TITLE

Oprah Winfrey no.1 on Forbes' top 40 highest-paid entertainers list

PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
Jet;9/23/96, Vol. 90 Issue 19, p61
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Oprah Winfrey is number one on the `Forbes' magazine top 40 list of the highest paid entertainers. Amount earned for 1995 and 1996; Others on the list.
ACCESSION #
9609267628

 

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