1947 - Buckley was born in Fort Worth, Texas on the 3rd of July.
1966 - She was crowned "Miss Fort Worth" and was runner-up in the Miss Texas competition.
1969 - Buckley made her Broadway debut and has been called "The voice of Broadway" by New York Magazine.
1976 - Buckley also gave a much-remembered performance in the original movie version of Carrie.
1977 - She recorded a solo on the song "Walking in Space," in the movie Hair.
1982 - She played the role of a country singer in Bruce Beresford's film Tender Mercies in which she sang the awarded song "Over You.
2006 - Buckley sang "Memory" from Cats at the Kennedy Center Honors in December as part of the tribute to Andrew Lloyd Webber.
2007 - Buckley will appear with Quintessence at Lincoln Center in its Great American Songbook series.US actress
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