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Barbra Streisand

1942 - Today

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Barbara Joan "Barbra" Streisand (; born April 24, 1942) is an American singer, actress, and filmmaker. With a career spanning seven decades, she has achieved success in multiple fields of entertainment and is one of the few entertainers who have been awarded an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony Award (EGOT). Streisand began her career by performing in nightclubs and Broadway theaters in the early 1960s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Barbra Streisand has received more than 14,544,871 page views. Her biography is available in 86 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 80 in 2019). Barbra Streisand is the 23rd most popular singer (up from 27th in 2019), the 152nd most popular biography from United States (up from 180th in 2019) and the 12th most popular American Singer.

Barbra Streisand is a singer, actress, producer, and director. She has won two Academy Awards, ten Grammy Awards, five Emmy Awards, and a Tony Award.

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  • 86

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  • 6.25

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  • 5.29

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Barbra Streisand ranks 23 out of 3,541. Before her are Adriano Celentano, Enrico Caruso, Demis Roussos, Plácido Domingo, Tupac Shakur, and James Brown. After her are Farinelli, Dalida, Patti Smith, Cesária Évora, Mick Jagger, and Umm Kulthum.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1942, Barbra Streisand ranks 14Before her are Eusébio, Jimi Hendrix, Ratko Mladić, Hu Jintao, Harrison Ford, and Peter Handke. After her are Ronnie James Dio, Isabel Allende, Aretha Franklin, Scatman John, Dino Zoff, and Michael Haneke.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Barbra Streisand ranks 152 out of 15,968. Before her are Phineas Gage (1823), Madonna (1958), James Watson (1928), Vin Diesel (1967), James Brown (1933), and Ray Charles (1930). After her are Clark Gable (1901), Carl Sagan (1934), Paul Newman (1925), Tom Hanks (1956), Jane Fonda (1937), and John Tyler (1790).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Barbra Streisand ranks 12Before her are Johnny Cash (1932), Tina Turner (1939), Joan Baez (1941), Jim Morrison (1943), Tupac Shakur (1971), and James Brown (1933). After her are Patti Smith (1946), Whitney Houston (1963), Aretha Franklin (1942), Barry White (1944), Nina Simone (1933), and Ella Fitzgerald (1917).

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