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'Sound of Music' Star Dies

2017-12-25T12:52:48-08:00'Sound of Music' Star Dies

Heather Menzies-Urich, who played Louisa von Trapp in the original film version of The Sound of Music, died this weekend at age 68. She is also well known for her role in the 1970s science fiction TV series Logan's Run.

Via The Hollywood Reporter.

Heather Menzies-Urich, best known for playing Louisa von Trapp in The Sound of Music, died on Sunday. She was 68.

The Rodgers and Hammerstein estate, representing Sound of Music musical creators Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein, announced the news on Christmas Day, saying, "Heather was part of 'the family.'

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"There is really no other way to describe the members of the cast of the movie of The Sound of Music," read the statement from president Ted Chapin.

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