Barbra Streisand

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Barbara Joan "Barbra" Streisand (born April 24, 1942) is an American singer, actress, and filmmaker.wikipedia
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List of people who have won Academy, Emmy, Grammy, and Tony Awards

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She is among a small group of entertainers who have been honored with an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony Award – though only three were competitive awards – and is one of only two artists in that group who have also won a Peabody.
, only Barbra Streisand, Mike Nichols and Rita Moreno have achieved this status by winning the Peabody, while Richard Rodgers and Marvin Hamlisch have won the Pulitzer.

The Way We Were

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Her other films include The Owl and the Pussycat, The Way We Were, and A Star Is Born, for which she received her second Academy Award, composing music for the love theme "Evergreen", the first woman to be honored as a composer.
The Way We Were is a 1973 American romantic drama film directed by Sydney Pollack and starring Barbra Streisand and Robert Redford.

A Star Is Born (1976 film)

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Her other films include The Owl and the Pussycat, The Way We Were, and A Star Is Born, for which she received her second Academy Award, composing music for the love theme "Evergreen", the first woman to be honored as a composer.
A Star Is Born is a 1976 American musical romantic drama film about a young singer (Barbra Streisand) who meets and falls in love with an established rock and roll star (Kris Kristofferson), only to find her career ascending while his goes into decline.

Golden Globe Award for Best Director

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Streisand also received the Golden Globe Award for Best Director, becoming the first (and to date only) woman to win that award.
Barbra Streisand is the only woman to have won the award.

Evergreen (Love Theme from A Star Is Born)

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Her other films include The Owl and the Pussycat, The Way We Were, and A Star Is Born, for which she received her second Academy Award, composing music for the love theme "Evergreen", the first woman to be honored as a composer.
It was composed and performed by Barbra Streisand with lyrics by Paul Williams, and arranged by Ian Freebairn-Smith.

Yentl (film)

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With the release of Yentl in 1983, Streisand became the first woman to write, produce, direct, and star in a major studio film.
Yentl is a 1983 American romantic musical drama film from United Artists (through MGM) that was directed, co-written, and co-produced by, and stars Barbra Streisand.

Funny Girl (film)

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She starred in the critically acclaimed Funny Girl, for which she won the Academy Award and Golden Globe Award for Best Actress.
Produced by Brice's son-in-law, Ray Stark, with music and lyrics by Jule Styne and Bob Merrill, the film stars Barbra Streisand (in her film debut reprising her Broadway role) as Brice and Omar Sharif as Arnstein, with a supporting cast featuring Kay Medford, Anne Francis, Walter Pidgeon, Lee Allen, and Mae Questel.

The Owl and the Pussycat (film)

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Her other films include The Owl and the Pussycat, The Way We Were, and A Star Is Born, for which she received her second Academy Award, composing music for the love theme "Evergreen", the first woman to be honored as a composer.
The Owl and the Pussycat is a 1970 American romantic comedy film based upon the play by Bill Manhoff, directed by Herbert Ross and starring Barbra Streisand and George Segal.

Roslyn Kind

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

Barry Dennen

She asked her boyfriend, Barry Dennen, to tape her singing, copies of which she could then give out to possible employers.
In New York City from 1960 to 1963, he had a relationship with Barbra Streisand.

Neil Diamond

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She also joined the Freshman Chorus and Choral Club, where she sang with another choir member and classmate, Neil Diamond.
In Brooklyn he attended Erasmus Hall High School and was a member of the Freshman Chorus and Choral Club, along with classmate Barbra Streisand; Diamond recalled they were not close friends at the time: "We were two poor kids in Brooklyn. We hung out in the front of Erasmus High and smoked cigarettes."

Joan Rivers

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Her co-star in Driftwood was Joan Rivers.
During the late 1950s, Rivers appeared in a short Off-Broadway run play, Driftwood, co-starring Barbra Streisand.

