Grave Marker- Thomas Jefferson, 3rd president (1801-09). His original tombstone, now a cenotaph, is located on the campus in the University of Missouri's Quadrangle. A life mask of Jefferson was created by John Henri Isaac Browere in the 1820s.
Vincent Willem van Gogh (1853-1890) was a Dutch post-Impressionist painter whose work, notable for its rough beauty, emotional honesty and bold color, had a far-reaching influence on 20th-century art. After years of painful anxiety and frequent bouts of mental illness, he died at age 37 from a gunshot wound, generally accepted to be self-inflicted (although no gun was ever found). His work was then known to only a handful of people and appreciated by fewer still. He was buried in Paris.
Margaret T. Brown, 1867-1932, known as The Unsinkable Molly Brown after her death. Humanitarian, philanthropist, suffragist, preservationist, politician, author, stage actress, singer, RMS Titanic survivor - she was born in MO to John and Johanna Tobin. At 19 she went to live in Leadville, CO. In the summer of 1886 she met James Joseph “J.J.” Brown & they were married on September 1, 1886. She's buried in the Cemetery of the Holy Rood, Westbury, Nassau County NY, in the Benziger plot.
Pierino Ronald "Perry" Como was an American singer and television personality. During a career spanning more than half a century, he recorded exclusively for RCA Victor for 44 years, after signing with the label in 1943. He was known for his very relaxed style, unrivaled in popularity during the 1950s, hosted his own TV show for many years, and famous for his Christmas specials. Born: May 18, 1912, Canonsburg, PA. Died: May 12, 2001, Jupiter Inlet Colony, FL. Perry Como (1912 - 2001) Singer