• Actress Charmian Carr, the eldest Von Trapp daughter in The Sound Of Music dies at 73

    Actress Charmian Carr, the eldest Von Trapp daughter in The Sound Of Music dies at 73

    Actress Charmian Carr is the first Von Trapp sibling to die. She died after suffering from dementia. She was aged 73. Charmain found fame in the 1965 classic film, The Sound of Music.

    She was 21 when she played the role of Liesl Von Trapp, the eldest daughter in the musical family and became known for singing one of its most famous songs, ‘I Am Sixteen Going On Seventeen’

    She wrote two books about her experiences, titled Forever Liesl and Letter to […]