Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou

  • Born on
    • April 4th, 1928
  • Died on
    • May 28th, 2014
Maya Angelou was an American poet, memoirist, and civil rights activist. 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. She received dozens of awards and more than 50 honorary degrees.


Acting (4 Credits)

2006Madea's Family Reunion as May
1995How to Make an American Quilt as Anna
1993Poetic Justice as Aunt June
1959Porgy and Bess as Dancer

Director (1 Credits)


Herself (2 Credits)

2016Maya Angelou And Still I Rise as Herself (archive footage)
2009Good Hair as Herself


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