Ferncliff Harstdaleby Sylviastel | created - 13 Sep 2012 | updated - 28 Jan 2017 | Public
The men and women interred at Ferncliff Cemetery and Mausoleum in Hartsdale, Westchester County, New York.
Actor | Only Angels Have Wings
Richard Barthelmess was born into a theatrical family in which his mother was an actress. While attending Trinity College in Connecticut, he began appearing in stage productions. While on vacation in 1916, a friend of his mother, actress Alla Nazimova, offered him a part in War Brides (1916), and ...
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 8, Alcove BB, Column B, Memorial Niche 1
2. Harold Arlen
Music_department | The Wizard of Oz
No American has written more first-rate songs than Arlen. He grew up in a musical family (his father was a cantor), and disappointed but didn't surprise his parents by dropping out of high school to become a musician. A stint as pianist and singer with a dance band, the Buffalodians, allowed him to...
Plot: Hickory, Grave 1666
Writer | They Learned About Women
Arthur 'Bugs' Baer was born on January 9, 1886 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Arthur Aaron Baer. He was a writer and editor, known for They Learned About Women (1930), Headin' Home (1920) and Battle Royal (1932). He was married to Louise Allcut Andrews and Marjorie Cassidy. He died on May 17...
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 6, Private Alcove D, Niche 4
6. Harry Archer
Actor | The Hope Diamond Mystery
Harry Archer was born on February 21, 1886 in Creston, Iowa, USA as Harry Auracher. He was an actor, known for The Hope Diamond Mystery (1921), The Mystery Ship (1917) and The Red Ace (1917). He was married to Ruth Gilette. He died on April 23, 1960 in New York City, New York, USA.
Plot: Prospect, Grave 1015
7. Béla Bartók
Soundtrack | The Shining
Born in Hungary in 1881, Bartok began his musical studies on the piano at age five. His mother was his first teacher; after his father died in 1888, the Bartok family moved to Nagyszolos, where Bela continued his piano studies and took up composition. At age eleven, he made his first public ...
Plot: St. Peter, Grave 470 Original Burial Site.
8. Mary Beard
Self | Votes for Women
Mary Beard was born in 1876 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA as Mary Ritter. She was married to Charles Beard. She died in 1956.
Plot: St. Paul, Plot 309
Sherman Billingsley was born on March 10, 1900 in Enid, Oklahoma, USA. He died on October 4, 1966 in New York City, New York, USA.
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 8, Alcove Y, Crypt 74
10. Ray Bloch
Music_department | Science Fiction Theatre
Composer, songwriter ("When Love Has Gone"), conductor, pianist, author and arranger, he came to the USA during World War I. He was a pianist in New York Ballrooms, then organized his own orchestra and toured the US in vaudeville. He was a pianist on radio, then a music director and arranger for ...
Plot: St Paul section, plot 184, Grave 2
11. Irène Bordoni
Actress | Paris
Corsican Irène Bordoni was one of several Broadway stars who failed to translate their success to the screen. Born to Italian parents, she was an assured child actress in her native country before emigrating to the United States. There, she established herself on the Great White Way in musical ...
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit ? Tier AA-CC, Column A, Niche 12
12. Connee Boswell
Actress | Senior Prom
Singer, songwriter, composer, arranger and actress, Connee Boswell studied with Otto Finck. With her sisters Vet Boswell and Martha Boswell she formed The Boswell Sisters, appearing on records, radio, in theaters and films, but later continuing her career as a single. In World War II she ...
Plot: Hillcrest J, Grave 227
13. Adolph Caesar
Actor | The Color Purple
Born in the Harlem section of New York City, joined the Navy, then studied drama at New York University; was an announcer for then joined the Negro Ensemble Co. in 1970 for such productions as "The River Niger", "Square Root of the Soul" and "The Brownsville Raid"; worked with repertory groups such...
