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Famous Graves in Nevada

125 records found


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Tony Curtis

3 Jun 1925 – 29 Sep 2010

Actor. Born Bernard Schwartz, his father was a tailor who...

Redd Foxx

9 Dec 1922 – 11 Oct 1991

Comedian, Actor. He was best known for his role as junk man...

Harry Haag James

15 Mar 1916 – 5 Jul 1983

Musician, Band Leader. The wartime era was crowded with big bands...

Chief Tecopa

c.1815 – 1906

Native American Indian Leader. Chief Tecopa (Teca-Avats) became...

Sonny Liston

8 May 1932 – 30 Dec 1970

Heavyweight Champion of the World 1962-1964. Sonny Liston was...

Dat-So-La-Lee Louisa Keyser

1835 – 6 Dec 1925

American Indian Artist. Dat-So-La-Le was Native American Washoe...

William “Wild Bill” Elliott

16 Oct 1904 – 26 Nov 1965

Actor. He was the most prolific B Western performer in Hollywood...

Russ Morgan

29 Apr 1904 – 7 Aug 1969

Musician. A trombone player, in the 1920s and 1930s, he was an...

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Preston Ward

24 Jul 1927 – 3 Jun 2013

Major League Baseball Player. For nine seasons (1948, 1950 and...

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Steve Rossi

25 May 1932 – 24 Jun 2014

Comedian. Born Joseph Charles Tafarella, he was discovered by Mae...

Velma “Wild Horse Annie” Bronn Johnston

5 Mar 1912 – 27 Jun 1977

Animal Rights Activist. During the 1950s in Nevada, she exposed...

Chic Johnson

5 Mar 1896 – 2 Feb 1962

Entertainer. He was born Harold Ogden Johnson in Chicago,...

Pancho Gonzales

9 May 1928 – 3 Jul 1995

Legendary Tennis Player. He won consecutive U.S. Championships in...

Billy Guy

20 Jun 1936 – 5 Nov 2002

R&B/Doo-Wop Musician. A native of Attasca, Texas, he was born...

Wovoka Jack Wilson

1856 – 20 Sep 1932

Paiute Mystic and prophet of the "Ghost Dance" religion. Little...

Richard “Old Man” Harrison

4 Mar 1941 – 25 Jun 2018

Television Personality. Best known as "The Old Man", he starred...

Phyllis Davis

17 Jul 1940 – 27 Sep 2013

Actress. Born Phyllis Ann Davis, she is best remembered for her...

Gene Robertson

25 Dec 1899 – 21 Oct 1981

Baseball Player. Eugene Robertson was the most prominent major...

Dolores Fuller

10 Mar 1923 – 9 May 2011

Actress, Songwriter. A pretty blonde, she is remembered for...

Hank Greenspun

27 Aug 1909 – 22 Jul 1989

Newspaper Publisher, Real Estate Entrepreneur. He was a pivotal...

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