101 Facts About Barbra Streisand

1. Barbra Streisand dated tennis legend Andre Agassi—who is 28 years her junior—in the early 1990s.

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2. Barbra Streisand has exited the previous incarnation of the project, where Barry Levinson was going to direct at STX with a script by Richard LaGravanese, and Streisand was going to play the iconic Mama Rose.

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3. Barbra Streisand's set the third-place record for her show of October 9, 2006 at Madison Square Garden, the first—and second-place records, of which are held by her two shows in September 2000.

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4. In 1986, Barbra Streisand founded The Barbra Streisand Foundation, and since the year it was founded, she has helped donate more than $18 million.

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5. Barbra Streisand dated tennis legend Andre Agassi—who is 28 years her junior—in the early 1990s.

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6. Barbra Streisand's set the third-place record for her show of October 9, 2006 at Madison Square Garden, the first—and second-place records, of which are held by her two shows in September 2000.

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7. Barbra Streisand dated tennis legend Andre Agassi—who is 28 years her junior—in the early 1990s.

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8. Barbra Streisand has two Oscars, and she has directed three feature films which received a total number of 14 nominations.

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9. Barbra Streisand replied to the tweet, thanking Grant for the "wonderful letter" he sent when he was 14.

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10. Barbra Streisand's set the third-place record for her show of October 9, 2006 at Madison Square Garden, the first—and second-place records, of which are held by her two shows in September 2000.

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11. Barbra Streisand had had beloved Coton de Tulear, Samantha, cloned twice.

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12. Barbra Streisand told People magazine at the time, "We wanted to be surrounded by people we've loved for a long time.

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13. Barbra Streisand established herself as a major Broadway star in the career-making role of Fanny Brice in the musical Funny Girl.

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14. In 2010, Barbra Streisand added author and photographer to her list of accomplishment.

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15. Barbra Streisand has never been known to be intimidated by anyone.

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16. Barbra Streisand has broken barriers for women directors and producers by helming and producing her own projects such as Yentl, The Prince of Tides, and The Mirror Has Two Faces.

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17. In 1972, Barbra Streisand established Barwood Films and went on to write, direct, produce and star in the widely successful Yentl and again direct, produce and star in the award-winning films The Prince of Tides and The Mirror Has Two Faces.

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18. Barbra Streisand is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and filmmaker.

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19. Barbra Streisand is one of the best-selling recording artists of all time, with over 68.5 million albums in the US and with a total of 150 million albums and singles sold worldwide, making her the best-selling female artist among top-selling artists recognised by the Recording Industry Association of America.

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20. Barbra Streisand has one child: her son Jason Gould, with first husband Elliott Gould.

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21. Barbra Streisand dated tennis legend Andre Agassi—who is 28 years her junior—in the early 1990s.

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22. Barbra Streisand was almost the First Lady of Canada, as she was dating Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau in 1969, but turned down his proposal to marry her.

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23. Barbra Streisand was one of roughly a dozen celebrities who made the political enemy list of Richard Nixon, along with Paul Newman and Jane Fonda.

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24. Barbra Streisand made her Broadway debut in 1962 in the play 'I Can Get It For You Wholesale' and was nominated for a Tony Award for her performance.

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25. Barbra Streisand won an Oscar for her song 'Evergreen' in the 1976 film 'A Star Is Born' and Best Actress Oscar for her role in Funny Girl.

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26. Barbra Streisand married for a second time on July 1, 1998, to actor James Brolin.

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27. Barbra Streisand released the albums Love Is the Answer and What Matters Most in 2009 and 2011, respectively.

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28. Barbra Streisand is an outspoken Democrat, and has used her talents and fame to support multiple candidates and causes, including Al Gore, Bill Clinton and Barack Obama.

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29. In 1996, Barbra Streisand tried her hand at direction again, with the film The Mirror Has Two Faces.

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30. Barbra Streisand reprised her role in Funny Girl in 1966 in London at the Prince of Wales Theater.

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31. Barbra Streisand was given complete artistic control of the next four network productions.

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32. In 1965, Barbra Streisand turned to television with My Name is Barbra.

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33. Barbra Streisand made her major debut in the Broadway show, I Can Get it For You Wholesale in 1962.

