10 Famous People You Probably Didn’t Know Were Buried In New York

A perk of living in New York is that you’ve more than likely spotted a celebrity or person holding some significance at least once, even if you don’t reside in the Big Apple. But here’s a good way to pick your brain, how many historical figures and famous people do you know of that are buried in New York?

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Now that you know who’s buried in our cemeteries, are you ready to check out the haunted ones? Read about the 5 Most Disturbing Cemeteries In New York That Will Give You Goosebumps!