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Langston Hughes
Birth: Feb. 1, 1902
Joplin
Jasper County
Missouri, USA
Death: May 22, 1967
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Renowned Poet Lauerate of African Americans. He translated the joy, pain and love of African Americans to the world. He is buried at the Schomburg Library of African American Culture in Harlem. (bio by: Dianne Washington) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Alice Seales (____ - 1883)
  Caroline Mercer Langston Clark (1873 - 1938)

Cause of death: Cancer
 
Burial:
Cremated, Other.
Specifically: Ashes located under the floor, beneath an engraving of one of his famed poems within the Arthur Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem, New York.
*Cremation location
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Ron Moody
Record added: Feb 09, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6166005
Langston Hughes
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when dawns were young.
- Bob Richards
 Added: Feb. 29, 2016

- GentilleAlouette
 Added: Feb. 2, 2016

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 Added: Feb. 2, 2016
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