Maya Angelou Facebook Page

Historical Figure  Facebook Project

Crossroads Accelerated Academy at Meade

Philadelphia, PA

Computer Science Class

by Tajmeer Tinker

Maya Angelou was born on April 4, 1928, in St. Louis, Missouri, Maya Angelou was an American author, poet, dancer, actress, and singer. She published seven autobiographies, three books of essays, and several books of poetry, and was credited with a list of plays, movies, and television shows spanning over 50 years. She received dozens of awards and more than 50 honorary degrees. She became a poet and writer after a series of occupations as a young adult, including fry cook, prostitute, nightclub dancer and performer. Maya Angelou did a lot of thing in her life and is it sounds like a life saver.