The Queen of Media Oprah Winfrey Turns 66 Today

The Queen of Media Oprah Winfrey Turns 66 Today

image via the atlantic Talk show host, actress, philanthropist, author, and overall Queen of Media Oprah Winfrey celebrates her 66th birthday today. Winfrey was born Jan. 29, 1954 in Kosciusko, Mississippi to Vernita Lee and Vernon Winfrey. Her parents separated soon after her birth and she was left in the care of her maternal grandmother, Hattie Mae Lee. Winfrey moved around frequently as a child, bouncing from the urban, poor life of her mother to the safety of her father’s home.     Oprah says that her life was saved by her father. Her father was quite disciplined and had …