Oprah Winfrey

"Dreams will always come true"


Winfrey was born into poverty in rural Mississppi to a teenage single mother. Later the family moved to an inner-city Milwaukee neighborhood. Evenually she moved to live with the her father, a barber in Tennessee . Unfortunately , she experienced a traumatic event in her early teens. She was molested and gave birth to a son who died at birth.

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She attend Nashville East high school where she took public speaking and drama and was even elected school President.Later when her son died winfrey landed a job in radio while still in high school and began co-anchoring the local evening news at a age of 19, She also received a full scholarship to Tennesse State University after winning a public speaking contest!

Challenges,Successes and her Legacy?

"Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity" says oprah. "Don't fight them, just find a different way to stand". Oprah's success has come along end of extreme; obstacles, from sexual molestation to drug abuse to racism,"she was born as a poor,black, and out of wedlock child, she already had the bad things stacked against her, raped at nine years old and sexual harassed by family members, she went to live with father who had strict discipline on little oprah and he encouraged her education that she began to turn her life around." she overcame the mental trauma of harassment and went on to win a scholarship at a Reputable University".


she had....

•Broadcasting career

•Invited to chicago to host a faltering half-hour morning program

•Elected to act in a lot of movies

•A program for young teenage girls

•Won a oscar and a golden globe award as best supporting actress

•Own televison production


•Hosted a fundraiser for senator barack obama

•2010 interview on the larry king program at end of year

•Now hosts a nightly program "oprahs lifeclass



Winfrey recalls how "Maya Anelou's Sage words and a chance encounter with a fan changed how she sees her legacy. she is one of TOP RICHEST PERSON IN THE WORLD!!!!

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