April 4, 1928 - May 28, 2012
Maya Angelou was a very well known poet and she had many accomplishments during her lifetime. For example she did many other things besides just writing poetry she also wrote autobiographies that showed different times throughout history. All those achievements have led up to her winning grammy’s and awards for the many different things she did during her life.
Maya Angelou receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom which is the highest civilian honor.
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