Maya Angelou dead at 86 - WNEM TV 5

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Maya Angelou dead at 86

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TV5 has received word that award-winning poet and author Maya Angelou has passed away.

The civil rights activist was 86.

She had reportedly been battling health problems and had recently canceled an event in her honor.

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