Black History Month 2 – Oprah Gail Winfrey is an American media proprietor, talk show #host, #actress, #producer, and #philanthropist. Winfrey is best known for her multi-award-winning talk show The Oprah Winfrey Show which was the highest-rated program of its kind in history and was nationally syndicated from 1986 to 2011. Dubbed the "Queen of All Media", she has been ranked the richest African-American of the 20th century, the greatest black #philanthropist in American history, and is currently North America's only black #billionaire. She is also, according to some assessments, the most influential woman in the world. In 2013, she was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Barack #Obama and an honorary doctorate degree from #Harvard.#YESBHM #BlackHistoryMonth