The bestselling guide to the lives, deaths, and final resting places of our most enduring cultural icons, now revised and completely updated.
The bestselling guide to the lives, deaths, and final resting places of our most enduring cultural icons, now revised and completely updated for 2015.
Where Are They Buried? has directed legions of fervent fans and multitudes of the morbidly curious to the graves, monuments, memorials, and tombstones of the nearly 500 celebrities and antiheroes included in the book. By far the most complete and well-organized guide on the subject, every entry features an entertaining capsule biography full of little-known facts, a detailed description of the death, WC and step-by-step directions to the grave, including not only the name of the cemetery but the exact location of the gravesite and how to reach it. The book also provides a handy index of grave locations organized by state, province, and country to make planning a grave-hopping road trip easy and efficient.
About the Author
Tod Benoit is an entrepreneur who has logged more than 10,000 miles driving around the country in search of notable graves. He previously spent 10 years incarcerated in Corporate America, but redirected his efforts and has since spent his days on assorted far-flung adventures, from mountain biking the Continental Divide to hitchhiking the wilds of South America, while alternately mooring in New Zealand and carousing in China and Europe. He lives in Massachussetts.