American media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist, Oprah Winfrey net worth has been accumulated from her work on The Oprah Winfrey Show. Oprah Winfrey quotes are as famous as her shows. The Oprah Winfrey Show was once the highest rated television program of its kind.
Oprah Winfrey is a well-known American TV personality an social elite who has gained wide recognition for The Oprah Winfrey Show. Oprah Winfrey net worth is estimated to be high and accumulated through her work as a CEO in the Oprah Winfrey Network. The details of the very talented and respected Oprah Winfrey biography, net worth, age, show and more can be found on several social media sites that are continuously observed by her fans all around the world.
Oprah Gail Winfrey was born on January 29, 1954 in Kosciusko, Mississippi, U.S. She was born to an unmarried teenage mother, Vernita Lee who worked as a housemaid. Her biological father, Vernon Winfrey was a coal miner who later worked as a city councilman. She is off Kpelle ethnicity from Liberia. She is part sub-Saharan African, part Native American and East Asian. She lived in much poverty throughout her childhood.
Winfrey revealed on her show that she had been sexually abused twice in very early age. She went on to attend Lincoln High School and then Nicolet High School. She later joined East Nashville High School where she was named Most Popular Girl. Winfrey then got a full scholarship at Tennessee State University, and studied communication.
Oprah Winfrey began working at WLAC-TV, WJZ-TV, and WLS-TV. She then went on to sign with King World after which she went on to host “The Oprah Winfrey Show”. The show went on to be a super hit with huge attention from audience. She then went on to produce drama miniseries The Women of Brewster Place, and launched her new channel OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.
Oprah Winfrey has worked on movies like The Color Purple, Beloved, Their Eyes Were Watching God, Charlotte’s Web, The Princess and the Frog, and more. She will publish her memoir, “The Life You Want” in 2017. She also published a magazine called O, The Oprah Magazine. Winfrey also has her own website Oprah.com and has worked with the channel, Oprah Radio.
Oprah Winfrey net worth is estimated to be $ 2.9 billion. Oprah Winfrey net worth is known to be very high due to her successful career as a media proprietor and talk show host. Oprah Winfrey net worth has been accumulated from her huge annual salary of $75 million as per 2015 from her hard work on The Oprah Winfrey Show and the Oprah Winfrey Network. Oprah Winfrey net worth is high and rising each day with her new endeavors.
Oprah Winfrey was the victim of a sexual abuse and also gave birth at 14 years old to a boy who died very soon. She was in a relationship with two of her high school lovers named Anthony Otey and William “Bubba” Taylor. She was in a relationship with John Tesh but it turned sour. She was also in love with a married man for 4 years and when it turned sour, she wrote a suicide note to her best friend. She was also in a bad relationship with boyfriend Randolph Cook. She then dated Roger Ebert in 1980. Then in 1986, Oprah went on to have a relationship with Stedman Graham. They were to be married in November 1992 but it never happened and Winfrey never got married.
Oprah Winfrey age at present is 63 years. Oprah Winfrey has a body measurement of 40-30-40 inches from the breast, waist to hips that result to a perfect Apple shaped figure. Oprah Winfrey has an attractive personality. She has a bra size of 36D. She stands at the height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs 82 kg. Her weight had seen a fluctuation when she was suffering from depression due to her sour relationship during her youths. Her shoe size is 10.5 and her dress size is 12. Oprah Winfrey has a unique curly hair.
Oprah Winfrey has won a Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award in 2012. She has been nominated for two Oscar Awards for her acting career. She has also been nominated for a Golden Globe and four Primetime Emmy Awards with two Emmy wins. Winfrey has received a African-American Film Critics Association Awards, Black Film Critics Circle Awards, Black Reel Awards, CINE Awards, and Thirteen Daytime Emmy Awards. She has also been honored with two Image Awards, a Peabody Award, four People’s Choice Awards, and many more. The celebrated and talented Oprah Winfrey biography can be found on various social media sites like, Wikipedia, twitter, Instagram, and more.