Plot: Beechwood section, Grave 238
14. King Calder
Actor | The Best of Broadway
King Calder was born on April 21, 1897 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Albert King Calder. He was an actor, known for The Best of Broadway (1954), Martin Kane (1949) and The Twilight Zone (1959). He was married to Ethel Wilson. He died on June 28, 1964 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 7, Alcove NNJJ, Column O, Niche 14
15. Cab Calloway
Soundtrack | The Blues Brothers
Bandleader, songwriter ("Minnie the Moocher", "Are You Hep to That Jive?"), composer, singer, actor and author, educated at Crane College. While studying law, he sang with the band The Alabamians, and took over the group in 1928. He led The Missourians orchestra, then organized and led his own ...
Plot: Rosewood Mausoleum, 6A-BBB-C252 (third floor)
Actor | Sesame Street
Northern Calloway was born on January 22, 1948 in New York City, New York, USA as Northern James Calloway. He was an actor, known for Sesame Street (1969), Christmas Eve on Sesame Street (1978) and Sesame Street, Special (1988). He was married to Terry Calloway. He died on January 9, 1990 in ...
Plot: Hickory 2, Grave 438
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 7, Alcove NN, Private Memorial Room 1, Crypt 2
18. Mady Christians
Actress | Heidi
Mady Christians was born in Vienna, Austria. Destined to be in films in both Germany and the US, she started out as a stage actress but soon found new challenges in the world of cinema. Her first film was at the age of 24 when she appeared in Audrey (1916). She remained in German films for the next...
Plot: Oakwood section, grave 1946
19. Joan Crawford
Actress | What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
Joan Crawford was born Lucille Fay LeSueur on March 23, 1905, in San Antonio, Texas, to Anna Belle (Johnson) and Thomas E. LeSueur, a laundry laborer. By the time she was born, her parents had separated, and by the time she was a teenager, she'd had three stepfathers. It wasn't an easy life; ...
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 8, Alcove E, Crypt 42
Actress | Charlie Chan's Secret
Henrietta Crosman was born on September 2, 1861 in Wheeling, West Virginia, USA as Henrietta Foster Crosman. She was an actress, known for Charlie Chan's Secret (1936), The Right to Live (1935) and The Royal Family of Broadway (1930). She was married to Maurice Campbell and Sedley Brown. She died ...
21. Myrtle Vail
Actress | Myrt and Marge
Myrtle Vail was born on January 7, 1888 in Joliet, Illinois, USA. She was an actress, known for Myrt and Marge (1933), A Bucket of Blood (1959) and The Little Shop of Horrors (1960). She was married to George Damerel. She died on September 18, 1978 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA.
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 4, Columbarium 2, Arcade, Column L, Niche 5
22. Lya De Putti
Actress | Manon Lescaut
The daughter of a Hungarian baron and countess, Lya De Putti went on to perform classical ballet in Berlin, Germany, after a brief stint in Hungarian vaudeville. She later made several films at the German UFA studios, most notably Variety (1925), before going to Hollywood in 1926. While in America ...
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 1, Alcove D, Crypt 31
23. O.L. Duke
Stunts | Man on Fire
O.L. Duke's acting career breakthrough occurred when he replaced Denzel Washington in Charles Fuller 's Pulitzer Prize-winning original production of "A Soldier's Play" (later made into the film A Soldier's Story (1984). He was a member of both the renowned Actors Studio and the Negro Ensemble ...
Plot: Mausoleum Unit 4, Columbarium 2, Arcade, Column L, Niche 5
25. Lew Fields
Actor | The Barker
Lew Fields was born on January 1, 1867 in New York City, New York, USA as Moses Schanfield. He was an actor, known for The Barker (1917), The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle (1939) and The Delicatessen Shop (1915). He was married to Rose Harris. He died on July 20, 1941 in Beverly Hills, Los ...
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 4, Columbarium 2, Alcove D, Column E, Niche 5
26. Mikhail Fokin
Mikhail Fokin (Michel Fokine) was a Russian-American choreographer and dancer.
He was born Mikhail Mikhailovich Fokin on April 23, 1880 in St. Petersburg, Russia. He was the seventeenth of eighteen children, only 5 of whom grew to adulthood. His father, Mikhail Fokin, was a wealthy Russian merchant ...
