Where was Maya Angelou born and raised?

How do you pronounce Maya Angelou’s name?

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What are 3 interesting facts about Maya Angelou?

Six unusual facts about Maya Angelou

  • She drank sherry while she wrote. Angelou had a very precise writing ritual. …
  • She was mute for five years. Angelou spent five years in silence after her rapist was murdered by her uncle. …
  • Martin Luther King Jr. died on her 40th birthday.

What is Maya Angelou most famous quote?

Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better.”

Did Maya Angelou have a disability?

Angelou had selective mutism, an anxiety disorder that causes a child to not speak due to physical and psychological trauma they endured. In the five-year span that she experienced this, her listening, observing and memorizing skills improved and her love of books expanded.