Oprah Winfrey ‘interviewed 28,000 guests on her show’

Updated: May 16, 2011, 16:37 PM IST

Washington: Oprah Winfrey had interviewed about 28,000 guests on her show and 1.3 million audience members over the past 25 years, according to figures published in the June edition of chat show queen`s magazine, ‘O’.

She has also received more than 20 million letters from fans since the show began in 1986.
Winfrey’s list of guest included seven princes, six princesses, one reigning queen, one former queen, an earl, a lord, a count and a duchess among her guests, reports The Mirror.
The TV queen has also taken the interview of five US presidents, including Barack Obama and George W Bush.
The maximum number of quest at one time at the show was when she welcomed home a USA Olympic team of 176 people.

Winfrey’s best friend Gayle King has appeared 139 times while actor Chris Rock is the most frequent male celebrity at 25 appearances.
The TV icon has given away 570 cars in the past quarter-century.