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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|
The ache for home lives in all of us, the safe place where we can go as we are and not be questioned.Maya Angelou
I know that when I pray, something wonderful happens. Not just to the person or persons for whom I’m praying, but also something wonderful happens to me. I’m grateful that I’m heard.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
Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.Maya Angelou