Barbra Streisand sends sweet anniversary message to husband James Brolin

Happy anniversary to Barbra Streisand and James Brolin!

The iconic 76-year-old singer sent her beau a sweet anniversary message on Twitter and Instagram on Sunday, celebrating 20 years of marriage. In it, she references a fateful blind date, 22 years ago that Streisand hilariously recounted in W magazine in 2016.

"My husband and I were set up on a blind date. I met him at a dinner and expected a bearded mountain-man type, and he had cut off all his hair and was clean-shaven," she said at the time. "I asked him, 'Who screwed up your hair?' He later told me that’s when he fell in love with me. My fella likes to hear the truth, which is unusual."

Her message to him on Sunday was short and sweet.

"Has it really been 22 years since our blind date?" Streisand wrote on Twitter and Instagram. "Married for 20 years. Happy anniversary honey. Bee. X."

In January, Brolin, 77, reflected on the couple's 20-plus years together in an exclusive interview with ET. He cited three factors in their longevity together: taking things one day at a time, marriage counseling and patience.

“I do believe in counseling if anybody ever has a problem in their marriage. Bring in a referee, talk it over, and I swear to you, it will dispel by the end of the session, each time!” he told ET at the time. “Sometimes in a tough marriage, it’s tough to talk, but if you do, it works!”

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James Brolin and Barbra Streisand (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
James Brolin and Barbra Streisand during The 69th Annual Academy Awards - Arrivals at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by Barry King/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 24: Actor James Brolin and girlfriend singer Barbra Streisand attend The 69th Annual Academy Awards ceremony on March 24, 1997 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Ron Davis/Getty Images)
James Brolin and Barbra Streisand during Screening of 'My Brother's War' at Hitchcock Theater in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
James Brolin and Barbra Streisand at the Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
James Brolin and Barbra Streisand (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage)
383572 03: Barbra Streisand and her husband James Brolin arrive at the White House December 20, 2000 in Washington DC. Earlier in the day Streisand received a National Medal of Arts award from President Clinton (Photo by Mark Wilson/Newsmakers)
UNITED STATES - JANUARY 14: James Brolin and Barbra Streisand attending the premiere of A Guy Thing at the Bruin Theater in Westwood, CA 01/14/02 (Photo by Vinnie Zuffante/Getty Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 25: Actors James Brolin and wife Barbra Streisand attend the 61st Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 25, 2004 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Carlo Allegri/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 6: Actor James Brolin and Singer/Actress Barbra Streisand attend Human Rights Campaign's Annual Gala honoring Barbra Streisand at the Century Plaza Hotel on March 6, 2004 in Los Angeles California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
James Brolin and Barbra Streisand during 'Meet the Fockers' Los Angeles Premiere at Universal Amphitheatre in Universal City, California, United States. (Photo by Chris Polk/FilmMagic)
James Brolin and Barbra Streisand during The 77th Annual Academy Awards - Governors Ball at Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic, Inc)
FRANCE - JUNE 28: President Nicolas Sarkozy Awards The 'Legion D'Honneur' To Barbra Streisand At The Elysee Palace In Paris, France On June 28, 2007 - Barbra Streisand and her husband James Brolin. (Photo by Serge BENHAMOU/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images)
Singer, actress and director Barbra Streisand and her husband actor James Brolin arrive at the Kennedy Center for the Kennedy Center Honors. (Photo by Ken Cedeno/Corbis via Getty Images)
MALIBU, CA - MAY 31: Barbra Streisand (L) and James Brolin sighting on May 31, 2010 in Malibu, California. (Photo by David Aguilera/BuzzFoto/FilmMagic)
HOLLYWOOD - JUNE 17: Actor James Brolin and wife singer Barbra Streisand arrive at premiere of Warner Bros. 'Jonah Hex' held at ArcLight Cinema's Cinerama Dome on June 17, 2010 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
UNIVERSAL CITY, CA - JULY 10: Producer James Brolin (L) and singer Barbra Streisand arrive at the premiere of 'Standing Ovation' at Universal AMC CityWalk Stadium 19 Cinemas on July 10, 2010 in Universal City, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/WireImage)
SANTA MONICA, CA - AUGUST 4: James Brolin and Barbra Streisand attend Bloomingdale's Santa Monica Hosts Pre-Opening Gala to Benefit Support Cedars-Sanai Heart Institute Women's Heart Center at Bloomingdale's Santa Monica on August 4, 2010 in Santa Monica, CA. (Photo by ANDREAS BRANCH/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 11: James Brolin and Barbra Streisand arrive at 2011 MusiCares Person of the Year Tribute to Barbra Streisand at Los Angeles Convention Center on February 11, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 17: Barbra Streisand and James Brolin arrive as ELLE Honors Hollywood+s Most Esteemed Women in the 18th Annual Women in Hollywood Tribute at The Four Seasons Beverly Hills on October 17, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 02: (EDITORS NOTE: This image has been retouched.) Barbra Streisand (L) and James Brolin pose backstage during the tour opener for 'Barbra - The Music... The Mem'ries... The Magic!' at Staples Center on August 2, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for BSB )
LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 18: Actor James Brolin (L) and actress-singer Barbra Streisand attend LACMA's 50th Anniversary Gala sponsored by Christie's at LACMA on April 18, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stefanie Keenan/Getty Images for LACMA)
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He also learned patience with his wife's hectic schedule.

“When she’s busy, she’s really focused, and part of our good relationship is that I understand that,” he shared. “And if I come to her with something important and she says, ‘I don’t have time right now,’ she doesn’t have time, period. That’s the way the mind works. You gotta focus.”

Here's to 20 more happy years for the couple!

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