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Maya Angelou was an American poet, memoirist, and civil rights activist. ..... which was purchased in 2004 and was full of her "growing library" of books she collected throughout her life, artwork collected over the ...

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Aug 30, 2017 ... Maya Angelou's 1969 autobiography, I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, is the .... The poignant story made literary history as the first nonfiction ...

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Maya Angelou was born Marguerite Johnson in St. Louis, Missouri, on April 4, 1928 ... 1995); The Complete Collected Poems of Maya Angelou (Random House, ...

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In the late 1950's Maya Angelou joined the Harlem Writer's Guild. With the guidance of her friend, the novelist James Baldwin, she began work on the book that ...

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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 ...

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On this day in History, Maya Angelou is born on Apr 04, 1928. ... on the balcony outside his second-story room at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee.

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Maya Angelou (1928 -2014) – Modern American poet and writer. One of America's leading female contemporary poets. Also active in civil rights movement.

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Sep 8, 2017 ... Maya Angelou was born Marguerite Annie Johnson in St. Louis, Missouri. ... The book tells the story of her life from her childhood in Arkansas to ...

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Maya Angelou was born as Marguerite Johnson on April 4th, 1928, in St. Louis, Missouri and she was ... The Complete Collected Poems of Maya Angelou. By.