Georg Johannes Vontrapp

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Birthday
4, 1880
Birthplace
Hungary
Death Date
May 30, 1947 (67)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
4, 1880
Birthplace
Hungary
Death Date
May 30, 1947 (67)

About

Austro-Hungarian war hero who was a Navy officer during World War I and earned the Military Order of Maria Theresa. His family was the inspiration for the popular musical The Sound of Music.

Before Fame

He entered the K.u.K. Austro-Hungarian Navy when he was fourteen and graduated after four years.

Trivia

He founded the Trapp Family Austrian Relief, Inc. with his family.

Family Life

He was married twice and had ten children between both marriages.

Associated With

Christopher Plummer portrayed him in the 1965 film The Sound of Music.

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