Now, I know what you're thinking: "Celebrity graves? Isn't that a bit morbid?" But hear me out! Visiting the final resting places of famous folks can be a surprisingly fun and informative way to learn about history, pop culture, and even ourselves.

Plus, Indiana has some seriously intriguing celebrities buried within its borders. We're talking Hollywood legends, music icons, and even a beloved TV character! Let's go on on a spooky (but totally awesome) journey through Indiana's celebrity graveyard scene.

5 Famous Bodies Resting in Eternal Hoosier Peace:

James Dean: This legendary actor, known for his roles in "Rebel Without a Cause" and "East of Eden," tragically passed away in a car accident at the young age of 24. You can pay your respects at his grave in Park Cemetery, Fairmount, Indiana.

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James K. Best: Remember the iconic Sheriff Rosco P. Coltrane from "The Dukes of Hazard"?

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Well, you can visit his final resting place at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Corydon, Indiana, the state's first capital!

Dan "Dangerous Dan" Toler: Allman Brothers Band fans, this one's for you! The band's legendary guitarist is buried near his parents in Orange North Cemetery, Glenwood, Indiana.

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Bobby Helms: Ever wonder who originated the iconic Christmas song "Jingle Bell Rock"? Look no further than Bobby Helms! He's buried at Hilldale Cemetery in Martinsville, Indiana.

Regis Philbin: Yes, you read that right! The legendary talk show host and pop culture icon chose the Cedar Grove Cemetery in Notre Dame, Indiana (his alma mater) as his final resting place.

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So, there you have it! Indiana's got a surprising amount of celebrity history buried beneath its soil. Whether you're a history buff, a pop culture enthusiast, or just looking for a unique Indiana adventure, visiting these celebrity graves is an experience you won't forget. Remember, even in death, these icons continue to leave their mark on the Hoosier state!

Read More: 35 Celebrities Who Were Born in Indiana

Television Shows Set in Indiana

From comedies to dramas to reality television, to arguably one of the most popular science-fiction series ever created, Indiana has had its fair share of Hollywood productions use a location in the state to serve as a "home base," if you will, for its story. Some of these you've likely never heard of, and some you may be a massive fan of.

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LOOK: Which movies were filmed in Indiana?

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