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34. Barbra Streisand was born on April 24, 1942, in Brooklyn, New York.

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35. Barbra Streisand has won two Academy Awards against five nominations: two for acting, two for songwriting and one for Best Picture.

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36. Barbra Streisand's was recognized as one of the top gay icons of the past three decades by Gay Times.

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37. In 2014, Barbra Streisand was on one of eight different New York Magazine covers celebrating the magazine's "100 Years, 100 Songs, 100 Nights: A Century of Pop Music in New York".

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38. Barbra Streisand's was accorded an Honorary Doctorate of Philosophy by the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in 2013.

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39. Barbra Streisand's was awarded Filmmaker of the Year Award for "lifetime achievement in filmmaking" by ShowEast and Peabody Award in 1996, Christopher Award in 1998.

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40. Barbra Streisand's was honored with the Harry Chapin Humanitarian Award from the ASCAP in 1994 and the Peabody Award in 1995, the same year she was accorded an Honorary Doctorate in Arts and Humanities by Brandeis University.

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41. Barbra Streisand's received Breakthrough Awards for "making films that portray women with serious complexity" at the Women, Men and Media symposium in 1991.

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42. In 1984, Barbra Streisand donated the Emanuel Barbra Streisand Building for Jewish Studies to the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, in the Mount Scopus campus, in memory of her father, an educator and scholar who died when she was young.

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43. Barbra Streisand's is the godmother of his daughters, Caleigh Peters and Skye Peters.

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44. Barbra Streisand went on to be her manager and producer.

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45. Barbra Streisand developed her ability to sustain long notes because she wanted to.

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46. Barbra Streisand's hears a melody and takes it in, learning it quickly.

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47. Barbra Streisand's reprised the role of Roz Focker alongside Dustin Hoffman.

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48. In 2004, Barbra Streisand made a return to film acting after an eight-year hiatus, in the comedy Meet the Fockers, playing opposite Dustin Hoffman, Ben Stiller, Blythe Danner and Robert De Niro.

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49. Barbra Streisand's earned her second Academy Award for Best Original Song for the song "Evergreen", from A Star Is Born in 1976, in which she starred.

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50. On October 11, 2012, Barbra Streisand gave a three-hour concert performance before a crowd of 18,000 as part of the ongoing inaugural events of Barclays Center in Brooklyn (her first-ever public performance in her home borough).

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51. On February 1, 2010, Barbra Streisand joined over eighty other artists in recording a new version of the 1985 charity single "We Are the World".

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52. On October 2, 2009, Barbra Streisand made her British television performance debut with an interview on Friday Night with Jonathan Ross to promote the album.

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53. Barbra Streisand's set the second-place record at MGM Grand Garden Arena with her December 31, 1999, show being the house record and highest-grossing concert of all time.

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54. Barbra Streisand's set the third-place record for her show of October 9, 2006 at Madison Square Garden, the first—and second-place records, of which are held by her two shows in September 2000.

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55. In 2006, Barbra Streisand announced her intent to tour again, in an effort to raise money and awareness for multiple issues.

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56. At the beginning of the 1990s, Barbra Streisand started focusing on her film directorial efforts and became almost inactive in the recording studio.

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57. Barbra Streisand was not happy with the direction of the project and it was scrapped.

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58. Barbra Streisand's performed this in a duet with Judy Garland on The Judy Garland Show.

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59. Barbra Streisand's was seen during an April 1961 episode on which Orson Bean substituted for Paar.

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60. Barbra Streisand once told Jimmy Fallon, whom she sang a duet with, on the Tonight Show, that Erlichman was a "fantastic manager" and still managed her career after 50 years.

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61. Barbra Streisand never lost her desire to be a stage actress and accepted her first role on the New York stage in Another Evening with Harry Stoones, a satirical comedy play in which she acted and sang two solos.

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62. Barbra Streisand's was invited back and sang at the club for several weeks.

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63. Barbra Streisand's took a job as an usher at the Lunt-Fontanne Theater for The Sound of Music, early in 1960.

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64. Barbra Streisand's graduated, aged 16, from Erasmus Hall in January 1959, and despite her mother's pleas that she stay out of show business, she immediately set out trying to get roles on the New York City stage.

