REST IN PEACE: Child Star Shirley Temple Dead At 85 (VIDEO)

Posted: February 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

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Child star and dimpled, curly-haired beauty Shirley Templedied on Monday night, according to publicist Cheryl Kagan.

She was 85-years-old. Kagan told the press Ms. Temple passed around 11 p.m. at her home near San Francisco, surrounded by family members and caregivers.

“We salute her for a life of remarkable achievements as an actor, as a diplomat, and most importantly as our beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and adored wife for fifty-five years of the late and much missed Charles Alden Black,” a family statement said.

According to the Associated Press:

Shirley Temple was America’s top box-office draw from 1935 to 1938, a record no other child star has come near. She beat out such grown-ups as Clark Gable, Bing Crosby, Robert Taylor, Gary Cooper and Joan Crawford.

In 1999, the American Film Institute ranking of the top 50 screen legends ranked Temple at…

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