Barbra Streisand is an American singer, actress, and filmmaker. She was born on April 24, 1942, in Brooklyn, New York. Streisand began her career as a singer in the 1960s, and quickly became one of the most popular performers of the decade. She has since released numerous albums and is widely considered one of the greatest female vocalists of all time.
In addition to her singing career, Streisand has also had a successful acting career. She made her film debut in 1968 with the movie “Funny Girl,” for which she won an Academy Award for Best Actress. She has since appeared in numerous films, including “A Star Is Born,” “The Way We Were,” and “Yentl.”
Streisand is also an accomplished director and producer. She has directed several films, including “The Prince of Tides” and “The Mirror Has Two Faces,” and has produced several others.