Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery

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Hillside Memorial Park and Mortuary
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Location Culver City, California
Country United States
Coordinates 33°58′50″N 118°23′23″W / 33.98056°N 118.38972°W / 33.98056; -118.38972Coordinates: 33°58′50″N 118°23′23″W / 33.98056°N 118.38972°W / 33.98056; -118.38972
Type Jewish
Website Hillside Memorial Park and Mortuary
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The Hillside Memorial Park and Mortuary is a Jewish cemetery located at 6001 West Centinela Avenue, in Culver City, California, USA. Many Jewish people from the entertainment industry are buried here. The cemetery is known for Al Jolson's elaborate tomb (designed by Los Angeles architect Paul Williams), a 75- foot-high domed monument atop a hill above a water cascade, all visible from the adjacent San Diego Freeway.[1][2]

Notable interments[edit]

Hall of Famer Hank Greenberg

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ David Gebhard, Robert Winter, An Architectural Guidebook to Los Angeles (Gibbs Smith, rev. ed. 2003), ISBN 978-1586853082, p. 119. Excerpt available at Google Books.
  2. ^ Edmon J. Rodmon, "You ain't heard Kol Nidre yet", Washington Jewish Week, September 13, 2012  – via HighBeam Research (subscription required).
  3. ^ "Bernard Alben Obituary". Legacy.com (Los Angeles Times). 2012-08-29. Retrieved 2012-10-02. 
  4. ^ Higgins, Bill (2010-11-21). "Hollywood publicist laid to rest at emotional funeral". Reuters. Retrieved 2010-11-23. 
  5. ^ Victoria Talbot, 'Edith Flagg, Fashion Pioneer and Philanthropist, Dead at 94', The Beverly Hills Courier, August 22, 2014 Volume XXXXVIIII, Number 34, pp. 4;18 [1]
  6. ^ "Sally Insul dies at 92: Actress appeared in 'Wedding Singer,' 'X-Files'". Variety Magazine (Variety.com). 2008-08-07. Retrieved 2008-08-09. 
  7. ^ http://www.armyarcherd.com/2007/05/tom_poston_fare.html
  8. ^ Elaine Woo, "Deborah Raffin dies at 59; actress was also a force in audio books", Los Angeles Times, November 21, 2012.
  9. ^ Regan, Marilou (1 May 2013). "The Happening Freddy Sessler: “World’s Oldest Rolling Stones Groupie” (and Keith Richard’s Best Friend)". Loveyouliverollingstones.com. Retrieved 1 August 2014. 

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