von Trapp, Maria Augusta, Baroness

Born: Jan 26, 1905 AD
Died: 1987 AD, at 82 years of age.

Nationality: Austrian
Categories: Singer

Austrian bandleader, governess, and singer.


1905 - Born on the 26th of January in Austria.


1927 - Married Georg von Trapp.


Maria von Trapp makes a cameo appearance in the movie version of The Sound of Music.


Co-leader and matriarch of Von Trapp Family Singers.


1938 - Fled from Nazis and immigrated to US.


1959 - Subject of Broadway musical "The Sound of Music" (portrayed by Mary Martin).


1965 - Main subject in the movie "The Sound of Music" (portrayed by Julie Andrews).


1987 - Maria Augusta von Trapp died on 28th of March.




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