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Barbra Streisand

Actress, Musician
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Net worth 2018: $390 Million
Industry: Other
Residence: Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Country: United States
BirthDay: 24 April 1942
Sigh: Taurus
Height: 1.65 m
Children: 1
Education: Diploma, High School
BIOGRAPHY

Barbra Streisand was bornon 24 April 1942 in Brooklyn, New York, U.S., United States, is Actress, Musician. Streisand grossed $46 million on a short 14-show stint last year. Her career touring tally adds up to hundreds of millions. Streisand is the only act in history to have a No. 1 album in six consecutive decades. Sources believe her Malibu compound, reportedly purchased for under $20 million, could be worth close to $100 million. In 2015, Barack Obama awarded her the highest U.S. civilian honor: the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2016

$370 Million

2017

$390 Million

2018

$390 Million

"Kindness and empathy will make America greater, Mr. Trump. When people have compassion and respect for each other, we can all live together in the country that everyone used to know."

Barbra Streisand
TIMELINE
2018

She received the L'Oréal Paris Legend Award in 18th Elle Magazine Women in Hollywood

2017

In March 2017, the song "People" was selected for preservation in the National Recording Registry

2016

In December 2016, the film Funny Girl was marked for preservation by the Library of Congress in the National Film Registry

2015

In May 2015, Viking Press announced it had bought Streisand's memoirs, which will cover her entire life and career, and would publish it in 2017

2014

In 2014, Streisand was on one of eight different New York Magazine covers celebrating the magazine's "100 Years, 100 Songs, 100 Nights: A Century of Pop Music in New York"

2013

She was accorded an Honorary Doctorate of Philosophy by the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in 2013

2012

In 2012, she received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Women Film Critics Circle

2011

In 2011, she was honored as MusiCares Person of the Year by the Grammy Foundation for her artistic achievement in the music industry

2010

In December 2010, Streisand appeared in Little Fockers, the third film from the Meet the Parents trilogy

2009

At Julien's Auctions in October 2009, Streisand, a longtime collector of art and furniture, sold 526 items, with all the proceeds going to her foundation

2008

In December 2008, she stated that she was considering directing an adaptation of Larry Kramer's play The Normal Heart, a project she has worked on since the mid-1990s

2007

In 2007, French President Nicolas Sarkozy presented Streisand with Legion of Honour, the highest decoration in France, and President George W

2006

In 2006, Streisand was one of honorees at Oprah Winfrey's white-tie Legends Ball

2005

Mike Masnick of Techdirt coined the term "Streisand effect" in January 2005 to describe the publicity generated by Streisand's efforts to suppress the publication of the photograph

2004

"In 2004, Streisand made a return to film acting after an eight-year hiatus, in the comedy Meet the Fockers (a sequel to Meet the Parents), playing opposite Dustin Hoffman, Ben Stiller, Blythe Danner and Robert De Niro

2003

In 2003, Streisand sued aerial photographer Kenneth Adelman for displaying a photograph of her Malibu, California home, along with 12,000 other photos of the California coastline taken to illustrate coastal erosion

2001

Streisand's most recent albums have been Christmas Memories (2001), a somewhat somber collection of holiday songs, and The Movie Album (2003), featuring famous film themes and backed by a large symphony orchestra

2000

In 2000, President Bill Clinton presented Streisand with the National Medal of Arts, the highest honor specifically given for achievement in the arts, and Library of Congress Living Legend, she also received the highest honor for a career in film AFI Life Achievement Award from American Film Institute and Liberty and Justice Award from Rainbow/PUSH Coalition, Gracie Allen Award,First Annual Jewish Image Awards in 2001, and Humanitarian Award "for her years of leadership, vision, and activism in the fight for civil liberties, including religion, race, gender equality and freedom of speech, as well as all aspects of gay rights" from Human Rights Campaign in 2004

1999

" She was also featured on VH1's 100 Greatest Women of Rock N Roll, Top 100 Singers of all time by Mojo magazine, named the century's best female singer in a Reuters/Zogby poll, and "Top Female Artist of the Century" by Recording Industry Association of America in 1999

1998

In 1998, Harris Poll reported that she is the "Most Popular Singer Among Adult Americans of All Ages

1997

1 on the Billboard 200 and registered her biggest weekly sales since 1997, making Streisand the only artist in history to achieve No

1996

She was also awarded Filmmaker of the Year Award for "lifetime achievement in filmmaking" by ShowEast and Peabody Award in 1996, Christopher Award in 1998

1994

She was honored with the Harry Chapin Humanitarian Award from the ASCAP in 1994 and the Peabody Award in 1995, the same year she was accorded an Honorary Doctorate In Arts and Humanities by Brandeis University

1993

In September 1993, Streisand announced her first public concert appearances in 27 years (if one does not count her Las Vegas nightclub performances between 1969 and 1972)

1992

In addition, she has received two special non-competitive awards; the 1992 Grammy Legend Award and the 1994 Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

1991

She received Breakthrough Awards for "making films that portray women with serious complexity" at the Women, Men and Media symposium in 1991

