THIS DAY IN ROCK HISTORY: October The Rose starring Bette Midler premiers. It will get nominated for four Academy Awards. The movie is about a self destructive rock star. Many believe it is based on the life of Janis Joplin.
Bette MIDLER (b.  Active since 1965 > Born 1 Dec 1945 Hawaii > Other: Singer, Songwriter, Comedian, Producer, Musician > Spouse: Martin von Haselberg (m. > Children: 1 Even better known for her musical career.
Bette Midler Photos Photos: Bette Midler's New York Restoration Project 8th Annual Spring Picnic