Remembering Shirley Temple

Shirley Temple
Shirley Temple
American child actress Shirley Temple. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple
Shirley Temple
Shirley Temple the American child star started performing in films at three years. She entered politics in the 60's and took on several ambassador positions representing her country. Pictured enjoying a soft drink with an impish grin on her face. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley's New Year
Shirley's New Year
26th December 1936: American child star Shirley Temple celebrating the arrival of a new year. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)
Shirley And Bojangles
Shirley And Bojangles
1935: Child star Shirley Temple dancing with Bill 'Bojangels' Robinson in a promotional picture for 'The LIttle Colonel'. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple
Shirley Temple
circa 1934: Shirley Temple the American child star who started performing in films at three years of age. She entered politics in the 1960's and took on several ambassador positions representing her country. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple
Shirley Temple
circa 1935: Shirley Temple the American child star started performing in films at three years. She entered politics in the 60's and took on several ambassador positions representing her country. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple
Shirley Temple
circa 1933: Shirley Temple the American child star at five years of age, standing on her climbing frame at home. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple
Shirley Temple
circa 1935: Shirley Temple the American child star started performing in films at three years. She entered politics in the 60's and took on several ambassador positions representing her country. Pictured, smiling and holding building blocks which fit together to spell her name. (Photo by General Photographic Agency/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple
Shirley Temple
circa 1935: Shirley Temple the American child star started performing in films at three years. She entered politics in the 60's and took on several ambassador positions representing her country. Pictured with the garden hose and an impish grin on her face. (Photo by General Photographic Agency/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple
Shirley Temple
circa 1937: Shirley Temple, American film actress and later politician. She made her film debut at the age of three. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple Wishes Merry Christmas And Happy New Year
Shirley Temple Wishes Merry Christmas And Happy New Year
Christmas card or promotional portrait of American child actress Shirley Temple, who rides on a sled and waves, 1930s. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple
Shirley Temple
circa 1935: Shirley Temple the American child star started performing in films at three years and had a long term contract with Fox Films. She entered politics in the 60's and took on several ambassador positions representing her country. Pictured sitting on a high stool with an impish grin (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple
Shirley Temple
circa 1935: Shirley Temple the American child star started performing in films at three years. She entered politics in the 60's and took on several ambassador positions representing her country. Pictured, smiling and holding louvred doors around her. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple
Shirley Temple
circa 1937: Shirley Temple the American child star started performing in films at three years. She entered politics in the 60's and took on several ambassador positions representing her country. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple
Shirley Temple
circa 1940: Shirley Temple the American child star, standing on a staircase, smiling. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple
Shirley Temple
circa 1937: Shirley Temple the American child star started performing in films at three years. She entered politics in the 60's and took on several ambassador positions representing her country. Pictured, wearing a very pretty day dress. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple
Shirley Temple
American child actress Shirley Temple wearing a grass skirt and playing a ukulele in a promotional portrait for the musical 'Captain January', directed by David Butler, 1936. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple and J Edgar Hoover
Shirley Temple and J Edgar Hoover
Picture released on August 16, 1937 of John Edgar Hoover, Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) of the United States, signing young actress Shirley Temple's autograph books, after he was made a member of the Shirley Temple Police Force (Photo credit AFP/Getty Images)
Shirley Weds
Shirley Weds
1945: Child star Shirley Temple aged 17 marries Sgt John Agar Jnr (1921 - 2002), an army aviation engineer, in a Wiltshire Methodist church. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
The Agars
The Agars
1948: Married American actors Shirley Temple and John Agar (1921 - 2002) pose with their three-month-old baby daughter, Linda Susan. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
12th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards
12th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 29: Actress Shirley Temple Black accepts the Life Achievement Award onstage during the 12th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards held at the Shrine Auditorium on January 29, 2006 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

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