1990

Streisand dated tennis champion Andre Agassi in the early 1990s

1988

Only "Warm All Over" and a reworked, lite FM-friendly version of "All I Ask of You" were ever released, the latter appearing on Streisand's 1988 effort, Till I Loved You

1986

In 1986, Life named her as one of "Five Hollywood's Most Powerful Women"

1985

After years of largely ignoring Broadway and traditional pop music in favor of more contemporary material, Streisand returned to her musical-theater roots with 1985's The Broadway Album, which was unexpectedly successful, holding the coveted No

1984

In 1984, Streisand was awarded the Women in Film Crystal Award for outstanding women who, through their endurance and the excellence of their work, have helped to expand the role of women within the entertainment industry

1983

For Yentl (1983), she was producer, director, and star, an experience she repeated for The Prince of Tides (1991) and The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996)

1981

After the commercially disappointing All Night Long in 1981, Streisand's film output decreased considerably

1980

The song is included on Bennett's 80th birthday album, Duets

1979

1), "No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)" (1979, with Donna Summer), which as of 2010 is reportedly still the most commercially successful duet, (US No

1976

Streisand was inducted into and Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1976, Goldmine Hall of Fama in 2002, Long Island Music Hall of Fame in 2007, the Hit Parade Hall of Fame in 2009, National Museum of American Jewish History and California Hall of Fame in 2010

1974

She started a relationship with hairdresser/producer Jon Peters in 1974

1973

One of her most famous roles during this period was in the drama The Way We Were (1973) with Robert Redford, for which she received an Academy Award nomination as Best Actress

1972

Streisand produced a number of her own films, setting up Barwood Films in 1972

1971

In 1971, Streisand was one of the celebrities listed on President Richard Nixon's Enemies List

1970

In 1970, she received a Special Tony Award named "Star of the Decade", and was selected "Star of the Decade" by the National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) in 1980, "Star of Decade" by NATO/ShowWest and President's Award by NARM in 1988

1969

In 1969 and 1970, Streisand dated Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau

1968

In 1968, she received the Israel Freedom Medal, the highest civilian award of Israel, and she was awarded Pied Piper Award by ASCAP and Prix De L'Academie Charles Cros in 1969, Crystal Apple by her hometown City of New York, Woman of Achievement in the Arts by Anti-Defamation League in 1978

1967

" A 1967 biography with a concert program said, "the spelling of her first name is an instance of partial rebellion: she was advised to change her last name and retaliated by dropping an "a" from the first instead

1966

In 1966, she repeated her success with Funny Girl in London's West End at the Prince of Wales Theatre

1965

From 1965 to 1968 she appeared in her first four solo television specials

1964

Streisand was presented Distinguished Merit Award by Mademoiselle in 1964, and selected as Miss Ziegfeld in 1965

1963

Her first husband was actor Elliott Gould, to whom she was married from 1963 until 1971

1962

In December 1962, she made the first of a number of appearances on the Ed Sullivan Show

1961

"Later in 1961, before she was cast in Another Evening With Harry Stoones, she became a semi-regular on PM East/PM West, a talk/variety series hosted by Mike Wallace and Joyce Davidson

1960

Her early works in the 1960s (her debut The Barbra Streisand Album, The Second Barbra Streisand Album, The Third Album, My Name Is Barbra, etc

1959

At age sixteen, she graduated from Erasmus Hall in January 1959, and despite her mother's pleas that she stay out of show business, she immediately set out trying to get roles on the New York City stage

1957

During the summer of 1957 she got her first stage experience as a walk-on at the Playhouse in Malden Bridge, New York

1955

She attended Erasmus Hall High School in Brooklyn in 1955 where she became an honor student in modern history, English, and Spanish

1949

She has an older brother, Sheldon, and a half-sister, the singer Roslyn Kind, from her mother's remarriage to Louis Kind in 1949

1948

After renting a small apartment on 48th street, in the heart of the theater district, she accepted any job she could involving the stage, and at every opportunity, she "made the rounds" of the casting offices

1943

In August 1943, a few months after Streisand's first birthday, her father died suddenly at age 34 from complications from an epileptic seizure, possibly the result of a head injury years earlier

1942

Barbara Joan Streisand was born on April 24, 1942, in Brooklyn, New York, the daughter of Diana (born Ida Rosen) and Emanuel Streisand

1930

Her sad, slow version of the 1930s upbeat Democratic Party theme song became her signature song during this early phase of her career

1928

Her father earned a master's degree from City College of New York in 1928 and was considered athletic and handsome

1925

Quincy Jones and Lionel Richie planned to release the new version to mark the 25th anniversary of its original recording

1921

During the first decade of the 21st century, the American Film Institute celebrated 100 years of the greatest films in American cinema

1010

She also received the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) Board of Governors Award, the Sherry Lansing Leadership Award at The Hollywood Reporter's annual Women in Entertainment Breakfast, and came first in the 1010 Wins Iconic Celebrity Poll by CBS in 2015

20

7 on the Billboard 200, making it Streisand's 29th Top 10 album

(3.5/111 votes)
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