The Crimson Connection

Oprah Winfrey

President Barack Obama awards the 2013 Presidential Medal of Freedom to Oprah Winfrey during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House, Nov. 20, 2013.

ErinE, Online Editor

November 12, 2018

Oprah Winfrey did not have an easy childhood as a black woman in America. Winfrey was born on January 29, 1954 in Kosciusko, Mississippi. She grew up with two sisters, her brother and her mother and father. Winfrey was not born into a rich family, not even a middle-class family. Times were tough for Op...

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