During her time on In March 2016, Whoopi announced she was launching a medical marijuana startup aimed to help women with menstrual issues.
Goldberg unknowingly suffered from dyslexia, which affected her studies and ultimately induced her to drop out of high school at the age of 17.
In 1974, Goldberg moved to California, living variously for the next seven years in Los Angeles, San Diego and San Francisco.
“I was confused as to whether or not I was at a Friars event or at a rally for the KKK and Aryan Nation,” talk show host Montel Williams said at the time.
Friars Club Roast in blackface and performed a raunchy, n-word filled routine that offended many in attendance.
Whoopi Goldberg was born on November 13, 1955, in New York City.