A Virtual Cemetery created by Sue Modolo

Celebrities who have died in Airplane Crashes

Celebrities - movie stars, TV stars, singers, sports stars - who have died in plane crashes

17 memorials
 Patsy Cline

Patsy Cline

8 Sep 1932 – 5 Mar 1963

Country Music Singer, Songwriter, and Pioneer. She...

Frederick County, Virginia, USA

 Patsy Cline

Patsy Cline

8 Sep 1932 – 5 Mar 1963

Country Music Singer, Songwriter, and Pioneer. She...

Camden, Benton County, Tennessee, USA

 Lloyd “Cowboy” Copas

Lloyd “Cowboy” Copas

15 Jul 1913 – 5 Mar 1963

Country Musician. Patsy Cline had participated in...

Goodlettsville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA

 Jim Croce

Jim Croce

10 Jan 1943 – 20 Sep 1973

Folk-rock Singer, Songwriter. He began his...

Frazer, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA

Plot info: Section B/B

 Hawkshaw Hawkins

Hawkshaw Hawkins

22 Dec 1921 – 5 Mar 1963

Country Musician. Patsy Cline had participated in...

Goodlettsville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA

Plot info: Music Row 10-C-1

 Buddy Holly

Buddy Holly

7 Sep 1936 – 3 Feb 1959

Musician. Born in Lubbock, Texas, by junior high...

Lubbock, Lubbock County, Texas, USA

Plot info: Block 44

 Randy Hughes

Randy Hughes

11 Sep 1928 – 5 Mar 1963

Country Musician. Born Ramsey Dorris Hughes, he...

Goodlettsville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA

 Dean Paul Martin Jr.

Dean Paul Martin Jr.

17 Nov 1951 – 21 Mar 1987

Actor, Entertainer. Born in Santa Monica,...

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA

Plot info: Section 419, grave P-28

No grave photo

Glenn Miller

1 Mar 1904 – 15 Dec 1944

Musician. He received notoriety as an American...

Buried or Lost at Sea
 Glenn Miller

Glenn Miller

1 Mar 1904 – 15 Dec 1944

Jazz Bandleader, Trombonist. Born Alton Glenn...

Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England

Plot info: No Known Grave; name is listed on the Tablets of the Missing.

 Glenn Miller

Glenn Miller Cenotaph

1 Mar 1904 – 15 Dec 1944

Musician. He received notoriety as an American...

Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA

Plot info: Memorial Section H, Number 464-A, on Wilson Drive

 Glenn Miller

Glenn Miller Cenotaph

1 Mar 1904 – 15 Dec 1944

Musician. He received notoriety as an American...

New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA

 Otis Redding Jr.

Otis Redding Jr.

9 Sep 1941 – 10 Dec 1967

Rhythm and Blues Singer. He was one of the most...

Round Oak, Jones County, Georgia, USA

 Jim Reeves

Jim Reeves

20 Aug 1923 – 31 Jul 1964

Country Music Singer. He received international...

Carthage, Panola County, Texas, USA

 J.P. “Big Bopper” Richardson

J.P. “Big Bopper” Richardson

24 Oct 1930 – 3 Feb 1959

Rock Singer. Best remembered for his hit song...

Beaumont, Jefferson County, Texas, USA

Plot info: First burial plot-Lily Pool Garden, Block C, Lot 31, Space 3

 Kyu “Kyu-chan” Sakamoto

Kyu “Kyu-chan” Sakamoto

10 Dec 1941 – 12 Aug 1985

Singer. He made his show business debut in 1960....

Minato-ku, Tokyo Metropolis, Japan

 Ritchie Valens

Ritchie Valens

13 May 1941 – 3 Feb 1959

Rock Musician. Born Richard Steven Valenzuela in a...

Mission Hills, Los Angeles County, California, USA

Plot info: Section C, Lot 248, Grave 3

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