Langston Hughes. What is Langston famous for?. He was a famous American poet, social activist, novelist, playwright, and columnist. He was one of the earliest innovators of the then-new literary art form jazz poetry.
I been scared and battered.My hopes the wind done scattered.Snow has frizz me,Sun has baked me,Looks like between 'emthey doneTried to make meStop laughin', stop lovin', stop livin'--But I don't care!I'm still here!