Gilbert Adrian
Birth Name:
Adrian Adolph Greenburg
Birth Date:
March 3, 1903
Birth Place:
Naugatuck, Connecticut
Death Date:
September 13, 1959
Place of Death:
Hollywood, California
Cause of Death:
Fatal heart attack at his Hollywood studio
Cemetery Name:
Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Claim to Fame:
Show Business
Adrian was a costume designer whose most famous costumes were for The Wizard of Oz and 250 films often with the screen credit: "Gowns by Adrian"

Cemetery Information:

Final Resting Place:

Hollywood Forever Cemetery

6000 Santa Monica Blvd.

Los Angeles, California, 90038


North America


Map of Hollywood Forever Cemetery, 6000 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, California, 90038

Grave Location:

Garden of Legends, Lot 193, Grave 3

Grave Location Description

As you drive through the entrance take your first left and drive towards the lake. Keep driving until you see Cecil B. Demille’s tomb. Walk to the left of DeMille’s tomb towards the lake. Adrian is buried beside Janet Gaynor,  about 10 rows from the water next to two very large evergreen plants.

Grave Location GPS

34.08971564612, -118.31681104683

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