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Famous Graves in New Jersey

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Thomas Alva Edison

11 Feb 1847 – 18 Oct 1931

Inventor. He was born in Milan, Ohio. His total formal school...

Walt Whitman

31 May 1819 – 26 Mar 1892

Poet. Considered one of America's foremost men of letters, he was...

Whitney Houston

9 Aug 1963 – 11 Feb 2012

Singer, Actress. Regarded as one of the finest female vocalists...

Yogi Berra

12 May 1925 – 22 Sep 2015

Hall of Fame Baseball Player, Manager, and Coach. Elected to the...

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Leila Bennett

17 Nov 1892 – 5 Jan 1965

American Actress. She was raised in Newark, where her father and...

Vince Lombardi

11 Jun 1913 – 3 Sep 1970

Hall of Fame Professional Football Coach. Acclaimed as NFL head...

Luther Vandross

20 Apr 1951 – 1 Jul 2005

Rhythm and Blues Singer. He became successful for soulful,...

Dudley Moore

19 Apr 1935 – 27 Mar 2002

Actor, Comedian. He is most remembered for his comedic roles in...

Grover Cleveland

18 Mar 1837 – 24 Jun 1908

22nd and 24th United States President, New York Governor. A...

Shirley Booth

30 Aug 1898 – 16 Oct 1992

Actress. A prolific stage performer of the 20th Century, she is...

Todd Morgan Beamer

24 Nov 1968 – 11 Sep 2001

September 11th Terrorist Attack Victim. He was a passenger on...

Estee Lauder

1 Jul 1908 – 24 Apr 2004

Business Magnate. Born Josephine Esther Mentzer, she turned a...

Megan Nicole Kanka

7 Dec 1986 – 29 Jul 1994

Murder Victim. She was murdered by a neighbor, Jesse Timmendequas...

Hindenburg Disaster Memorial

6 May 1937 – 6 May 1937

On May 6, 1937, the hydrogen-fueled dirigible exploded as it was...

Joey Ramone

19 May 1951 – 15 Apr 2001

Singer. Punk Rocker and lead singer for the seminal rock band...

Stephen Crane

1709 – 1 Jul 1780

Continental Congressman. He served in the New Jersey Colonial...

Robert Wright

1830 – 22 Oct 1885

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was a...

Confederate War Dead Monument

Birth and death dates unknown.

Erected in 1910, the monument lists the name of 2,436 Confederate...

Isabel Paterson

22 Jan 1886 – 10 Jan 1961

Writer. Wrote a weekly literary column for the Herald-Tribune...

Mychal Fallon Judge

11 May 1933 – 11 Sep 2001

September 11th Terrorist Attack Victim. A Roman Catholic Priest,...

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