Oprah Winfrey Net Worth 2020, Early Life, Body, and Career.
Oprah Winfrey Net Worth – Arguably the most influential woman in her generation, Oprah Winfrey is a television host like no other.
Raped at nine and left with a dead premature baby at the age of fourteen, the media mogul didn’t let any of these deter her from achieving great heights.
No matter how many times life knocked her down, she picked herself back up and continued to ascend the ladder of success until she reached the top.
By the time she was nineteen, Oprah was already a co-anchor in the evening news at a local radio station and was crowned Miss Black Tennessee back in college.
For the record, she holds the title for the world’s first female black billionaire and the richest self-made American woman that ever walked the earth.
Oprah Gail Winfrey was born in Kosciusko, Mississippi on the 29th of January, 1954. Winfrey had a really tough childhood as a kid.
She was sexually abused by a number of men who were friends of her mother Vernita. Winfrey, later on, moved to Nashville to live with her father, Vernon.
Winfrey attended Tenessee State University in 1971 where she began working with television broadcasting and radio in Nashville. She got her first job in 1976 when she hosted the TV show ‘People Are Talking’.
Height and Weight
Listed below are the complete Oprah Winfrey body measurements statistics, including her height, weight, shoe and bra cup size details.
- Height in Feet: 5′ 6½”
- Height in Centimeters: 169 cm
- Weight in Kilogram: 84 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 185 pounds
- Bra Size: Unknown
- Dress Size: 14 (US)
- Feet/ Shoe Size: 10.5 (US)
- Body Measurements: 41-32-40
While in high school, Oprah got a job at a local black radio station, WVOL, where she made a mark.
After turning several low-rated TV shows to the best there is, on September 8, 1986, in Chicago, Illinois, Oprah Winfrey produced and hosted the Oprah Winfrey Show which lasted until May 25, 2011, and still holds the record as the highest-rated daytime talk show in the history of American television.
She also launched her own channel known as Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) on January 1, 2011.
In addition to being a renowned talk show host, Winfrey starred in movies and series such as The Women of Brewster Place, The Color Purple, Beloved, Charlotte’s Web, The Princess and the Frog and Bee Movie.
She has also written many books and articles for tabloids in the past. Oprah is also a proud holder of the Presidential Medal of Freedom given to her by President Barack Obama in 2013 and has some honorary doctorate degrees from Duke and Harvard to her credit.
As of 2020, Oprah Winfrey’s net worth is estimated to be $2.6 billion dollars, which makes her the richest female television host of all time.
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