Margaret Walker Poet writer

Margaret Walker is a 83 years old Poet writer from . Margaret Walker was born on July 06, 1915 (died on November 30, 1998, she was 83 years old) in . Her nickname was Alexander Margaret Abigail Walker (full name); Walker Margaret Abigail (birth name).

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United States
July 6, 1915
Death Date:
November 30, 1998 (age 83)
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Margaret Walker was an American poet and writer. She was part of the African-American literary movement in Chicago. Her notable works include the award-winning poem For My People and the novel Jubilee set in the South during the American Civil War.
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Is Margaret Walker still alive?

No, she died on 11/30/1998, 23 years ago. She was 83 years old when she died. Cause of death: breast cancer. She died in Chicago



Margaret Walker had two marriages.

Frank Caffery

Frank Caffery

Walker married with Frank Caffery on Saturday, February 21st, 1920. Margaret Walker was 4 years old. Married for 102 years, 7 months.

Awards (4)

Awarded Yale Series of Younger Poets Competition in 1941 , awarded Candace Award in 1988 , awarded Black Literary Hall Of Fame in 1998 , awarded Langston Hughes Medal in 1982 ,


She graduated from University Of Iowa and Northwestern University

What was Margaret's zodiac sign?

Margaret Walker zodiac sign was cancer.

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