The road to OWN

Here's a look at some of the career milestones and moments that helped lead to the formation of Oprah's very own channel.

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The Oprah spinoffs These five personalities were able to parlay their Oprah appearances into their own mini-empires. More
Power 50 There are nine newcomers to this year's list, and 13 women who earned big promotions. More
25 Highest-paid women Which corporate women raked it in - and how much did they earn? More
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