Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou
1928 - 2014

Maya Angelou  American Poet

Age
86
Zodiac

Maya Angelou (i/ˈmaɪ.ə ˈændʒəloʊ/; born Marguerite Annie Johnson; April 4, 1928 – May 28, 2014) was an American author, poet, and civil rights activist. She published seven autobiographies, three books of essays, and several books of poetry, and...

Confirmed Relationships9
Longest Relationship41 yrs, 5 mths
Shortest Relationship2 yrs
Average Relationship Length4 yrs, 10 mths
First Name Maya
Last Name Angelou
Maiden Name Johnson
Full Name at Birth Marguerite Ann Johnson
Age 86 (age at death) years
Birthday 4th April, 1928
Birthplace Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
Died 28th May, 2014
Place of Death Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Large
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Bisexual
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
High School George Washington High School, CA, California Labor School, CA
Occupation Text Poet, civil rights activist, dancer, singer, actress
Occupation Poet
Claim to Fame Book - I Know Why the Caged Birds Sing
Music Genre (Text) Autobiography
Music Genre Vocal
Music Style International, Calypso, Caribbean Traditions, Spoken Word, Poetry, Comedy/Spoken
Instrument Vocals
Official Websites www.mayaangelou.com, www.facebook.com/MayaAngelou, http://www.mayaangelou.com
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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Maya Angelou86 AriesPoet
American
Visumi Make-
Tosh Angelos-
Malcolm X39 TaurusActivist
American
Lorraine Hansberry34 TaurusPlaywright
American
Alvin Ailey58 CapricornDancer
American
James Baldwin63 LeoWriter
American
Paul Du feu-
Jean Childs61 CancerActivist
American
Debbie Allen66 CapricornFilm/TV Producer
American

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Madea's Family Reunion2006MayMovie
Phenomenal Woman2001Phenomenal WomanMovie
The Runaway2000Conjure WomanTV Movie
Talking with David Frost1996Movie
How to Make an American Quilt1995AnnaMovie
The Journey of August King1995Narrator (voice)Movie
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child1995Fairy GodmotherTV Show
Touched by an Angel1994Clarice MitchellTV Show
Poetic Justice1993Aunt JuneMovie
There Are No Children Here1993Lelia MaeTV Movie
Roots1977Nyo BotoTV Show
Sesame Street1969Guest Appearance in 'A New Way to Walk'TV Show
Porgy and Bess1959Dancer (uncredited)Movie
Calypso Heat Wave1957Maya AngelouMovie
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MariahMay 7, 2009

I have to do a report about u in my reading class and u have some really interesting stuff about u that i didn`t even know about. I love ALL of your poems.... I don`t know `em but I love `em....KEEP ON, KEEPING ON :)

tateeMar 2, 2009

i am doing a byogrophoi on you you are my insperation

sherileeFeb 19, 2009

I am doing a black history report on you you are truly a phonomnal woman

Stephanie GeorgeFeb 19, 2009

Maya, you are such an inspiration to all woman. You have come from a place that I can sincerely relate too and, managed to achieve so much. Much Love and Respect!

eugen browne jr in antiguaFeb 19, 2009

hi maya am doing a research on u and its quiet a good result

chantaFeb 16, 2009

i am doing a black history report on you

sierraFeb 16, 2009

hi maya angelou i am doing a black history report on u:)

octaviaFeb 11, 2009

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Evva johnstonNov 8, 2008

i love your poems

YASMINEApr 18, 2008

I LOVE MAYA ANGEOLU POEM STILL I RISE

cheyenneMar 19, 2008

i think you are a buetiful woman and very strong! i am doing a black history report and i would want you to know that i am writing about you. so i hope you are honored and i enjoy your poems VERY much my favorite is "making a `living` is not the same as making a life!" so with that being said i`m going to get back to my report.

skylerMar 2, 2008

in school i have to a project about you? did you really wright the movie Sisters Sisters?


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