Oprah Gail Winfrey is one of the most famous and influential media personality, best known for her show The Oprah Winfrey Show all around the world. She is an actress, host, media executive, television producer, and philanthropist.
Oprah was born into poverty in rural Mississippi on January 29, 1954. During the starting phases of her career, she realized her passion for media and entertainment. After successfully hosting some shows, she launched her own production company and became an international icon through her wildly popular program, The Oprah Winfrey Show. Since then, Winfrey never looked back and became the definition of the American Dreams.
Winfrey also launched her own TV network, the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN). According to Forbes magazine, Winfrey was the richest African American of the 20th century and the world’s only Black billionaire.