Mary Travers

Mary Travers had such an impact on the music scene, she was awarded a Grammy. A regular on the awards show circuit, she made an appearance on "The American Music Awards" (1986-87). She appeared in a number of television ... Read more »
Born: 11/09/1936 in Louisville, Kentucky, USA

Filmography

Actor (15)

Pete Seeger: The Power of Song 2007 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Great American History Quiz 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

Gail Sheehy's New Passages 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

Peter, Paul & Mary: Lifelines 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

Peter, Paul and Mommy, Too 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

This Was America... 1963 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

A Peter, Paul & Mary Holiday Concert 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Actor

The American Music Awards 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Actor

The Kingston Trio and Friends: Reunion 1981 - 1982 (TV Show)

Actor

The Weavers: Wasn't That a Time! 1980 (Movie)

Herself (Actor)
Music (1)

The Odd Angry Shot 1979 (Movie)

("Leaving on a Jet Plane") (Song)
Producer (1)

Biography

Mary Travers had such an impact on the music scene, she was awarded a Grammy. A regular on the awards show circuit, she made an appearance on "The American Music Awards" (1986-87). She appeared in a number of television specials, including "The Kingston Trio and Friends: Reunion" (1981-82), "The Peter, Paul & Mary 25th Anniversary Concert" (1985-86) and "The Story of the Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem" (1985-86). She also branched into film during these years, including a part in the documentary "The Weavers: Wasn't That a Time!" (1981) with Pete Seeger. She appeared in a number of television specials, including "A Peter, Paul & Mary Holiday Concert" (1988-89), "Peter, Paul and Mommy, Too" (1992-93) and "This Was America... 1963" (1992-93). She also appeared in "November 22, 1993: Where Were You? A Larry King Special Live From Washington" (1993-94). She also worked in film during these years, including a part on "Heartstrings: Peter, Paul & Mary in Central America" (1987) with Peter Yarrow. Additionally, she appeared in a number of television specials, including "Gail Sheehy's New Passages" (1995-96), "Peter, Paul & Mary: Lifelines" (1995-96) and "The Great American History Quiz" (1998-99). Travers put her acting skills to use in films like the Leon Bibb documentary "Isn't This a Time! A Tribute Concert for Harold Levanthal" (2005) and the documentary "Pete Seeger: The Power of Song" (2007) with Pete Seeger. Travers also provided music for "The Odd Angry Shot." Mary Travers passed away in September 2009 at the age of 73.

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