Did You Know That Barbra Streisand Has A Younger Sister That Looks Like Her Twin And Is Also A Singer?

November 27, 2018 12:45

Few people know that Barbra Streisand has a younger sister who is also a singer. Though they are only half-siblings, surprisingly but they look like twins.

Who is Barbra Streisand’s younger sister?

There is no need to introduce Barbra Streisand, the talented singer and eminent actress who has an army of devoted fans around the world. But did you know that Barbra has a younger half-sister, who is also a singer?

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Roslyn Kind is 9 years younger than Streisand. She has been performing on Broadway since her teen years. Roslyn is a talented singer and songwriter. Her first album titled Give Me You was released soon after she graduated from a high school.

Roslyn starred in the popular television series Gimme a Break and Throb. She also made a guest appearance in a sitcom The Nanny and such TV shows as Saturday Night Live and Today Show.

Relationships between the siblings

As you see, talent and love to music pass through generations in the Streisand family. But what does it feel like to live in the shadow of a more successful and recognized sister?

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In an interview with Today, Roslyn Kind opened up it was stressful for her to be compared with more famous Barbra, especially when she was just making her first steps in the industry. But, at the same time, Kind has the warmest feelings towards her eminent sister.


By the way, Roslyn explained she hates the term 'half-sister' and doesn’t think their relationships with Barbra are somewhat different only because they have a different father.

I really hate it when people say ‘half.’ I don’t know why people feel they have to do that.


Barbra and Roslyn indeed look pretty much alike. Someone can say they are like twins, but just with a 9-year age difference. The most important thing is that both women share a special bond which only close people can have.

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