Walters fought back tears as Oprah thanked her for being a "pioneer."

May, 16, 2014

Oprah made a surprise visit to The View to say goodbye to Barbara Walters on her last episode on the show. Walters fought back tears as Oprah thanked her for being a "pioneer."

Watch the clip above for the funny story about how Barbara Walters influenced Oprah's early days as a reporter.