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The Sound Of Music

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Last Living Member Of Famed Singing Von Trapp Family Dies In Vermont

Maria von Trapp, the last surviving member and second-eldest daughter of the musical family whose escape from Nazi-occupied Austria was the basis for “The Sound of Music,” has died.


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‘Sound Of Music’ Actress Eleanor Parker Dies At 91

Eleanor Parker, who was nominated for Academy Awards three times for her portrayals of strong-willed women and played a scheming baroness in “The Sound of Music,” has died at 91.

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Real-Life Member Of ‘Sound Of Music’ Family Dies

A longtime friend says a woman whose family inspired the movie “The Sound of Music” has died. Agathe von Trapp was 97.