April 4 Birthday: Maya Angelou, writer

Maya Angelou, writer
Apr. 4, 1928-

Women of Hope: African Americans Who Made a Difference by Joyce Hansen, Scholastic, 1998.

The author of I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, is a producer, actor and director, too. She recited her poem On the Pulse of Morning at President Clinton’s inauguration.

The Maya Angelou Official Website offers a bio and photos.

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