The talents of Barbra Streisand go far beyond her work as a musician. The 81-year-old has unquestionably demonstrated her ability as an entertainer through her work as a well-known musician and an outstanding actress.

But recently, she also received recognition for her contributions to other people’s lives and for inspiring other women worldwide.

Streisand received the Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Woman of Leadership Award on July 1, 2023, a Saturday. Women who have assumed leadership positions and improved the lives of others are recognized with the award each year. Streisand was ecstatic to receive the honor.

Streisand shared her joy about the news on social media. She expressed her gratitude for the opportunity to continue the legacy of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in her letter, calling it a great honor. Julie Opperman, chair of the Dwight D. Opperman Foundation, and Justice Sonia Sotomayor gave her the honor.

With demanding occupations, it can be easy for James and Barbra to let their marriage deteriorate, but they have managed to stay connected despite their busy schedules.

Streisand was the fourth recipient of the honor and was recognized for her legendary career as an actress, singer, writer, and director. The performer was acknowledged as having a powerful voice who sparked change in the world through her music and other creative pursuits. Additionally, she was the first female composer to win an Oscar.

In addition to her work as an entertainer, Streisand has supported numerous charitable initiatives. She has contributed to funding for both the Barbra Streisand Women’s Heart Center at Cedars-Sinai and research into climate change. She advocates racial and gender equality and is a strong advocate for voting rights.

Streisand lately enjoyed other things in addition to the honor. The couple celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary at the beginning of 2023. The singer has been married to the actor James Brolin for the past 25 years. In his open discussion of how to make his marriage to the well-known singer last, Brolin revealed one secret: therapy.

When Streisand and Brolin married, they brought kids from prior relationships into the union.

Brolin acknowledged that divorce may be challenging and that marriage can be complicated. His suggested solution is finding an impartial third party to listen to and offer advice on relationship problems. Additionally, he emphasized the value of communication by stating that each party must feel heard. He also stressed the importance of occasionally crying with a friend.

The actor also mentioned that he and his wife are of retirement age, but he admitted that rocking back and forth in a rocking chair doesn’t seem to be in the cards for them. According to him, Streisand has too many plans for things she still wants to accomplish and organizations she wants to promote.

In contrast to Streisand, who is giving back to the community, Brolin is still succeeding in his acting profession. While his wife is engaged in various philanthropic endeavors, he spends his days in front of the camera. But Streisand also advances her husband’s career by providing soundtracks for his movies.

Streisand and Brolin continue to make family a priority despite their busy jobs. The famous singer talked about her life and said she loves spending time with her kids. I enjoy real life, you know, she said. I enjoy living here and now and adore my son, my husband, my garden, and my dogs.

When Streisand and Brolin married, they brought kids from prior relationships into the union. Both are devoted parents who have established enduring bonds with their stepchildren. Josh Brolin, who plays Brolin’s son, and Streisand have established a close friendship.

Jason Gould, Streisand’s son, has no children, but after she wed Brolin, her stepson had four children, making her a loving grandmother. Brolin and Jane Cameron Agee, his ex-wife, have a kid together. The younger Brolin’s two oldest children are shared with his ex-wife, Alice Adair.

Trevor Brolin and Eden Brolin, Streisand’s two oldest grandchildren, were born in 1988 and 1994, respectively. When Streisand and Brolin married in 1998, the two kids were first introduced to her. Shortly after welcoming Eden, Josh and his ex-wife, Alice, split up; the actor then wed Katherine Boyd Brolin.

Like their father and grandfather, Trevor and Eden have both inherited the family’s penchant for acting. Trevor has starred in a few films and worked as a director, writer, cinematographer, and producer for a number of years. It seems Trevor decided to get out of the acting game in 2020 when he became an electrician.

Eden also shares her dad’s and grandad’s acting genes. With parts in hit TV shows such as “Beyond” and “Yellowstone,” it seems Eden is doing the Brolin family name proud. She has also starred in “Arkansas,” “Blood Bound,” “Emerald City,” “I Dream Too Much,” and a slew of other titles.

Although Eden and Trevor were born before Streisand met their grandfather, the singer has built a close bond with her oldest grandkids. However, Streisand was over the moon when Josh welcomed his third child on November 4, 2018. A source close to Streisand noted that the singer adores little Westlyn Reign Brolin.

On Christmas Day 2020, Josh and his wife, Katherine, welcomed their second child together, Chapel Grace Brolin. The actor explained his youngest’s unique name, saying he and Katherine always find solace in chapels when they travel. Streisand and Brolin were reportedly “jumping up and down” when they heard they were getting another grandkid.