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Claim To Fame : Animals

208 memorials found


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Man O' War

29 Mar 1917 – 1 Nov 1947

Racehorse. Despite a brief racing career as a two-year and then a...

Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, USA

“Rinty” Rin-Tin-Tin

Sep 1918 – 10 Aug 1932

Famous dog actor. Popular "actor" in several films in the 1920s...

Asnieres-sur-seine, Departement des Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, France

Ruffian

17 Apr 1972 – 7 Jul 1975

Champion Race Horse. She was catapulted to fame more by the...

Elmont, Nassau County, New York, USA

Trigger

4 Jul 1932 – 3 Jul 1965

Show Horse. The trusty golden palomino steed of Roy Rogers was...

Branson, Taney County, Missouri, USA

Chief

1932 – 26 May 1968

United States Cavalry Horse. Last horse in the United States...

Fort Riley, Geary County, Kansas, USA

Mister Ed

1949 – 22 Feb 1970

Animal Actor. Mister Ed, a Palomino horse officially named Bamboo...

Tahlequah, Cherokee County, Oklahoma, USA

Secretariat

30 Mar 1970 – 4 Oct 1989

Secretariat - 9th Triple Crown Winner. The name Secretariat is...

Paris, Bourbon County, Kentucky, USA

Checkers

1952 – 1964

Folk Animal Figure. He  became famous in 1952 when his owner,...

Wantagh, Nassau County, New York, USA

Igloo

1924 – 1931

Igloo (Iggy), Pet, Mascot Polar Expeditions. During the five...

Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA

Spee-De-Bozo

3 Jul 1922 – 24 May 1934

Pet of J. Edgar Hoover, FBI Director. On May Day 1972,

Silver Spring, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA

Rags

1916 – 22 Mar 1936

Animal Military Figure. A mixed breed terrier, he was the World...

Silver Spring, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA

Buttermilk

1941 – 1972

Show horse. When

Branson, Taney County, Missouri, USA

Bullet

1949 – unknown

Show Dog. Bullet, billed as a 'wonder dog,' made his debut in the...

Branson, Taney County, Missouri, USA

Trigger, Jr

1941 – unknown

One of Roy Rogers' horses. With the closing of the Roy...

Branson, Taney County, Missouri, USA

Little Sorrel

1850 – 1886

Warhorse - This horse was captured from Union forces at Harpers...

Lexington, Lexington City, Virginia, USA

Regret

2 Apr 1912 – 14 Apr 1934

Race Horse. Born at the Brookdale Farm Lincroft, New Jersey, she...

Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, USA

Smokey Bear

1950 – May 1975

Animal Folk Figure. In 1950, a huge forest fire in Lincoln...

Capitan, Lincoln County, New Mexico, USA

Ham

Jul 1956 – 18 Jan 1983

Animal Figure. The first chimpanzee in space. Born in...

Alamogordo, Otero County, New Mexico, USA

No grave photo

Minnie

unknown – 14 Mar 1998

Animal Astronaut. Minnie was the only female chimp trained for...

Alamogordo, Otero County, New Mexico, USA

Memere

12 Aug 1914 – unknown

French Infantry Mascot (Dog). Mémère, was the mascot of infantry...

Asnieres-sur-seine, Departement des Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, France

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