Bette Midler, 68, (born in Honolulu, Hawaii) is an American actress, singer-songwriter, comedian, film producer and entrepreneur. Bette has won three Grammy Awards, four Golden Globes, three Emmy Awards, and a special Tony Award.
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Bette is best known for her hit songs, “The Rose” and “Wind Beneath My Wings.” She is also recognized for her role in the iconic Halloween film, Hocus Pocus.
Bette’s family was one of the few Jewish families in a mostly Asian neighborhood in Honolulu growing up. Bette married artist Martin von Haselberg about six weeks after meeting him. They have one daughter, Sophie Frederica Alohilani Von Haselberg, who was born in November of 1986.