Maya Angelou

Five Heartwarming Documentaries To Watch With The Family

From Tyler Perry to Michelle Obama, these films will move your soul.
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10 Most Inspiring Authors And The Books They’ve Written That Will Totally Change Your Life

From “The Bluest Eye” to “Their Eyes Were Watching God” these brilliantly beautiful books deserve a permanent spot on your bookshelf.

Maya Angelou’s Son, Guy Johnson, Dies At 77

He ‘passed away peacefully' at home.

Maya Angelou Becomes First Black Woman to be Featured on a U.S. Quarter

The activist is the first to her coin unveiled as part of a series honoring women in American history.

Five Books To Read About Black Celebrities Who Have Gone Too Soon

From Tupac to Maya Angelou, these books celebrate the lives and legacies of these unforgettable figures.

US Mint Honors Maya Angelou And Other ‘Extraordinary’ American Women On New Quarters

Angelou will join a group of trailblazers.
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Maya Angelou To Be Honored By The American Women Quarters Program

Astronaut Dr. Sally Ride will also be celebrated.
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Mattel Reveals Maya Angelou Barbie Doll For Black History Month

“Our efforts include a commitment."