Power player, media mogul, rule breaker and role model, Oprah Winfrey certainly holds many titles. Her call for us all to live our best lives has inspired millions to strive to reach their highest potential. As she celebrates her 60th birthday, ESSENCE editors share 21 reasons why she's our inspiration.
Happy Birthday, Oprah!
"Because she is the first to celebrate other Black women's achievements." —Yolanda Sangweni, ESSENCE.com Entertainment Editor