Anna Akhmatova, Komarovo Cemetery, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation



Louisa May Alcott, Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA


Hans Christian Andersen, Assistens Cemetery, Copenhagen, Denmark


Guillaume Apollinaire, Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, France


Hannah Arendt, Bard College Cemetery, Annandale-on-Hudson, Dutchess County, New York, USA


Arman (Armand Pierre Fernandez), Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, France


Jean Arp, Locarno, Switzerland


Antonin Artaud, Cimetière de Marseille, Marseille, France



Wystan Hugh Auden, Kirchstetten, Sankt Pölten-Land Bezirk, Austria


Jane Austen, Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, United Kingdom


Hugo Ball, Sant'Abbondio Church Cemetery Montagnola, Switzerland


Honoré de Balzac, Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, France


Theodore de Banville, Cimetière de Montparnasse, Paris, France


Matsuo Basho, Otsu, Shiga Prefecture, Japan


Paolo Bassani, Cimitero Ebraico, Ferrara, Italy


Georges Bataille, Cimetière de Vézelay, France


Charles Baudelaire, Cimetière de Montparnasse, Paris, France


Julian Beck, Cedar Park Cemetery, Emerson, Bergen County, New Jersey, USA



Samuel Beckett, Cimetière de Montparnasse, Paris, France


William Beckford, Walcot Cemetery, Bath, United Kingdom


Dario Bellezza, Cimitero Acattolico, Rome, Italy


Saul Bellow, Morningside Cemetery, Brattleboro, Windham County, Vermont, USA


Carmelo Bene, Cimitero Municipale, Otranto, Italy


Walter Benjamin, Portboun, Girona, Spain


Gottfried Benn, Waldfriedhof Dahlem am Hüttenweg, Dahlem, Steglitz-Zehlendorf, Berlin, Germany


Ted Berrigan, Calverton National, Military Cemetery on Long Island, New York, USA


William Blake, Bunhill Fields Cemetery, London, United Kingdom


Karen Blixen [Karen Christentze Dinesen von Blixen-Finecke], Blixen Estate, Rungsted, Hovedstaden, Denmark


Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Cemetery of Bogenhause, San Giorgio Church, Munich, Germany


Léon Bloy, Cimetière de Bourg-la-Reine, France


Alexander Alexandrowitsch Blok, Wolkow-Friedhof, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation


Roberto Bolaño, cremated, ashes scattered at the Mediterranean sea, in front of Blanes (Girona), Spain


Heinrich Böll, Old Bornheim-Merten Cemetery, Bornheim, Rhein-Sieg-Kreis, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany


Jorge Luis Borges, Cimetiere des Plainpalais, Geneva, Switzerland


Bertolt Brecht, Friedhof der Dorotheenstädtischen und Friedrichwerderschen Gemeinden, Chausseestraße 126, Berlin, Germany


Jacques Brel, Atuona, Hiva Oa, Marquesas Islands, French Polynesia


André Breton, Cimetière des Batignolles, Paris, France



Iosif Brodskij, Cimitero di San Michele, Venice, Italy


Michail Afanas'evic Bulgakov, Novo-Devichy (Nowodjewchij) Cemetery, Moscow, Russian Federation


Anthony Burgess, Cimetière de Monte Carlo, Monte Carlo


William Seward Burroughs, Bellefontaine Cemetery, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA


George Gordon Byron, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom


John Cage, cremated, ashes scattered at the Gate Hill Cooperative, Stony Point, New York, USA


Italo Calvino, Castiglione della Pescaia, Grosseto, Italy



Dino Campana, Badia a Settimo, Scandicci, Florence, Italy


Albert Camus, Lourmarin, Vaucluse, France


Lewis Carroll, Mount Cemetery, Guildford, Surrey, United Kingdom


Giacomo Casanova, Cappella di Santa Barbara, Venice, Italy


Anton Cechov, Novo-Devichy (Nowodjewchij) Cemetery, Moscow, Russian Federation


Paul Celan, Thiais (near Paris), France


Louis-Ferdinand Céline, Cimetière de Meudon, Hauts de Seine, France



Blaise Cendrars, Cimetière des Batignolles, Paris, France


François-René de Chateaubriand, Grand Bé, Saint-Malo, France


Velimir Chlebnikov, Novo-Devichy (Nowodjewchij) Cemetery, Moscow, Russian Federation



