Salzburg (literally: "Salt Fortress") is the fourth-largest city in Austria
and the capital of the federal state of Salzburg.
Salzburg's "Old Town" (Altstadt) is internationally renowned for its baroque architecture and
is one of the best-preserved city centers north of the Alps.
It was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Sites
The city has three universities and a large population of students.
Tourists also frequent the city to tour the city's historic center, many palaces, and the scenic Alpine surroundings.
Salzburg was the birthplace of 18th-century composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
In the mid‑20th century, the city was the setting for the musical play and film The Sound of Music
Salzburg's Notable Births
Salzburg's Notable Deaths
- 1989 June 18
- Anna Fenninger, Skiing (born at Adnet, Salzburg, Austria) Gemini
- 1756 January 27
- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
, Composer,musician (born at Salzburg, Austria) (dead 1791 December 05) Aquarius