Meryl Streep was born in USA, 22nd of June 1949.
She was studying Drama at Yale University.
Her first important movie was Deer Hunter with Robert De Niro and John Cazale.
One year later she got a part in Kramer vs Kramer and took her first Oscar. The second she got for Sophies Choice
She lives in USA with her husband - sculpture Don Gummer and four children - Henry, Mamie, Grace and Louisa.