Where Are Famous Buried People Trivia
Where Are Famous People Buried
Trivia is a online guide to more than 14 profiles of the lives, deaths, and final resting places of memorable figures
from sports, music, film, television, literature, politics, and more... The T-Alphabetical Listings
William Howard Taft
was an American politician, the twenty-seventh President
of the United States, the tenth Chief Justice of the United States, a
leader of the progressive conservative wing of the Republican Party in
the early 20th century, a pioneer in international arbitration and
staunch advocate of world peace verging on pacifism, and scion of a
leading political family, the Tafts, of Ohio.
was an American actress. During the 1960s she
played small television roles before appearing in several films. After
receiving positive reviews for her comedic performances, she was hailed
as one of Hollywood's promising newcomers, and was nominated for a
Golden Globe Award for her performance in Valley of the Dolls
(1967). She also appeared regularly in fashion magazines as a model and
was an American military leader and the twelfth President of
the United States. Known as "Old Rough and Ready", Taylor had a 40-year
military career in the U.S. Army, serving in the War of 1812, Black Hawk
War, and Second Seminole War before achieving fame leading U.S. troops
to victory at several critical battles of the Mexican-American War.
Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, was an
Catholic nun with Indian citizenship who founded the Missionaries of
Charity in Kolkata (Calcutta), India in 1950. For over forty five years
she ministered to the poor, sick, orphaned, and dying, while guiding the
Missionaries of Charity's expansion, first throughout India and then in
was an American nightclub comedian and television
and film actor, best known for starring in the television sitcom Make
Room for Daddy, or The Danny Thomas Show. Thomas was born Amos
Alphonsus Muzyad Yaqoob in Deerfield, Michigan, on January 6, 1912,
to Charles and Margaret Jacobs.
Clyde A. Thomason is a United States
Marine who is posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor for
heroism at the cost of his life while leading an assault on
Makin Island on August 17, 1942. Thomason is the first
enlisted Marine to be awarded the Medal of Honor during
World War II.
was a signer of
the United States Declaration of Independence as a representative of New
Chief Thundercloud, real name Victor Daniels, was an
American character actor in westerns.
was a brigadier general in the United
States Air Force, best known for being the pilot of the Enola Gay,
the first aircraft to drop an atomic bomb in the history of warfare. The
bomb was dropped on the Japanese city of Hiroshima.
an American film and stage actress. Acclaimed as one of the great
beauties of her day, she is best remembered for her performance in the
title role of Laura (1944) and her Academy Award-nominated
performance for Best Actress in Leave Her to Heaven (1945).
Trevor was an Academy Award-winning American actress.
She was nicknamed the "Queen of Film Noir" because of her many
appearances in "bad girl� roles in film noir and other
black-and-white thrillers. She appeared in over 60 films.
Harry S. Truman
was the thirty-third President of the United States (1945�1953).
As the thirty-fourth vice president, he succeeded Franklin D. Roosevelt,
who died less than three months after he began his fourth term.
Mary Margaret Truman Daniel, widely known throughout her life as Margaret
Truman, was an American singer who later became a successful writer.
She was the only child of Harry S. Truman (33rd President of the United
States) and his wife Bess.
(born Harold Lloyd Jenkins) was one of the
United States' most successful country music artists of the 20th
century. Most commonly thought of as a country music singer, he also
enjoyed success in early Rock and Roll, R&B, and Pop music (among
others). Until 2008, he also held the record for the most Number One
singles of any country act, with fifty-five Number Ones on all trade
was the tenth President of the United States (1841-1845),
and the first ever to obtain that office via succession. He was also the
first and one of only two (along with Andrew Johnson) to have no party
affiliation during part of his term.
actor in silent
and sound motion pictures.