J.K. Rowling, Uzo Aduba, and more react to Maya Angelou's death on Twitter | EW.com

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J.K. Rowling, Uzo Aduba, and more react to Maya Angelou's death on Twitter

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Celebrated writer Maya Angelou has died at the age of 86, inspiring everyone from politicians to fellow writers to memorialize her life and works on Twitter.

See what author J.K. Rowling, Orange is the New Black star Uzo Aduba, and more had to say about Angelou below:

https://twitter.com/NancyPelosi/status/471650157306847233

https://twitter.com/janetmock/status/471649056964771840

https://twitter.com/janetmock/status/471649183716638722

https://twitter.com/ariannahuff/status/471648871995932673

https://twitter.com/RonanFarrow/status/471648354733420544

https://twitter.com/UncleRUSH/status/471644852342779904

https://twitter.com/JessicaCapshaw/status/471653220259885056

https://twitter.com/jk_rowling/status/471650440334282752

https://twitter.com/UzoAduba/status/471650602892533760

https://twitter.com/lenadunham/status/471654219402194944

https://twitter.com/Lavernecox/status/471656548326834176

https://twitter.com/maebirdwing/status/471655630231846914

https://twitter.com/AmericaFerrera/status/471660914610282497

https://twitter.com/RyanSeacrest/status/471657478048866305

https://twitter.com/cyndilauper/status/471655610329862144

https://twitter.com/jessetyler/status/471662555266416641

https://twitter.com/rosemcgowan/status/471661624986595328

https://twitter.com/GilbertLiz/status/471658402117320705

https://twitter.com/Pharrell/status/471665517829562368

https://twitter.com/katewalsh/status/471665036025270272

https://twitter.com/QtipTheAbstract/status/471674553228591104

https://twitter.com/thelittleidiot/status/471687651896995840

https://twitter.com/MiaFarrow/status/471684104577359873

https://twitter.com/leonalewismusic/status/471681526972035074

https://twitter.com/realjohngreen/status/471676876272832512

https://twitter.com/donald_faison/status/471676837769138176

https://twitter.com/WendyDavisTexas/status/471676551398817792

https://twitter.com/ItsKevinHart/status/471676268430499840

https://twitter.com/oliviawilde/status/471675304009039873

https://twitter.com/johnlegend/status/471688699173167104

https://twitter.com/billclinton/status/471697494611881985

https://twitter.com/BarackObama/status/471700957739237376

https://twitter.com/MMFlint/status/471700779997601792

https://twitter.com/BradPaisley/status/471695613633904640

https://twitter.com/KellyOsbourne/status/471703544572030976

https://twitter.com/SophiaBush/status/471703371377045504

https://twitter.com/Oprah/status/471711569114836992

https://twitter.com/gucci1017/status/471712929226956800

https://twitter.com/MMFlint/status/471700779997601792

https://twitter.com/MikeBloomberg/status/471714271991435264

https://twitter.com/iamdiddy/status/471717915889115136

https://twitter.com/EmWatson/status/471745329600417792

https://twitter.com/wyclef/status/471748926777737216

https://twitter.com/scottkfoley/status/471745700456566784

We will continue to update this post throughout the day.

Originally posted May 28 2014 — 10:36 AM EDT

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