inglewood Park Cemetery is located at 720 E. Florence Avenue in Inglewood, California. ... Nickname: Location of Inglewood in Los Angeles County, California Coordinates: , Country State County Los Angeles Established 1888 Incorporated February 14, 1908 Government  - Mayor Roosevelt F. Dorn Area  - Total 9. ... Cemetery entrance, from Sepulveda Boulevard. ... West Los Angeles (West L.A. in the short form) or the Westside is generally considered to be the portion of Los Angeles, California and its suburbs that lies east of the Pacific Ocean, west of La Cienega Boulevard (or, occasionally, Fairfax or even La Brea Avenue), south of the... Mount Sinai Memorial Park is a Jewish cemetery located at 5950 Forest Lawn Drive in Los Angeles, California. ... Mount Tamalpais Cemetery San Rafael, California Marin County. ... San Rafael (IPA: ; originally IPA: ), is the county seat of Marin County, California, United States. ... Bessie Barriscale Bessie Barriscale (born Elizabeth Barry Scale) (30 September 1884 - 30 June 1965) was a Silent-screen actress, and a major star for producer Thomas Ince in the late 1910s. ... Howard C. Hickman (9 February 1880 - 31 December 1949) was an accomplished stage leading man, who entered films through the auspices of producer Thomas H. Ince. ... Ernest Nevers (1903 - 1976) was a U.S. football player. ... The Mountain View Cemetery is a large cemetery in Oakland, California. ... Oakland redirects here. ... Elizabeth Short (29 July 1924 - January 1947) was a 22-year-old American woman who was the victim of a gruesome and much-publicized murder. ... Henry Kaiser is: An industrialist involved with the construction of Boulder (now Hoover) Dam, see Henry J. Kaiser; A musician—see Henry Kaiser (musician). ... Julia Morgan (January 20, 1872 – February 2, 1957) was an American architect. ... The Oakwood Memorial Park Cemetery is located at 22601 Lassen Street, Chatsworth, Los Angeles, California. ... Chatsworth is a district in the San Fernando Valley region of the City of Los Angeles, California. ... At 921 acres, Riverside National Cemetery in Riverside, California is the third-largest cemetery managed by the National Cemetery Administration, and since 2000 has been the most active in the system based on the number of interments. ... Riverside is a name common to a number of cities and counties. ... Riverside County is a county located in the southeastern part of the U.S. state of California, stretching from Orange County to the Colorado River, which is the border with Arizona. ... This article is about the U.S. state. ... Entrance gate. ... Whittier is a city in Los Angeles County, California about 12 miles (19 km) southeast of Los Angeles. ... Categories: People stubs | American dancers | Gay, lesbian or bisexual people | African Americans | 1931 births | 1989 deaths ... This article is about the actor and physician. ... The San Fernando Mission Cemetery is a Roman Catholic cemetery operated by the Los Angeles Archdiocese since 1800, and is located at 11160 Stranwood Avenue in the Mission Hills community of northern Los Angeles, California, near the Mission San Fernando Rey de España. ... Mission Hills is a suburban community in the San Fernando Valley region of the City of Los Angeles, California. ... The Stanford Mausoleum, located in the northwest of the Stanford University campus in the Stanford University Arboretum, holds the remains of the universitys namesake Leland Stanford, Jr. ... Valhalla Memorial Park Cemetery is located at 10621 Victory Boulevard in North Hollywood, California. ... North Hollywood is a district in the San Fernando Valley region of the City of Los Angeles, California. ... Cemetery view looking South-East. ... High-rise buildings line Wilshire Boulevard through the Westwood area Another view of the Westwood skyline Westwood is a district in western Los Angeles, California, not to be confused with Westwood, California. ... Marilyn Monroe (born Norma Jeane Mortenson; June 1, 1926 – August 5, 1962), was a Golden Globe award winning[1] American actress, model, Hollywood icon[2], and sex symbol. ... Frank Vincent Zappa[1] (December 21, 1940 – December 4, 1993) was an American composer, musician, and film director. ... Billy Wilder (June 22, 1906 – March 27, 2002) was an Austrian-born, Jewish-American journalist, screenwriter, film director, and producer whose career spanned more than 50 years and 60 films. ... Natalie Wood (July 20, 1938 – November 29, 1981) was a three time Academy Award nominated American film actress. ... Woodlawn Memorial Cemetery is located at 1847 14th Street in Santa Monica, California. ... For other uses, see Santa Monica (disambiguation). ...

Connecticut

Location in Connecticut Coordinates: , NECTA Region Incorporated 1786 Government  - Type Selectman-town meeting  - First Selectwoman Janet McCarty Area  - Total 54. ... Grove Street Cemetery or Grove Street Burial Ground in New Haven, Connecticut is located in the center of the Yale University campus. ... New Haven redirects here. ... Mountain Grove Cemetery, Bridgeport, Connecticut, was laid out in 1849 in a beautiful park-like rural setting away from the center of the city. ... “Bridgeport” redirects here. ...

District of Columbia

The Congressional Cemetery is an historic cemetery located at 1801 E Street, SE, in Washington, D.C., on the bank of the Anacostia River. ... For other uses, see Washington, D.C. (disambiguation). ... Holy Rood Cemetery is located at 2016 Wisconsin Avenue in Washington, D.C. It was established by Holy Trinity Church in 1832 and further land was purchased in 1853. ... Georgetown University is a Jesuit private university located in Georgetown, Washington, D.C. Bishop John Carroll founded the school in 1789, though its roots extend back to 1634. ... For other uses, see Washington, D.C. (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Washington, D.C. (disambiguation). ... Oak Hill Cemetery is a twenty-two acre (9 ha) historic cemetery and botanical garden located in Georgetown, Washington, D.C.. Oak Hill began in 1848 as part of the rural cemetery movement, directly inspired by the success of Mount Auburn Cemetery, when William Wilson Corcoran (also founder of the... For other uses, see Washington, D.C. (disambiguation). ... Adams Memorial Rock Creek Cemetery (also Rock Creek Church Cemetery) is located at Webster Street and Rock Creek Church Road, NW, in the Petworth neighborhood of Washington, D.C. The Cemetery falls under the governance of the St. ... Aerial photo (looking NW) of the Washington Monument and the White House in Washington, DC. Washington, D.C., officially the District of Columbia (also known as D.C.; Washington; the Nations Capital; the District; and, historically, the Federal City) is the capital city and administrative district of the United...

Florida

This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Geneva is a census-designated place and an unincorporated area in Seminole County, Florida, United States. ... Lewis Powell After arrest, 1865 Lewis Powell (alias Lewis Paine). ... Lewis Powell (alias Lewis Paine, born April 22, 1844 in Randolph County, Alabama - executed July 7, 1865 in Washington D.C.), an associate of Abraham Lincolns assassin, John Wilkes Booth, made an attempt on Secretary of State William Sewards life on the same night, April 14, 1865, by... Assassin and Assassins redirect here. ... Abraham Lincoln (February 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865), sometimes called Abe Lincoln and nicknamed Honest Abe, the Rail Splitter, and the Great Emancipator, was the 16th President of the United States (1861 to 1865), and the first president from the Republican Party. ... Ocoee Cemetery is a very old cemetery in Ocoee, Florida. ...

Georgia

Bonaventure Cemetery, in Savannah, Georgia, is located on the site of a plantation originally owned by John Mullryne, whose daughter Mary married Josias Tatnall, Sr. ... Savannah redirects here. ... Cover of the novel Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, which made the Bird Girl famous. ... It has been suggested that this article be split into multiple articles accessible from a disambiguation page. ... There are numerous cemeteries named Forest Lawn. Forest Lawn, Hollywood Hills Cemetery in Los Angeles, California; Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Glendale, California; This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Lincoln Cemetery can refer to: Lincoln Cemetery (Blue Island) Lincoln Cemetery (Benton County) Category: ... Atlanta redirects here. ... Atlanta redirects here. ... Martin Luther King redirects here. ... Morehouse College is a private, four-year, all-male, historically black liberal arts college in Atlanta, Georgia. ... Atlanta redirects here. ... Dr. Benjamin Elijah Mays ( August 1, 1894 (?) – March 28, 1984) was an African-American minister, educator, scholar, social activist and the president of Morehouse College in Atlanta. ... For other uses, see Oakland (disambiguation). ... Atlanta redirects here. ... For the Canadian politician, see Margaret Mitchell (Canadian politician); for the Scottish politician, see Margaret Mitchell (Scottish politician). ... For the film, see Gone with the Wind (film). ... Maynard Holbrook Jackson, Jr. ... Bobby Jones won the first Grand Slam of golf in 1930. ... Oconee Hill Cemetery is an American cemetery in Athens, Georgia. ... For other uses, see Athens (disambiguation). ... David Dean Rusk (February 9, 1909 – December 20, 1994) was the United States Secretary of State from 1961 to 1969 under presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson. ... // Biography Ricky Helton Wilson (March 3, 1953 – October 12, 1985) was the original guitarist in the rock band The B-52s, which he helped to form in 1976. ... Rose Hill Cemetery is an American cemetery in Macon, Georgia. ... Macon is a city located in central Georgia, USA. It is among the largest metropolitan areas in Georgia, and the county seat of Bibb County, It lies near the geographic center of Georgia, approximately 75 miles (129 km) south of Atlanta, hence the citys nickname as the Heart of... The original Allman Brothers Band The Allman Brothers Band is a pioneering and innovative Southern rock group from Macon, Georgia originally popular in the 1970s, described by Rolling Stones George Kimball in 1971 as the best . ... Howard Duane Allman (November 20, 1946 – October 29, 1971) was an American lead guitarist and noted session musician. ... Raymond Berry Oakley III (born April 4, 1948, in Chicago, Illinois, died November 11, 1972 in Macon, Georgia), was an American bassist who was one of the founding members of The Allman Brothers Band. ... Atlanta redirects here. ... Reverend Martin Luther King, Sr. ... Alberta Christine Williams King (September 13, 1904 – June 30, 1974) was Martin Luther King, Jr. ... Martin Luther King redirects here. ... Westview Cemetery was established on Atlantas west side when Oakland Cemetery was mostly filled out in the 1880s. ... Atlanta redirects here. ... Portrait of Henry Grady Henry Woodfin Grady (May 17, 1851 – December 23, 1889) was a journalist and orator who helped reintegrate the states of the former Confederacy into the Union after the American Civil War. ... Joel Chandler Harris Joel Chandler Harris Joel Chandler Harris (December 8, 1848 - July 3, 1908) was an American journalist from Georgia, best known for his collection of Uncle Remus stories: Uncle Remus: His Songs and Sayings (1881), Nights with Uncle Remus (1883), Uncle Remus and His Friends (1892), and Uncle... Asa Griggs Candler (December 30, 1851 _ March 12, 1929) was business tycoon who made most of his money selling Coca-Cola. ... JonBenét Patricia Ramsey (August 6, 1990 - December 25 or 26, 1996) was an American beauty pageant queen who was murdered in her familys Boulder, Colorado home at the age of six. ... Patricia Patsy Ramsey (née Paugh) (December 29, 1956 — June 24, 2006), was the mother of JonBenét Ramsey, a 6-year-old American beauty pageant contestant who was murdered in her Boulder, Colorado home on December 26, 1996. ...

