Charmian Carr played the love-struck sixteen-year-old Liesl in The Sound of Music. Now 69-years-old, the actress and singer is still best known for her role as the eldest Von Trapp daughter. She has written two books, Forever Liesl and Letters to Liesl.
The Star of India is the world's oldest seafaring ship. Built in 1863 at Ramsey Shipyard in the Isle of Man, it was an experimental design utilizing iron instead of wood. Launched as Euterpe, a full-rigged ship named after the Greek goddess of music, the ship's initial voyages involved some rough sailing.