I guess if you have an original take on life, or something about you is original, you don’t have to study people who came before you. You don’t have to mimic anybody. You just have a gut feeling inside, an instinct that tells you what’s right for you, and you can’t do it in any other way.

– Barbra Streisand

My Name Is Barbra


April 28, 1965 – Millions of American television viewers tuned in to a primetime hour of 22-year-old Barbra Streisand in her first-ever TV special, the triumphant My Name Is Barbra. It won two Emmys and a Peabody Award and helped make Streisand a household name.