It occurred 14 years ago today on the season premiere of The Oprah Winfrey Show to celebrate the talk show’s 19th season.
On that day, Oprah gave all 276 members of her studio audience a brand new Pontiac G6, and the annals of pop culture got a new phrase: “You get a car!”
What did Oprah give away on her last show?
Oprah announced her all-time favorite giveaway during a 2006 show on giving back. At the end of that show, each member of the audience was sent home with $1,000, a hand-held camera and a challenge.
How much has Oprah given away?
Oprah Winfrey Gives $40 Million to Charity
Oprah Winfrey is the most charitable celebrity – by a huge margin – giving away more than $40 million primarily through the Oprah Winfrey Foundation for causes including education and programs for women and children, according to a national philanthropic group.
What kind of car did Oprah give her audience in 2004?
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