Plot: Shrine of Memories Mausoleum, Unit 1, Tier L, Crypt 12
27. Donald Foster
Actor | Lord Love a Duck
Donald Foster was born on July 31, 1889 in Oil City, Pennsylvania, USA as Henri Donald Foster. He was an actor, known for Lord Love a Duck (1966), The Twilight Zone (1959) and Lights Out (1946). He was married to Alis Bushey Gray. He died on December 23, 1969 in Hollywood, California, USA.
28. Alan Freed
Soundtrack | Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
Alan Freed was born on December 15, 1921 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, USA as Albert Alan James Freed. He was married to Inga Boling, Marjorie Hess and Betty Lou Bean. He died on January 20, 1965 in Palm Springs, California, USA.
Original Burial Site: Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 8, Alcove ST, Columb B, Niche 2
29. Betty Furness
Actress | Dangerous Corner
Elizabeth Mary Furness was born on January 3, 1916 in New York City. She was a teenage model with the Powers agency and appeared in secondary roles in more than 35 movies. She is best remembered as the highly paid television spokesperson for Westinghouse Electric Corporation. She later moved on to ...
Plot: Hillcrest A, 5-C
30. Jane Gail
Actress | 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Jane Gail was born in Salem, New York. She was an early silent movie actress who didn't obtain the success of her counterparts. Her last film was Bitter Fruit (1920) in 1920. She never appeared on the silver screen again. Jane died in St. Petersburg, Florida in 1963.
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 7, Alcove KK, Crypt 11
31. Judy Garland
Actress | The Wizard of Oz
One of the brightest, most tragic movie stars of Hollywood's Golden Era, Judy Garland was a much-loved character whose warmth and spirit, along with her rich and exuberant voice, kept theatre-goers entertained with an array of delightful musicals.
She was born Frances Ethel Gumm on 10 June 1922 in ...
Original burial Plot: Unit 9, alcove HH, crypt 31. Her remains were relocated to Hollywood Forever in 2017.
32. Minnie Gentry
Actress | Bad Lieutenant
Minnie Gentry was born on December 2, 1915 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA as Minnie Lee Watson. She was an actress, known for Bad Lieutenant (1992), Black Caesar (1973) and Come Back Charleston Blue (1972). She was married to Lloyd Gentry. She died on May 6, 1993 in New York, USA.
34. John Gunther
Writer | Death Be Not Proud
John Gunther was born on August 30, 1901 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for Death Be Not Proud (1975), John Gunther's High Road (1959) and Information Please: Series 3, No. 1 (1941). He died on May 29, 1970 in New York City, New York, USA.
37. Kitty Carlisle
Actress | A Night at the Opera
Kitty Carlisle Hart wore a cloak of many professional and elegant colors. Actress, opera singer, Broadway performer, TV celebrity, game show panelist, patron of the arts, and, at age 95, this vital woman continued her six-decade musical odyssey with songs and reminisces in her one-woman show: "...
38. Moss Hart
Writer | A Star Is Born
Tony Award-winning American playwright/lyricist Moss Hart was born Oct. 24, 1904, in New York City to a poor Jewish family and raised in what he described as a "drab tenement" on 107th St. in the Bronx. He was educated in the city public school system. He showed a knack for writing at an early age-...
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 8, Alcove EE-FF, Column D, Niche 4
Soundtrack | Romeo Must Die
Talented. Beautiful. Modest. These three words described R&B singer-turned-actress Aaliyah perfectly.
Aaliyah Dana Haughton was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Diane (Hankerson) and Michael Haughton. Her uncle was music manager Barry Hankerson and her brother is director Rashad Haughton. Aaliyah was ...
Plot: Rosewood Mausoleum, Unit 4, Tier CC, Private Alcove, Crypt 3
40. B. Russell Herts
Writer | Grand Slam
Playwright, best known for the Broadway-produced A Female of the Species. He was the son of Benjamin H. Herts, a notable New York City interior and furniture designer (among others, they furnished the famous Knickerbocker Hotel, the Hotel St.Regis and the New York Produce exchange). Benjamin ...
41. Alberta Hunter
Soundtrack | Radio Parade of 1935
Composer, songwriter ("Down Hearted Blues"), author and singer who was a singer on early recordings after high school, later appearing in the London production of 'Showboat' and at the Palladium and throughout Europe and Egypt. She had a radio program over NBC, and toured Europe and the Pacific ...
