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Maya Angelou

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Maya Angelou was an American poet, memoirist, and civil rights activist. She published seven autobiographies, three books of essays, several books of poetry , ...

Biography | Caged Bird Legacy - Maya Angelou

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Maya Angelou was born as Marguerite Johnson on April 4th, 1928, in St. Louis, Missouri and raised in St. Louis and Stamps, Arkansas. Maya Angelou became ...

Maya Angelou is born - Apr 04, 1928 - HISTORY.com

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On this day in History, Maya Angelou is born on Apr 04, 1928. Learn more about what happened today on History.

Maya Angelou Fast Facts - CNN.com

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Apr 4, 2013 ... Here is a look at the life of Grammy-winning author and poet Maya Angelou.

Maya Angelou Biography - life, children, parents, name, story, death ...

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Maya Angelou—author, poet, playwright, stage and screen performer, and director—is best known for I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1970), the story of her ...

Maya Angelou: my terrible, wonderful mother | Books | The Guardian

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Mar 30, 2013 ... Maya Angelou was just three when her mother sent her to live with her ... this: when you cross my doorstep, you have already been raised.

Growing Up Maya Angelou | Arts & Culture | Smithsonian

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Editor's Note: In 2003, associate editor Lucinda Moore traveled to Maya Angelou's home to interview her about her childhood and life story on the occasion of ...

Maya Angelou - Poetry Foundation

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An acclaimed American poet, storyteller, activist, and autobiographer, Maya Angelou was born Marguerite Johnson in St. Louis, Missouri. Angelou has had a  ...

Maya Angelou - FemBio

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Maya Angelou is perhaps best known for her critically acclaimed and ... During her early years Angelou was raised with her brother Bailey in the racially ...

African American Lives 2 . Profiles . Maya Angelou | PBS

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Maya Angelou is a celebrated poet and best-selling memoirist, as well as an ... Angelou and her brother are raised by her grandmother, Annie Henderson, ...

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Maya Angelou - Author, Civil Rights Activist, Poet - Biography.com

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Take a peek at the early trauma and many accomplishments of Maya Angelou, Pulitzer Prize nominated poet and author of I know Why the Caged Bird Sings.

Maya Angelou Biography -- Academy of Achievement

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May 28, 2014 ... Maya Angelou was born Marguerite Annie Johnson in St. Louis, Missouri. Her parents divorced when she was only three and she was sent with ...

Maya Angelou Biography - eNotes.com

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Examine the life, times, and work of Maya Angelou through detailed author ... direct, and star in Cabaret for Freedom, which raised funds for the Southern ...