Oprah Winfrey Biography: Life and Career

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Oprah Winfrey Biography: Life and Career After growing up in poverty, Oprah Winfrey built an empire and has become one of the most influential and richest women in the world. After debuting her nationally syndicated talk show in 1986, she turned the tabloid talk show format on its head and overtook other talk shows in the ratings. Oprah’s popularity has stemmed from her ability to emote with people, and her lasting power is the proof. Not only a gifted television host, she is also a philanthropist and a talented actress, with an Academy Award nomination under her belt. In this video, WatchMojo.com takes a look at the life and career of Oprah Winfrey.

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