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Quick Facts of Oprah Winfrey:
|Full Name||Oprah Gail Winfrey|
|Date of birth||January 29, 1954|
|Nickname||Oprah, The Preacher|
|Birthplace||Kosciusko, Mississippi, U.S.|
|Profession||media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist.|
|Active Year||1983- Present|
|Eye colour||Dark Brown|
|Hair color||Dark Brown|
|Siblings||Patricia Lee Lloyd (Half Sister), Patricia Lofton (Half Sister), and Jeffrey Lee (Half Brother)|
|Education||Lincoln High School, Tennessee State University|
|Net Worth||$ 2.9 billion|
Short Description of Oprah Winfrey :
Oprah Gail Winfrey is an American media proprietor, producer, talk show host, actress, and philanthropist.She is best known for her talk show The Oprah Winfrey Show, which was the highest-rated television program from 1986 to 2011.She is currently North America’s first and only multi-billionaire black person. In 2013, she was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by then President Barack Obama.She is the greatest black philanthropist in American history.She was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in Steven Spielberg’s The Color Purple.She is the belonging to American nationality with ethnicity black.She is the daughter of Vernita Lee and Vernon Winfrey.She is now 63 years old.She is the follower of Protestant.Her sun sign is Aquarius.
Early Life and Education:
Returning to her early life, she was born Orpah Gail Winfrey on January 29, 1954, in Kosciusko, Mississippi, the USA from an unmarried young couple.Her mother was a housemaid and her father was in Armed Forces and also worked as a coal miner, barber and city councilman.She was from working class family.Her siblings are Patricia Lee Lloyd (Half Sister), Patricia Lofton (Half Sister), and Jeffrey Lee (Half Brother).Hatti Mae Lee is her grandmother.Oprah is her mother’s first child.She started her schooling at Lincoln High School and then went to Nicolet High School.She was enlightened more from East Nashville High School and Tennessee State University. She received honorary doctorate degrees from Duke and Harvard.
Talking about her career, Winfrey moved to Baltimore, in 1976, where she presented a hit television chat show, People Are Talking. Eventually, she was selected to host her own morning show by a Chicago TV station. She next became the host of her own, globally popular program, The Oprah Winfrey Show, which aired from 1986 to 2011 for 25 seasons. That same year, Winfrey originated her own TV network, the Oprah Winfrey Network.
Moving to her personal life, her current marital status is unmarried.Oprah’s hunt for partner concluded at Stedman Graham.The couple has been together since 1986. In November 1992, both got engaged but are yet to get married.There is no question of children and divorce, however, there is a story that she got pregnant at the age of 14.Her sexual orientation is straight.
Statistics and Net Worth:
Talking about her physical appearance, she has the power to lure the audience with her tellings.She has got height 5 ft 6½ inches with weight 77 kg.Her body type is average.Her hair and eyes are dark browns.She has the net worth of $2.9 billion.Her fans can visit her official website @ www.oprah.com or connect on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.