Can You Name This Celebrity? From Rags to Riches ... to Charitable Champion. - CelebSugar

Can You Name This Celebrity? From Rags to Riches … to Charitable Champion.

This celebrity has lived a true rags to riches story. On her way to finding fame and fortune, she struggled through many dark chapters both personally and professionally. 

After surviving her mother’s untimely death and an abusive husband she went on to become one of the most successful women in history. Click next below for more clues and to find out who she is. Can you guess right before the reveal? 

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Her childhood was far from idyllic. Born into a family she has described as difficult, her father was a factory engineer and her mother a high school science technician. Neither of her parents went to college.