Friedrich Von Trapp

About Friedrich Von Trapp

Friedrich Von Trapp

Here is a breakdown of the character ‘Friedrich von Trapp’ from ‘The Sound of Music’. Remember, this is just the character, You can read about the actor, Nicholas Hammond, here!

Name - Friedrich Von Trapp

Real Person - In actual fact, the second eldest of the real Von Trapp children was Agathe Von Trapp and Rupert Von Trapp was the eldest. These two genders were swapped for the movie so Liesl was the eldest (female) and Friedrich was second eldest (male).

Actor - Nicholas Hammond

Age - 14

Appearance - Blonde haired, blue eyed, and reasonably tall for a 14 year old. He is a strapping young man.

Personal Traits - Friedrich describes himself as ‘impossible’ on introduction to Maria He is quite the gentleman and also rather quiet.


Songs -

‘So Long, Farewell’

He is also a part of …

‘My Favorite Things’


‘Do, Re, Mi’

‘The Lonely Goatherd’


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