Jan. 29th, 1954
Kosciusko, Mississippi, USA
5' 6 1/2"
Oprah Winfrey's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2009 - It's Complicated
2009 - The Princess and the Frog
2007 - Bee Movie
2007 - Everything's Cool
2007 - Ocean's Thirteen
2006 - Charlotte's Web
1987 - Throw Momma from the Train
1985 - The Color Purple
Guest TV Roles
Herself - Narrator (U.S. Broadcast)
Herself - Friend (segment "Tyler Perry")
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- First African-American woman to become a billionaire in American history.
- (April 2002) She and her former personal trainer Bob Greene announced they are buying seven shoreline lots from Getty Family Trust to build several homes, including one on 102-acre lot for Oprah. They plan to put conservation first and keep site development low key.
- Has size 10 feet.
- (Fall 1999) She and 'Stedman Graham (I)' (qv) are teaching "Dynamics of Leadership" class at Northwestern University's Kellogg Graduate School of Management.
- Thanked by 'Shawn Colvin' (qv) in the liner notes of her album "A Few Small Repairs".
- Is the first woman in history to own and produce her own talk show.
- According to Forbes magazine, her 2005 net worth is $1.3 billion. She was the first African-American women to make the list of billionaires, in 2003.
- (1994) Inducted into the National Women's Hall of Fame in Seneca, New York.