Maya Angelou- Dunn

MAYA ANGELOU WAS BORN  APRIL 4TH 1928 IN ST.  LOUIS MISSOURI  SHE WAS RASIED IN STAMPS ARKANSAS, FOR HER LOVE FOR ARTS WON HER A SCHOLARSHIP TO SAN FRANCISCO’S  LABOR SCHOOL. AS A SIDE JOB SHE WAS THE FIRST FEMALE AFRICAN AMERICAN TO CONDUED A CABLE CAR . SOON AFTER FINSIHING HIGH SCHOOL SHE HAD A BABY BOY NAMED GUY, AS A YOUNG SINGLE MOTHER HAVING TO SUPPORT HER NEW BORN SHE HAD WORKED AS A COOK,WAITRESS, AND A CABLE CART CONDUTER . KNOWING  SHE IS HOLDING  A SPECIAL TALENT IN HER SHE HAD TO LET IT OUT SOON. IN 1954 AND 1955 SHE TOURED EUROPE WITH A FRIEND WHO WAS A PRODUCER OF THE OPERA PORGY AND BESS SHE HAD ALSO STUDIED MODREN DANCE WITH MARTHA GRAHAM AND DANCED WITH ALVIN AILEY ON A TV SHOW IN THE 1957’S   

  

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