Celebrities & Notables

Celebrities & Notables Interred at Ferncliff

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Addyman, Frank H. (1884 - 1934)
Former Mayor of Ardsley
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 7, Alcove G, Crypt 46
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Althouse, Paul S. (1889 - 1954)
Opera Singer
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 7, Private Alcove O, Crypt 31A
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Archer, Harry (1886 - 1960)
Composer of "I Love You"
Cemetery
Prospect , Grave 1015
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Arlen, Harold (1905 - 1986)
Composer of "Over The Rainbow"
Cemetery
Hickory, Grave 1666
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Armour, Thomas (Tommy) (1895 - 1968)
Hall of Fame Professional Golfer
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Auer, Leopold (1845 - 1930)
Violinist
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 1, Alcove D, Crypt 31
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Austin, Albert Elmer (1877 - 1942)
U.S. Congressman - House of Representatives (CT)
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 2, Alcove P, Niche 4
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Baer, Arthur (Bugs) (1886 - 1969)
Journalist
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 6, Private Alcove D, Niche 4
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Baldwin, James (1924 - 1987)
Novelist, Essayist
Cemetery
Hillcrest A, Grave 1203
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Barthelmess, Richard Semler (1895 - 1963)
Actor
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 8, Alcove BB, Column B, Memorial Niche 1
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Bartok, Bela (1881 - 1945)
Composer, Pianist, Scholar
Cemetery
St. Peter, Grave 470 (In memoriam)
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Beard, Charles (1874 - 1948)
Educator, Historian
Cemetery
St. Paul, Plot 309
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Beard, Mary (1867 - 1958)
Historian
Cemetery
St. Paul, Plot 309
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Billingsley, Sherman (1900 - 1966)
Nightclub owner (Stork Club); Ex-bootlegger
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 8, Alcove Y, Crypt 74
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Biow, Milton (1892 - 1976)
Advertising Genius
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 5, Alcove AA, Private Room 4, Crypt 1
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Bloch, Ray (1902 - 1982)
Musician, Songwriter
Cemetery
St. Paul, Plot 184, Grave 2
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Booth, Ballington (1857 - 1940)
Social Reformer: Volunteers of America
Cemetery
St. Paul, Plot 237, Grave 2
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Booth, Maud Charlesworth (1865 - 1948)
Co-founder of Volunteers of America
Cemetery
St. Paul, Plot 237, Grave 2
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Bordoni, Irene (1895 - 1953)
Broadway Actress: Paris
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 6, Tier AA-CC, Column A, Niche 12
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Boswell-Leedy, Connee (1907 - 1976)
Singer
Cemetery
Hillcrest J, Grave 227
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Boyd, James Andrew (Jim) (1933 - 2013)
Actor "J. Arthur Crank" (and others) on "Electric Company"
Cemetery
St. Paul
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Browning, Frances Heenan (Peaches) (1910 - 1956)
Actress
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 7, Alcove MM, Crypt 35
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Brynner, Yul (1915 - 1985)
Actor: The King and I; The Ten Commandments
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Caesar, Adolph (1933 - 1986)
Actor: A Soldiers Story
Cemetery
Beechwood, Grave 238
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Calder, A. King (1898 - 1964)
Actor: Lieutenant Grey
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 7, Alcove NNJJ, Column O, Niche 14
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Calloway, Northern J. (1950 - 1990)
Actor "David" on "Sesame Street"
Cemetery
Hickory 2, Grave 438
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Cardillo, Salvatore (1880 - 1947)
Composer
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 5, Alcove X, Crypt 11
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Carnegie (Zanft), Hattie (1856 - 1956)
Dress Designer
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 7, Alcove NN, Private Memorial Room 1, Crypt 2
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Carvel, Thomas (1906 - 1990)
Founder of Carvel Ice Cream
Cemetery
St. Paul, Plot 188, Grave 2
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Christians, Mady (1900 - 1951)
Actress
Cemetery
Oakwood, Grave 1946
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Cores, Alexander (1900 - 1994)
Violinist Dorian String Quartet
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 11, Tier DD2, Niche B4
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Crawford, Joan (1908 - 1977)
Actress: Mildred Pierce
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 8, Alcove E, Crypt 42
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Creston, Paul (1906 - 1985)
Composer, Educator, Organist
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 9, Alcove A, Memorial Niche 2
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Crystal, David (1882 - 1962)
Major clothing manufacturer of the 20th century
Ferncliff Mausoleum
M08, EE, 41-51
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Damerel, Myrtle (Vail) (1888 - 1978)
Myrt & Marge Vail Radio Show
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 4, Columbarium 2, Arcade, Column L, Niche 5
