Maya Angelou Biography

Full name: Marguerite Annie Johnson

Height: 1.83 m

Maya Angelou was an American memoirist, popular poet, and civil rights activist

Born: 4 April 1928, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Died: 28 May 2014, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States

Children: Guy Johnson

Spouse: Paul du Feu (m. 1974–1983), Enistasious Tosh Angelos (m. 1951–1954)

She published seven autobiographies, three books of essays, several books of poetry, and is credited with a list of plays, movies, and television shows spanning over 50 years