Fanny Brice

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During the next six months appearing at the club, some began comparing her singing voice to famous names such as Judy Garland, Lena Horne and Fanny Brice.
Thirteen years after her death, Brice was portrayed on the Broadway stage by Barbra Streisand in the 1964 musical Funny Girl; Streisand also starred in its 1968 film adaptation, for which she won an Oscar, and in the 1975 sequel, Funny Lady.

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

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In a career spanning six decades, she has achieved success in multiple fields of entertainment and has been recognized with two Academy Awards, ten Grammy Awards including the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award and the Grammy Legend Award, five Emmy Awards including one Daytime Emmy, a Special Tony Award, an American Film Institute award, a Kennedy Center Honors prize, four Peabody Awards, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and nine Golden Globes.

The Mike Douglas Show

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She was later a cohost on the Mike Douglas Show, and also made an impact on a number of Bob Hope specials.
In February 1963, singer Barbra Streisand was the show's co-host.

The Barbra Streisand Album

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Her first album, The Barbra Streisand Album in early 1963, made the top 10 on the Billboard chart and won three Grammy Awards. 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.) are considered classic renditions of theatre and cabaret standards, including her pensive version of the normally uptempo "Happy Days Are Here Again".
The Barbra Streisand Album is the debut album by Barbra Streisand, released February 25, 1963, on Columbia Records, catalogue CL 2007 in mono and CS 8807 in stereo.

Martin Erlichman

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With the help of her new personal manager, Martin Erlichman, she had successful shows in Detroit and St. Louis.
Martin Lee "Marty" Erlichman (born 13 September 1929 in Brooklyn, New York, United States) is a manager in the entertainment industry who is best known for discovering Barbra Streisand and managing her career for over 50 years.

Elliott Gould

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She got the part of secretary to the lead actor businessman, played by then unknown Elliott Gould.
In 1962 he had a starring role in I Can Get It for You Wholesale, which ran for 300 performances and where he met future wife Barbra Streisand.

The Second Barbra Streisand Album

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That summer she also released The Second Barbra Streisand Album, which established her as the "most exciting new personality since Elvis Presley." 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.) are considered classic renditions of theatre and cabaret standards, including her pensive version of the normally uptempo "Happy Days Are Here Again".
The Second Barbra Streisand Album is the title of Barbra Streisand's second solo studio album.

The Third Album (Barbra Streisand album)

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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.) are considered classic renditions of theatre and cabaret standards, including her pensive version of the normally uptempo "Happy Days Are Here Again".
The Third Album is the title of Barbra Streisand's third solo studio album which was released in February 1964.

Laura Nyro

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The title track, written by Laura Nyro, was a major hit for Streisand.
She achieved critical acclaim with her own recordings, particularly the albums Eli and the Thirteenth Confession (1968) and New York Tendaberry (1969), and had commercial success with artists such as Barbra Streisand and The 5th Dimension recording her songs.

No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)

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1), "No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)" (1979, with Donna Summer), which is reportedly still the most commercially successful duet, (US No.
"No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)" is a 1979 song recorded as a duet by Barbra Streisand and Donna Summer.

Mike Wallace

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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.
He interviewed many politicians, celebrities, and academics, such as Pearl S. Buck, Deng Xiaoping, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Jiang Zemin, Ruhollah Khomeini, Kurt Waldheim, Frank Lloyd Wright, Yasser Arafat, Menachem Begin, Anwar Sadat, Manuel Noriega, John Nash, Gordon B. Hinckley, Vladimir Putin, Maria Callas, Barbra Streisand, Salvador Dalí, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Mickey Cohen, Jimmy Fratianno, and Ayn Rand.

I Can Get It for You Wholesale

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While appearing at Blue Angel, theater director and playwright Arthur Laurents asked her to audition for a new musical comedy he was directing, I Can Get It for You Wholesale.
It marked the Broadway debut of 19-year-old Barbra Streisand, who was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical.

Stoney End (Barbra Streisand album)

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Her vocal talents prevailed, and she gained newfound success with the pop and ballad-oriented Richard Perry-produced album Stoney End in 1971.
Stoney End is the twelfth studio album by Barbra Streisand.