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05/29/2014 11:00 am ET

Newspapers Remember Maya Angelou With Stunning Front Pages

Newspapers all across the country and around the world dedicated their front pages to Dr. Maya Angelou on Thursday. The renowned author, poet and activist died in her North Carolina home on Wednesday at age 86.

"Phenomenal woman," "iconic figure" and "warrior poet," were just some of the words newspapers chose to honor one of the most influential voices of our time.

The Times-Picayune (Louisiana):

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Concord Monitor (New Hampshire):

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The Star-Ledger (New Jersey):

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Press-Telegram (California):

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Buenos Aires Herald (Argentina):

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AM New York (New York):

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Detroit Free Press (Michigan):

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The Villages Daily Sun (Florida):

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The Sacramento Bee (California):

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San Jose Mercury News (California):

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The Record (California):

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The Plain Dealer (Ohio):

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The Gainesville Sun (Florida):

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Ledger-Enquirer (Georgia):

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Journal Gazette (Illinois):

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South Bend Tribune (Indiana):

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The Times (Louisiana):

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The Clarion-Ledger (Mississippi):

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St. Louis Post-Dispatch (Missouri):

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Newsday (New York):

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The New York Times (New York):

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Daily News (New York):

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News & Record (North Carolina):

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(Images via Newseum)

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