/ (ˈstraɪsænd) /
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Barbra. born 1942, US singer, actress, and film director: the films she has acted in include Funny Girl (1968) and A Star is Born (1976); her films as actress and director include Yentl (1983), Prince of Tides (1990), and The Mirror has Two Faces (1996)
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Words nearby Streisand
streetwear, streetwise, streetworker, Strega, Streicher, Streisand, strelitzia, strength, strengthen, strengthless, strenuous
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Attendees this time around included usual suspects such as Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone, and Barbra Streisand.Pamela Anderson Is Israel’s No. 1 Fan|Asawin Suebsaeng|November 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Reportedly, he wants to star Lea Michele in a production based on another ex-Streisand vehicle, Funny Girl.‘The Normal Heart’ and Hope in the Battlefield of AIDS|Michael Musto|May 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Streisand labors under another burden, which is that she is one of the last of the old-school gay icons.
Her gay fans will look askance and move on around Streisand.
At a state dinner, Streisand told Geithner he must be OK because he was a Brooklyn Jew.Speed Read: The Juiciest Bits From Timothy Geithner’s New Memoir|William O’Connor|May 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST