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Barbra Streisand

Singer (born 24-Apr-1942)


Christopher Andersen. Barbra: The Way She Is. New York: William Morrow. 2006. 436pp.

Anne Edwards. Streisand: It Only Happens Once. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. 1996. 449pp.

Rene Jordan. The Greatest Star: The Barbra Streisand Story: An Unauthorized Biography. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. 1975.

Randall Riese. Her Name Is Barbra: An Intimate Portrait of the Real Barbra Streisand. New York: Carol Publications. 1993. 584pp.

James Spada. Streisand: Her Life. New York: Crown Publishers. 2001.


  1. Barbra Streisand Sets the Record Straight
    At 74, as she embarks on a memoir, an album and a rare tour, the megastar is intent on correcting (the tiniest) errors and on defining her own legacy.
    by Ben Brantley. The New York Times, 3-Aug-2016.


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  2. Twitter: @BarbraStreisand


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Internet Broadway Database [link]

  5. Public Information Research Namebase [link]

  6. Wikipedia [link]

  7. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  8. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.678)

  9. Webster's American Biographies (p.1001)

  10. Cassell Companion to Cinema (p.535)

  11. The Film Encyclopedia, 5th Edition (p.1352)

  12. Quinlan's Illustrated Registry of Film Stars (p.433)

  13. Chambers Film and TV Handbook (p.323)

  14. The Encyclopedia of Film (p.520)

  15. Contemporary North American Directors (p.447)

  16. Celebrity Register 4th Issue (p.489)

  17. Celebrity Register 5th Issue (p.530)

  18. The Encyclopedia of Hollywood (p.410)

  19. The New Biographical Dictionary of Film (p.843)

  20. The Guide to Film Directors (pp.828-34)

  21. Encylopedia of Pop, Rock, and Soul (pp.654-56)

  22. Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, 8th Edition (p.993)

  23. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.707)

  24. International Dictionary of Women's Biography (p.450)

  25. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.469)

  26. Britannica Almanac 2006 (p.109)

  27. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.4, p.556)

  28. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.306)

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