Hawai‘i

Kāne‘ohe is a town and census-designated place (CDP) included in the City & County of Honolulu and located in state District of Ko‘olaupoko on the Island of O‘ahu. ... Family plot The Honolulu Catholic Cemetery (also known as the King Street Catholic Cemetery) is a cemetery in Honolulu, Hawaii. ... The Roman Catholic Church, most often spoken of simply as the Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with over one billion members. ... Topics in Christianity Movements · Denominations · Other religions Ecumenism · Preaching · Prayer Music · Liturgy · Calendar Symbols · Art · Criticism Important figures Apostle Paul · Church Fathers Constantine · Athanasius · Augustine Anselm · Aquinas · Palamas · Luther Calvin · Wesley Arius · Marcion of Sinope Archbishop of Canterbury · Catholic Pope Coptic Pope · Ecumenical Patriarch Christianity Portal This box:      This article... Episcopal crest of Bishop Clarence Silva The Catholic Diocese of Honolulu is an ecclesiastical territory or particular church of the Catholic Church in the United States. ... Robert William Wilcox led unsuccessful rebellions to restore the monarchy. ... Like Arlington, the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific is one of the most prominent of the many national cemeteries in the United States. ... Punchbowl Crater is an extinct volcano located in Honolulu, Hawaii. ... Honolulu as seen from the International Space Station Honolulu is the largest city and the capital of the U.S. state of Hawai‘i. ... This is a list of governors of Hawaii. ... The construction of the Royal Mausoleum was overseen by Thomas Nettleship Staley, first Anglican Bishop of Honolulu (1823-1898) in service to King Kamehameha IV of Hawaii and Queen Victoria of England. ... Motto Ua mau ke ea o ka āina i ka pono Anthem Hawaii Ponoi Kingdom of Hawaii Capital Lahaina (until 1845) Honolulu (from 1845) Language(s) Hawaiian, English Government Constitutional monarchy Monarch  - 1795–1819 Kamehameha I  - 1891–1893 Liliuokalani Provisional Government  - 1893-1894 Committee of Safety History  - Inception 1795  - Unification... The Arizona is both a tomb and a memorial. ... This article is about the harbor in Hawaii. ... OÊ»ahu (usually Oahu outside Hawaiian and Hawaiian English), the Gathering Place, is the third largest of the Hawaiian Islands and most populous island in the State of HawaiÊ»i. ... is the 341st day of the year (342nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see 1941 (disambiguation). ... This article or section should be merged with Byodoin Byodo-In Temple in Hawaii is a replica of the historic Byodoin Temple of Uji in Kyoto prefecture of Japan, established in 1052. ... Kāne‘ohe is a town and census-designated place (CDP) included in the City & County of Honolulu and located in state District of Ko‘olaupoko on the Island of O‘ahu. ... This article or section should be merged with Byodoin Byodo-In Temple in Hawaii is a replica of the historic Byodoin Temple of Uji in Kyoto prefecture of Japan, established in 1052. ... Walter F. Dillingam (1875-1963), also called the Baron of Hawaii Industry, was a leading industrialist and entrepreneur from Honolulu, Hawaii. ... PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES Ferdinand Marcos Ferdinand Edralin Marcos (September 11, 1917 – September 28, 1989) was the tenth President of the Republic of the Philippines. ... REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES Province of Ilocos Norte Region: Ilocos Region (Region I) Capital: Laoag City Founded: — Population: 2000 census—514,241 (48th largest) Density—151 per km² (27th lowest) Area: 3,399. ...

Idaho

Ketchum is a city located in Blaine County, Idaho, USA. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 3,003. ... Ernest Miller Hemingway (July 21, 1899 – July 2, 1961) was an American novelist, short-story writer, and journalist. ...

Illinois

Maplewood Cemetery Rantoul Holy Sepulchre Rantoul Nickname: Motto: Urbs in Horto (Latin: City in a Garden), I Will Location in the Chicago metro area and Illinois Coordinates: , Country State Counties Cook, DuPage Settled 1770s Incorporated March 4, 1837 Government  - Mayor Richard M. Daley (D) Area  - City 234. ... Bachelors Grove Cemetery Bachelors Grove Cemetery is a small, abandoned cemetery in the Chicago area. ... Graceland Cemetery is a large Victorian-era cemetery located in the north side community area of Uptown, in the city of Chicago, Illinois, USA. Established in 1860, its main entrance is at Clark and Irving Park. ... Marshall Field (1834 -1906) was founder of Marshall Field and Company, the Chicago based chain of department stores. ... Cyrus Hall McCormick, Sr. ... Carter Henry Harrison, Sr. ... Potter Palmer Potter Palmer (1826 - 1902) was a Chicago businessman who was responsible for much of the development of State Street. ... Ludwig Mies van der Rohe born Maria Ludwig Michael Mies (March 27, 1886 – August 17, 1969) was a German architect. ... Louis Henri Sullivan (September 3, 1856 – April 14, 1924) was an American architect, called the father of modernism. ... Daniel H. Burnham. ... The Bishops Mausoleum at Mount Carmel Cemetery. ... “Capone” redirects here. ... Hillside is a village located in Cook County, Illinois. ... Main entrance of Rosehill Cemetery Rosehill Cemetery is a 350 acre (1. ... Julius Rosenwald Julius Rosenwald (born August 12, 1862 in Springfield, Illinois - January 6, 1932) was a U.S. manufacturer, business executive, and philanthropist. ... Oak Woods Cemetery was established in 1854 at 1035 E. 67th Street in Chicago, Illinois. ... Enrico Fermi (September 29, 1901 – November 28, 1954) was an Italian physicist most noted for his work on the development of the first nuclear reactor, and for his contributions to the development of quantum theory, particle physics and statistical mechanics. ... Adrian Constantine Anson (April 17, 1852 – April 14, 1922), known by the nicknames Cap (for Captain) and Pop, was a professional baseball player in the National Association and Major League Baseball. ... James Cleveland Jesse Owens (September 12, 1913 – March 31, 1980) was an African American track and field athlete. ... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... Jack Leon Ruby (1911 – January 3, 1967) was born Jacob Rubenstein, and changed his name to Jack Leon Ruby in December 1947. ... Abe M. Saperstein (July 4, 1902 - March 15, 1966) is the famous creator of the Savoy Big Five, which later became the Harlem Globetrotters. Born in London, England, he was elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame in 1970. ... The Burr Oak and the Restvale cemeteries are located in Alsip, Illinois a suburb about 20 miles southwest of the city of Chicago. ... Incorporated Village in 1927. ... Languages Predominantly American English Religions Protestantism (chiefly Baptist and Methodist); Roman Catholicism; Islam Related ethnic groups Sub-Saharan Africans and other African groups, some with Native American groups. ... McKinley Morganfield (April 4, 1915 – April 30, 1983), better known as Muddy Waters, was an American blues musician and is generally considered the Father of Chicago blues. He is also the actual father of blues musician Big Bill Morganfield. ... Dinah Washington (August 29, 1924 – December 14, 1963) was a blues, R&B and jazz singer. ... Candy Jim Taylor, born James A. Taylor (1884 - 1948), was a legendary Negro League baseball player and manager. ... Ezzard Mack Charles (July 7, 1921 - May 27, 1975) was a professional boxer and former Heavyweight Champion of the world. ... Chippiannock Cemetery is located on 12th Street and 31st Avenue in Rock Island, Illinois. ... Rock Island is a city in Rock Island County, Illinois, United States. ... Swann Memorial Fountain, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania // Biography Alexander Stirling Calder (January 11, 1870 – 1945) was an American sculptor, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... Paul de Vigne (1843-1901), Belgian sculptor, was born at Ghent. ... Evergreen Cemetery, in Bloomington, Illinois, is also known as Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. ... United States Illinois McLean 22. ... The Vice President of the United States[1] (sometimes referred to as VPOTUS[2] or Veep) is the first in the presidential line of succession, becoming the new President of the United States upon the death, resignation, or removal of the president. ... This article is about Grover Clevelands Vice-President. ... United States Ambasadors to the United Nations, full title, Representative of the United States of America to the United Nations, with the rank and status of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, and Representative of the United States of America in the Security Council of the United Nations (also known as the... Adlai Ewing Stevenson II (February 5, 1900 – July 14, 1965) was an American politician, noted for intellectual demeanor and advocacy of liberal causes in the Democratic party. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  US Government Portal      The Supreme Court of the United States (sometimes colloquially referred to by the... David Davis III (March 9, 1815 - June 26, 1886) was a United States Senator from Illinois and associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. ... Oak Ridge Cemetery is a cemetery located in Springfield, Illinois in the United States. ... : Home of President Abraham Lincoln United States Illinois Sangamon 60. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  US Government Portal      For other uses, see President of the United States (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Abraham Lincoln (disambiguation). ... Official language(s) English[1] Capital Springfield Largest city Chicago Largest metro area Chicago Metropolitan Area Area  Ranked 25th  - Total 57,918 sq mi (140,998 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 390 miles (629 km)  - % water 4. ... Incorporated Village in 1907. ... Waldheim Cemetery, Chicago in May 1986 during ceremonies commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Haymarket riot German Waldheim Cemetery, also known as Waldheim Cemetery, was a cemetery in Forest Park, a suburb of Chicago in Cook County, Illinois. ... Anarchists can refer to several things, among which: The movie Anarchists Supporters of the principles of anarchism The Anarchists (Les Anarchistes), a famous song from Léo Ferré A List of anarchists This is a disambiguation page—a list of articles associated with the same title. ... Socialism is any economic system in which the means of production are owned and controlled collectively or a political philosophy advocating such a system. ... The Haymarket Riot on May 4, 1886 in Chicago is generally considered to have been an important influence on the origin of international May Day observances for workers. ... Theory Issues Culture By region Lists Anarchism Portal Politics Portal ·        Emma Goldman (June 27, 1869 – May 14, 1940) aka Red Emma, was a Lithuanian-born anarchist known for her writings and speeches. ... Showmens Rest Cemetery Showmens Rest in Forest Park, Illinois is a 750 plot section of Woodlawn Cemetery where a mass grave of 56 (or perhaps 61) employees of the Hagenbeck-Wallace circus were interred. ... The Church of the Holy Sepulchre, called Church of the Resurrection (Anastasis) by Eastern Christians, is a Christian church now within the walled Old City of Jerusalem. ...


Indiana

Crown Hill Cemetery, located at 700 West 38th Street in Indianapolis, is the third largest cemetery in the United States at 555 acres (2. ... Indianapolis redirects here. ... John Dillinger (June 22, 1903 – July 22, 1934) was an American bank robber, considered by some to be a dangerous criminal, while others idealized him as a latter-day Robin Hood. ... Charles Warren Fairbanks (May 11, 1852–June 4, 1918) was a Senator from Indiana and the twenty_sixth Vice President of the United States. ... Dr. Richard Jordan Gatling (September 12, 1818 – February 26, 1903) was an American inventor best known for his invention of the Gatling gun, the first successful machine gun. ... For other persons named Benjamin Harrison, see Benjamin Harrison (disambiguation). ... Honorary statue of James Whitcomb Riley on courthouse lawn in Greenfield, Indiana James Whitcomb Riley (Greenfield, Indiana October 7, 1849 – July 22, 1916), American writer and poet called the Hoosier poet and Americas Childrens Poet made a start writing newspaper verse in Hoosier dialect for the Indianapolis Journal... Heady Lane Cemetery located in Fishers, Indiana. ... Fishers, located in Hamilton County, Indiana, is a town of population 52,390, according to a special census conducted in 2004. ... Fairmount is a town in Grant County in east central Indiana. ... For the film, see James Dean (film). ... Map of Pleasant Valley Cemetery Map of Pleasant Valley Cemetery in 1874 Pleasant Valley Cemetery and Pleasant Valley Methodist Church were formed in 1825. ...

