Oprah Winfrey

By:Alexandria Sharpe

About Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Gail Winfrey was born on January 29, 1954 as Orpah Winfrey in Kosciusko, Mississippi. She is now 62 years old. She has been through amny things. She was molested for many years as a child and lost a child, Canaan. She also struggled with weight and money as a child. I would describe Oprah as strong, healthy, and successful. Her life impacted the world because she used her story and education to help others who struggled with the same thing she did. When Oprah was seventeen she won a beauty pageant.

What is Oprah Known For?

Oprah is best known for being on Drake and Josh and her own show. She is an actress and talk show host. She hosted The Oprah Winfrey Show and People are Talking. On her talk shows she talks about weight loss. She is a "dedicated activist for children's rights."


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