Occupation:Actor, Producer, TV Personality
Birthday:January 29, 1954
Oprah Winfrey is a talkshow host, actress, producer, and philanthropist born in Mississippi and raised in Tennessee. Winfrey grew up with a love for the stage; she won a beauty pageant and later had her start in media by co-anchoring the local evening news. Winfrey later had her big break on television with The Oprah Winfrey Show. Over the years she interviewed many celebrities on her show and appeared in films such as The Color Purple and Bee Movie. Oprah has been honored and awarded many times such as with: 2 Emmy Awards, 6 NAACP Image Awards, and 1 Presidential Medal of Freedom Award.