Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou

Here are a few fun facts you may not have known about Maya Angelou 
She was born Marguerite Johnson but later went by Maya, a nickname given to her by her older brother.
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At age 14 she became the first female African American cable car conductor 🚋
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She loved to wear Uggs
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She once made Tupac Shakur cry 😢
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She has been awarded 50 honorary degrees °
She once said she wanted her tombstone to read "I did my best, I hope you do the same." °
She was a remarkable author and poet with many impactful writings that have influenced many. 📖
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We think Maya is an outstanding female example and we're proud to honor.


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