Emil Cioran, Cimetière de Montparnasse, Paris, France


Jean Cocteau, Chapelle Saint-Blaise-des-Simples de Milly-la-Forêt, France


Samuel Taylor Coleridge, St Michael Churchyard, Highgate, London Borough of Camden, London, United Kingdom


Colette, Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, France


Joseph Conrad, Canterbury City Cemetery, Canterbury, Kent, United Kingdom



Tristan Corbière, Cimetière Saint-Martin, Morlaix, France


Gregory Corso, Cimitero Acattolico, Rome, Italy


Julio Cortazar, Cimetière de Montparnasse, Paris, France


Corrado Costa, Bazzano (Parma), Italy


Robert Creeley, Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA


René Crevel, Cimetiere de Montrouge, Paris, France


Edward Estlin Cummings, Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, Boston, Massachusetts, USA



Leonardo da Vinci, Amboise, France


Roald Dahl, St Peter and St Paul Churchyard, Great Missenden, Chiltern District, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom



Lucio Dalla, Cimitero La Certosa, Bologna, Italy


Gabriele D'Annunzio, Il Vittoriale, Gardone Riviera, Brescia, Italy


Alphonse Daudet, Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, France


Fabrizio De André, Cimitero Monumentale di Staglieno, Genova, Italy


Simone De Beauvoir, Cimetière de Montparnasse, Paris, France


Daniel Defoe, Bunhill Fields Cemetery, London, United Kingdom


Robert Desnos, Cimetière de Montparnasse, Paris, France


Charles Dickens, Collegiate Church of Saint Peter in Westminster, London, United Kingdom


Emily Dickinson, West Cemetery Amherst, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA


Hilda Doolittle, Nisky Hill Cemetery, Bethlehem, Northampton County, Pennsylvania, USA


John Dos Passos, Yeocomico Episcopal Churchyard, Kinsale, Westmoreland County, Virginia, USA


Pierre Drieu la Rochelle, Alter Friedhof, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France



Marcel Duchamp, Cimetière de Rouen, Rouen, Normandy, France


Marguerite Duras, Cimetière du Montparnasse, Paris, France


Thomas Stearns Eliot, Church of Saint Michael, East Coker (Near Yeovil), Somerset, United Kingdom


Paul Eluard, Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, France


Sergej Aleksandrovic Esenin, Vagankovskoje Cemetery, Moscow, Russian Federatio


Leo Ferré, Cimetière de Monte Carlo, Monte Carlo


Francis Scott Fitzgerald, Saint Mary's Cemetery, Rockville, USA


Gustave Flaubert, Cimetière de Rouen, Rouen, Normandy, France


Theodor Fontane, Französischer Friedhof II, Liesenstraße 7, Berlin, Germany


Ugo Foscolo, Old Chiswick Cemetery, London Borough of Hounslow, London, United Kingdom


Carlo Emilio Gadda, Cimitero Acattolico, Rome, Italy


Federico Garcia Lorca, Barranco de Viznar (Granada), Spain


Paul Gauguin, Atuona, Hiva Oa, Marquesas Islands, French Polynesia


Jean Genet, Larache Christian Cemetery, Larache, Morocco


Kahlil Gibran, Mar Sarkis Monastery, Bsharri, As Shamal, Lebanon


André Gide, Eglise Saint Gabriel, Cimetière paroissiale, Cuverville, Seine-Maritime, France


Allen Ginsberg, Gomel Chesed Cemetery, New Jersey, USA


Nikolaj Gogol, Novo-Devichy (Nowodjewchij) Cemetery, Moscow, Russian Federation


Yvan Goll, Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, France


John Gower, Southwark Cathedral, London, United Kingdom


Robert Graves, Churchyard on a Hill in Deià, Majorca, Spain


Julien Green [Julian Hartridge Green], Sant'Egidio Church, Klagenfurt, Austria


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Peggy Guggenheim, Cimitero di San Michele, Venice, Italy



Nathaniel Hawthorne, Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Concor, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA


Ernest Hemingway, Ketchum, Idaho, USA


Hermann Hesse, Sant'Abbondio Church Cemetery Montagnola, Switzerland


Vladimír Holan, Olšany Cemetery, Prague, Czech Republic


Friederich Hölderlin, Cemetery of Lauffen am Neckar, Lauffen am Neckar, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany


