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Barbra Streisand

1942 - Today

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Barbara Joan "Barbra" Streisand (; born April 24, 1942) is an American singer and actress. With a career spanning over six decades, she has achieved success in multiple fields of entertainment, and is among the few performers awarded an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony (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 19,509,283 page views. Her biography is available in 86 different languages on Wikipedia. Barbra Streisand is the 23rd most popular singer, the 134th most popular biography from United States (up from 152nd in 2019) and the 10th most popular 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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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Barbra Streisand ranks 23 out of 3,528Before her are Montserrat Caballé, Demis Roussos, Adriano Celentano, Enrico Caruso, Farinelli, and Mick Jagger. After her are Tupac Shakur, Johnny Cash, Agnetha Fältskog, Serge Gainsbourg, Umm Kulthum, and Cesária Évora.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1942, Barbra Streisand ranks 14Before her are Hu Jintao, Jimi Hendrix, Ratko Mladić, Eusébio, Harrison Ford, and Paul McCartney. After her are Daniel Barenboim, Peter Handke, Scatman John, Jacques Rogge, Isabel Allende, and Ted Kaczynski.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Barbra Streisand ranks 134 out of 18,182Before her are Clark Gable (1901), Dr. Seuss (1904), Sharon Tate (1943), William Faulkner (1897), Kirk Douglas (1916), and Bobby Fischer (1943). After her are John Adams (1735), Francis Ford Coppola (1939), Billy the Kid (1859), Amelia Earhart (1897), Vin Diesel (1967), and Thomas Kuhn (1922).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Barbra Streisand ranks 10Before her are Janis Joplin (1943), Maria Callas (1923), Tina Turner (1939), Frank Sinatra (1915), Joan Baez (1941), and Jim Morrison (1943). After her are Tupac Shakur (1971), Johnny Cash (1932), Whitney Houston (1963), Barry White (1944), James Brown (1933), and Patti Smith (1946).

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