Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States (1936 – 2009)
Mary Travers (November 9, 1936 – September 16, 2009), born Mary Ellin Travers in Louisville, Kentucky. Travers was a member of the folk group Peter, Paul & Mary, one of the most successful folk-singing groups of the 1960s.
The group Peter, Paul and Mary launched in 1961 and broke up in 1970, after which Travers pursued a solo career, recording five albums on her own.
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