Oprah was born on January 29, 1954 Kosciusko, Mississippi. She was abused my her mom friends and relatives she was brave to go on with her live. She took education at Tennessee State University. Before she was in a talk show she work in a radio and television. She learned to respect all her viewers , soon she was rewarded with an upsurge in popularity. In 2009 Oprah announced that she would be ending her program when her contract with ABC ended, in 2011. Soon after, she moved to her own network, the Oprah Winfrey network a joint venture with Discovery Communications.