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Langston Hughes was born on February 1st, in 1902, in Joplin, Missouri. When he was younger, his parents divorced, and Langston grew up with his maternal grandmother.
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Langston Hughes grew up to live under laws called Jim Crow Laws. Jim Crow Laws were created in South America, because the South favored segregation against blacks. Whites were separasted from the blacks, though white things are more quality than black things.
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The Jim Crow laws were considered as "seprate but equal" because the black people didn't have as good quality, but they still at least had the same things as white people.
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When Langston was young, he went to school. He was the class poet, because he was great at making poetry.
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When Langston grew up, he became a poet. He made poems that were specifically for standing up for black people. A poem he made called "The Negro Speaks of Rivers" which made him instantly famous and respected.
On May 22, 1967, Hughes died in New York City at the age of 65 from prostate cancer. His ashes are buried beneath a floor medallion in the middle of the foyer in the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem.