Maya Angelou was an American poet, memoirist, and civil rights activist. She
published seven autobiographies, three books of essays, several books of poetry
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 ...
On this day in History, Maya Angelou is born on Apr 04, 1928. Learn more about
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Apr 4, 2013 ... Here is a look at the life of Grammy-winning author and poet Maya Angelou.
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
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.
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 ...
An acclaimed American poet, storyteller, activist, and autobiographer, Maya
Angelou was born Marguerite Johnson in St. Louis, Missouri. Angelou has had a
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 ...
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, ...