Oprah, By Oprah Gail Winfrey

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Oprah Gail Winfrey is a television and film producer, along with being a talk show host. Through media, Oprah is known mostly for The Oprah Winfrey Show. It is the highest-rated talk show of all time, running for 25 years. She has dealt with many early life issues which has made her the tough, devoted, and inspirational person she is today. Oprah can be known as “The Queen of All Media.” Her loyalty to her audience has inspired many, along with the entertainment she gives her fans. Experts call her the most influential woman in the world. Oprah enjoys giving back to charities along with starting her own charities. Oprah Winfrey, the richest African American of the 20th century, is one of the most inspirational people by expressing her power of healing through dealing with her weight and abuse.

Oprah, child of Vernita and Vernon, was born in Kosciusko, Mississippi on January 29, 1954. Oprah’s story would not be complete without taking a look at her early life and challenges she had to overcome to achieve her fame.

Her early life began living with her grandmother in a farming community. Oprah’s grandmother taught her how to read at age three and encouraged her to keep reading throughout school. Oprah started by reading the Bible and eventually made speeches at her church. Although Oprah grew up as a very religious Baptist, reading Bible verses in front of her church and speaking to family and friends about the Bible, she later left organized religion as an adult. Starting

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