Plot: Elmwood Section, Plot 1411
42. Kai-Shek Chiang
Self | The People Between
Kai-Shek Chiang was born on October 31, 1887 in Hsikow, Chekiang, China as Chung-Cheng Chiang. He was married to Madame Chiang. He died on April 5, 1975 in Taipei, Taiwan.
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 11, Alcove JJJ, Private Room 5, Crypt 3
43. Jerome Kern
Soundtrack | Till the Clouds Roll By
Jerome David Kern was born in 1885. He began his stage career grafting American songs (for which he wrote the music) into imported European operettas. His breakthrough came with the song "They Didn't Believe Me", written (with lyrics by Edward Laska) for a show called "The Girl from Utah". It ...
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 2, Alcove CC, Crypt 25
45. Alan Jay Lerner
Writer | An American in Paris
Playwright/lyricist Alan Jay Lerner was born into a wealthy New York City retailing family. His professional association with Frederick Loewe started in 1942 when they teamed up to write "Life of the Party". Their first Broadway success was the 1947 musical fantasy "Brigadoon." Lerner adapted work ...
Cremation Location: Plot: Ashes scattered
46. Avon Long
Actor | Trading Places
Avon Long was a featured singer and dancer in the Cotton Club in New York in 1934. Lena Horne credits him with bringing her out of the chorus line to a featured spot. In the 1940's, he won critical acclaim as "Sportin' Life" in the Broadway production of "Porgy and Bess". He also appeared in ...
47. Marion Lorne
Actress | Strangers on a Train
Forever embraced as the mumbling, bumbling Aunt Clara on the Bewitched (1964) television series, endearing character actress Marion Lorne had a five-decade-long career on the stage before ever becoming a familiar TV household name.
Born Marion Lorne MacDougall on August 12, 1883 (other sources list ...
48. Moms Mabley
Actress | Boarding House Blues
One the most successful entertainers of the Black vaudeville stage, also known as the Chitlin Circuit, was Jackie "Moms" Mabley, born Loretta Mary Aiken in 1894. At the apex of her long career, she was earning $10,000 a week at Harlem's Apollo Theatre. Mabley focused on conventional topics such as ...
Plot: Knollwood Gdn 1, Row 14, Grave 4
49. Hugh Marlowe
Actor | All About Eve
Marlowe was born Hugh Hipple in Philadelphia, and began his stage career in the 1930s at the Pasadena Playhouse in California. He performed extensively on radio, stage, television and film with credits including off-Broadway productions of "The Deer Park" in 1967 and "All My Sons" in 1974.
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 10, Alcove BB-CC, Niche 9A
50. Elsa Maxwell
Actress | Hotel for Women
Elsa Maxwell was born on May 24, 1881 in Keokuk, Iowa, USA. She was an actress, known for Hotel for Women (1939), Stage Door Canteen (1943) and Public Deb No. 1 (1940). She died on November 1, 1963 in New York City, New York, USA.
Plot: Rosewood 2, Grave 1132
51. Jason Mizell
Soundtrack | Die Hard
Jason Mizell was born on January 21, 1965 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Jason William Mizell. He was married to Terri Corley. He died on October 30, 2002 in Queens.
Plot: Hillcrest Garden C, Plot 1120 GPS coordinates: 41.0277481, -73.8323975 (hddd.dddd)
52. Thelonious Monk
Soundtrack | The Omega Man
Thelonious Monk was born on October 10, 1917 in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, USA as Thelonious Sphere Monk. He was married to Nellie Monk. He died on February 17, 1982 in Englewood, New Jersey, USA.
Plot: Hillcrest I, grave 405
53. Khalid Muhammad
Self | Street Wars
Controversial Nation of Islam activist who stirred controversy with his racial views. Was expelled from that organization after he promoted violence against whites in South Africa, and insulted both the Pope and Jews. After his expulsion, he formed the new Black Panther movement.
Plot: Hickory Terrace, Grave 6317
54. Ona Munson
Actress | Gone with the Wind
Ona Munson was born Owena Elizabeth Wolcott on June 16, 1903 in Portland, Oregon. She took singing and dancing lessons when she was a child. At the age of fourteen, Ona moved to New York City with her mother. She began her career performing in vaudeville. In 1919 she made her Broadway debut in ...
