There’s a saying that goes (paraphrasing) that the richest person in the world is the one with the most powerful friends.
Award-winning writer and poet Maya Angelou was blessed with many of the most powerful, richest and well-known friends in the world. Angelou’s friends were globe-trotters, they changed world history andy they altered the earth’s axis.
From Martin Luther King to Malcom X, from President Bill Clinton to President Obama, Angelou was beloved as much as she was admired.
Take a look at some of the late Angelou’s friends she had during the course of her remarkable, history-making life of 86 years.