Whoopi Goldberg


Whoopi Goldberg

Show some sisterly love to the star of Sister Act.

Actress, comedienne, radio host, TV personality, game show host, singer, rapper and author, Goldberg has won an Oscar ®, a Grammy, an Emmy and a Tony. One of the few people who can be identified simply by their first name, the star of Sister Act is one of the most recognizable black women on the planet

1955: Born Caryn Elaine Johnson in New York City
1981: Makes first screen appearance in Citizen: I’m Not Losing My Mind I’m Giving it Away
1984: Catches Steven Spielberg’s eye while performing Citizen on Broadway
1986: Wins Golden Globe for The Color Purple, her feature film debut
1990: Wins Best Supporting Actress Oscar ® for Ghost
1992: Stars in Sister Act
1994: Becomes the first black woman to host the Academy Awards ®.
2007:Takes over as host for ABC Talk Show, The View

Who else?