Maya Agnelou, famous poet and author, will be among 15 people who will be honored Tuesday with a 2010 Medal of Freedom award.
Also receiving medals will be former President George H.W. Bush, baseball Hall of Famer Stan Musial, and cello maestro Yo-Yo Ma.
The award ceremony will be held at the White House.
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