n. family name; Barbara Streisand (born 1942), American singer and actress

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  • Streisand — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Barbra Streisand (* 1942), US amerikanische Filmschauspielerin, Sängerin und Filmregisseurin Joachim Streisand (1920–1980), deutscher Historiker Siehe auch: Streisand Effekt …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Streisand —   [ straɪsənd], Barbra Joan, amerikanische Schauspielerin, Regisseurin und Sängerin, * New York 24. 4. 1942; Star der Bühne, des Fernsehens und des Films (seit 1968). Streisand trat ab 1962 in Musicals hervor, besonders in »Funny Girl« (1964,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Streisand — Streisand, Barbra …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Streisand — noun United States singer and actress (born in 1942) • Syn: ↑Barbra Streisand, ↑Barbra Joan Streisand • Instance Hypernyms: ↑singer, ↑vocalist, ↑vocalizer, ↑vocaliser, ↑actress …   Useful english dictionary

  • Streisand — /ˈstraɪzənd/ (say struyzuhnd) noun Barbra (Barbara Joan Streisand), born 1942, US singer and film actor; Academy Award for best actress for Funny Girl (1968) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Streisand — (1942– ) a US actor and singer known for her clear, strong voice. She became a star in the Broadway musical play Funny Girl (1964) and won an Oscar for its film version (1968). She won another for Evergreen, the song she wrote for her film A Star …   Universalium

  • STREISAND, BARBRA — (1942– ), U.S. singer and actress. Born in Brooklyn, New York, Streisand worked as a switchboard operator and theater usher until she won a singing contest at a Greenwich Village bar. After some appearances on television, she made her first… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Streisand, Barbra — orig. Barbara Joan Streisand born April 24, 1942, Brooklyn, N.Y., U.S. U.S. singer and actress. She sang in nightclubs before appearing on Broadway in I Can Get It for You Wholesale (1962), and she became a major star with Funny Girl (1964; film… …   Universalium

  • Streisand effect — The Streisand effect is a phenomenon on the Internet where an attempt to censor or remove a piece of information backfires, causing the information to be widely publicized. Examples are attempts to censor a photograph, a number, a file, or even a …   Wikipedia

  • Streisand effect — n. The widespread dissemination of information caused by an attempt to suppress that information. Also: Barbra Streisand effect. Example Citations: The Digg DVD donnybrook is the latest example of what s come to be called the Streisand effect, in …   New words

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