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Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou is an American poet, memoirist and a civil rights activist. At birth, she was named as Marguerite Annie Johnson. She was born on April 4th, 1928 and died on May 28th, 2014.

She has published 7 autobiographies, three books of essays, several books of poetry and was credited with a list of plays, movies, and television shows. Her writing career spanned over 50 years.

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She has received dozens of awards and more than 50 honorary degrees. She is one of the most loved and most popular poets in the world.

Below we have created a list of all the poems ever written by Maya Angelou.

Poems by Maya Angelou:

A Brave And Startling Truth
A Conceit
A Plagued Journey
Ain’t That Bad?
Awaking In New York
Caged Bird
California Prodigal
Glory Falls
Harlem Hopscotch
Human Family
I know why the caged bird sings
Life Doesn’t Frighten Me
Million Man March Poem
Momma Welfare Roll
Old Folks Laugh
On Aging

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