Fascinating fact

Over 13,000 Oprah Winfrey fans packed into Chicago’s United Center arena on Tuesday (17May11) for a tribute send-off to the talk show titan, who is wrapping up her daily talk show after 25 years next week (26May11). The fans were treated to appearances by some of the world’s biggest stars, including Tom Hanks, Tom Cruise, Madonna, basketball great Michael Jordan, Simon Cowell, and Will Smith and his wife Jada Pinkett Smith, who called Oprah “a goddess”.