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Maya Angelou and Sally Ride will be honored on US quarters

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Poet Maya Angelou and NASA astronaut Sally Ride will be the first women honored on a series of quarters to be issued by the U.S. Mint. The coins will enter circulation starting in January.

Appearing:Savannah Guthrie
Tags: news, Editor's picks, big news, Space, Black Voices, Women Are Essential, today
S2021 E01 minHighlightNews and InformationDaytime


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