Maya Angelou was an American poet, memoirist, and civil rights activist. She
published seven autobiographies, three books of essays, several books of poetry
... became a celebrated poet, memoirist, educator, dramatist, producer, actress,
historian, filmmaker, and civil rights activist. Going Home With Maya Angelou ...
Feb 6, 2015 ... Maya Angelou is a poet and award-winning author known for her acclaimed
memoir I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings and her numerous ...
On this day in History, Maya Angelou is born on Apr 04, 1928. Learn more about
what happened today on History.
Dec 17, 2016 ... 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—author, poet, playwright, stage and screen performer, and
director—is best known for I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1970), the story of
Maya Angelou was best known as a poet and the best-selling author of I Know
Why ... She was raised in St. Louis and Stamps, Arkansas, and spent much of her
In 1960 Maya Angelou, a single mother and struggling actor, accepted the ...
1928, Angelou was raised by her paternal grandmother after her parents'
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 ...