James Mercer Langston Hughes was born on February 1, 1902 in Joplin Missouri. His parents separated and James lived with his Grandma.
When James parents separated James lived with grandma in Joplin Missouri, both parents moved to find jobs.
The day his inspiration died :(
James was inspired by his grandma and his teacher he was inspired by his teacher to write poetry and inspired by his grandma because of the heroic stories she told James.
A sad day for many people
James Mercer Langston Hughes accomplished many things throughout his life. He was most famous for his poems he wrote several poems and most of them became famous poems that people look at decades later.
James Grandma died which was a very sad day for him because his Grandma inspired him alot.
James Mercer Langston Hughes died May 22, 1967 in NeyYork. He had many great inspirational figures in his life that made him successful