Mental Floss describes the objects that 10 celebrities took to their graves, including Frank Sinatra (Jack Daniels), Bob Marley (a red Les Paul guitar and marijuana), and Elizabeth Taylor (Richard Burton’s final love letter to her). The article begins as follows:
Ancient Egyptians werent the only ones who buried their dead with meaningful artifacts. The ritual is still a common occurrence today, although our reasons are probably different than the Egyptians’ reasons: They believed that the dead would need those certain items in the afterlife. These days, it’s intended as a final tribute to the deceased. Here are what 10 celebrities took with them.