Maya Angelou dead: Celebrated author, poet, dies at age 86 in North Carolina


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Maya Angelou was the indigent child who reached the White House, the mute little girl whose indelible voice will echo through the centuries.
The 86-year-old renaissance woman, an award-winning writer, poet, actress and witness to history, died quietly Wednesday morning at her home on the North Carolina campus of Wake Forest University.

Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/maya-angelou-dead-celebrated-author-poet-dies-age-86-article-1.1808082#ixzz33fptoP4E

Maya Angelou dead: Celebrated author, poet, dies at age 86 in North Carolina

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