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65. Barbra Streisand's joined the Freshman Chorus and Choral Club, where she sang with another choir member and classmate, Neil Diamond.

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66. Barbra Streisand's attended Erasmus Hall High School in Brooklyn in 1955 where she became an honor student in modern history, English, and Spanish.

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67. Barbra Streisand's made her singing debut at a PTA assembly, where she became a hit to everyone but her mother, who was mostly critical of her daughter.

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68. Barbra Streisand's has an older brother, Barbra Streisand'sldon, and a half-sister, the singer Roslyn Kind, from her mother's remarriage to Louis Kind in 1949.

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69. Barbra Streisand might be wishing her album sales were the way they were.

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70. Barbra Streisand welcomed her first grandchild into the world on Monday.

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71. Barbra Streisand has a new album, one that is the musical embodiment of her singular dislike of President Trump, and the rare instance of her political views entering her music.

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72. Barbra Streisand revealed that she'd failed her written driver's test three times.

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73. Barbra Streisand talks stage fright with Corden: 'I just don't want to disappoint people'.

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74. Barbra Streisand is not a fan of President Donald Trump and it "doesn't matter" to her if she's offending Trump fans who like her music.

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75. Barbra Streisand teamed up with GLAAD to get out the vote in the LGBTQ community, recording a robocall that went out to voters yesterday.

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76. Barbra Streisand is an American singer, actress, director and producer and one of the most successful personalities in show business.

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77. Barbra Streisand is once again thinking about leaving the United States for political reasons.

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78. Barbra Streisand is considering heading north if Tuesday's midterm elections favor the Republican party.

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79. Barbra Streisand uses her new album, "Walls", as an outlet for her outrage.

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80. Barbra Streisand thinks her attitude has "scared" a lot of men during her career.

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81. Barbra Streisand says her attitude has 'scared' a lot of men.

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82. Barbra Streisand sat down with Bill Maher and spoke about her new music inspired by the political climate under President Donald Trump.

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83. Barbra Streisand said that she eats a lot and plays card games.

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84. Barbra Streisand takes on Trump with 'punk' album 'Walls' If you like Barbara Streisand and not Donald Trump, her new "Walls" is just for you.

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85. Barbra Streisand takes the wheel and shows James Corden how 'Carpool Karaoke' should be done.

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86. Barbra Streisand joined James Corden for his latest "Carpool Karaoke" installment, when the two sang songs off her new Trump-inspired album, "Walls.

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87. Barbra Streisand has two Oscars, eight Grammys and millions of album sales.

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88. Barbra Streisand was already making hit records and winning Oscars before she signed on to remake 1976's A Star Is Born, but despite all of her success, she still felt unsure of her talents when the film wrapped.

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89. Barbra Streisand said she was inspired to write her new anti-Trump album because she "couldn't sleep most nights" in an interview with Bill Maher on Friday night's edition of 'Real Time' on HBO.

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90. Barbra Streisand has been nominated 43 times for a Grammy Award, winning eight.

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91. In 2006, Barbra Streisand was one of honorees at Oprah Winfrey's white-tie Legends Ball.

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92. In 1984, Barbra Streisand was awarded the Women in Film Crystal Award for outstanding women who, through their endurance and the excellence of their work, have helped to expand the role of women within the entertainment industry.

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93. Barbra Streisand was presented Distinguished Merit Award by Mademoiselle in 1964, and selected as Miss Ziegfeld in 1965.

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94. Barbra Streisand has always been vocal about her support towards Democrats.

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95. Barbra Streisand is a supporter of gay rights, and in 2007 helped raise funds in an unsuccessful attempt to defeat California Proposition 8.

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96. Barbra Streisand has long been an active supporter of the Democratic Party and many of its causes.

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97. Barbra Streisand dated tennis champion Andre Agassi in the early 1990s.

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98. Barbra Streisand is set to direct the historical drama Catherine the Great, a feature biopic about the 18th-century Russian empress, based on the top 2014 Black List script, produced by Gil Netter.

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99. In December 2010, Barbra Streisand appeared in Little Fockers, the third film from the Meet the Parents trilogy.

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100. Barbra Streisand scripted Yentl, something for which she is not always given credit.

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101. Barbra Streisand produced a number of her own films, setting up Barwood Films in 1972.

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