Oprah Winfrey

Early Life/Childhood/Education

  • She was sexually abused by men
  • Moved to Nashville to live with her father
  • She entered Tennessee State University

Education/Early Career

  • In 1976 she hosted the TV chat show "People Are Talking" in Baltimore,Maryland
  • She had on TV show on OWN

Major Events In Life Or Career/Legacy/Awards


  • She was nominated for Academy Award for best supporting actress
  • In November 2013,Winfrey Recieved nation highest Civilian Honor,the presidental medal of freedom