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von Trapp on duty aboard SMU-5 circa 1918

Georg Johannes von Trapp - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Christopher Plummer as Captain Georg von Trapp in “The Sound of Music” (1965)

Christopher Plummer as Captain Georg von Trapp in “The Sound of Music”

Georg Von Trapp's First Wife | Agathe von Trapp (right), pictured in 1948. Photograph: AP

So long, farewell: Von Trapp daughter dies, aged 97

Eldest daughter of family whose escape from Nazi-occupied Austria inspired The Sound of Music dies of heart failure

Love Christopher Plummer even though he hated making The Sound of Music.

Christopher Plummer (Captain Georg Von Trapp) and Julie Andrews (Maria) in "The Sound of Music", 1965 ~ This is the scene where Captain Von Trapp and Maria Von Trapp had just returned to the Von Trapp home after their honeymoon.

George von Trapp known as Baron von Trapp, was an Austro-Hungarian Navy officer. His naval exploits during World War I earned him numerous decorations, including the prestigious Military Order of Maria Theresa. The story of his family served as the inspiration for the musical The Sound of Music.

Baron von Trapp, was an Austro-Hungarian Navy His exploits at sea during World War I earned him numerous decorations, including the prestigious Military Order of Maria Theresa. The story of his family served as the inspiration for the musical The Sound of

Georg von Trapp with his first wife, Agathe in 1910. http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/8/8f/Whitehead-Agather_1909circa.jpg

"The Sound of Music" Lieutenant Von Trapp and Agathe Whitehead circa the first wife that died of scarlet fever

Georg Ritter von Trapp, commander of Austrian submarine U5, with fiancee Agathe Whitehead. The story of his family inspired the musical The Sound of Music.

Georg Ritter von Trapp, commander of Austrian submarine with fiancee Agathe Whitehead. The story of his family inspired the musical The Sound of Music.

Maria von Trapp's wedding day in Salzburg, 1927

Maria Augusta Kutschera on her wedding day, November She married Georg Ludwig, Ritter von Trapp. The family became known as the Trapp Family Singers.

The Von Trapp Family Timeline - November 26, 1927 - Oprah.com

The Von Trapp Family Timeline

The REAL Captain von Trapp and Maria, the family whose story inspired the loosely based film of The Sound of Music

Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer ~ This was the scene when Maria and Georg Von Trapp decided that they had to prepare the children so that the Von Trapp family could flee Austria and the Nazis.  This was right after Maria and Georg returned from their honeymoon.

Julie Andrews (Maria) and Christopher Plummer (Captain von Trapp) - The Sound of music directed by Robert Wise

March 18, 2015 ~ TWO NANNY ROLES? NOT A 'PROBLEM': Julie Andrews said that she didn't hesitate to accept the role of Fraulein Maria who portrayed a nun who worked as a governess for a retired sea captain, Georg Von Trapp. Julie Andrews had recently completed filming "Mary Poppins", and she portrayed a governess in that movie musical as well.

Sound of Music Movie, Behind the Scenes Photos

The iconic musical hits a milestone this year, but memories of the movie seem much less than a half-century away. Here, take a look back at some special moments from the film with stars Julie Andre…

Georg Von Trapp and Agathe Whitehead Von Trapp ~ Agathe was Georg Von Trapp's first wife until she died of scarlet fever at the age of 69-years-old.

Georg Von Trapp and Agathe Whitehead Von Trapp ~ Agathe was Georg Von Trapp's first wife until she died of scarlet fever at the age of Mais

The Von Trapp family are pictured in 1939. Top row: Werner and Rupert; Second row: Dr. Franz Wasner, Johanna, Martina, Maria and Georg, Johannes, Hedwig, Maria; Bottom: Agathe, Rosmarie and Eleonore

Real-life Maria in Sound of Music was 'sometimes unpleasant’, says son