Mary Travers


Age: 72


Summary: singer-songwriter and one-third of the popular 1960's folk trio Peter, Paul & Mary who joined Peter Yarrow and Noel Paul Stookey in the early 1960's and helped to popularize such tunes as Puff (The Magic Dragon) and If I Had a Hammer, in which the trio mixed their music with liberal politics, both onstage and off.



Cause of Death: Leukemia


Born: November 9, 1936


Died: September 16, 2009


Location: Danbury, Connecticut