1. OPRAH WINFREY
Oprah Winfrey’s achievements are remarkable. She is well known for her highest-rated television program named ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’ Her show was running for 25 years in national syndication from 1986 to 2011.
Oprah Winfrey was also titled as the richest African American of the 20th century and the first black multi-billionaire of North America. She was one of the most prominent people in the 2000s and also in the 2010s. She also achieved the title of “Queen of all media.
She has also secured the position of biggest black philanthropic in the History of America.
She also achieved various awards like 18 Daytime Emmy awards, including the lifetime achievement awards, A Tony award, Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, Chairman’s award, Bob hope Humanitarian award, 2 Primetime Emmy Awards. In the year 2013, Oprah Winfrey achieved the degrees of an honorary doctorate from Harvard and Duke. President Barack Obama also awarded her a Presidential Medal of Freedom.