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Famous Graves in Oregon

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Virgil Walter Earp

18 Jul 1843 – 19 Oct 1905

Western Lawman. Born in Hartford Kentucky, he was brother to...

Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA

Linus Carl Pauling

28 Feb 1901 – 19 Aug 1994

Scientist, Medical Pioneer. Champion of vitamin C, researcher of...

Lake Oswego, Clackamas County, Oregon, USA

Larry Gilbert Dahl

10 Jun 1949 – 23 Feb 1971

Vietnam Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. He was a...

Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA

Carl Barks

27 Mar 1901 – 25 Aug 2000

Cartoonist. He is best known for his illustrations and animation...

Grants Pass, Josephine County, Oregon, USA

Kevin Hagen Cenotaph

3 Apr 1928 – 9 Jul 2005

Actor. He was popular character performer, best remembered for...

Grants Pass, Josephine County, Oregon, USA

Johnnie Ray

10 Jan 1927 – 24 Feb 1990

Musician. Born John Alvin Ray in in Dallas, Oregon, he was...

Dayton, Yamhill County, Oregon, USA

Lyle Alzado

3 Apr 1949 – 14 May 1992

Professional Football Player. He played for the Denver Broncos,...

Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA

Robert Dale Maxwell

26 Oct 1920 – 11 May 2019

World War II Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in...

Terrebonne, Deschutes County, Oregon, USA

Steve Roland “Pre” Prefontaine

25 Jan 1951 – 30 May 1975

Distance Runner, Athlete. Born in Coos Bay, Oregon, he was a...

Coos Bay, Coos County, Oregon, USA

Carl Mays

12 Nov 1891 – 4 Apr 1971

Major League Baseball Player. Born in Liberty, Kentucky, he was a...

Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA

Homer Norman Wallin

6 Dec 1893 – 6 Mar 1984

United States Navy Admiral. He graduated from the United States...

Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA

Rowdy Roddy Piper

17 Apr 1954 – 31 Jul 2015

Professional Wrestler, Actor. Born Roderick George Toombs, he was...

Tigard, Washington County, Oregon, USA

Larry Keating

13 Jun 1899 – 26 Aug 1963

Actor. He was a very familiar face in movies and on television...

Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA

Ken Kesey

17 Sep 1935 – 10 Nov 2001

Acclaimed Writer. He was the author who broke onto the literary...

Eugene, Lane County, Oregon, USA

Jack “Nonpareil” Dempsey

15 Dec 1862 – 1 Nov 1895

Professional Boxer. Real name John Edward Kelly. He was the World...

Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA

Rebecca Schaeffer

6 Nov 1967 – 18 Jul 1989

Actress. Best known for her role as 'Patti Russell' in "My Sister...

Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA

Roswell Hawks Lamson

29 Mar 1838 – 14 Aug 1903

Civil War Union Naval Officer. His family were Oregon Trail...

Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA

Kenneth L. Reusser

27 Jan 1920 – 20 Jun 2009

US Marine Corps Aviator. He flew 253 combat missions, was the...

Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA

Daniel Simon

18 Dec 1918 – 26 Jul 2005

Television Writer. The brother of playwright Neil Simon, he...

Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA

Erskine Caldwell

17 Dec 1903 – 11 Apr 1987

Author. He was a novelist known for the works "Tobacco Road" and...

Ashland, Jackson County, Oregon, USA

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