Iowa

  • Linwood Cemetery, Dubuque. One of the main cemeteries for people living in the Dubuque area. Originally it was the cemetery for the city's Protestants, but now it serves people of all faiths. A number of prominent Iowans are buried at the cemetery.
  • Logan Park Cemetery, Sioux City- burial place of cartoonist, Jay Darling and of notable historical figures.
  • Mount Calvary Cemetery, Dubuque. This cemetery was originally the main burial location for the German Catholics of Dubuque. It is presently one of the two main Catholic cemeteries in Dubuque.
  • Mount Olivet Cemetery, Dubuque. This cemetery, along with Mount Calvary Cemetery, is one of two main Catholic cemeteries in Dubuque.
  • Oakdale Cemetery, Davenport. Burial place of jazz legend, Bix Beiderbecke.
  • Oakland Cemetery, Centerville. This cemetery is the city owned cemetery for Centerville and is the burial place of former Governor of Iowa, Francis M. Drake.
  • Oakland Cemetery, Iowa City. This cemetery is home to the Black Angel, a burial monument surrounded by mystery and superstition.
  • Saint Joseph Cemetery, Earling.

The Cemetery on Memorial Day Linwood Cemetery is located in Dubuque, Iowa. ... Nickname: Location in the State of Iowa Coordinates: , Country State County Dubuque Incorporated 1833 Government  - Type Council-Manager  - Mayor Roy D. Buol  - City manager Michael C. Van Milligen Area  - City 71. ... Logan Park Cemetery is a cemetery located at the northwest edge of Sioux City, Iowa. ... Sioux City (IPA: ) is a city located in northwest Iowa in the United States. ... Jay Norwood Ding Darling (1887-1962) was an American cartoonist and conservationist. ... The Regina Caeli Chapel Mount Calvary Cemetery is one of the two main cemeteries for Catholics in the Dubuque, Iowa area. ... Nickname: Location in the State of Iowa Coordinates: , Country State County Dubuque Incorporated 1833 Government  - Type Council-Manager  - Mayor Roy D. Buol  - City manager Michael C. Van Milligen Area  - City 71. ... Mount Olivet Cemetery, Dubuque, Iowa. ... Nickname: Location in the State of Iowa Coordinates: , Country State County Dubuque Incorporated 1833 Government  - Type Council-Manager  - Mayor Roy D. Buol  - City manager Michael C. Van Milligen Area  - City 71. ... Motto: Working together to serve you Location in the State of Iowa Coordinates: , Country State County Scott County Incorporated 1839 Government  - Mayor Ed Winborn Area  - City  64. ... Bix Beiderbecke (March 10, 1903 – August 6, 1931) was a notable jazz cornet player. ... Centerville is a city in Appanoose County, Iowa, United States. ... This is a list of Governors of Iowa: See also Iowa Iowa Territory Governors of Iowa Territory Categories: Lists of United States governors | Governors of Iowa ... Francis Marion Drake was born December 30, 1830 in Rushville, Illinois, the son of John Adams Drake and Harriet Jane ONeal. ... Iowa City is a city in Johnson County, Iowa, United States. ... Earling is a city located in Shelby County, Iowa. ...

Kansas

Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located on Fort Leavenworth United States Army installation, north of Leavenworth, Kansas. ... Leavenworth redirects here. ... Combatants United States of America (Union) Confederate States of America (Confederacy) Commanders Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee Strength 2,200,000 1,064,000 Casualties 110,000 killed in action, 360,000 total dead, 275,200 wounded 93,000 killed in action, 258,000 total... The Indian Wars were a series of conflicts between the United States and Native American peoples (Indians) of North America. ... The Medal of Honor is the highest military decoration awarded by the United States. ... Henry Leavenworth (December 10, 1783–July 21, 1834) was a American soldier. ... Riley County Courthouse, Manhattan Manhattan is a town located in northeastern Kansas at the junction of the Kansas River and Big Blue River. ... Nehemiah Green (March 8, 1837-January 12, 1890) was an American politician from Kansas. ... Earl Woods (March 5, 1932 – May 3, 2006) was a pioneering African-American athlete, a Green Beret lieutenant colonel, and the father of golfer Tiger Woods. ... Samuel Wendell Williston Samuel Wendell Williston (July 10, 1852 – August 30, 1918) was a noted educator and paleontologist. ... Solon Toothaker Kimball (August 12, 1909 - October 12, 1982) was a noted educator and anthropologist. ... The Medal of Honor is the highest military decoration awarded by the United States. ...

Kentucky

Zachary Taylor National Cemetery is a national cemetery in Louisville, Kentucky where President Zachary Taylor is buried. ... Louisville redirects here. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  US Government Portal      For other uses, see President of the United States (disambiguation). ... This article is about the twelfth President of the United States. ... Cave Hill Cemetery is a 296-acre Victorian era National Cemetery and arboretum located at 701 Baxter Avenue, Louisville, Kentucky. ... Louisville redirects here. ... Harland David Sanders, better known as Colonel Sanders (September 9, 1890 – December 16, 1980) was the founder of Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC). ... Milton is a city located in Trimble County, Kentucky, along the Ohio River. ... Some Came Running is a 1958 film which tells the story of a small-town army veteran who is torn between a local school teacher and a less virtuous woman he met while still in the Army. ... Sinatra redirects here. ... Dean Martin (born Dino Paul Crocetti, June 7, 1917 – December 25, 1995) was an American singer, film actor, and comedian. ... Shirley MacLaine (born April 24, 1934) is an Academy Award-winning American film and theatre actress, well-known not only for her acting, but for her devotion to her belief in reincarnation and aliens. ... Lexington Cemetery 170 acres (0. ... Nickname: Location in the Commonwealth of Kentucky Coordinates: , Country United States State Kentucky Counties Fayette Government  - Mayor Jim Newberry (D) Area  - City  285. ... For his namesake son, see Henry Clay, Jr. ... Confederate Brigadier General John Hunt Morgan John Hunt Morgan (June 1, 1825 – September 4, 1864) was a Confederate general and cavalry officer in the American Civil War. ... John Cabell Breckinridge (January 16, 1821–May 17, 1875) was a U.S. Representative and a Senator from Kentucky and the fourteenth Vice President of the United States. ...

Louisiana

Metairie Cemetery is a cemetery in New Orleans, Louisiana. ... NOLA redirects here. ... Al Hirt (November 7, 1922 – April 27, 1999) was a popular U.S. trumpeter and bandleader. ... Pierre Gustave Toutant de Beauregard Pierre Gustave Toutant de Beauregard (BO-rih-gahrd) (May 28, 1818 – February 20, 1893), best known as a general for the Confederate Army during the American Civil War, was also a writer, civil servant, and inventor. ... Saint Louis Cemetery is the name of three Roman Catholic cemeteries in New Orleans, Louisiana. ... Portrait of Marie Laveau, after a painting by Frank Schneider, in turn after George Catlin; the original hangs in the Cabildo in New Orleans. ... This article is about the syncretistic New World religions. ...

Maine

  • First Parish Cemetery, York

York is a town located in York County, Maine, United States at the southwest corner of the state. ...

Maryland

Antietam National Battlefield is a unit of the National Park Service in Sharpsburg, Maryland, along Antietam Creek. ... Sharpsburg is a town located in Washington County, Maryland. ... Crownsville is a census-designated place (CDP) in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States. ... Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens is a cemetery in Timonium, Maryland in Baltimore County. ... Lutherville-Timonium is a census-designated place located in Baltimore County, Maryland. ... Not to be confused with Silver Springs. ... Mattie Stepanek Matthew Mattie Joseph Thaddeus Stepanek (July 17, 1990 – June 22, 2004) was an American poet and advocate. ... Section T of the Green Mount Cemetery. ... Baltimore redirects here. ... Samuel Arnold (1740 - October 22, 1802) was a British composer. ... John Wilkes Booth (May 10, 1838 – April 26, 1865) assassinated Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States, at Fords Theatre in Washington, D.C. on April 14, 1865. ... Allen Welsh Dulles (April 23, 1893 – January 29, 1969) was an influential director of the Central Intelligence Agency from 1953 to 1961 and a member of the Warren Commission. ... This article is about the person. ... Benjamin Chew Howard (November 5, 1791–March 6, 1872) was an American congressman and the fifth reporter of decisions of the United States Supreme Court, serving from 1843 to 1861. ... Joseph E. Johnston Joseph Eggleston Johnston (February 3, 1807 – March 21, 1891) was a career U.S. Army officer and one of the most senior generals in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. ... Sidney Lanier (February 3, 1842 – September 7, 1881) was an American musician and poet. ... Suitland-Silver Hill is a census-designated place located in Prince Georges County, Maryland. ... The 300 acre (1. ... Flag Seal Nickname: Monument City, Charm City, Mob Town, B-more Motto: Get In On It (formerly The City That Reads and The Greatest City in America; BELIEVE is not the official motto but rather a specific campaign) Location Location of Baltimore in Maryland Coordinates , Government Country State County United... Charles Joseph Bonaparte (June 9, 1851 – June 28, 1921) was a grandson of Jérôme Bonaparte (the youngest brother of the French emperor Napoleon I), and a member of the United States Cabinet. ... Frederick Nicholls Crouch (July 30, 1808 - August 18, 1896) was an English composer and cellist. ... H. L. (Henry Louis) Mencken (September 12, 1880, Baltimore – January 29, 1956, Baltimore), was a journalist, essayist, magazine editor, satirist, acerbic critic of American life and culture, and a student of the American English. ... Ottmar Mergenthaler Ottmar Mergenthaler (May 11, 1854 – October 28, 1899) was a German inventor, who has been called a second Gutenberg because his invention of a machine that could easily and quickly set movable type revolutionized the art of printing. ... Mary Young Pickersgill Mary Young Pickersgill (1776 - 1857), is the flag-maker of the banner hoisted over Fort McHenry during the Battle of Baltimore. ... Gate of Mount Olivet Cemetery with the Francis Scott Key Monument in the distance. ... Location in Maryland Coordinates: , Country United States State Maryland County Frederick Founded 1745 Government  - Mayor William J. Holtzinger (R)  - Board of Alderman Marcia Hall (D) Alan E. Imhoff (R) David P. Koontz (D) Donna K. Ramsburg (D) C. Paul Smith (R) Area  - City  20. ... Barbara Fritchie (nee Hauer), Barbara Frietschie) (December 3, 1766 - December 18, 1862) was a U.S. patriot in Civil War. ... Francis Scott Key Maryland Historical Society plaque marking the birthplace of Francis Scott Key Fort McHenry looking towards the position of the British ships (with the Francis Scott Key Bridge in the distance on the upper left) Francis Scott Key (August 1, 1779 – January 11, 1843) was an American lawyer... The first cemetery of Saint Pauls Church in Baltimore was located at intersection of Sollers Road & North Point Road in what is now Dundalk. ... Flag Seal Nickname: Monument City, Charm City, Mob Town, B-more Motto: Get In On It (formerly The City That Reads and The Greatest City in America; BELIEVE is not the official motto but rather a specific campaign) Location Location of Baltimore in Maryland Coordinates , Government Country State County United... Lewis Addison Armistead (February 18, 1817 – July 5, 1863) was a Confederate brigadier general in the American Civil War, mortally wounded in Picketts Charge at the Battle of Gettysburg. ... George Atzerodt George Andreas Atzerodt (June 12, 1835 – July 7, 1865)[1][2] was a U.S. conspirator with John Wilkes Booth. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... John Eager Howard, portrait by Chester Harding. ... The United States Naval Academy Cemetery is a cemetery at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. ... City nickname: Americas Sailing Capital Location in the state of Maryland Founded 1649 Mayor Ellen O. Moyer (Dem) Area  - Total  - Water 19. ... Saint Marys Cemetery is located in the center of Rockville, Maryland. ... Location in the State of Maryland Coordinates: , Country State County Montgomery Founded 1717 Incorporated 1860 Government  - Mayor Larry Giammo Area  - Total 13. ... F.Scott Fitzgerald, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1937 Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald (September 24, 1896-December 21, 1940), was a Jazz Age novelist. ... The Westminster Hall and Burying Ground, is located on the corner of Fayette and Greene Streets on the west side of downtown Baltimore. ... Flag Seal Nickname: Monument City, Charm City, Mob Town, B-more Motto: Get In On It (formerly The City That Reads and The Greatest City in America; BELIEVE is not the official motto but rather a specific campaign) Location Location of Baltimore in Maryland Coordinates , Government Country State County United... James McHenry (November 16, 1753 – May 3, 1816) was an early American statesman. ... Edgar Allan Poe (January 19, 1809 – October 7, 1849) was an American poet, short story writer, playwright, editor, literary critic, essayist and one of the leaders of the American Romantic Movement. ... A National Cemetery is a designation for nationally important cemeteries in the United States. ...