Gerard Manley Hopkins, Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin, Ireland


Victor Hugo, Panthéon, Paris, France


Aldous Huxley, Village Cemetery, Compton, Guildford, Surrey, United Kingdom


Henrik Ibsen, Vår Frelsers Gravlund, Oslo, Norway


Eugène Ionesco, Cimetière de Montparnasse, Paris, France


Henry James, London, United Kingdom


Alfred Jarry, Cimetière de Bagneux (23e division, 5e ligne, 5e place), Paris, France


Pierre Jean Jouve, Cimetière de Montparnasse, Paris, France


James Joyce, Fluntern Cemetery, Zurich (Fluntern), Switzerland


Juan de la Cruz, Convent of Carmelitas Descalzos, Segovia, Spain


Franz Kafka, Olšany Cemetery, Prague, Czech Republic


John Keats, Cimitero Acattolico, Rome, Italy



Bob Dylan and Allen Ginsberg at Jack Kerouac grave, Edson Cemetery, Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA


Rudyard Kipling, Golders Green Crematorium, London, United Kingdom


Paul Klee, Schosshalde Friedhof, Bern, Switzerland


Heinrich von Kleist, Kleiner Wannsee, Berlin, Germany


Jean de La Fontaine, Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, France


Jules Laforgue, Cimetière de Bagneux, Paris, France


Philip Larkin, Cottingham Cemetery, Eppleworth Road, Cottingham, Hull, Yorkshire, United Kingdom


Isidore Ducasse comte de Lautréamont, Ossuaire du Cimetière du Pantin, Paris, France


Thomas Edward Lawrence, St Nicholas Church, Moreton, Dorchester, Dorset, United Kingdom


Edward Lear, Cimitero di San Remo, Italy


Giacomo Leopardi, Parco Vergiliano, Naples, Italy


Nikolai Leskov, Literatorskie Mostki, Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation


Primo Levi, Cimitero Monumentale, Torino, Italy


György Ligeti, Zentralfriedhof, Vienna, Austria


Jack London, Jack London State Historic Park, Glen Ellen, Sonoma County, USA


Antonio Machado, Cimetière de Collioure, France


Norman Mailer, Provincetown Cemetery, Provincetown, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA


Vladimir Majakovksij, Novo-Devichy (Nowodjewchij) Cemetery, Moscow, Russian Federation


Stéphane Mallarmé, Samoreau, Seine-et-Marne, France


Thomas Mann, Kilchberg Village Cemetery, Kilchberg, Zürich, Switzerland


Katherine Mansfield, Cimetière d’Avon, France


Edgar Lee Masters, Oakland Cemetery, Petersburg, Menard County, Illinois, USA


Guy de Maupassant, Cimetière de Montparnasse, Paris, France


Herman Melville, Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA


Alda Merini, Cimitero monumentale, Milano, Italy


Thomas Merton, Community Cemetery Abbey of Gethsemani, Trappist, Kentucky, USA


Robert Musil, cremated, ashes scattered in a forest near his home in Genf, Geneva, Switzerland


Vladimir Nabokov, Cimetière de Clarens, Clarens, Vaud, Switzerland


Pablo Neruda, Isla Negra, Santiago de Chile, Chile


Gérard de Nerval, Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, France


Edith Nesbit, Churchyard of St Mary in Romney Marsh, East Kent, United Kingdom


Nico (Christa Päffgen), Friedhof Grunewald-Forst, Berlin, Germany


Friedrich Nietzsche, Röcken Churchyard, Rocken, Germany


Germain Nouveau, Cimetière municipale de Pourrières, France


Frank O'Hara, Green River Cemetery, East Hampton, Suffolk County, New York, USA


Erin O’Keefe


George Orwell [Eric Arthur Blair], All Saints' Churchyard, Sutton Courtenay, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom


Pier Paolo Pasolini, Casarsa della Delizia, Pordenone, Italy


Borìs Leonidovich Pasternàk, Pasternak Home, Peredelkino, Moskva, Russian Federation


