Why Famous: A star of rare talent, Midler has won three Grammy Awards, four Golden Globes, three Emmy Awards and a special Tony Award. She has also been nominated for two Academy Awards.
Midler has sold over 30 million albums worldwide.
- 1984-12-14 Singer and actress Bette Midler (39) weds Martin Von Hasselberg at Starlight Chapel in Las Vegas
- 1980-09-17 "Divine Madness" starring Bette Midler, premieres
- 1987-07-13 Federal judge throws out Bette Midler's $10 million suit against Ford Motor Co, who used a sound alike voice for their TV commercials