Oprah Winfrey turns 64!

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Happy Birthday Oprah!

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Media mogul and philanthropist, Oprah Winfrey celebrates her 64th birthday today. She took to her social media to share snaps of her pre-birthday celebrations with her Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) team.

In celebration of the multi-billionaire talk show host and businesswoman, we share five interesting facts about her.

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  1. Oprah was born on 29 January 1954 in the town of Kosciusko, Mississippi.
  2. Miss Winfrey has had her own talk show called the Oprah Winfrey Show, which aired for 25 seasons.
  3. That same year, Winfrey launched her own TV network, the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN).
  4. Oprah was the richest African American of the 20th century and the world’s only Black billionaire for three years running, according to Forbes magazine.
  5. In September 2002, Oprah was named the first recipient of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences’ Bob Hope Humanitarian Award.

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Here are our favourite three most entertaining Oprah Winfrey moments:

  1. When Oprah calls out her best friend Gayle on her ashy elbows before hitting the Golden Globes red carpet.

Gayle’s Ready Y’all.. here we go! #GoldenGlobes part4

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2. Oprah’s almost Weight-Watchers approved birthday dinner for Gayle is everything!

#happybirthdaygayle

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3. Oprah’s favourite things are always on everybody’s wishlist. Thankfully, she’s turned it into a gift guide to accommodate everybody’s taste and budget.

Happy Birthday Oprah! May you have many more years of love, life and laughter.

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