Georges Perec, Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, France


Sandro Penna, Cimitero del Verano, Rome, Italy


Benjamin Péret, Cimetière des Batignolles, Paris, France


Saint-John Perse, Giens, Var, France


Fernando Pessoa, Prazeres Cemetery, Lisbon, Portugal


Sylvia Plath, Heptonstall Churchyard Heponstall, Yorkshire, United Kingdom


Edgar Allan Poe, Westminster Burial Ground, Baltimore, Maryland, USA


Ezra Pound, Cimitero di San Michele, Venice, Italy


Marcel Proust, Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, France


Salvatore Quasimodo, Cimitero monumentale, Milano, Italy


Raimond Queneau, Cimetière de Juvisy-sur-Orge, France


Giovanni Raboni, Cimitero monumentale, Milano, Italy


Raymond Radiguet, Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, France


Jacques Rigaut, Cimetière de Montparnasse, Paris, France


Rainer Maria Rilke, Rarogne Churchyard, Canton Valais, Switzerland


Arthur Rimbaud, Charleville-Mezieres Cimetière, Charleville-Mezieres, Ardennes, France


Giannis Ritsos, Monemvasia, Greece


Amelia Rosselli, Cimitero Acattolico, Rome, Italy


Joseph Roth, Thiais (near Paris), France


Raymond Roussel, Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, France


Lou Andreas von Salomé, Stadtfriedhof, Göttingen, Germany


George Sand, village de Nohant-Vic, France


Goliarda Sapienza, Cimitero di Gaeta, Latina, Italy


Jean Paul Sartre, Cimetière de Montparnasse, Paris, France


Arthur Schopenhauer, Hauptfriedhof Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurter Stadtkreis, Hessen, Germany


Leonardo Sciascia, Racalmuto, Agrigento, Italy


William Shakespeare, Church of the Holy Trinity, Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom


Percy Bysshe Shelley, Cimitero Acattolico, Rome, Italy


Ignazio Silone, Pescina, L'Aquila, Italy


Adriano Spatola, Montechiarugolo (Parma), Italy


Konstantin Mikhailovich Staniukovich, Cimitero di Poggioreale, Naples, Italy


Gertrude Stein, Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, France


Laurence Sterne, Saint Michael's Churchyard, Coxwold, United Kingdom


Wallace Stevens, Cedar Hill Cemetery, Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA



Robert Louis Stevenson, Stevenson Family Estate Grounds, Vailima, Samoa


Max Stirner, Friedhof der Sophiengemeinde, Bergstraße 29, Berlin, Germany


Karlheinz Stockhausen, Waldfriedhof, Kürten, Germany


Bram Stoker, Golders Green Crematorium, London, United Kingdom


Jonathan Swift, St Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin, Ireland


Luigi Tenco, Ricaldone, Alessandria, Italy


Dylan Thomas, Saint Martin's Churchyard, Laugharne, Wales, United Kingdom


Henry Thoreau, Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Concor, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA


John Ronald Reuel Tolkien, Wolvercote, Oxford, United Kingdom


Lev Tolstoy, Tolstoy Home, Yasnaya Polyana, Russian Federation



Georg Trakl, Neuen Muhlhauer Friedhof, Innsbruck, Austria


Mark Twain, Woodlawn Cemetery, Elmira, New York, USA


Tristan Tzara, Cimetière de Montparnasse, Paris, France


Paul Valery, Cimetière Marin, Sète, Herault, France



Paul Verlaine, Cimetière des Batignolles, Paris, France


Jules Verne, Cimetière La Madeleine, Amiens, Picardie, France


Boris Vian, Ville-d’Avray, Paris, France


Robert Walser, Herisau, Switzerland


Walt Whitman, Harleigh Cemetery, New Jersey, USA


Juan Rodolfo Wilcock, Cimitero Acattolico, Rome, Italy



Oscar Wilde, Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, France


William Carlos Williams, Hillside Cemetery, Lyndhurst, Bergen County, New Jersey, USA


Billy Wilder, Westwood Memorial Park, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA


Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein, Ascension Parish Burial Ground, Cambridge, United Kingdom


Christa Wolf, Friedhof der Dorotheenstädtischen und Friedrichwerderschen Gemeinden, Chausseestraße 126, Berlin, Germany


William Butler Yeats, Drumcliff Churchyard, Sligo, Ireland


Marguerite Yourcenar, Brookside Cemetery, Mount Desert, Hancock County. Maine, USA


Émile Zola, Montmartre (until 1908 - now grave is in the Panthéon), Paris, France