Birth Name: Barbara Joan Streisand
Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: April 24, 1942
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish
Barbra is the daughter of Diana Ida (Rosen) and Emanuel Mendel Streisand. She is from a Jewish family, from Galicia and Russia. Barbra is married to actor James Brolin. She has a son, actor Jason Gould, from her previous marriage, to actor Elliott Gould.
Barbra’s paternal grandfather was Isaac Streisand (the son of Kesriel Streisand and Mali Feldman). Isaac was a Jewish emigrants, from a village, Buchach, in Ukraine.
Barbra’s paternal grandmother was Annie/Anna Kesten/Kessler (the daughter of Max Kesten/Keston/Kessler and Dreijzie “Daisy” Cohen). Max was the son of Charles Keston. Annie was a Jewish emigrant from Galicia.
Barbra’s maternal grandparents were Louis Rosen (the son of Mordekhai Kholevich and Bryna Dvorak) and Ida Friedland. Louis and Ida were both Russian Jews.
Family history of Barbra Streisand – http://webcontent.harpercollins.com