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Maya Angelou, born in 1928, is an African-American writer, poet and activist. Her most famous book is autobiographical in nature, which means it has material that came from her own life. It is called I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. She didn't actually start out studying or practicing writing or literature, for a long time in her career, she was a dancer and danced in many famous clubs.