Is Maya Angelou Still Alive? Get More About Mayas Net Worth, And More

Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou was a 1928 native of the United States. She is also an American citizen. She is a poet, writer, memoirist, and civil rights activist. Actually, her real name is Marguerite Annie Johnson but she is well known by the name Maya Angelou. She started her career in the year 1951; Maya Angelou also recited her poem at President Bill Clinton’s inauguration on 30th January 1993, and her book writings are based on the themes of racism, identity, family, and travel.

Is Maya Angelou Still Alive Today?

Maya Angelou was born 4 April 1928. She is a poet, writer, memoirist, civil rights activist, and also a poet. Her writings are based on the theme of racism, identity, family, and travel. Going to the side of Maya’s personal life, Maya died on 28th May,2014 at Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States and she died in the age of 86. Hence, through this context, we can come to one conclusion that she is not alive and she die in the age of 86.

Maya Angelou Biography

Specifications  Details 
Name  Maya Angelou
Real name  Marguerite Annie Johnson
Date of Birth  4th April 1928
Date of Death  28th May 2014
Age  86
Place of Birth  St.Louis, Missouri
Nationality  American 
Place of Death Winston-Salem (North Carolina),United States
Profession  Writer, poet, memoirist, civil rights activist
Net Worth  $1 million-$3 million
Source of Income  Profession 

Maya Angelou Quotes

Some of her quotes include the following: 

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”
― Maya Angelou

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.”
― Maya Angelou, 

“When someone shows you who they are believe them the first time.”
― Maya Angelou

“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.”
― Maya Angelou

“I can be changed by what happens to me. I refuse to be diminished by it.

(Popular misquote of “You cannot control all the things that happen to your life, but you can choose to not be affected by them.””)”
― Maya Angelou, 

“I don’t trust people who don’t love themselves and tell me, ‘I love you.’ … There is an African saying which is: Be careful when a naked person offers you a shirt.”
― Maya Angelou

“Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.”
― Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou Net Worth

Most people, including the audience, are curious about celebrities’ fitness routines, diets, lifestyles, and other details. As per the recent update, Maya Angelou’s net worth is estimated at around $1-$3  million, and the source of her income is her profession.

Maya Angelou Poems

1. And Yet, I Rise 
2.  Phenomenal Woman 
3.  The Pulse of Morning 
4.  Women work
5.  Give me a cool watery drink of Water I sie 
6.  Mother: A cradle holds you 
7.  I will not be moved 
8.  We had him 
9.  Shaker, Why don’t you sing?
10.  Now sheba sings all the songs 

Caged Bird By Maya Angelou


This poem explains why it appears to be an autobiography. It is similar to the title of this poem, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. This poem is significant about the Maya, and her entire life history in this poem and the struggle of being a black poet and author. This poem also tells the story of black Americans and their freedom in the world. 

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