By: Dawson Thompson
My person is Oprah Winfrey. She was born on January 29,1954 in Kosciusko, Ms. She is best known for hosting her own internationally popular talk show from 1986 to 2011. In 1997 she won an award for TV performer of the year. In 1999 she won an award from National Book Foundation- 50th Anniversary Gold Medal. She also won the 54th annual Primetime Emmy awards- Humanitarian Award. She got into the Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame. The Women's Conference- Minerva Award. She won the Spelman College- National Community service award. She is very brave,confident, and inspiring lady.