May 28, 2014 will be remembered as the day an American legend left us. Maya Angelou was a titan of strength and creativity for the entirety of her life, and her passing leaves a void that cannot be filled. She was an amazing author, poet and creative soul, and she will be sorely missed.
Besides her prose, some of Angelou's most notable contributions were to the world of film and television. This is by no means an exhaustive list, but simply a starting point to learn more about one of the most important figures of our time.