Massachusetts

Location of Assonet. ... Combatants United States of America (Union) Confederate States of America (Confederacy) Commanders Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee Strength 2,200,000 1,064,000 Casualties 110,000 killed in action, 360,000 total dead, 275,200 wounded 93,000 killed in action, 258,000 total... The Medal of Honor is the highest military decoration awarded by the United States. ... Copps Hill is the second oldest burial ground of the city of Boston, Massachusetts, founded in 1659 (the oldest is the burial ground at Kings Chapel). ... Boston redirects here. ... The Forest Hills Cemetery (1848) in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts (formerly in the city of Roxbury, now in the city of Boston) is an early suburban garden cemetery inspired by the Mount Auburn Cemetery. ... Jamaica Plain, commonly known as JP, is a historic neighborhood in Boston, Massachusetts. ... Granary Burying Ground. ... Boston redirects here. ... Iakovos Archbishop of America (July 29, 1911- April 10, 2005)[1] was the Greek Orthodox Archbishop of America from 1959 until his resignation on 1996. ... Holyhood Cemetery in Brookline, Massachusetts is famous because it includes the family plot of Joseph P. Kennedy and Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy, the parents of President John F., Attorney General Robert F., and Senator Ted. ... Location in Norfolk County in Massachusetts Coordinates: , Country State County Norfolk Settled 1638 Incorporated 1705 Government  - Type Representative town meeting Area  - Total 6. ... Joseph Joe Patrick Kennedy, Sr. ... Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy (July 22, 1890 – January 22, 1995) married into the Kennedy family and became its matriarch in the 20th century, when its members helped shape American politics. ... Kings Chapel, Boston, with One Boston Place in the background The original Kings Chapel in Boston, Massachusetts was a wooden church built in 1688. ... Boston redirects here. ... Mount Auburn Cemetery Mount Auburn Cemetery Hunnewell family obelisk Civil War memorial Founded in 1831 as Americas first garden cemetery, Mount Auburn Cemetery is an Elysium where, traditionally, chaste classical monuments were set in rolling landscaped terrain. ... Location in Middlesex County in Massachusetts Coordinates: , Country State County Middlesex Settled 1630 Incorporated 1636 Government  - Type Mayor-City Council  - Mayor Kenneth Reeves (D) Area  - Total 7. ... The Thomas Crown Affair is a 1968 movie starring Steve McQueen and Faye Dunaway. ... Salem Street Burying Ground is a cemetery located at the intersection of Salem Street and Riverside Avenue in Medford, Massachusetts. ... Location in Massachusetts Coordinates: , Country United States State Massachusetts County Middlesex County Settled 1630 Incorporated 1630 Government  - Type Mayor-council city  - Mayor Michael J. McGlynn Area  - City  8. ... Sleepy Hollow Cemetery is a cemetery located on Bedford Road in the center of Concord, Massachusetts. ... Location in Middlesex County in Massachusetts Coordinates: , Country State County Middlesex Settled 1635 Incorporated 1635 Government  - Type Open town meeting Area  - Total 25. ... Henry David Thoreau (July 12, 1817 – May 6, 1862; born David Henry Thoreau[1]) was an American author, naturalist, transcendentalist, tax resister, development critic, and philosopher who is best known for Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay, Civil Disobedience, an argument for individual resistance... Location in Essex County in Massachusetts Coordinates: , Country State County Essex Settled 1629 Incorporated 1852 Government  - Type Representative town meeting Area  - Total 6. ...

Michigan

Waterford Township is a charter township of Oakland County in the U.S. state of Michigan. ... Eden Cemetery may be: Eden Memorial Park Cemetery Eden Cemetery, Collingdale in Collingdale, Pennsylvania Category: ... Mason is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan. ... Elmwood Cemetery, Detroit, Michigan, is one of Michigans most important historic cemeteries. ... Detroit redirects here. ... Lewis Cass (October 9, 1782 – June 17, 1866) was an American military officer and politician. ... Zachariah Chandler (December 10, 1813 – November 1, 1879) was Mayor of Detroit (1851–52), a four-term U.S. Senator from the state of Michigan (1857–75, 1879), and Secretary of the Interior under U.S. President Ulysses S. Grant (1875–77). ... Coleman Alexander Young (May 24, 1918 – November 29, 1997) served as mayor of Detroit in the U.S. state of Michigan from 1974 to 1994. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Forest Hill Cemetery in Ann Arbor, Michigan is a 65 acre cemetery founded in 1857. ... Ann Arbor redirects here. ... Fort Custer National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in Augusta, in Kalamazoo County, Michigan. ... Augusta is a village in Kalamazoo County in the U.S. state of Michigan. ... Holly is a village in Oakland County in the U.S. state of Michigan. ... Oakland Charter Township is a charter township located in Oakland County, Michigan. ... Mason is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan. ... Detroit redirects here. ... Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Main Gate // Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, located at 6001 West 111th Street in Worth, Illinois, is a typical Archdiocese of Chicago(Catholic) cemetery. ... Southfield is a city in Oakland County of the U.S. state of Michigan. ... Northville is a city located in the U.S. state of Michigan and a suburb in Metro Detroit. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... A statue of Thomas Edison with the Blue Water Bridge in the background. ... Mason is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan. ... Mason is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan. ... Holt is an unincorporated community within Delhi Charter Township, Ingham County in the U.S. state of Michigan. ... Flat Rock is a city located in Wayne County, Michigan. ... Muskegon Heights is a city located in Muskegon County, Michigan. ... Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cemetery - Located in Wyandotte, Michigan, United States. ... Wyandotte is a city in Wayne County in the U.S. state of Michigan. ... Detroit redirects here. ... Detroit redirects here. ... Norton Shores is a city located in Muskegon County, Michigan. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Corunna is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan. ... The Charter Township of Clinton, usually referred to as Clinton Township, is a charter township located in Macomb County in the U.S. state of Michigan. ... Northville is a city located in the U.S. state of Michigan and a suburb in Metro Detroit. ... St. ... Dearborn Heights is a city in Wayne County in the U.S. state of Michigan. ... Northville is a city located in the U.S. state of Michigan and a suburb in Metro Detroit. ... Northville is a city located in the U.S. state of Michigan and a suburb in Metro Detroit. ... Troy is a city in Oakland County of the U.S. state of Michigan. ... William Ganong Cemetery is a cemetery located in Westland, Michigan, USA. It is named after a local farmer who set aside a portion of his farm land for burials in 1832. ... Westland is a city located in Wayne County, Michigan. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Detroit redirects here. ... Northville is a city located in the U.S. state of Michigan and a suburb in Metro Detroit. ... Kayla Rolland Kayla Rolland (May 12, 1993 – February 29, 2000) was the six-year-old girl killed by six-year-old Dedrick Owens, a first grade classmate of African American descent in the Theo J. Buell Elementary School in Mount Morris Township, Michigan, near Flint. ...

Minnesota

Lakewood Cemetery is a large private, non-sectarian cemetery located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. ... Minneapolis redirects here. ... Orville Lothrop Freeman (May 9, 1918–February 20, 2003) was an American Democratic politician who served as the 29th Governor of Minnesota from January 5, 1955 to January 2, 1961 and as the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture from 1961 to 1969 under Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B... For other uses, see Hubert Humphrey (disambiguation). ... Muriel Humphrey Muriel Buck Humphrey (February 20, 1912 – September 20, 1998) was the wife of Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey, and a United States Senator. ... Frank C. Mars was the founder of the American company Mars, Incorporated, which makes mostly chocolate candy. ... Karl Mueller (July 27, 1963-June 17, 2005) was a rock musician. ... Floyd Björnstjerne Olson (November 13, 1891–August 22, 1936) American politician. ... Rudy Perpich (June 27, 1928–September 21, 1995) was an American dentist and politician. ... John Sargent Pillsbury John Sargent Pillsbury (July 29, 1828, Sutton, New Hampshire – October 18, 1901, Minneapolis, Minnesota) was an American politician and businessman. ... Herbert Buckingham Khaury (April 12, 1932 – 30 November 1996), better known by the stage name Tiny Tim, was an American singer, ukulele player, and musical archivist. ... Paul David Wellstone (July 21, 1944 – October 25, 2002) was an American politician and two-term U.S. Senator from Minnesota. ...

Missouri

  • Bollinger County Memorial Park Cemetery is located in Marble Hill, MO and is a Perpetually Endowed Cemetery. Their website is http://www.bcmp.org.

Bellefontaine Cemetery (established in 1849) and the Roman Catholic Calvary Cemetery (established in 1857) in St. ... Nickname: Location in the state of Missouri Coordinates: , Country State County Independent City Government  - Mayor Francis G. Slay (D) Area  - City  66. ... William S. Burroughs. ... Sara Teasdale (August 8, 1884 – January 29, 1933), was an American lyrical poet. ... Thomas Lanier Williams III (March 26, 1911 – February 25, 1983), better known by the nickname Tennessee Williams, was a major American playwright of the twentieth century who received many of the top theatrical awards for his work. ... Kate Chopin (born Katherine OFlaherty on February 8, 1850 – August 22, 1904) was an American author of short stories and novels, mostly of a Louisiana Creole background. ... For other persons named William Clark, see William Clark (disambiguation). ...

