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Where Movie Stars are Buried

Final Resting Place
— Marilyn Monroe, Natalie Wood
— Liberace, Roy Orbison
— Bette Davis, Rudolph Valentino
— Clarke Cable, Carole Lombard
— Michael Jackson, Walt Disney...

Marilyn Monroe

Ever wondered where your favorite Movie Stars and Celebrities that have passed on are buried? Visit the graves sites and crypts of Marilyn Monroe, Natalie Wood, Roy Orbison, Bette Davis, Rudolph Valentino, Clarke Gable, Carole Lombard, Walt Disney... and more!

Pierce Bros Westwood Village
Memorial Park

Google Map of Westwood

The famous memorial park, located in Westwood near UCLA, is the final resting place to some of Hollywood's most famous Movie Stars and Celebrities —

  • Marilyn Monroe
  • Dean Martin
  • Natalie Wood
  • Roy Oribison
  • Jack Lemmon
  • Walter Matthau
  • Burt Lancaster
  • Truman Capote
  • Donna Reed
  • Eddie Albert
  • Eva Gabor
  • Peggy Lee
  • Bob Crane
  • George C. Scott... and more


Dearly Departed: The Tragic History Tour of Los Angeles
No city in the world has a more colorful and sordid history than Hollywood and nowhere else have so many famous (and infamous) people moved over to the "other side".

See the location of the Manson Family's murder of Sharon Tate and the Chateau Marmont — scene of John Belushi's final party. This is only a taste of the 100+ things you'll see and hear on this thoroughly entertaining and fascinating tour.

Book Dearly Departed: The Tragic History Tour of Los Angeles



 

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Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Google Map of Hollywood Forever Cemetery

Hollywood Forever Cemetery is one of the world’s most fascinating landmarks. Now listed on the National Register of Historic Sites, the cemetery is the final resting place to more of Hollywood’s founders and stars than anywhere else on earth.

Classic Film Stars buried here attract fans from around the world.

  • Rudolph Valentino
  • Douglas Fairbanks
  • Oscar-winning director Cecil B. DeMille
  • Jayne Mansfield
  • Punk Rocker
    Johnny Ramone

Forest Lawn Memorial Park — Hollywood Hills
Google Map of Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills

Set in the Hollywood Hills, Forest Lawn is the burial place of Famous Movie Stars and Performers, including:

  • Bette Davis
  • Liberace
  • Telly Savalas
  • Andy Gibb
  • Freddie Prinze
  • Ricky Nelson
  • Stan Laurel
  • Rod Steiger
  • John Ritter
    ... and more

Forest Lawn Memorial Park — Glendale
Google Map of Forest Lawn — Glendale

Forest Lawn (located in nearby Glendale) is the final resting place for famous movie stars including:

  • Michael Jackson
  • Clark Gable
  • Carole Lombard
  • George Burns
  • Humphrey Bogart
  • Nat King Cole
  • Walt Disney
    ... and more


Michael Jackson
Private Service
July 7, 2009

A Private Service for Michael Jackson was held at Forest Lawn on July 7, 2009, followed by a public televised Memorial Service at L.A.'s Staples Center. The Memorial Service was attended by thousands of fans — and watched by more than one billion people from around the world.

Private Funeral Service
September 3, 2009

A Private Funeral Service was held on Thursday, September 3, 2009. Michael Jackson was finally laid to rest inside a mausoleum at Forest Lawn (Glendale location). He was placed inside a gold casket, wearing a special wig with shoulder-length hair and make-up (like he was about to perform). Private notes written by his three children were placed inside the casket, next to Michael's famous white glove.


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