Artists & Celebrities Pay Tribute To Maya Angelou

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Photo by Brad Barket/Getty Images for The Norman Mailer Center

Photo by Brad Barket/Getty Images for The Norman Mailer Center

kearthevents Britt Bickel
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Sad news broke this morning that Dr. Maya Angelou passed away at the age of 86. As the world takes a moment to mourn and reflect on the legacy and imprint the iconic poet, author and activist left on the world, many of those Angelou inspired are keeping her spirit and words alive through heartfelt tributes on social media.

Many K-EARTH artists and well-known celebrities paid their respects to Angelou through messages of what Angelou meant to them or by echoing her most famous quotes about love, life and more to their followers.

Read some of the tributes below.

Even the White House shared a message from President Barack Obama on Angelou’s influence on the world.

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