Nebraska

Main article: :Category:Cemeteries in Nebraska
Further information: List of Cemeteries in Omaha

The is a list of cemeteries in Omaha. ...

New Hampshire

Nickname: Location in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire Coordinates: Country United States State New Hampshire County Hillsborough County Incorporated 1751 Government  - Mayor Frank Guinta (R) Area  - City  34. ... Phineas Taylor Barnum (July 5, 1810 – April 7, 1891), American showman who is best remembered for his entertaining hoaxes and for founding the circus that eventually became Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus. ... Nickname: Location in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire Coordinates: Country United States State New Hampshire County Hillsborough County Incorporated 1751 Government  - Mayor Frank Guinta (R) Area  - City  34. ... See also New Hampshire Province of New Hampshire List of Colonial Governors of New Hampshire I am a doodlebug Categories: Lists of United States governors | Governors of New Hampshire ... NH Gov. ... The Valley Cemetery (a. ... Nickname: Location in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire Coordinates: Country United States State New Hampshire County Hillsborough County Incorporated 1751 Government  - Mayor Frank Guinta (R) Area  - City  34. ... For other uses, see New Hampshire (disambiguation). ... Type Bicameral Houses Senate House of Representatives President of the Senate President pro tempore Dick Cheney, (R) since January 20, 2001 Robert C. Byrd, (D) since January 4, 2007 Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, (D) since January 4, 2007 Members 535 plus 4 Delegates and 1 Resident Commissioner Political... Type Upper House President of the Senate Richard B. Cheney, R since January 20, 2001 President pro tempore Robert C. Byrd, D since January 4, 2007 Members 100 Political groups Democratic Party Republican Party Last elections November 7, 2006 Meeting place Senate Chamber United States Capitol Washington, DC United States... See also New Hampshire Province of New Hampshire List of Colonial Governors of New Hampshire I am a doodlebug Categories: Lists of United States governors | Governors of New Hampshire ... This is a list of Mayors of Manchester, New Hampshire. ...

New Jersey

Main article: List of New Jersey cemeteries

// The following list of New Jersey cemeteries lists cemeteries in the U.S. state of New Jersey. ... “Paterson” redirects here. ... Garret Augustus Hobart (June 3, 1844–November 21, 1899) was the twenty-fourth Vice President of the United States. ... Nickname: Map of Newark in Essex County Coordinates: , Country State County Essex Founded/Incorporated 1666/1836 Government  - Mayor Cory Booker, term of office 2006–2010 Area [1]  - Total 26. ... William Pennington (May 4, 1796–February 16, 1862) was an American Whig Party and early Democratic-Republican Party politician and lawyer, the 13th Governor of New Jersey, and Speaker of the House during his one term in Congress. ... Marcus Lawrence Ward (November 9, 1812–April 25, 1884) was a United States political figure. ... Franklin Murphy (January 3, 1846–February 24, 1920) was the founder of the Murphy Varnish Company in Newark, New Jersey and the 42nd New Jersey Governor. ... Princeton Cemetery is located in Borough of Princeton, New Jersey. ... Nassau Street, Princetons main street. ... Stephen Grover Cleveland (March 18, 1837 – June 24, 1908), the twenty-second and twenty-fourth President of the United States, was the only President to serve non-consecutive terms (1885–1889 and 1893–1897). ... This article discusses Aaron Burr (1756-1836), the American politician. ... John Witherspoon Dr. John Witherspoon (February 5, 1723 – November 15, 1794), was a signer of the United States Declaration of Independence as a representative of New Jersey. ... Riverview Cemetery is a cemetery located in Trenton, New Jersey on 870 Centre Street. ... Nickname: Location of Trenton inside of Mercer County Coordinates: , Country State County Mercer Incorporated November 13, 1792 Government  - Mayor Douglas H. Palmer Area  - City  8. ... For the 1960s commissioner of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, see George McClellan (police commissioner). ...

New York

Grave of President Chester A. Arthur The Albany Rural Cemetery was established October 7, 1844 in Menands, New York, just outside of the city of Albany, New York. ... Menands is a village located in Albany County, New York, USA. As of the 2000 census, the village had a total population of 3,910. ... Chester Alan Arthur (October 5, 1829 – November 18, 1886) was an American politician who served as the 21st President of the United States. ... The Bayside Acacia Cemetery is a cemetery in Queens, NY. It one of the oldest Jewish cemeteries in New York City. ... A typical residential street in Bayside. ... Calvary Cemetery is located in Woodside, Queens County, New York, and is a very popular eternal dwelling place for mobsters and politicians. ... Woodside is a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens. ... The Cemetery of the Gate of Heaven, approximately 25 miles north of New York City, was established in 1917 at 10 West Stevens Ave. ... Hawthorne is an unincorporated hamlet and census-designated place (CDP) located in the town of Mount Pleasant in Westchester County, New York. ... This article is about the baseball player. ... James Francis Cagney, Jr. ... Helene Anna Held (March 8, 1872 – August 12, 1918) was a Polish-born stage performer, most often associated with impresario Florenz Ziegfeld, her common-law husband. ... The Cemetery of the Evergreens, is a non-denominational cemetery in Brooklyn, New York. ... This article is about the borough of New York City. ... Cypress Hills Cemetery, the first nonsectarian cemetery corporation organized in the Brooklyn/Queens area of New York, is located at 833 Jamaica Avenue in Brooklyn, New York. ... This article is about the borough of New York City. ... Salem Fields Cemetery at 775 Jamaica Avenue in Brooklyn, New York was founded in 1852. ... This article is about the borough of New York City. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Hartsdale is an unincorporated census-designated place (CDP) located in the town of Greenburgh, Westchester County, New York. ... For other persons named Joan Crawford, see Joan Crawford (disambiguation). ... Judy Garland (born Frances Ethel Gumm; June 10, 1922 - June 22, 1969) was an Academy Award-nominated American film actress and singer, best known for her role as Dorothy Gale in The Wizard of Oz (1939). ... Malcolm X, born Malcolm Little, also known as Detroit Red and Al-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz (Omaha, Nebraska, May 19, 1925 – February 21, 1965 in New York City) was a Muslim Minister and National Spokesman for the Nation of Islam. ... For Aaliyahs self-titled album, see Aaliyah (album). ... Flushing Cemetery is a cemetery in Flushing in the borough of Queens in New York City, New York. ... For other uses, see Queens (disambiguation) and Queen. ... Louis[1] Armstrong[2] (4 August 1901[3] – July 6, 1971), nicknamed Satchmo[4] and Pops, was an American jazz musician. ... Forest Lawn Cemetery in Buffalo was founded in 1849. ... Nickname: Location of Buffalo in New York State Coordinates: , Country State County Erie Government  - Mayor Byron Brown (D) Area  - City 52. ... Not to be confused with Mallard Fillmore. ... Rick James (born James Ambrose Johnson, Jr) (February 1, 1948 – August 6, 2004) was one of the most popular artists on the Motown label during the late 1970s and early 1980s. ... Red Jacket (known as Otetiani in his youth and Segoyewatha after 1780) (c. ... A headless angel from the cemetery Forest Park Cemetery is an abandoned cemetery located on Pinewoods Avenue just west of the hamlet of Eagle Mills in the Town of Brunswick, Rensselaer County, New York, just east of the city of Troy. ... Brunswick is a town in Rensselaer County, New York, USA. The population was 11,664 at the 2000 census. ... The upper entrance to Gate of Heaven Cemetery The new indoor building of Our Lady Queen of Peace Mausoleum Saint Francis of Assisi Chapel and Garden Mausoleum The Gothic Bridge at Gate of Heaven Cemetery The Gate of Heaven Cemetery, approximately 25 miles north of New York City, was established... Westchester County is a primarily suburban county with about 940,000 residents located in the U.S. state of New York. ... Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in the Town of Saratoga in Saratoga County, New York. ... Stillwater is a town located in Saratoga County, New York. ... Green-Wood Cemetery was founded in 1838 as a rural cemetery in Kings County, New York, now in Brooklyn. ... For other meanings, see Brooklyn (disambiguation). ... Leonard Bernstein in 1971 Leonard Bernstein (IPA pronunciation: )[1] (August 25, 1918 – October 14, 1990) was an American conductor, composer, and pianist. ... Portrait of Samuel F. B. Morse by Mathew Brady, between 1855 and 1865 Samuel Finley Breese Morse (April 27, 1791 – April 2, 1872) was an American inventor, and painter of portraits and historic scenes; he is most famous for inventing the electric telegraph and Morse code. ... 1869 Tobacco label featuring Boss Tweed. ... F.A.O. Schwarz is the name of a toy store chain founded in New York, New York in 1870 by German immigrant, Frederick August Otto Schwarz. ... Publicity photo of Jean-Michel Basquiat by photographer William Coupon Jean-Michel Basquiat (IPA: ) (December 22, 1960, Brooklyn - August 12, 1988, New York, New York) was an American artist. ... Kensico Cemetery, located in Valhalla, Westchester Co. ... Valhalla is a hamlet and census-designated place (CDP) located in the town of Mount Pleasant in Westchester County, New York, USA. The population was 5,379 at the 2000 census. ... Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninoff (Russian: , Sergej Vasilevič Rakhmaninov, 1 April 1873 (N.S.) or 20 March 1873 (O.S.) – 28 March 1943) was a Russian composer, pianist, and conductor, one of the last great champions of the Romantic style of European classical music. ... Ayn Rand (IPA: , February 2 [O.S. January 20] 1905 – March 6, 1982), born Alisa Zinovyevna Rosenbaum (Russian: ), was a Russian-born American novelist and philosopher. ... Tommy Dorsey, in a publicity shot for The Big Apple Tommy Dorsey (November 19, 1905 – November 26, 1956) was an American jazz trombonist and bandleader in the Big Band era. ... Lou Gehrigs number 4 was retired by the New York Yankees in 1939 Henry Louis (Lou) Gehrig (June 19, 1903 – June 2, 1941), born Ludwig Heinrich Gehrig, was an American baseball player in the first half of the twentieth century. ... Metropolitan Avenue, and Metro Mall, in Middle Village, Queens NY Middle Village is a neighborhood in central Queens, a borough of New York City. ... For other uses, see Queens (disambiguation) and Queen. ... Houdini redirects here. ... The Moravian Cemetery at 2205 Richmond Road in New Dorp on Staten Island, New York is the largest cemetery on the island. ... The approximate area of the neighborhood of New Dorp on Staten Island is shown highlighted in orange. ... This article is about the borough in New York City. ... The Vanderbilts are a prominent family in the history of the United States. ... There are three places named Albion in the State of New York Albion, Orleans County, New York, a village (Orleans County) Albion (town), New York, a town (Orleans County) Albion, Oswego County, New York, a town This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that... Mount Hope Cemetery in Rochester, New York, founded in 1838, is the United States first municipal Victorian cemetery. ... This article is about the city of Rochester in Monroe County. ... For other uses, see Susan B. Anthony (disambiguation). ... Frederick Douglass, ca. ... Lewis Henry Morgan (1818-1881) was an American lawyer and amateur scholar best known for his work on cultural evolution and Native Americans. ... John Jacob Bausch (July 25, 1830 - February 24, 1926) was a German-American optician who co-founded Bausch & Lomb (with Henry Lomb). ... Henry Lomb (November 28, 1848 - June 13, 1908) was a German-American optician who co-founded Bausch & Lomb (with John Jacob Bausch), the six year old financier. ... Frank Ernest Gannett (September 15, 1876 – December 3, 1957) founded the Gannett corporation. ... Hiram Sibley (1807-1888) was an industrialist, entrepreneur, and philanthropist originally from Massachusetts, and later Rochester, New York. ... George B. Selden, born September 14, 1846 in Clarkson, New York, died January 17, 1922 in Rochester, New York, was a lawyer and inventor who was granted the first U.S. patent for an automobile, which he invented in 1877. ... Maspeth is a small community in the borough of Queens in New York City. ... The New York Marble Cemetery (0. ... Looking south from 6th Street down Second Avenue, one of the main thoroughfares through the East Village. ... The New York City Marble Cemetery created in 1831 and finished in 1835, was the second marble non-sectarian cemetery in New York City. ... Looking south from 6th Street down Second Avenue, one of the main thoroughfares through the East Village. ... Oakwood Cemetery is a 160 acre historic cemetery located in Syracuse, NY. It was designed by Howard Daniels and built in 1859. ... Nickname: Location of Syracuse within the state of New York Coordinates: , City Government  - Mayor Matthew Driscoll (D) Area  - City 66. ... Looking west down Broadway at downtown Troy. ... Uncle Sam Wilson Samuel Wilson (Uncle Sam) (September 13, 1766 - July 31, 1854) was a meat-packer in Troy, New York. ... This article is about the national personification of the USA. For other uses, see Uncle Sam (disambiguation). ... Sanborn is a hamlet that was originally called South Pekin. ... Saint Charles Cemetery on Conklin Street in Farmingdale, Long Island, New York is a Roman Catholic cemetery. ... Peter Joseph Brennan (May 24, 1918 - October 2, 1996) was United States Secretary of Labor under President Nixon and President Ford. ... Clarence Williams ( November 8, 1893 - November 6, 1965) was a Jazz pianist, composer, promoter, vocalist, and publisher. ... Vytautas Kevin Gerulaitis (July 26, 1954 – September 18, 1994) was a professional tennis player from the United States. ... Sleepy Hollow Cemetery is the resting place of numerous famous figures, including Washington Irving, whose story The Legend of Sleepy Hollow is set in the adjacent Old Dutch Burying Ground. ... Sleepy Hollow is a village in Westchester County, New York, United States. ... Washington Irving (April 3, 1783 – November 28, 1859) was an American author of the early 19th century. ... Elizabeth Arden (1939) Elizabeth Arden (December 31, 1878 - October 18, 1966) was a Canadian businesswoman who built a cosmetics empire in the United States. ... Walter Percy Chrysler (April 2, 1875 – August 18, 1940) was an American automobile pioneer. ... William Rockefeller (May 31, 1841-June 24, 1922), American financier, was a cofounder of the prominent United States Rockefeller family. ... Samuel Gompers (January 27, 1850[1] - December 13, 1924) was an American labor union leader and a key figure in American labor history. ... Andrew Carnegie (last name pronounced IPA: )[1] (November 25, 1835 – August 11, 1919) was a Scottish industrialist, businessman, a major philanthropist, and the founder of Pittsburghs Carnegie Steel Company which later became U.S. Steel. ... Washington Irving (April 3, 1783 – November 28, 1859) was an American author of the early 19th century. ... Trinity Church Cemetery consists of three separate burial grounds associated with Trinity Church in Manhattan, New York, USA. The first was established in the Churchyard located at 74 Trinity Place at Wall Street and Broadway. ... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ... The Astor family, founded by the German immigrant John Jacob Astor and his wife Sarah Todd, became the wealthiest family in the United States during the 19th century. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Located in The Bronx, Woodlawn Cemetery is one of the largest cemeteries in New York City. ... For other uses, see The Bronx (disambiguation). ... This article is about the American Jazz composer and performer. ... Herman Melville (August 1, 1819 – September 28, 1891) was an American novelist, short story writer, essayist, and poet. ... Joseph Pulitzer Joseph Pulitzer (April 18, 1847 – October 29, 1911) was a Hungarian-American publisher best known for posthumously establishing the Pulitzer Prizes and (along with William Randolph Hearst) for originating yellow journalism. ... Fort Edward is a town located in Washington County, New York. ...

