Oprah Winfrey is an American talk show host, actress, producer and much more. She was raped at the age of 9 and 13, she got pregnant and runaway from the house when she was just 14 years old. Winfrey landed a job at radio station while still in high school, she began to co-anchoring the local news at the age of 19 and after all the hard work she launched her own production company.
She has been ranked as the richest African-American woman and the greatest black philanthropist in American history. In 2013 she was rewarded the presidential medal of freedom by president Barack Obama and honorary doctorate degrees from Duke and Harvard.