Heather Menzies, famous for playing Louisa von Trapp in the iconic “Sound of Music” film, has died of brain cancer at the age of 68, according to her family.
“Menzies-Urich played Louisa von Trapp in the film, released when she was 15. She got her acting start in The Farmer’s Daughter, a 1964 TV adaptation of another film, and went on to appear in several movies and TV series, including Logan’s Run and Vega$, which starred her second husband Urich, whom she married in 1975. He died in 2002, also of cancer, and she formed a foundation in his name to sponsor cancer research.” (source)Best Amazon Deals, January Gray, Movie Awards Plus, CentralOhioUFOReportingCenter, Bill). To become a sponsor for as little as $3 a month, click here.