Barbara Walters’ ‘View’ Farewell: 5 Standout Moments From Her Last Show (Video)

TV news doyenne is treated to a litany of surprises before her official retirement

Barbara Walters bid adieu to “The View” on Friday, but not before many famous guests visited to celebrate her storied career.

Walters was treated to a litany of surprises on her last day, including special appearances by Hillary Clinton and Oprah Winfrey.

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Here are the top five moments from her final show:

1. Oprah Winfrey makes a surprise visit.

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2. Hillary Clinton says farewell to Walters.

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3. Barbara Walters interviews herself (aka Cheri Oteri).

4. Walters is visited by newswomen she inspired, including Katie Couric, Gayle King, Diane Sawyer and Robin Roberts.


5. Barbara Walters says her final goodbyes.