von Trapp, Maria Augusta, Baroness

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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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