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Reactions to Maya Angelou's Death

Celebrities Reflect on Maya Angelou's Extraordinary Life

Legendary poet Maya Angelou recently passed away, and celebrities are already reacting to her passing by remembering her outstanding career and words of wisdom. Writers like J.K. Rowling and Lena Dunham were among the first to react, with the two tweeting their favorite quotes from Maya. Meanwhile, stars like Orange Is the New Black's Uzo Aduba and Mary J. Blige also offered up their own reflections. Keep reading to see celebrities reacting to Maya's passing and be sure to check back for more as they come in.




Uzo Aduba

Jenna Bush Hager

Toni Morrison

Mia Farrow

Katie Couric

Kelly Rowland

Kris Jenner

Khloé Kardashian

Maria Shriver

Mary J. Blige

Lena Dunham

J.K. Rowling

Chelsea Clinton

Jamie Chung

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