Barbra Streisand Biography (1942-)

Original name, Barbara Joan Streisand; changed name to Barbra Streisand, c. 1960; born April 24, 1942, in Brooklyn, New York, NY; daughter of Emanuel Streisand (an English teacher) and Diana Kind (a school clerk; maiden name, Rosen; some sources state that original first name was Ida); half sister of RoslynKind (a singer and actress); married Elliott Gould (an actor and director),March 21, 1963 (divorced July 9, 1971); married James Brolin (an actor and director), July 1, 1998; children: (first marriage) Jason Emanuel Gould (an actor); stepchildren: Josh (an actor), Jesse, Molly Elizabeth. Addresses:Office: Barwood Films, 321 West 78th St., Suite 1A, New York, NY 10024.; Agent: International Creative Management, 8942 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA90211-1934.; Manager: Martin Erlichman Associates, Inc., 5670 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 2400, Los Angeles, CA 90036.; Publicist: Dick Guttman, Guttman Associates Public Relations, 118 South Beverly Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90212.

Actress, singer, director, producer, composer, writer
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April 24, 1942
New York, New York, United States

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