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Michael Jackson's death shows excesses of modern America

Weirdly, this is not a true grave stone, but a memorial stone in a cemetery near the Motown Studios where people were leaving mementos of Michael Jackson following his death. Some of those items are actually buried here and the public now has another focus for their grief, allowing the people at Motown to try to return to normal Michael Jackson, 1958-2009 Died aged 51 of heart failure


Anne Frank and her older sister, Margot, both died of typhus at Bergen-Belsen shortly before the liberation. A tombstone for them has been placed at the site of the former camp, but Anne and her sister are buried in one of the mass graves. No one knows the exact location of their remains. In the background of the photo is one of the mass graves.


The graves of the famous Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) and his brother Theo [Theodore] van Gogh (1857-1891) at the churchyard in Auvers-sur-Oise, France. Photo out of 1927.


The Knights Templar, a powerful order of crusading monks. - The Temple Church is a late 12th-century church in London located between Fleet Street and the River Thames, built for and by the Knights Templar as their English headquarters. The building was originally used for Templar initiation ceremonies, and today, visitors can see the marble effigies of the medieval knights buried on the grounds.


Jane Austen’s grave in Winchester Cathedral. The plaque above her grave, which mentions her literary achievements was put there after her death, because at the time it wasn’t suitable for a woman to write. Jane Austen’s novels had all been published without even mentioning her name, just with the indication "by a lady“.