Oprah Winfrey

By: Angelina Prasad

Date of Birth, Location

Oprah was born on January, 29, 1954, in Kosciusko, Mississippi.

Date of Death

Oprah is still alive.

What is She Best Known For?

Oprah is best known for hosting her talk show, The Oprah Winfrey Show, which lasted from 1986 to 2011. Throughout her life and fame, she has done great things such as being an activist for children's rights and proposing a law to Congress about child abuse. She founded the foundation, Family for Better Lives, and she has raised 51 million dollars for other charities. She also has co-founded a company in 1999 called Oxygen Media which makes cable and web programming for women. Oprah was given the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Obama for her great help to the country.

3 Struggles Oprah Has Faced

1) Oprah has faced was with her weight.

2) Another struggle was her being abused as a child.

3) She had to face poverty and poor conditions because of it.

3 Adjectives That Describe Her

1) She is bold.

2) She is strong.

3) She is fearless.

How Did Her Life Impact the World For Good?

She impacted the world for good by sending positive messages to her viewers as she still had her talk show, and she helped people accept others just the way they are.

One Interesting Fact!

She learned to read at the age of three!