- Maya Angelou's final tweet.
- Celebrities and politicians react
- — Nancy Pelosi (@NancyPelosi)Wed, May 28 2014 13:52:15"Just like hopes springing high, Still I'll rise."—Maya Angelou, a truly phenomenal woman whose words will serve to lift our souls forever.
- — Cyndi Lauper (@cyndilauper)Wed, May 28 2014 14:13:55Maya Angelou has passed away. She was a great light in the world. I feel honored to live in a world she influenced and touched so deeply.
- — Ryan Seacrest (@RyanSeacrest)Wed, May 28 2014 14:21:20"I've learned that you shouldn't go thru life w/ a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back." -Maya Angelou
- — Russell Simmons (@UncleRUSH)Wed, May 28 2014 13:31:10RIP to one of the greatest women this world has ever known. Thank you Maya Angelou for all of the gifts and knowledge you gave us...
- Reaction across the CSRA
- — Jimmy Superior (@SuperiorSALSA)Wed, May 28 2014 14:45:03Dear Social Media: Maya Angelou cannot read your posts for obvious reasons. If you did not know her, work on her... http://fb.me/2pShrlfTI
- — Karen Edwards (@KarenWRDW)Wed, May 28 2014 14:20:06So saddened to wake up & learn Maya Angelou has died...she was the first author who helped me realize the power of words... #RIPMayaAngelou
- — Morris Museum of Art (@MorrisMuseum)Wed, May 28 2014 13:59:07Maya Angelou, renowned poet, novelist + civil rights activist, has died at the age of 86.... http://fb.me/1k6bDNbbP
Social Media reaction to the death of Maya Angelou
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