Barbara Joan “Barbra” Streisand was born on April 24, 1942, in Brooklyn, New York City. She is one of the few entertainers to have won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony Award. She has sold over 150 million records worldwide and is considered to be the best-selling recording artist of all time.
About Barbra Streisand in brief
Barbara Joan “Barbra” Streisand was born on April 24, 1942, in Brooklyn, New York City. She is one of the few entertainers to have won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony Award. Her accolades include two Academy Awards, ten Grammy Awards, five Emmy Awards, four Peabody Awards, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and nine Golden Globes. She has sold over 150 million records worldwide and is considered to be the best-selling recording artist of all time. Her father died at age 34 from complications from an epileptic seizure, possibly the result of a head injury years earlier. She was considered bright and inquisitive about everything; however, she lacked discipline, often shouting out answers to her questions. She began her education at the Yeshiva of Brooklyn when she was five years old and became known by others in the neighborhood for her voice and singing on the stoop of their apartment building. Her mother had been a soprano in her youth and considered a career in music, but later became a school secretary. When she was 13, she told Rosie O’Donnell, she and her mother recorded some songs on tape. That session was the first time Streisands ever asserted herself as an artist, which also became her first moment of “first moment of inspiration” She has an older brother, Sheldon, and a half-sister singer from her mother’s remarriage, Roslyn Kind, to Louis Kind, in 1949.
She also has a son, Sheldon Kind, who was born in 1949 and is also a singer-songwriter-producer-director-actor-produce-director. Her son Sheldon Kind is also known as Sheldon Kind and is the father of two daughters, Sheldon and Roslyn, who are also singers-songwriters-producers-actors-and-film-directors-actresses-and also have a son named Sheldon, who is the son of Roslyn and Louis Kind. Her daughter Sheldon Kind has a daughter, Shelly Kind, and she is the daughter of Shelly and Michael Kind, the former owner of a clothing store in New York, and the current owner of the New York Fashion Week store, which is located in SoHo, Manhattan. She lives with her husband, David Aronowitz, and their son Sheldon, in Upper East Side, Manhattan, and lives with his wife, Barbara, in the Tribeca neighborhood of New York. She and her son Sheldon have three children, Sheldon Jr., Sheldon III, Sheldon II, Sheldon IV, and Sheldon Kind’s daughter Shelly II, who lives in Manhattan with her mother and brother Sheldon Kind. She currently lives in Los Angeles with husband Aronoff and their children Sheldon III and Sheldon Jr. and Sheldon II. She had a daughter with her first husband, Michael Aronoffs, and they have two children together, Sheldon III. She now has three children with her second husband, Peter Arronoffs.