Oprah Winfreys Childhood
* Oprah winfrey was born on January 29, 1954.
* She lived with her grandmother and was taught to read at 2 and ½.
* Oprah skipped 1st and 2nd grade.
* She did well in all of the different schools she went to. ( She sometimes went to a school where her mom lived and sometimes where her dad lived.)
* She had a few jobs such as a radio job and a news job.
* Oprah was in The Color Purple.
* She produced The Women of Brewster Place at her studio, Harpo
Oprah Affects The Future
*She was the first African American to own a t.v. show and she is encuraging African Americans all over the country to do many things!*!*!*!*!*!*!*!*!*!*!*!