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 8, Tier Y, Column G, Niche 5
57. Frederick O'Neal
Actor | Pinky
African-American Frederick O'Neal was an actor and director of distinction, known for his exemplary work on stage and TV, but is hailed (and, arguably, better remembered) for his work behind the scenes as a revolutionary unionist and certifiable mover-and-shaker, earning major applause for his ...
Actress | The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman
Josephine Premice was born on July 21, 1926 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman (1974), The Next Step Beyond (1978) and Carnival in April (1953). She was married to Capt. Timothy Fales. She died on April 13, 2001 in ...
60. Basil Rathbone
Actor | The Adventures of Robin Hood
Basil Rathbone was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, in 1892, but three years later his family was forced to flee the country because his father was accused by the Boers of being a British spy at a time when Dutch-British conflicts were leading to the Boer War. The Rathbones escaped to England, ...
Plot: Shrine of Memories, unit 1, tier K, crypt 117
62. Paul Robeson
Actor | King Solomon's Mines
This handsome, eloquent and highly charismatic actor became one of the foremost interpreters of Eugene O'Neill's plays and one of the most treasured names in song during the first half of the twentieth century. He also courted disdain and public controversy for most of his career as a staunch Cold ...
Plot: Hillcrest A, Grave 1511
63. Sigmund Romberg
Soundtrack | Money Talks
Sigmund Romberg was born on July 29, 1887 in Nagykanizsa, Austria-Hungary. He was married to Lillian Harris. He died on November 9, 1951 in New York City, New York, USA.
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 1, Private Section BC 1, Crypt 5
64. Diana Sands
Actress | The Landlord
Diana Sands was born on August 22, 1934 in New York City, New York, USA as Diana Patricia Sands. She was an actress, known for The Landlord (1970), East Side/West Side (1963) and A Raisin in the Sun (1961). She was married to Lucien Happersberger. She died on September 21, 1973 in New York City.
Plot: Ashwood, Grave 545
65. Malik Sealy
Actor | Eddie
Malik Sealy was born on February 1, 1970 in The Bronx, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Eddie (1996), Diagnosis Murder (1993) and The Sentinel (1996). He was married to Lisa Sealy. He died on May 20, 2000 in St. Louis Park, Minnesota, USA.
Plot: Hickory Terrace, Grave 5521 GPS coordinates: 41.0266609, -73.8323822 (hddd.dddd)
66. Betty Shabazz
Betty Shabazz was born on May 28, 1936 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Betty Jean Sanders. She is known for her work on Malcolm X (1992), Unfaithfully Yours (1984) and Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X (1994). She was married to Malcolm X. She died on June 23, 1997 in New York City, New...
Plot: Pinewood B, Grave 150
67. Toots Shor
Actor | Four Star Revue
Toots Shor was born on May 6, 1903 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for All Star Revue (1950), The Red Skelton Hour (1951) and The Colgate Comedy Hour (1950). He died on January 23, 1977 in New York City, New York, USA.
Plot: Hillcrest A, grave 1204
68. Oscar E. Soglow
Writer | The ABC Saturday Superstar Movie
Oscar E. Soglow was born on December 23, 1900 in New York City, New York, USA as Otto Soglow. He was a writer and director, known for The ABC Saturday Superstar Movie (1972), Darkest Africa (1930) and Marching Along (1933). He died on April 3, 1975 in New York City.
Plot: St Luke section, grave 1773
69. Irene Solomon
71. Preston Sturges
Writer | The Great McGinty
Preston Sturges' own life is as unlikely as some of the plots of his best work. He was born into a wealthy family. As a boy he helped out on stage productions for his mother's friend, Isadora Duncan (the scarf that strangled her was made by his mother's company, Maison Desti). He served in the U.S....
Plot: Maplewood 4 garden, grave 74
72. Ed Sullivan
Actor | Bye Bye Birdie
The beloved graven image of TV variety from 1948 to 1971 on CBS, Ed Sullivan originally made his name as a newspaper sportswriter, radio broadcaster and theater columnist for the New York Daily News. His column focused primarily on Broadway shows and juicy items about its stars. Hired in 1932 by ...
