Peter, Paul and Mary facts for kids
|Peter, Paul and Mary|
Peter, Paul and Mary at New York's NYCB Theater at Westbury in 2006. Left to right: Travers, Stookey and Yarrow.
|Origin||New York City, United States|
|Years active||1961–1970; 1978–2009|
|Associated acts||Peter & Noel Paul|
Mary Travers (deceased)
Their songs include "If I Had a Hammer" (also called "The Hammer Song"), "Puff, the Magic Dragon", "Leavin' On a Jet Plane" written by John Denver, and "Blowin' in the Wind", written by Bob Dylan. They recorded other Dylan songs, helping his early career. They made records, toured to perform, and appeared on television shows, including The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour.
Peter, Paul and Mary disbanded in 1970, but reunited later, made tours and recorded new music.
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