Mary Travers

Mary Travers bio

Birth Name: Mary Travers

Occupation: Folk Singer

Place Of Birth: Louisville

Date Of Birth: November 9, 1936

Date Of Death: September 16, 2009

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Mary Travers was born on the 9th of November, 1936. She was best known for being a Folk Singer. Singer and songwriter who was a member of the folk group Peter, Paul and Mary, the group that performed hits like “If I Had a Hammer.”

Mary Travers was born in Louisville. She dropped out of high school to pursue singing. One of her first gigs was with the Song Swappers. She released five solo albums, including Mary, which came out in 1971.

Mary Travers was a Scorpio and was born in the Silent Generation.

JUMP TO: Mary Travers’s biography, facts, family, personal life, zodiac, videos and related celebs.


Mary Travers was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Mary Travers is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


Mary’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Mary Travers’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Mary Travers’s parents.

Associated with

Welsh Whisperer

Folk Singer

Russian Red

Folk Singer

Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Mary Travers kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Mary Travers was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Mary Travers
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Mary Travers was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Mary Travers was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Mary Travers had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Mary Travers’s birth sign is Scorpio and she had a ruling planet of Pluto.

Don’t miss

Who’s the richest Folk Singer in the world?
Who are the richest people in the world?
When is Mary Travers’s birthday?

Fans also viewed

Catie Turner

Folk Singer

Mitchy Collins

Folk Singer

Joy Williams

Folk Singer

Fact Check: We strive for accuracy and fairness. If you see something that doesn’t look right, contact us. This page is updated often with fresh details about Mary Travers. Bookmark this page and come back often for updates.