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Racist Love: Oprah’s White Once-Boyfriend Broke Up With Her Because Of Her Skin Color

Date February 8, 2019 13:29

Oprah Winfrey, the legendary American talk show host and television producer, is happy with her boyfriend, Stedman Graham, since 1986.

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The couple was even engaged in 1992 and were about to be married, but the wedding never took place. Oprah and Stedman decided not to make their relations official, and they keep all private details in secret.

Oprah’s white boyfriend

Before meeting the man of her life, Oprah’s love life was not rather successful. Her white once-boyfriend broke up with her because of her skin color.

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Reportedly, during the 1970s Oprah had romantic relations with John Tesh – a tall, handsome and blond anchorman for WSMV. They were living together in Nashville for some time while sharing an apartment in Hickory Hollow.

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Oprah and John enjoyed the time they spent together, but the outcome was not as bright and happy – he broke up with the iconic TV host because she was black.

He said one night he looked down and saw his white body next to her black body and couldn't take it anymore. He walked out in the middle of the night. ... He told me he later felt very guilty about it.

John Tesh has confirmed one of the reports in Kitty Kelley's new tell-all book about Oprah Winfrey. He said he dated Oprah, and they are friends now and managed to preserve good relations.

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Oprah’s white once-boyfriend broke up with her only because of her skin color. Nevertheless, she didn’t give up and eventually, managed to meet the love of her life.

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