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DePutti, Lyla (1899 - 1931)
Noted Silent Screen Actress
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 1, Alcove D, Crypt 31
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DeVecchi, Dr. Paolo (1847 - 1931)
Italian American Philanthropist
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 7, Alcove K, Crypt 13
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Dohahue, Jack (1888 - 1930)
Actor, Theatrical
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 1, Private Room L, Crypt 2
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Feuermann, Emmanuel (1902 - 1942)
Cellist
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Fick, Donna Damerel (Marge Vail) (1912 - 1941)
Myrt & Marge Vail Radio Show
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 4, Columbarium 2, Arcade, Column L, Niche 5
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Fields, Lew (1867 - 1941)
Vaudevillian, Comedian
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 4, Columbarium. 2, Alcove D, Column E, Niche 5
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Fokine, Michel (1880 - 1942)
Ballet Choreographer
Shrine of Memories
Unit 1, Tier L, Crypt 12
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Freed, Alan (1921 - 1965)
Radio DJ, "The Father of Rock & Roll"
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 8, Alcove ST, Column B, Niche 2
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Fuleihan, Anis (1900 - 1970)
Noted Composer, Pianist & Conductor
Cemetery
St. Luke, Grave 864
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Furness, Betty Midgley (1916 - 1994)
Actress, Consumer Advocate, Commentator
Cemetery
Hillcrest Urn Garden, Grave 5C
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Garland, Judy (1922 - 1969)
Singer, Actress
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 9, Alcove HH, Crypt 31 (1969-2017)
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Gunther, John Jr. (1929 - 1947)
Son of John Gunther
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 6, Tier AA-CC, Column R, Niche 5
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Hammerstein II, Oscar (1895 - 1960)
American librettist & theatrical producer
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Hanshaw, Annette (The Personality Girl) (1901 - 1985)
American jazz age singer
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 3, Alcove B, Side Companion Crypt 43
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Harris, Gordon L. (1893 - 1958)
Founder of Ferncliff Mausoleum
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 8, Alcove F, Private Room 1, Crypt 2
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Hart, Moss (1904 - 1961)
Playwright, Director
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 8, Alcove EE-FF, Column. D, Niche 4
photo of Haughton, Aaliyah
Haughton, Aaliyah (1979 - 2001)
Pop Singer
Rosewood Mausoleum
Unit 4A Tier CC Private Section, Crypt 3
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Henderson, Helen A. (1897 - 1988)
Ziefeld Follies
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 1, Alcove HG, Private Section 1, Crypt 2
photo of Henson, Jim
Henson, Jim (1936 - 1990)
Muppets Creator
photo of Horney, Karen
Horney, Karen (1885 - 1952)
Psychiatrist
Cemetery
St. Paul, Plot 335, Grave 2
photo of Hsu, Dan (Xu I-Cheng)
Hsu, Dan (Xu I-Cheng) (1931 - 2014)
Artist
Cemetery
Wittenberg Estate Garden D, Plot 348, Grave 2
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Hunter, Alberta (1895 - 1984)
Blues Singer, Songwriter
Cemetery
Elmwood, Grave 1411
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Kai-Shek, Madame Chiang (1898 - 2003)
Former First Lady of China
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 11, Alcove JJJ, Private Room 5, Crypt 3
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Kern, Jerome (1885 - 1945)
Composer
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 4, Alcove C, Private Memorial Niche 1
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Koo, VK Wellington (1888 - 1985)
Diplomat, Stateman
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 11, Alcove JJ, Crypt 226
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Kung, Hsiang-His (1881 - 1967)
Minister of Finance & Industry - China
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 11, Alcove JJJ, Private Room 6, Crypt 3
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Lennon, John (1940 - 1980)
Musician, Singer
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Lorne, Marion (1885 - 1968)
Actress "Bewitched, Aunt Clara"
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 3, Niche Panel EE, Niche 3
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Mabley, Moms (1899 - 1975)
Comedienne
Cemetery
Knollwood Garden 1, Row 14, Grave 4
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Malcolm X (1925 - 1965)
Civil Rights Leader
Cemetery
Pinewood B, Grave 150
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Mancuso, Francis X. (1887 - 1970)
Supreme Court Judge (NY)
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 1, Alcove K, Private Section 5, Crypt 2
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Marlow, Hugh (1911 - 1982)
Actor - "All About Eve"
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 10, Alcove BB-CC, Niche 9A
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Maxwell, Elsa (1883 - 1963)
Society Leader
Cemetery
Rosewood 2, Grave 1132
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Mizell, Jason (Jam Master Jay) (1965 - 2002)
Rap Star, Disc Jockey
Cemetery
Hillcrest Garden C, Grave 1120
photo of Monk, Thelonious
Monk, Thelonious (1920 - 1982)
Jazz Pianist, Composer
Cemetery
Hillcrest I, Grave 405
