Oprah Winfrey

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General Information

Name: Oprah Winfrey

Pen Name: None

Born: 1954 in Kosciusko, Mississippi

Website: http://www.oprah.com/index.html

Email: N/A

Illinois Connection

Winfrey lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Winfrey is an American television presenter, media mogul and philanthropist. Her internationally-syndicated talk show, The Oprah Winfrey Show, has earned her multiple Emmy Awards and is the highest-rated talk show in the history of television. She is also an influential book critic, an Academy Award nominated actress, and a magazine publisher.

Published Works

  • Make the Connection, 10 Steps to a Better Body and a Better Life, Hyperion, 1996 - written with Bob Greene
  • The Uncommon Wisdom of Oprah Winfrey, Carol Pub., 1996 - written with Bill Adler
  • Journey to Beloved, Hyperion, 1998
  • Oprah Winfrey Speaks, Insights from the World`s Most Influential Voice, Wiley, 1998
  • Live Your Best Life: A Treasury of Wisdom, Wit, Advice, Interviews, And Inspiration from O, the Oprah Magazine, Oxmoor House, 2005

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Make the Connection: Ten Steps to a Better Body - and a Better Life

ISBN: 0786862564
Release Date: 1996-09

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The Uncommon Wisdom Of Oprah Winfrey: A Portrait in Her Own Words (Unauthorized)

ISBN: 1559724196
Release Date: 2000-06-01

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Journey to Beloved - Limited Edition

ISBN: 078686480X
Release Date: 1998-10-23

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Oprah Winfrey Speaks: Insights from the World's Most Influential Voice

ISBN: 0471298646
Release Date: 1998-09-25

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Literary Awards


Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Oprah Winfrey on WorldCat

Oprah Winfrey on Amazon


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