Duane Chase

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Birthday
12, 1950
Birthplace
Los Angeles, CA
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
12, 1950 (age 68)
Birthplace
Los Angeles, CA

About

American child actor who played the role of Kurt von Trapp in the popular 1965 film version of The Sound of Music. He started appearing in commercials when he was eleven years old and also worked as a model.

Before Fame

He studied geology at both UC Santa Barbara and the University of Alabama. As a young man, he briefly worked for the United States Forest Service.

Trivia

After retiring from acting, he designed computer programs used by geologists.

Family Life

He married Petra Maria, a German-born nurse, in 1987.

Associated With

He co-starred with Julie Andrews in The Sound of Music.