October 19 1980 for 3 weeks
Tie with Katharine Hepburn
Director & Producer: Barbra Streisand
1978; 2 weeks as #1 on the Billboard Hot 100
1979; 2 weeks as #1 on the Billboard Hot 100
Starred with Omar Shariff. Won an Oscar for best actress for this film.
Liza Minelli got the part
Jessica Lange got the part
Everything seemed so important then .. even love!
Best Actress - Musical or Comedy, 1968
Best Actress - Musical or Comedy, 1976
1974; Grammy Song of the Year; 3 weeks as #1 on the Billboard Hot 100; Academy Award winner for the movie of the same name
1964; inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1998
1980; #1 in the U.S. and U.K.
Barbra is the older half-sister of actress and singer Roslyn. They share the same mother.
Director: Frank Pierson. Also starred Oliver Clark, Venetta Fields & Clydie King. Plot: Talented rock star John Norman Howard (Kris Kristofferson) has seen his career begin to decline. Too many years of concerts and managers and life on the road have made him cynical and the monotony has taken its toll. Then he meets the innocent, pure and very talented singer Esther Hoffman (Barbra Streisand). Won an Oscar.
Director: Barbra Streisand. Also starred Nehemiah Persoff, Steven Hill & Allan Corduner. Plot: A Jewish girl disguises herself as a boy to enter religious training.