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An African-American poet and author, she is known for her 1969 autobiography I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, as well as for her poem “On the Pulse of Morning.”
She gave birth to her first son at the age of seventeen, just three weeks after finishing high school. She was married to Enistasious Tosh Angelos from 1951 to 1954 and Paul du Fec from 1973 to 1981.
How did Maya Angelou die?
|Cause of death||N/A|
|Age of death||86 years|
|Birthday||April 4, 1928|
|Death date||May 28, 2014|
|Place of death||Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States|
|Place of burial||Cremated, Ashes scattered|
There’s a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure the truth.Maya Angelou
All great achievements require time.Maya Angelou
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.Maya Angelou
You are the sum total of everything you’ve ever seen, heard, eaten, smelled, been told, forgot – it’s all there. Everything influences each of us, and because of that I try to make sure that my experiences are positive.Maya Angelou
History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again.Maya Angelou