North Carolina

Gods Acre is the traditional name given to the graveyards of Congregations of the Moravians. ... A Moravian can be: an ethnic group a Christian denomination This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Winston-Salem is a city located in Forsyth County, North Carolina. ... Old Chapel Hill Cemetery is located on the campus of the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. ... Nickname: Location in North Carolina Coordinates: , Country State Counties Orange, Durham, and Chatham Founded 1793 Government  - Mayor Kevin C. Foy Area  - City  19. ... Wilmington is a city in New Hanover County, North Carolina, United States. ... New Bern National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in the city of New Bern, in Craven County, North Carolina. ... Raleigh National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in the city of Raleigh in Wake County, North Carolina. ... Salisbury National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in the city of Salisbury, in Rowan County, North Carolina. ... Wilmington National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in the city of Wilmington, in New Hanover County, North Carolina. ...

Ohio

Greenville is a city in Darke County, Ohio, United States. ... This article is about the sharpshooter. ... Greenlawn Cemetery is a large and historically significant burial ground in Central Ohio. ... Nickname: Location in the state of Ohio, USA Coordinates: , Country State Counties Franklin, Fairfield, Delaware Government  - Mayor Michael B. Coleman (D) Area  - City 212. ... William Dennison, Jr. ... Governor James Rhodes James Allen Rhodes (September 13, 1909 – March 4, 2001) was an American Republican politician from Ohio, and as of 2004 one of only three U.S. state governors to be elected to four four-year terms in office. ... Eddie Rickenbacker (October 8, 1890 – July 27, 1973) was best known as a World War I fighter ace and Medal of Honor recipient. ... James Grover Thurber (December 8, 1894–November 2, 1961) was a U.S. humorist and cartoonist. ... Lakeview Cemetery is located on the East side of the city of Cleveland, Ohio, along the East Cleveland, Ohio and Cleveland Heights, Ohio borders. ... Cleveland redirects here. ... James Abram Garfield (November 19, 1831–September 19, 1881) was a major general in the United States Army, member of the U.S. House of Representatives, and the twentieth President of the United States. ... John Davison Rockefeller, Sr. ... Eliot Ness Eliot P. Ness (April 19, 1903 – May 16, 1957) was an American Prohibition agent, famous for his efforts to enforce Prohibition in Chicago, Illinois as the leader of a legendary team nicknamed The Untouchables. ... Nickname: Location within the state of Ohio Country United States State Ohio County Richland Founded 1808 Incorporated 1828 (village) - 1857 (city) Government  - Mayor Lydia J. Reid (D) Area [1]  - City  29. ... Massillon is a city located in Stark County, Ohio. ... Paul Eugene Brown (September 7, 1908 - August 5, 1991) was an athletics coach of American football and a major figure in the development of the National Football League. ... Spring Grove Cemetery and Arboretum (733 acres) is a notable, nonprofit garden cemetery and arboretum located at 4521 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio. ... Cincinnati redirects here. ... Bob Braun (April 20, 1929-January 15, 2001) was a local television and radio personality in Cincinnati, Ohio. ... Salmon Portland Chase (January 13, 1808 – May 7, 1873) was an American politician and jurist in the Civil War era who served as Senator from Ohio, Governor of Ohio, as U.S. Treasury Secretary under President Abraham Lincoln, and Chief Justice of the United States. ... Levi Coffin Levi Coffin (October 28, 1798–September 16, 1877) was an American Quaker, educator, and abolitionist. ... Nickname: Location in the state of Ohio, USA Coordinates: , Country State Counties Franklin, Fairfield, Delaware Government  - Mayor Michael B. Coleman (D) Area  - City 212. ... Moses Fleetwood Walker Moses Fleetwood Fleet Walker (October 7, 1857 in Mount Pleasant, Ohio - May 11, 1924 in Cleveland, Ohio) was a baseball player and author who is credited with being the first African-American to play professional baseball at the major league level. ... For other persons of the same name, see David Thomas. ... Wayne Woodrow “Woody” Hayes (February 14, 1913 â€“ March 12, 1987) was a college football coach who is best remembered for his 28-year tenure at Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. ... Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum in Dayton, Ohio, is one of the nations oldest garden cemeteries. ... : Gem City : Birthplace of Aviation United States Ohio Montgomery 56. ... Wilbur Wright (April 16, 1867 - May 30, 1912), the elder of the Wright brothers, seen as one of the fathers of heavier-than-air flight. ... Orville Wright (August 19, 1871 - January 30, 1948), the younger of the Wright brothers, seen as one of the fathers of heavier-than-air flight. ... Paul Laurence Dunbar Paul Laurence Dunbar (June 27, 1872 – February 9, 1906) was a seminal American poet of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. ... Erma Louise (Harris) Bombeck (February 21, 1927 - April 22, 1996) was an American humorist who achieved great popularity for a newspaper column that depicted suburban home life in the second half of the 20th century. ... Nickname: Location in the state of Ohio Coordinates: , Country United States State Ohio County Lucas Founded 1833 Government  - Mayor Carty Finkbeiner (D) Area  - City 84. ... Samuel Milton Jones, a. ... Born in Liechtenstein in 1286 AD, he grew up as to be a farmer in Finland. ... Morrison Remick Waite (November 29, 1816 – March 23, 1888) was the Chief Justice of the United States from 1874 to 1888. ...

Oklahoma

Downtown Tulsa Tulsa is the second-largest city in Oklahoma. ... A caricature of Sam Kinison exhibiting the aggression and anger of his stand-up comedy acts. ... Tony Alamo, from a tract left on a car windshield Tony Alamo (born Bernie LaZar Hoffman, September 20, 1934 in Joplin, Missouri[1][2]), is a controversial American preacher, singer, entrepreneur, and religious evangelist. ... Carl Wendle Morton (January 18, 1944 - April 12, 1983) was a starting pitcher in Major League Baseball who played for the Montreal Expos (1969-72) and Atlanta Braves (1973-76). ... This article is about Oral Roberts, the Christian televangelist. ... James Robert (Bob) Wills (March 6, 1905 – May 13, 1975) was an American country musician, songwriter, and big band leader. ... The State Capitol of Oklahoma Looking at Downtown Oklahoma City The Flag of Oklahoma City Oklahoma City (sometimes abbreviated as OKC) is the capitol and largest city of the state of Oklahoma in the United States of America. ... Wiley Hardeman Post (November 22, 1898 – August 15, 1935) was the first pilot to fly solo around the world. ... Park Hill is a census-designated place located in Cherokee County, Oklahoma. ... For other uses, see Cherokee (disambiguation). ... For other persons named John Ross, see John Ross (disambiguation). ...

