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Julie Andrews turns 80

Published 10:25 AM ET, Thu October 1, 2015
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British actress and singer Julie Andrews, best known for her roles in "Mary Poppins" and "The Sound of Music," turns 80 on October 1. Take a look back at some highlights from her career. Popperfoto/Getty Images
Actress Julie Andrews and others appear in the play "My Fair Lady" in 1956. Leonard McCombe/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images
Andrews poses with her "Mary Poppins" co-star Dick Van Dyke in 1964. ullstein bild/Getty Images
Andrews arrives at the Oscars with her husband, Tony Walton, in 1965. She would leave the ceremony with the Best Actress award for her role in "Mary Poppins." John Malmin/Los Angeles Times/Getty Images
Andrews plays the iconic Maria von Trapp in 1965's "The Sound of Music." 20th Century Fox
In 2001, Andrews was one of five Kennedy Center honorees along with pianist Van Cliburn, actor Jack Nicholson, opera singer Luciano Pavarotti and music maestro Quincy Jones. Pool/Getty Images
Lady Gaga introduces Andrews after singing a tribute to "The Sound of Music" at the 2015 Academy Awards. Kevin Winter/Getty Images