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BetteBack Oct. 1972: BETTE MIDLER’S WHOLE LIFE STORY!

InterviewBETTE MIDLER’S WHOLE LIFE STORY!By Lisa RobinsonOctober 1972 The restaurant at the Algonquin Hotel, Andy Warhol…

Photo: Bette Midler Gets Married To Martin Von Haselberg

Bette Midler and Martin von Haselberg got married on  December 16, 1984 in Las Vegas, almost…

‘Hocus Pocus’ Director Kenny Ortega on Film’s Remake Without Bette Midler & Sarah Jessica Parker

9 Mews ‘Hocus Pocus‘ Director Kenny Ortega on Film’s Remake Without Bette Midler & Sarah Jessica…

[when asked by Parade magazine whether she will retire after her show in Las Vegas]

[when asked by Parade magazine whether she will retire after her show in Las Vegas] I…

BetteBack January 19, 1975: What Happened After The Cher Special Taping?

Lubbock Avalanche Journal January 19, 1975 When Cher Bono wrapped up taping her first CBS-TV special,…

Bette Midler On Briefly Appearing Half Nude At One Performance:

Bette Midler On Briefly Appearing Half Nude At One Performance: “Many people objected but to me…

BetteBack January 28, 2000: ‘Great’ Bette for a good time

The Boston Herald January 28, 2000 | Verniere, James “Isn’t She Great.” Rated R. At Copley…

BetteBack September 30, 1974: Bette Midler To Roast Johnny Carson At Charity Dinner

Anderson Herald Bulletin September 30, 1974 Anybody surprised that Bob Hope will be emcee at the…

BetteBack January 28, 2000: Isn’t She Great? No. Grating? Yes.

Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL) January 28, 2000 | Gire, Dann “Isn’t She Great” Written by…

BetteBack September 21, 1974: How Come We Don’t Hear More About Bette Midler Lately?

San Mateo Times September 21, 1974 I just love Bette Midler. How come we don’t read…

BetteBack April 14, 1974: Rock stars easily refuse big Las Vegas offers

Salina Journal April 14, 1974 Alice Cooper dropped in to see Liza Minnelli perform at the…

BetteBack December 12, 1973: Bette Midler On Singing ‘God Bless The Child’

Corpus Christi Times December 12, 1973 Bette Midler, 27, is a native of Hawaii. She went…

BetteBack December 11, 1973: It s a sick. sick sick sick world

Bradford Era December 11, 1973 It s a sick. sick. sick sick world Bette Midler s…

BetteBack November 25, 1973: MGM Grand Ends Negotiations With Bette Midler

Lubbock Avalanche Journal November 25, 1973 LAS VEGAS BUFFS are probably awaiting with anticipation the opening…

Bette Midler On Life And Aging:

Bette Midler On Life And Aging: “The teenagers think that life is over when a person…

Bette Midler: “I don’t know if I should sing to you or talk to you about the advantages of a reverse mortgage” (Divine Intervention, 2015)

Bette Midler: “I don’t know if I should sing to you or talk to you about…

Bette Midler: “Aren’t my girls wonderful? They used to be fact-checkers at FOX News. Then I snatched them up, and nobody knew they were gone!” (Divine Intervention, 2015)

Bette Midler: “Aren’t my girls wonderful? They used to be fact-checkers at FOX News. Then I…

Bette Midler On Her Funny Lady Image:

Bette Midler On Her Funny Lady Image: “I’ll keep that. I think it’s important. I love…

BetteBack October 24, 1996: ‘First Wives’ review revealed male bias

South Holland Star October 24, 1996 To the Editor: I don’t often write letters to editors.…

Age Ain’t Nothin’ But a Number: Sia & Other Artists Who Topped the Hot 100 After 40

BillBoard Age Ain’t Nothin’ But a Number: Sia & Other Artists Who Topped the Hot 100…

On Kiss My Brass: “I always want a beautiful stage show. When I fell in love with the theater, I really fell in love with colored lights and glittery costumes…

On Kiss My Brass: “I always want a beautiful stage show. When I fell in love…

On Kiss My Brass: “I’m starting to think, ‘Enough already with the fishtails.’ At this stage of the game it’s a lot of work and too much hopping. Even getting into the tail is a major struggle.”

On Kiss My Brass: “I’m starting to think, ‘Enough already with the fishtails.’ At this stage…

On Entertaining The Masses: “I’ve tried to keep it cheerful and upbeat, and not so dark, The trend over the last 9 or 10 years has been toward so much darkness…

On Entertaining The Masses: “I’ve tried to keep it cheerful and upbeat, and not so dark,…

On Trashiness In Show Biz: “Hey, wait a minute. I should talk, right? Who am I to throw stones.? I practically invented trashiness. You get to the point where you say, ‘The line has been definitely crossed now’. But I never meant to cross that line”

On Trashiness In Show Biz: “Hey, wait a minute. I should talk, right? Who am I…

BetteBack August 18, 1995: Richard Dreyfuss Bows Out Of “That Old Feeling”

Cedar Rapids Gazette August 18, 1995 “Foul!” cry Richard Dreyfuss’ reps to reports that he’s bowed…

Carole Bayer Sager Lands Deal With Simon & Schuster

Galley Cat Carole Bayer Sager Lands Deal With Simon & Schuster By Maryann Yin on Mar.…

BetteBack May 23, 1992: Goodbye Johnny Carson!

Lethbridge Herald May 23, 1992 Thursday night’s show, the last with celebrity guests and a public…

BetteBack Review November 30, 1991: “For the Boys” presents Midler in her full-blown glory

Kokomo Tribune November 30, 1991 Since her astonishing debut in “The Rose,” the full realization of…

BetteBack March 27, 1991: Bette Midler Slides On The HollyWood Powerful List (One Of Few Stars To Make It)

Mount Carmel Daily Republican Register March 27, 1991 HOLLYWOOD POWER SHUFFLE: Superagent Michael Ovitz is ranked…

BetteBack May 17, 2010: Another Loosely Translated Article…Gets A Little Politically Charged…Showgirl Period

sueddeutsche “I’m as hot dog occurred” Interview: Alexander Gorkow May 17, 2010 Humor keeps you young:…