Oregon

  • Beth Israel Cemetery, Portland
  • Eagle Point National Cemetery, Medford
  • Grand Army of the Republic Cemetery, Portland
  • Hargadine Cemetery, Ashland
  • Hillsboro Pioneer Cemetery, Hillsboro
  • Lee Mission Cemetery, Salem
  • Lone Fir Cemetery, Portland
  • Mt. Hope Pioneer Cemetery, Marion County
  • Mount Calvary Cemetery, Portland
  • River View Cemetery, Portland
  • Roseburg National Cemetery, Roseburg
  • Salem Pioneer Cemetery, Salem
  • St. Paul Catholic Cemetery, St. Paul
  • Willamette National Cemetery, Clackamas County

Nickname: Location of Portland in Multnomah County and the state of Oregon Coordinates: , Country State Counties Multnomah County Incorporated February 8, 1851 Government  - Mayor Tom Potter[1]  - Commissioners Sam Adams Randy Leonard Dan Saltzman Erik Sten  - Auditor Gary Blackmer Area  - Total 376. ... Eagle Point National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located northeast of the city of Medford in Jackson County, Oregon. ... Motto: The Center of the Rogue Valley Location in Oregon Coordinates: , Country State County Jackson County Incorporated February 24, 1885 Government  - Mayor Gary Wheeler Area  - City  21. ... The Grand Army of the Republic Cemetery is a cemetery for American Civil War veterans in the U.S. city of Portland, Oregon. ... Hargadine Cemetery is a cemetery in Ashland, Oregon, United States. ... Coordinates: Country United States State Oregon County Jackson Settled 1852 Government  - Mayor John Morrison Area  - City  6. ... The Hillsboro Pioneer Cemetery is located in Hillsboro, Oregon, United States. ... Nickname: Location of Hillsboro in the state of Oregon Coordinates: , County Washington County Incorporated 1876 Government  - Mayor Tom Hughes Area  - City 58. ... Lee Mission Cemetery is a pioneer cemetery in Salem, Oregon, United States. ... Nickname: Location in Marion and Polk Counties, state of Oregon Coordinates: , Country State Counties Marion, Polk Founded 1842 Government  - Mayor Janet Taylor Area  - City  46. ... Lone Fir Cemetery in the southeast section of Portland, Oregon, United States is a cemetery owned and maintained by Metro, a regional government entity. ... Marion County is a county located in the state of Oregon. ... River View Cemetery in the southwest section of Portland, Oregon, United States, is non-profit cemetery founded in 1882. ... Roseburg National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in Oregon, Douglas County, Oregon. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Salem Pioneer Cemetery (also known as the I.O.O.F. Cemetery or Oddfellows Cemetery) is a cemetery in Salem, Oregon, United States. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Willamette National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery in Clackamas County, Oregon, about 10 miles southeast of the city of Portland, Oregon. ... Clackamas County (IPA: ) is a county located in the state of Oregon. ...

Pennsylvania

Allegheny Cemetery is one of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvanias largest, oldest, and most picturesque cemeteries. ... Pittsburgh redirects here. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... For other persons named Stephen Foster, see Stephen Foster (disambiguation). ... For the Australian rules footballer, see Joshua Gibson (footballer). ... Christ Church Burial Ground in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is the final resting place of Benjamin Franklin and his wife, Deborah. ... Nickname: City of Brotherly Love, Philly, the Quaker City Motto: Philadelphia maneto (Let brotherly love continue) Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States State Pennsylvania County Philadelphia Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 Mayor John F. Street (D) Area    - City 369. ... Benjamin Franklin (January 17 [O.S. January 6] 1706 – April 17, 1790) was one of the most well known Founding Fathers of the United States. ... A declaration of independence is an assertion of the independence of an aspiring state or states. ... East Harrisburg Cemetery is a cemetery located in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. ... This article is about the capital city of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. ... Easton Cemetery is a historic cemetery and burial site of many notable individuals, located in Easton, Pennsylvania. ... Northampton Countys location in Pennsylvania Eastons location in Northampton County Coordinates: , Country State County Northampton Government  - Mayor Sal Panto Jr. ... George Taylor (c. ... A declaration of independence is an assertion of the independence of an aspiring state or states. ... , Pen Argyl is a borough in Northampton County, Pennsylvania, 18 miles (29 km) north of Easton, in the Lehigh Valley region of the state. ... Jayne Mansfield (born Vera Jayne Palmer; April 19, 1933—29 June 1967) was an American actress working both on Broadway and in Hollywood. ... Soldiers National Monument at the center of Gettysburg National Cemetery, Randolph Rogers, sculptor Gettysburg National Cemetery is located on Cemetery Hill in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. ... For other uses, see November (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Abraham Lincoln (disambiguation). ... The only confirmed photo of Abraham Lincoln at Gettysburg (seated), taken about noon, just after Lincoln arrived and some three hours before he spoke. ... Chapel in Green-Wood Green-Wood Cemetery was founded in 1838 as a rural cemetery in Brooklyn, New York, several blocks east of Prospect Park. ... Pittsburgh redirects here. ... August Wilson August Wilson (April 27, 1945 – October 2, 2005) was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American playwright. ... Languages Predominantly American English Religions Protestantism (chiefly Baptist and Methodist); Roman Catholicism; Islam Related ethnic groups Sub-Saharan Africans and other African groups, some with Native American groups. ... Harrisburg Cemetery, formerly known as Mount Kalmia Cemetery, is a prominent cemetery in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, located at 13th and Liberty streets in the Allison Hill/East Harrisburg neighborhoods of the city. ... This article is about the capital city of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. ... Homewood Cemetery is an historic burial ground in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ... Pittsburgh redirects here. ... Murray Avenue in Squirrel Hill (2005) Squirrel Hill is a large residential neighborhood in the east end of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. As of the census of 2000, there were 26,425 people, 12,030 households, and 6,325 families residing in the 15217 ZIP code, which covers approximately the same... Laurel Hill Cemetery, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the second major rural cemetery in the United States and one of the few cemeteries in the country designated as a National Historic Landmark. ... Nickname: City of Brotherly Love, Philly, the Quaker City Motto: Philadelphia maneto (Let brotherly love continue) Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States State Pennsylvania County Philadelphia Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 Mayor John F. Street (D) Area    - City 369. ... Mikveh Israel Cemetery is the oldest Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, possibly in the nation. ... Nickname: City of Brotherly Love, Philly, the Quaker City Motto: Philadelphia maneto (Let brotherly love continue) Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States State Pennsylvania County Philadelphia Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 Mayor John F. Street (D) Area    - City 369. ... Mount Moriah Cemetery, was incorporated in 1855 and established by an act of the Pennsylvania Legislature. ... Nickname: City of Brotherly Love, Philly, the Quaker City Motto: Philadelphia maneto (Let brotherly love continue) Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States State Pennsylvania County Philadelphia Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 Mayor John F. Street (D) Area    - City 369. ... George Lippard George Lippard (1822-1854) was a brilliant but erratic 19th century American novelist, journalist, and playwright. ... Connor Road cemetery entrance St. ... Pittsburgh redirects here. ... Andrew Warhola (August 6, 1928 — February 22, 1987), better known as Andy Warhol, was an American artist who was a central figure in the movement known as Pop art. ...

Rhode Island

The North Burial Ground is a 110-acre cemetery in Providence, Rhode Island, dating to 1700. ... Providence redirects here. ... Swan Point Cemetery is a cemetery located in Providence, Rhode Island, USA. Established in 1846 on a 60 acre plot of land. ... Providence redirects here. ...

South Carolina

Nickname: Motto: Aedes Mores Juraque Curat (She cares for her temples, customs, and rights) Location of Charleston in South Carolina. ... Nickname: Motto: Aedes Mores Juraque Curat (She cares for her temples, customs, and rights) Location of Charleston in South Carolina. ... Nickname: Motto: Aedes Mores Juraque Curat (She cares for her temples, customs, and rights) Location of Charleston in South Carolina. ...

South Dakota

Black Hills National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located east of the city of Sturgis in Meade County, South Dakota. ... Sturgis is a city in Meade County, South Dakota, USA. The population was 6,442 at the 2000 census. ... De Smet Cemetery is a cemetery located southwest of the town of De Smet in Kingsbury County, South Dakota, USA. Robert Boast, appeared in a number of the books by Laura Ingalls Wilder. ... De Smet is the seat of Kingsbury County, South Dakota, United States. ... Laura Ingalls Wilder (February 7, 1867 – February 10, 1957) was an American author. ... Fort Meade National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located near the city of Sturgis in Meade County, South Dakota. ... Sturgis is a city in Meade County, South Dakota, USA. The population was 6,442 at the 2000 census. ... Hot Springs National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery in the city of Hot Springs in Fall River County, South Dakota. ... Hot Springs is a city located in Fall River County, South Dakota. ... Wild Bill Hickoks Gravesite Mount Moriah Cemetery on Mount Moriah in Deadwood, Lawrence County, South Dakota is the burial place of Wild Bill Hickok, Calamity Jane and Seth Bullock, and other notable figures of the Wild West. ... A photograph of Deadwood in 1876. ... James Butler Hickok (May 27, 1837-August 2, 1876) better known as Wild Bill Hickok, was a semi-legendary figure in the American Wild West. ... For the film, see Calamity Jane (1953 film) Calamity Jane at age 33. ... Seth Bullock (July 23, 1849 – September 23, 1919) was a western sheriff, hardware store owner and U.S. Marshal. ... St. ... Beresford is a city in South Dakota, United States. ... William John Bulow (January 13, 1869 – February 26, 1960) was an American politician and a lawyer. ...

Tennessee

East Tennessee:

Middle Tennessee: Cleveland is a city in Bradley County, Tennessee, United States. ...

West Tennessee: Established in 1960, Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens located at 1150 Dickerson Pike in Goodlettsville, Tennessee is only a few miles north of Nashville, the Country Music capital of the world. ... Goodlettsville is a city located in Tennessee. ... William Orville Lefty Frizzell (March 31, 1928 – July 19, 1975) was an American country music singer and songwriter of the 1950s; a leading exponent of the Honky Tonk style of country music. ... Hendersonville Memory Gardens located at 353 East Main Street in Hendersonville, Tennessee, USA was formerly known as Woodlawn Memorial Park East. ... Hendersonville is a large town in Sumner County, Tennessee, USA, on Old Hickory Lake. ... For the song of the same name, recorded by Tracy Byrd and later by Jason Aldean, see Johnny Cash (song). ... Shelby F. Sheb Wooley (April 10, 1921 - September 17, 2003) was a character actor and singer, best known for his 1958 novelty hit Purple People Eater. Wooley was born in Erick, Oklahoma and grew up on a farm. ... Spring Hill Cemetery on Gallatin Pike in the Nashville, Tennessee suburb of Madison is a the final resting place for some of country music’s legendary performers including: Roy Acuff, singer, songwriter, music publisher Floyd Cramer, piano legend John Hartford, singer and fiddler Jimmy Martin, Bluegrass singer George Morgan, singer... Nashville redirects here. ... Roy Acuff on the cover of The Great Roy Acuff (1964) Roy Claxton Acuff (15 September 1903 – 23 November 1992) was an American country musician. ... Clarence Eugene Snow (May 9, 1914 – December 20, 1999), better known as Hank Snow, was a Hall of Fame country music singer and songwriter. ... Woodlawn Memorial Park Cemetery is located at 660 Thompson Lane in Nashville, Tennessee. ... Otis Blackwell (16 February 1931 - 6 May 2002) was a songwriter, singer, and pianist whose work significantly influenced rocknroll in the 1950s. ... Webb Pierce (born August 8, 1921 - February 24, 1991) was an American country music singer. ... Johnny Paycheck (May 31, 1938 – February 18, 2003) was a country music singer. ... Mount Olivet Cemetery is a 250 acre (1 km²) cemetery located in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. Mount Olivet has been continuously operated since its initial establishment in 1856. ...

