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Claim To Fame : Animals

214 memorials found


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Man O' War

29 Mar 1917 – 1 Nov 1947

Racehorse. This big chestnut horse raced in postwar World War I. ...

“Rinty” Rin-Tin-Tin

Sep 1918 – 10 Aug 1932

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

No grave photo

Ruffian

17 Apr 1972 – 7 Jul 1975

Racehorse. She was catapulted to fame more by the manner of her...

Trigger

4 Jul 1932 – 3 Jul 1965

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

Chief

1932 – 26 May 1968

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

Mister Ed

1949 – 22 Feb 1970

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

Secretariat

30 Mar 1970 – 4 Oct 1989

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

Checkers

1952 – 1964

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

Igloo

1924 – 1931

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

Spee-De-Bozo

3 Jul 1922 – 24 May 1934

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

Rags

1916 – 22 Mar 1936

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

Buttermilk

1941 – 1972

Show horse. When

Bullet

1949 – unknown

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

Trigger, Jr

1941 – unknown

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

Little Sorrel

1850 – 1886

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

Regret

2 Apr 1912 – 14 Apr 1934

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

Smokey Bear

10 Aug 1950 – May 1975

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

Ham

Jul 1956 – 18 Jan 1983

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

No grave photo

Minnie

unknown – 14 Mar 1998

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

Memere

12 Aug 1914 – unknown

French Infantry Mascot (Dog).

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