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 8, Alcove G, Crypt 122
73. Ernst Toller
Writer | Pastor Hall
Ernst Toller was a German Jewish playwright, the son of wealthy parents in the Polish-speaking area of Prussia, and was considered one of the most promising of the German Expressionist dramatic movement. After enlisting in the German army in 1914, the horrors of trench warfare (including a personal...
74. Diana Trilling
Writer | Town Bloody Hall
Diana Trilling was born on July 21, 1905 in New York City, New York, USA. She was a writer, known for Town Bloody Hall (1979) and Firing Line (1966). She was married to Lionel Trilling. She died on October 23, 1996 in New York City.
Plot: St. James, Plot 653, Grave 1
76. Judy Tyler
Actress | Jailhouse Rock
Her father a trumpeter with bands such as Paul Whiteman and Benny Goodman, and her mother was a former Ziegfeld Follies dancer. Judy studied ballet, music, and acting, won a "Miss Stardust" beauty contest in 1949, danced with the Copacabana chorus line. and was making bit appearances on television ...
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 8, Private Memorial Room B1
77. Lenore Ulric
Actress | Camille
Lenore Ulric was born in New Ulm, Minnesota, on July 21, 1892. She was largely a character actress who appeared in only thirteen films in her in a career that spanned from 1915 to 1947. Lenore was 23 years old when she acted her first production The Better Woman (1915). After The Road to Love (1916)...
78. Conrad Veidt
Actor | Casablanca
Conrad Veidt attended the Sophiengymnasium (secondary school) in the Schoeneberg district of Berlin, and graduated without a diploma in 1912, last in his class of 13. Conrad liked animals, theater, cinema, fast cars, pastries, thunderstorms, gardening, swimming and golfing. He disliked heights, ...
79. Billy Vine
Actor | The Vagabond King
Billy Vine was born on December 23, 1914. He was an actor, known for The Vagabond King (1956), The Lucky Stiff (1949) and Vine Women and Song (1946). He died on February 10, 1958 in New York City, New York, USA.
Plot: Shrine of Memories, unit 1, tier a, crypt 12
80. Raymond Walburn
Actor | Mr. Deeds Goes to Town
Stalwart character Raymond Walburn is one of those actors whose name may have slipped through the memory cracks over time, but whose valued contribution to 30s and 40s comedy films certainly warrants a reminder. Somewhat reminiscent of the "Mr. Monopoly" character, Walburn was the archetypal ...
82. Cornell Woolrich
Writer | Rear Window
Prolific mystery writer Cornell Woolrich was born in New York City, but his parents separated when he was young and he spent much of his childhood in Latin America with his father. Then he was sent back to New York to live with his rich, domineering mother, Claire. He attended Columbia University ...
Plot: Shrine of Memories Mausoleum, Unit 1, Tier G, Crypt 102
83. Malcolm X
Writer | Malcolm X
Malcolm X was born Malcolm Little on May 19, 1925, in Omaha, Nebraska, one of seven children. His father, Earl Little, was a Baptist preacher who supported Marcus Garvey's Back to Africa movement. When Malcolm was four, the family moved to Lansing, Michigan, where Earl attempted opening a store ...
Plot: Pinewood B, Grave 150
84. Joe Young
Soundtrack | King Kong
A founder of ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers) in 1914. On its board of directors, 1926-1939.
Plot: Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 1, Alcove J-I
85. Whitney Young
Self | The March in Washington
Whitney Young was born on July 31, 1921 in Lincoln Ridge, Kentucky, USA as Whitney Moore Young Jr. He was married to Margaret Buckner. He died on March 11, 1971 in Lagos, Nigeria.
Plot: Knollwood Garden 2, Plot C, Grave 5
86. Jim Henson
Actor | The Muppet Show
Jim Henson never thought that he would make a name of himself in puppetry; it was merely a way of getting himself on television. The vehicle that achieved it was Sam and Friends (1955), a late-night puppet show that was on after the 11:00 news in Washington DC. It proved to be very popular and ...