Oprah Gail Winfrey (born in Kosciusko, Mississippi, USA, January 29, 1954, age 57 years) is a famous American businessman named recovery after a talk show that is very popular, and Oprah Winfrey .
The net worth of $ 1.3 million, entered the list of billionaires in the world.
Her parents called Arfa Oprah Winfrey is planning, as found in the Bible, but the midwife, who noted that the date can not be explained well, so that the name of Oprah Winfrey.
Born and raised in the Opera House January 29, 1954 in Kosciusko, Mississippi, on a farm I've found that the hard disk (Hattie Mae) for a period of six years.
When I was six, her mother, Vernita, and get a job as an assistant in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and finally brought back the opera from his grandmother. In Milwaukee, and had to stay in a room with his mother and two half brothers, men - men and women. Vernita every day that children very early and get home at night, so you do not have time for your family.
Searching for his mother saw him, Opera and often run away from home. At the age of 9 years, was sexually assaulted by his cousin, 19), who was on duty. Opera and was sure his mistake, told him he suffered in one.
The age of 14 years, died of the Opera, the pregnant woman and the child immediately after birth. To escape the Opera for a week, his mother decided to send Oprah lived with her father in Nashville. very afraid of his father, so they are able to live with his father Oprah, who changed his life, he found it really is.
At the age of 14 years and lived with his father, Opera (Vernon Winfrey) and stepmother (Zelma) which is a respectable member of society, and Tennessee.
Opera may be that the father will not tolerate negative attitudes Opera or the value of a bad school. Opera and get the value - the value (c) in Milwaukee, but the only value that can be accepted by his father.
First, the opera and hates to fixed rules and high expectations. However, it became clear that this is exactly what you need, and parents who make the rules and apply them carefully, but also provide the love and attention he wants. Oprah has also increased.
Not only that school's values rose, Opera and also be kinder and more popular than ever.
At the age of 16, traveled to Los Angeles Opera to become the language of the Church.
At the age of 17 years, and got his first job in show business as a news anchor on local radio stations. Not even pay $ 100 per week, which is ideal for high school students early an.Pada - 1970 at the age of 19, was found by a television channel Nashille to work as a reporter and news anchor.
As if Oprah Winfrey should be proud because his name immortalized as the name of the street in Chicago, Illinois, United States (U.S.). As quoted in Aceshowbiz.com, Thursday, May 12, 2011, Chicago Mayor Richard Daley Opera Award as the studio showroom is Oprah Winfrey in Chicago, brought a blessing.
"Their presence (opera) in Chicago was a blessing ... (which) is a great ambassador for our city," Daley said in Chicago, Wednesday, May 11, 2011.
The road is called by Oprah Winfrey right in front of Harpo Studios, where they show the film "The Oprah Winfrey Show 'to this place. As we all know, will appear on Oprah Winfrey talks to her about the good known that on May 25 after 25 years of entertaining millions of people around the world.
On the same occasion, welcomed the opera's name, which is used as the name of the street. "I just want to thank the mayor, and for the people of Chicago, who embraced me and allowed me to take a position here, being here in this city," says Oprah.
It was also felt in 57 years), which contains the name of the street of the same name is better than receiving an Oscar or Emmy.
"This is the story of the miracle that a daughter of color in Kosciusko, Mississippi, and ended with his name the name of the street in major cities worldwide, and Chicago. Thank you," he said.
Opera impression is recorded in the last Oprah Winfrey Show 'in the United Nations center in Chicago on Tuesday, May 17, 2011. (AT)