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From: "Alison Pinsley" <>
Subject: [NYWESTCH-L] Fw: Famous People Buried in Westchester Cemeteries
Date: Tue, 1 Jun 1999 22:15:07 -0500


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From: Alison Pinsley <>
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Subject: Famous People Buried in Westchester Cemeteries

> The following information was printed in yesterday's (5/31) Journal News.
>
> GATE OF HEAVEN CEMETERY, HAWTHORNE
>
> Babe Ruth (1895 - 1948)
> James Cagney (1899-1986)
> Jimmy Walker: Mayor of NYC (1881 - 1946)
> Fred Allen (1895 - 1956)
> Dorothy Kilgallen: gossip columnist (1913 - 1965)
> Billy Martin (1928 - 1989)
> Sal Mineo (1939 - 1976)
>
> SLEEPY HOLLOW CEMETERY - TARRYTOWN
>
> Washington Irving - (1783 - 1859)
> Andrew Carnegie (1835 - 1919)
> William Rockerfeller (1841 - 1922)
> Samuel Gomperws: Labor Union Founder
> (1850 - 1924)
> Walter Chrysler (1875 - 1940)
> Gabriel Grant: Civil War surgeon and Medal of Honor winner ( 1826 - 1909)
> "Major" Bowes (1874 - 1946)
> Mark Hellinger: columnist (1903 - 1947)
>
> KENSICO CEMETERY, VALHALLA
>
> Lou Gehrig ( 1903 - 1941)
> Sergei Rachmanioff (1873 - 1943)
> Florenz Ziegfeld (1867 - 1932)
> Billie Burke (1886 - 1970)
> Ayn Rand (1905 - 1982)
> Harriet Quimby: first woman to fly the English channel (1884 - 1912)
> Danny Kaye (1913 - 1987)
> Tommy Dorsey (1905 - 1956)
> Paddy Chayefsky (1923 - 1981)
> Herbert Lehman: NY governor and US senator
> (1878 - 1963)
> John Wilys (1873 - 1935)
> Peter Arno (1904 - 1968)
>
> FERNCLIFF CEMETERY, HARTSDALE
>
> Judy Garland (1922 - 1969)
> Joan Crawford (1908 - 1977)
> Malcolm X (1925 - 1965)
> Paul Robeson (1898 - 1976)
> Ed Sullivan (1902 - 1974)
> James Baldwin (1924 - 1987)
> Jerome Kern (1885 - 1945)
> Moss Hart (1904 - 1961)
> Basil Rathbone (1892 - 1967)
> "Moms" Mobley (1894 - 1975)
> "Toots" Shor: restaurateur (1905 - 1977)
> Thelonius Monk (1917 - 1982)
> Harold Arlen (1905 - 1986)
> Alan Freed: coined the phrase 'rock 'n' roll'
> (1972 - 1965)
>
> WESTCHESTER HILLS CEMETERY,
> Memorial Park of the Stephen Wise Free
> Synagogue, Hastings-on-Hudson
>
> George (1898 - 1937) and Ira Gershwin (1986 - 1983)
> Billy Rose (1899 - 1966)
> Lee Strasberg (1901 - 1982)
> Billy Holliday (1921 - 1965)
> John Garfield (1913 - 1952)
>
> Compiled by Ray Weiss, Nancy Cacioppo and Jesus Ortiz.
>

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