For other uses, see Graceland (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Memphis (disambiguation). ... Elvis redirects here. ... Memorial Park Cemetery, located at 5485 Hacks Cross Rd in Memphis, Tennessee, was founded in 1924 by E. Clovis Hinds. ... Shawn Lane (March 21, 1963 – September 26, 2003) was an American guitarist and composer. ... Sam Phillips, born Samuel Cornelius Phillips (January 5, 1923 – June 30, 2003), was a record producer who played an important role in the emergence of rock and roll as the major form of popular music in the 1950s. ... Charlie Rich (December 14, 1932 - July 25, 1995) was an American musician, songwriter, and pianist. ...

Texas

Matagorda County is a county located in the state of Texas. ... Dallas redirects here. ... Stephen Stevie Ray Vaughan (October 3, 1954 – August 27, 1990), born in Dallas, Texas, was an American blues guitarist. ... J. D. Tippit (September 18, 1924-November 22, 1963) was a police officer with the Dallas Police Department, USA, who was slain by Lee Harvey Oswald after Oswald was stopped by Tippit following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. ... Lee Harvey Oswald (October 18, 1939 – November 24, 1963) was, according to four United States government investigations, the assassin of U.S. President John F. Kennedy on November 22, 1963 in Dallas, Texas. ... John F. Kennedy The assassination of John Fitzgerald Kennedy, the thirty-fifth President of the United States, took place on Friday, November 22, 1963, in Dallas, Texas, USA at 12:30 PM Central Standard Time (18:30 UTC). ... San Antonio redirects here. ... ZerNona Stewart Black (1912-2005) was the wife of civil rights leader and pastor Rev Claude Black. ... Sparkman-Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery is located at 7405 W. Northwest Highway in Dallas, Texas. ... Dallas redirects here. ... For the guitarist and entertainer, see Mary Kaye. ... Mickey Charles Mantle (October 20, 1931 – August 13, 1995) was an American baseball player who was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1974. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... // The Texas State Cemetery is a cemetery located on about 22 acres (9 hectares) just east of downtown Austin, the capital of Texas. ... Austin is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County. ... BabyHead Cemetery is a cemetery located on Highway 16, approximately 9 miles north of the city of Llano, Texas. ... Llano is a city located in Llano County, Texas. ... Carthage is a city located in Panola County, Texas. ... For the Branch Davidian siege in Waco, Texas, see Waco Siege. ...

Vermont

Hope Cemetery is located in Barre, Vermont, the self-proclaimed Granite Capital of the World, and is renowned for the superb granite craftsmanship on its memorials and tombstones. ... Barre is a city in Washington County, Vermont, in the United States. ...

Virginia

This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Arlington County is an urban county of about 203,000 residents in the Commonwealth of Virginia, in the U.S., directly across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C. [1] Originally part of the District of Columbia, the land now comprising the county was retroceded to Virginia in a July... Combatants United States of America (Union) Confederate States of America (Confederacy) Commanders Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee Strength 2,200,000 1,064,000 Casualties 110,000 killed in action, 360,000 total dead, 275,200 wounded 93,000 killed in action, 258,000 total... For other uses, see Robert E. Lee (disambiguation). ... Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial, is a Greek revival style mansion located in Arlington, Virginia, on bluffs overlooking the Potomac River, directly across from the National Mall in Washington, D.C.. During the American Civil War, the grounds of the mansion were selected as the site of Arlington... The Potomac River flows into the Chesapeake Bay, located along the mid-Atlantic coast of the United States (USA). ... For other uses, see Washington, D.C. (disambiguation). ... A view of Hollywood Cemetery and Presidents Circle Hollywood Cemetery is a large, sprawling cemetery in Richmond, Virginia, characterized by rolling hills and winding paths overlooking the James River. ... Nickname: Motto: Sic dic Itur Ad Astra (Thus do we reach the stars) Location in the Commonwealth of Virginia Coordinates: , Country State County Independent City Government  - Mayor L. Douglas Wilder (I) Area  - City 62. ... Alexandria National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery, of approximately 5. ... Location in Virginia Coordinates: , Country State Founded 1718 Government  - Mayor William D. Euille Area  - City  15. ... Coordinates: Country United States State Virginia County Independent City Founded 1875 Government  - Mayor Robin Gardner Area  - City  2. ... Blandford Cemetery - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Nickname: Location in the State of Virginia Coordinates: , Country United States State Virginia County Independent city Founded December 17, 1748 Government  - Mayor Annie M. Mickens Area  - City  23. ...

Washington

Calvary Cemetery with University of Washington residence towers in background Calvary Cemetery is a 40-acre cemetery located in the Ravenna/Bryant neighborhood of Seattle, Washington, USA, on the southwest slope of a hill overlooking University Village. ... City nickname Emerald City City bird Great Blue Heron City flower Dahlia City mottos The City of Flowers The City of Goodwill City song Seattle, the Peerless City Mayor Greg Nickels County King County Area   - Total   - Land   - Water   - % water 369. ... Lake View Cemetery is a cemetery located on Seattle, Washington, USAs Capitol Hill just north of Volunteer Park, so named because of its view of Lake Washington to the east. ... City nickname Emerald City City bird Great Blue Heron City flower Dahlia City mottos The City of Flowers The City of Goodwill City song Seattle, the Peerless City Mayor Greg Nickels County King County Area   - Total   - Land   - Water   - % water 369. ... The Grand Army of the Republic Cemetery on Seattle, Washingtons Capitol Hill is situated just north of Lake View Cemetery on the hills northern slope, on E. Howe Street between 12th and Everett Avenues E. It was established in 1895 by Seattles five Grand Army of the...

Wisconsin

Chapel Hill Calvary Cemetery is the oldest existing Roman Catholic cemetery in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. ... This article is about Milwaukee in Wisconsin. ... Landmark Chapel Forest Home Cemetery located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin is the final resting place of many of the citys famed beer barons, politicians and social elite. ... This article is about Milwaukee in Wisconsin. ... Soldiers and Sailors Monument Wood National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. ... This article is about Milwaukee in Wisconsin. ...

Uzbekistan

Shah-i-Zinda(شاه زنده in Persian meaning "The Living King") is one of the world-known necropolises of Central Asia, which is situated in the northeastern part of Samarkand. The Shah-i-Zinda Ensemble includes mausoleums and other ritual buildings of 9-14th and 19th centuries. Shah-i-Zinda (شاه زنده in Persian meaning The Living King) is the mausoleums of the Timurid cemetery in the Registan quarter in Samarkand (todays Uzbekistan). ... Farsi redirects here. ... Samarkand (Tajik: Самарқанд, Persian: ‎ , Uzbek: , Russian: ), population 412,300 in 2005, is the second-largest city in Uzbekistan and the capital of Samarqand Province. ... A mausoleum is a large and impressive tomb, usually constructed for a deceased leader. ...


Vatican City

  • The Campo Santo Teutonico is the old Roman cemetery for pilgrims from the Holy Roman Empire and its successors.
    *St. Peter's Basilica, Rome - resting place of Saint Peter, Pope John XXIII, Pope John Paul II, and many other popes;

This article is about the medieval empire. ... This article is about the famous building in Rome. ...

Venezuela

The Panteón Nacional in Caracas is a monument where the most famous Venezuelans are buried. The National Pantheon (Panteón Nacional) The old facade of the National Pantheon (Panteón Nacional). ... Nickname: La Sultana del Avila (English:The Avilas Sultan) La Sucursal del paraiso Motto: Ave María Santísima, sin pecado concebida, en el primer instante de su ser natural. ...


Vietnam

  • Mai Dich National Cemetery - cemetery established after French occupation ended in 1954 in Hanoi as a place of worship for heroes of the people. Those buried here include statesmen, writers, poets, and others who have close ties to Vietnam's current government.
  • Mạc Đỉnh Chi Cemetery - Located in the heart of former Saigon, Mac Dinh Chi was South Vietnam's most prestigious French colonial cemetery reserved for celebrities, politicians and the upper class. Ngo Dinh Diem and his brother Ngo Dinh Nhu were interred here. In the early 1980s, Vietnam's communist government declared the place a corrupt reminder of the past and dissolved the cemetery by 1983. In accordance to communist laws, bodies in Mac Dinh Chi were exhumed, cremated and given to remaining family members whenever possible. A theme park was built on top of the cemetery to erase all traces of the past. [6]

Hanoi (Vietnamese: Hà Ná»™i, Hán Tá»±: 河内)  , estimated population 3,145,300 (2005), is the capital of Vietnam. ... Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnamese: Thành Chí Minh) is the largest city in Vietnam, located near the delta of the Mekong River. ... Anthem Thanh niên Hành Khúc (Call to the Citizens) Capital Saigon Language(s) Vietnamese Government Republic Last President¹ Duong Van Minh Last Prime minister Vu Van Mau Historical era Cold War  - Regime change June 14, 1955  - Dissolution April 30, 1975 Area  - 1973 173,809 km² 67,108...   «ngoh dihn zih-ehm» (January 3, 1901 – November 2, 1963) was the first President of South Vietnam (1955–1963). ... Ngô Ðình Nhu Ngô Ðình Nhu  , born in Vietnam, was the younger brother and chief political advisor of South Vietnams first President, Ngô Ðình Diệm. ...

Bibliography

  • Kerrigan, Michael (1995). Who Lies Where - a guide to famous graves. London: Fourth Estate. ISBN 1-85702-258-0. 
  • Pearson, Lynn F. (1998). Discovering Famous Graves. Princes Risborough: Shire Publications. ISBN 0-7478-0371-4. 

Shire Books, published by Shire Publications Ltd are a book publishing company based in Buckinghamshire, England. ...

See also

Resources to find cemetery locations or names of those buried

Obituary for World War I death An obituary is a notice of the death of a person, usually published in a newspaper, written or commissioned by the newspaper, and usually including a short biography. ... Find A Grave is an online database of seventeen million cemeteries and burial records. ... Political Graveyard logo. ... Poets Graves is an on-line database of the last resting places of poets. ... The Azmak Cemetery, near Suvla Bay, Turkey, contains the graves of some of the soldiers who died during the Gallipoli Campaign. ... This is a list of noted memorials: See also: Category:Monuments and memorials for more articles 9/11 Memorial Project - Los Angeles Civil Rights Memorial Fallen Astronaut, located on the surface of the moon, is a memorial to all the astronauts and cosmonauts who perished in the Space Race (to... This is a list of mausoleums around the world. ... This memorial in England lists the names of soldiers who died in the First World War. ...

External links

  • Association of Significant Cemeteries in Europe
  • Famous cemeteries in France (in French)
  • Photos of famous graves world wide with biographies of the deceased. (in German only)
  • Find-a-grave
  • British-era cemeteries in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Burma

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Highgate Cemetery, London, is notable for its Egyptian Avenue and Lebanon Circle.
Geneva Cemetery, Geneva is where Lewis Paine, a/k/a Lewis Thornton Powell, co-conspirator in the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln, is buried.
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