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Oprah Winfrey is one of the wealthiest Multi-Billionaires of North America who is regarded as the world’s most influential woman as well.
Oprah Winfrey was born to an extremely poor family in Mississippi. Devoid of a proper family life, she was deprived of love and affection all through her childhood.
She had a poor life exposure at a farm in a village and the only source of learning for her was her grandmother.
She was a recipient of a juvenile detention home as she was sexually abused for five years.
She moved on and grabbed her first job at WVOL radio station at the age of 17 with her studies.
The pay was hardly any for her to meet her expenses.
With her impressive outgoing personality, she grabbed the attention of the viewers and soon the TRP started rising and it became the most watched show on television.
In 1993, ‘Oprah Bill’ was passed by President Clinton who wanted to safeguard the interest of abused children.
Roger Ebert gauged her talent and offered her “The Oprah Winfrey Show”.
Her interviewing the “King of Pop Music”, “Michael Jackson”, swept the entire America with a storm. It became the 4th most watched show with 36.5 Million viewers in 1993.
In 1986, she set up Harpo Production out of her love to create a quality cinema.