"Sometimes you can't see yourself clearly until you see yourself through the eyes of others."
“Accept who you are. Unless you're a serial killer.”
“Procrastinate now, don't put it off.”
Born on January 26, 1958, in Metairie, Louisiana, Ellen DeGeneres hit it big as a stand-up comedian before starring on her own sitcom, Ellen. In 1997, she came out as gay, and became a staunch advocate of LGBT rights. She has been the host of her own award-winning talk show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, since 2003, and married girlfriend Portia de Rossi in 2008.
Some of Ellen's accomplishments include coming out with the Ellen TV Show, featuring in movies and just by a good roll model over all. Ellen has set many good examples and has shown if you try hard enough you can be as big as her.
Ellen's importance is that she brought joy to every one who liked her. she was always a good comedian and was always funny. She loves making people laugh and smile. Another accomplishment she has made is having her own TV show that everyone loves to watch. Ellen is a good role model and maybe one day you'll be just like her.