Maya Angelou

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Maya Angelou 1993

Marguerite Ann Johnson (known as Maya Angelou; born April 4, 1928) is an American poet and author. She has published seven autobiography books and many books of poetry. She is credited with quite a few stage plays, movies and television programs. She received dozens of awards and over thirty honorary doctoral degrees. She was born in St. Louis, Missouri.