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Oprah Winfrey: The Oprah Winfrey Show, Sara Nelson, Oprah Winfreys Endorsement of Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Books LLC

Oprah Winfrey: The Oprah Winfrey Show, Sara Nelson, Oprah Winfreys Endorsement of Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for

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Published August 17th 2011
ISBN : 9781155571324
Paperback
44 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 42. Chapters: The Oprah Winfrey Show, Sara Nelson, Oprah Winfreys endorsement of Barack Obama, Oprah WinfreyMorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 42. Chapters: The Oprah Winfrey Show, Sara Nelson, Oprah Winfreys endorsement of Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls, Oprahs Big Give, Oprahs Book Club, Oprahs Favorite Things, Oprahs Anti-war series, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network, Oprahization, Harpo Productions, Stedman Graham, O: The Oprah Magazine, Oprah Winfreys Legends Ball, Gayle King, The Nate Berkus Show, Oprah Winfrey Presents: Mitch Alboms For One More Day, The Dr. Oz Show, No Phone Zone, Oprah Radio, Media works of Oprah Winfrey, The Oprah line, The Angel Network, List of awards and nominations received by Oprah Winfrey. Excerpt: Oprah Winfrey (born Orpah Gail Winfrey on January 29, 1954) is an American television host, actress, producer, and philanthropist, best known for her self-titled, multi-award winning talk show, which has become the highest-rated program of its kind in history and was nationally syndicated from 1986 to 2011. She has been ranked the richest African American of the 20th century, the greatest black philanthropist in American history, and was for a time the worlds only black billionaire. She is also, according to some assessments, the most influential woman in the world. Winfrey was born into poverty in rural Mississippi to a teenage single mother and later raised in an inner-city Milwaukee neighborhood. She experienced considerable hardship during her childhood, claiming to be raped at age nine and becoming pregnant at 14- her son died in infancy. Sent to live with the man she calls her father, a barber in Tennessee, Winfrey landed a job in radio while still in high school and began co-anchoring the local evening news at the age of 19. Her emotional ad-lib delivery eventually got her transferred to the daytime talk show arena, and after boosting a third-rated local Chicago talk show to first place she launched her own pr...