Oprah Winfrey Net Worth 2016


Oprah Winfrey Net Worth: $3 billion

Oprah Winfrey net worth: Oprah rose to fame by hosting an American syndicated tabloid talk show ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’ though has net worth of 3 billion USD.


She is a chairwoman and CEO of Harpo productions, chairwoman, CEO, and CCO of the Oprah Winfrey Network, veteran-versatile actress, writer.

Oprah Gail Winfrey known by her industry name Oprah Winfrey was born on January 29, 1954 in Kosciusko, Mississippi, United States.

She has built strong recognition as media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer and philanthropist as well was ranked the wealthiest African-American of the 20th century and known as the greatest black philanthropist in American history.

She had worked hard ruling the entertainment world at present even was declared the North America’s first and only multi-billionaire black person with impressive earnings.

Oprah is one of the most influential women in the world and also received the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Barack Obama and honorary doctorate degrees from Duke and Harvard in 2013.

She was born to so poor family in rural Mississippi to a teenage single mother whereas afterward grew up in an inner-city Milwaukee neighborhood.

Oprah also explained she was sexually abused in her childhood and got pregnant when she was 14-year-old while her baby boy died in infancy.

However, at the age of 19, she started her journey to entertainment industry as co-anchor the local evening news though she impressed everyone with her skills and turned the daytime-talk-show anchor and came out a third-rated local Chicago talk show to first place.

While stepping up success formed her own Production Company and be converted into internationally syndicated.

Oprah made her film debut with The Color Purple (1985) for this, received three nominations for Best Supporting Actress.

She best known for characters in other movies such as 1998s Beloved, 2007s Bee Movie as vioce star, The Princess and the Frog (2009) and other even earned biggest titles in her successful career.