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Muhammed, Khalid A. (1949 - 2001)
Civil Rights Activist
Cemetery
Hickory Terrace, Grave 6317
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Munson, Ona (1910 - 1955)
Actress - "Gone With the Wind, Belle Watling"
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 8, Tier Y, Column G, Niche 5
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Oberhardt, William (1882 - 1958)
Artist, Portrait Painter, Illustrator, Sculptor
Cemetery
St. Paul, Plot 659A
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Passannante, William F. (1920 - 1996)
State Assembly (NY)
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 6, Alcove GG, Private Room 1, Crypt 5
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Potts, David Matthew (1906 - 1976)
U.S. Congressman, House of Rep. (NY)
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 9, Alcove H, Crypt 72
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Powell, James (1949 - 1964)
Folk Figure
Cemetery
Hemlock, Grave 860
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Pugatsky, William M. (1894 - 1959)
Child Prodigy, Vaudevillian, Violinist - Cleveland Symphony Orchestra, Founder & Conductor - Troy Symphony
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 5, Columbarium 3, Group C, Column A, Niche 1
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Rank, Otto (1884 - 1939)
Psychiatrist
Cemetery
St. James, Plot 114
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Rathbone, Basil 1892 (1967) ( - )
Actor - "Sherlock Holmes"
Shrine of Memories
Unit 1, Tier K, Crypt 117
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Reeve, Christopher (1952 - 2004)
Actor: "Superman"
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Revson, Charles (1906 - 1975)
Founder of Revlon Cosmetics
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 5, Alcove BBB, Private Room 4, Crypt 2
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Revson, Douglas (1941 - 1967)
Revlon Cosmetics
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 9, Alcove F, Crypt 26
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Revson, Peter (1939 - 1974)
Racecar Driver
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 9, Alcove F, Crypt 26
photo of Robeson, Paul
Robeson, Paul (1898 - 1976)
Social Reformer, Singer, Athlete, Actor
Cemetery
Hillcrest A, Grave 1511
photo of Rockefeller, Nelson
Rockefeller, Nelson (1908 - 1979)
Governor of New York, 41st Vice President of US
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Rodriguez, Arsenio (1911 - 1970)
Cuban Musician
Cemetery
Ferncliff Hickory, Grave 1374
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Romberg, Sigmund (1887 - 1951)
Composer
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 1, Prvate Section BC 1, Crypt 5
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Ross, Jerry (1926 - 1955)
Tony Award-Winning Broadway Composer ("Pajama Game", "Damn Yankees")
Cemetery
St. James Section, Grave 519C
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Sands, Diana (1934 - 1973)
Acclaimed African-American Actress
Cemetery
Ashwood, Grave 545
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Sealy, Malik (1970 - 2000)
NBA Player
Cemetery
Hickory Terrace, Grave 5521
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Shabazz, Betty (1936 - 1997)
Philosopher, Leader, Wife of Malcolm X
Cemetery
Pinewood B, Grave 150
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Shor, Bernard (Toots) (1903 - 1977)
Restaurateur
Cemetery
Hillcrest A, Grave 1204
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Soglow, Otto (1900 - 1975)
Author, Cartoonist, New Yorker Magazine
Cemetery
St. Luke, Grave 1773
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Soong, T.V. (1894 - 1971)
Financier, Diplomat, Chairman of National Bank of China
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 9, Alcove FF, Crypt 113
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Steele, Alfred (1904 - 1959)
Businessman, Board Chairman of Pepsi, Married to Joan Crawford
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 8, Alcove E, Crypt 42
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Sturges, Preston (1898 - 1959)
Writer
Cemetery
Maplewood 4G Grave 74
photo of Sullivan, Ed
Sullivan, Ed (1918 - 1974)
Entertainer
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 8, Alcove G, Crypt 122
photo of Trilling, Lionel
Trilling, Lionel (1905 - 1975)
American Literary Critic
Cemetery
St. James, Plot 653, Grave 2
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Tyler, Judy Hess (1933 - 1957)
Actress - "Howdy Doody"
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 8, Private Memorial Room B1
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Ulric, Lenore (1893 - 1943)
Actress
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Veidt, Conrad (1893 - 1943)
Actor, "Casa Blanca"
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 6, Tier AC, Column A, Niche 1 (in memoriam)
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Vine, Billy (1915 - 1958)
Comedian "The Lucky Stiff"
Shrine of Memories
Unit 1, Tier A, Crypt 12
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Walburn, Raymond (1887 - 1969)
Actor - "Mr. Deeds Goes to Town"
photo of Warfield, David
Warfield, David (1866 - 1951)
Actor
Cemetery
St. Paul, Plot 180, Grave 1
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Waterman, Frank (1869 - 1938)
Founder of Pen Company
Ferncliff Mausoleum
Unit 1, Alcove M, Crypt 29
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Woolrich, Cornel (1903 - 1968)
Author, Screenwriter
Shrine of Memories
Unit 1, Tier G, Crypt 29
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Young, Whitney (1921 - 1971)
Social Reformer, National Urban League
Cemetery
Knollwood Garden 2, Plot C, Grave 5