The Birthday Toast That Brought Oprah to Tears

Aired on 01/29/2004 | CC tv-pg
When Oprah turned 50 years old, her best friend, Gayle King, and the Harpo team wanted to make the party a true blowout bash. While Oprah was away, they filled the studio with friends, family and special decorations. They also prepped a few special guests behind the scenes. One of them, a household name and dear friend of Oprah's, gave a toast so moving that it brought tears to the birthday girl's eyes.

Original airdate: January 29, 2004