January 29, 1954) is an American media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist.She is best known for her talk show The Oprah Winfrey Show, which was the highest-rated television program of its kind in history and was nationally syndicated from 1986 to 2011 in Chicago, Illinois.She began to steal money from her mother in an effort to keep up with her free-spending peers, to lie to and argue with her mother, and to go out with older boys.Her frustrated mother once again sent her to live with Vernon in Nashville, Tennessee, although this time she did not take her back.Sent to live with the man she calls her father, Vernon Winfrey, a barber in Tennessee, she 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, By the mid-1990s, she had reinvented her show with a focus on literature, self-improvement, and spirituality.However, polls estimating Winfrey's personal popularity have been inconsistent.Huff Post In Interactive Oprah online dating profile accredited Three that after the whole, the couple required and decided to joint petty.
Her grandmother taught her to read before the age of three and took her to the local church, where she was nicknamed "The Preacher" for her ability to recite Bible verses.
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