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Oprah Winfrey Biography

Who is Oprah Winfrey? What are her age and height?

Oprah Gail Winfrey, professionally acknowledged with the name Oprah Winfrey is an Afro-American talk show hostess, television personality, actress, entertainer, and writer who was born on January 29, 1954, in Kosciusko, Mississippi, United States. As of 2021, she is 67 years old with a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.

Oprah Winfrey is prominently familiar with her talk show titled The Oprah Winfrey Show where she invites numerous famous celebrities and communicates on interesting topics and subjects.

For this show, she was even honored as the most influential woman on the planet. This particular show assists her to welcome most of her riches and prosperity. Even though the show was concluded in 2011, people still enjoy watching her awe-inspiring talk show. She has also been titled as one of the affluent Afro-American women of the 20th century.

Educational qualification background 🎓

Oprah Winfrey went to Lincoln High School located in Milwaukee where she participated in an educational program called Upward Bound (currently TRiO) program She became impressed with her expertise and relocated to a public secondary school name Nicolet High School. She was also a prominent member of East Nashville high school’s speech team which she joined after being voted as the Most popular girl. Following this, she attended Tennessee State University where she achieved her doctorate in communication with a full scholarship.

Oprah Winfrey Family, Parents, & Siblings 👨‍👩‍👦‍👦

Oprah Winfrey was born to an underprivileged family from her unmarried teen mother Vernita Lee. Mississippi based farmer Veteran Noah Robinson Sr. has claimed himself as Oprah’s biological father. By the same token, Vernon Winfrey is also distinguished as Winfrey’s biological father. Winfrey lived with her maternal grandmother till she turned 6 years. In the course of living with her grandmother, she was allegedly abusive towards Winfrey. After her half-sister Patricia’s birth, Winfrey’s mother relocated her to live with Vernon. When she was living with Vernon, her mother gave birth to her second half-sister who was also named Patricia.  

Relationship, Husband, & Children 💑

Oprah Winfrey experienced multiple relationships throughout her life. The name of guys she dated includes Anthony Otey, William Taylor, John Tesh, Randolph Cook, Roger Ebert, Reginald Chevalier, and Stedman Graham. Among her relationships, she had the most intense relationship with John Tesh in the seventies. She stated that John Tesh was the guy who loved her even with all her flaws and insecurities. She even tried to kill herself after her breakup with her Tesh.

However, she couldn’t do so thinking that she might miss all the good stuff that might happen in the future. After dating numerous guys, she finally met her true soulmate Stedman Graham in 1986. They also exchanged the rings with one another in 1992 and her fans are still waiting for their marriage to happen.

Earnings, Income, & Net Worth (2021) 💲

Oprah Winfrey is a self-made millionaire who currently owns a colossal net worth of $3.6 billion dollars. The majority of her wealth has been generated through her talk show The Oprah Winfrey Show. Having said that, she has also expressed her writing and acting expertise which overall makes her a very versatile woman alive.

Biography & Wiki Quick Summary

NameOprah Winfrey
Full Real Name
Oprah Gail Winfrey
Popularly Knownas a talk show hostess, television personality, actress, entertainer, and writer
CountryUnited States
Professiontalk show hostess, television personality, actress, entertainer, and writer
Age67 years old (2020)
Height5 feet 6 inches
Birth Places
Kosciusko, Mississippi, United State
Date of Birth (Birthday) 🎂January 29, 1954
Net Worth (2021) 💲$3.6 billion dollars
Education Qualification 🎓Graduated
School/college 🏫Lincoln High School, Nicolet High School, Tennessee State University
Father's Name
Veteran Noah Robinson Sr., Vernon Winfrey
Mother NameVernita Lee
Sister NamePatricia Lofton, Patricia Lee Lloyd, Jeffrey Lee
Marital status
Relationship Status ❤In a relationship
Boyfriends Name
Anthony Otey (ex), William Taylor(ex), John Tesh(ex), Randolph Cook(ex), Roger Ebert(ex), Reginald Chevalier(ex) and Stedman Graham (1986 – Present)

Some facts about Oprah Winfrey

  • Her astrological sign is Aquarius.
  • She became pregnant as a result of sexual abuse by her uncle and delivered a premature baby who died after some period of time.
  • She has been titled The first black billionaire woman in the world by Forbes in 2003.
  • She had donated $400 million dollars from her account for the betterment of education quality in America.
  • She prefers to call her an animal’s friend.
  • She has been honored by former U.S president Barack Obama with an award titled Presidential Medal of Freedom.

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