Legendary poet Maya Angelou has reportedly passed away this week at the age of 86 in North Carolina. Angelou was recovering from an unexpected ailment that forced her to go to the hospital, where she passed away.
Details of Maya Angelou passing away has started to surface online earlier this morning (May 28th).
“Maya Angelou — one of America’s most famous poets — died last night in a Winston-Salem, North Carolina hospital while recovering from a mystery sickness. Angelou was recovering from an “unexpected ailment” that sent her to the hospital. She died with family by her side. She has received more than 30 honorary degrees from universities around the world. Her most famous book — “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” — was also her most controversial.” (TMZ)