Langston Hughes was born on February 1st 1902 and lived with his grandma.His grandma was also really poor. His grandma went to take him to see
Langston Hughes was elected class poet when he was younger. While Langston was living with his grandma he wasn't allowed to play with the other children. His parents were also divorced and he moved to Mexico.
Langstons grandma died so he moved with his mom and his mom remarried. Langston was the editor of his yearbook for Central High School.
Then Langston published a poem called ''Negro Speaks Of River''. Langston was also a contributor of what's known today as the Harlem Renaissance.
He would travel the world and read his poems to the public