Facts About Oprah Winfrey That Would Surprise Her Fans

1. Her Name Is Actually Orpah

Winfrey’s name on her birth certificate is actually Orpah Winfrey. The former queen of daytime talk was named after a biblical character in the Book of Ruth. The name was mispronounced so frequently that Winfrey started going by Oprah to make things easier — and it just stuck.


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