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www.greatblackheroes.com/entertainment/maya-angelou

Jun 4, 2014 ... Maya Angelou was the voice of the nation, both as an author, actress and social activist. She was called upon by Presidents and spoke to the ...

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Maya Angelou was born Marguerite Johnson was born on April 4, 1928 in St. Louis, Missouri. She is a woman who has overcome hardships almost all her life.

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Maya Angelou is an inspirational figure for anyone, as she took a difficult childhood and life's obstacles, not only overcoming them, but making tremendous  ...

www.theguardian.com/books/2014/may/29/my-hero-maya-angelou-by-lennie-goodings

May 29, 2014 ... Maya Angelou was one of the world's most important writers and activists. She lived and chronicled an extraordinary life: rising from poverty, ...

www.quora.com/Why-is-Maya-Angelou-considered-a-hero

Start with the sexual assault when she was a child that resulted in the death of the rapist and her muteness until a teacher helped unlock her voice. She later lent that ...

www.spin.com/2014/05/maya-angelou-dead-86

May 28, 2014 ... Maya Angelou, the writer and civil rights activist whose bold and populist voice echoed across decades of American and global culture, has ...

socialscienceinsights.com/2015/02/09/social-science-quote-maya-angelou-hero

Feb 9, 2015 ... This week's Social Science Quote is by Maya Angelou, on what makes a hero. "I think a hero is any person really intent on making this a better ...

www.cnn.com/2014/05/28/us/maya-angelou-death-reaction/index.html

May 28, 2014 ... Those who knew Maya Angelou and others inspired by her life, wisdom ... Celebrity tweets also included "true inspiration," "hero" and "national ...

poeticparfait.com/2014/05/28/maya-angelou-a-poet-and-hero-to-remember

May 28, 2014 ... It was difficult to read the headline this morning of the passing of American poet Maya Angelou. She has been a personal literary hero for many ...

transgriot.blogspot.com/2012/07/maya-angelou-definition-of-hero.html

Jul 29, 2012 ... This Maya Angelou quote really resonated for me. If you are striving to make this world a better place for all people, there are times in which you ...