Remembering 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 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)
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 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)
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 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)
American child actress Shirley Temple. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple American child actress Shirley Temple. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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 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)
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 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)
circa 1935:  American child star Shirley Temple casts a large shadow on the wall behind her.  (Photo by General Photographic Agency/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple's Shadow circa 1935: American child star Shirley Temple casts a large shadow on the wall behind her. (Photo by General Photographic Agency/Getty Images)
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 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)
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 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 pictured enjoying a soft drink with an impish grin on her face.  (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple Shirley Temple pictured enjoying a soft drink with an impish grin on her face. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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 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)
circa 1936:  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. Viewed on set.  (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple circa 1936: 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. Viewed on set. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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 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)
American child actor Shirley Temple sitting by her Christmas tree with presents from 20th Century Fox and a decorated Christmas tree, 1936. Stockings are hung from the mantel behind her. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple Sitting By Christmas Tree American child actor Shirley Temple sitting by her Christmas tree with presents from 20th Century Fox and a decorated Christmas tree, 1936. Stockings are hung from the mantel behind her. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
American child star Shirley Temple celebrating the arrival of a new year on December 26, 1936: .  (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple's New Year American child star Shirley Temple celebrating the arrival of a new year on December 26, 1936: . (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)
Child film star Shirley Temple arrives at her first big premier for the film "Wee Willie Winkie" in Hollywood 26 June 1937.  During 1934-8 she appeared in more than 20 feature films and was consistently the top US movie star. As Mrs. Shirley Temple-Black she entered politics, and was US Ambassador to Ghana (1974-6) and to Czechoslovakia (1989-93). (AFP/AFP/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple Child film star Shirley Temple arrives at her first big premier for the film "Wee Willie Winkie" in Hollywood 26 June 1937. During 1934-8 she appeared in more than 20 feature films and was consistently the top US movie star. As Mrs. Shirley Temple-Black she entered politics, and was US Ambassador to Ghana (1974-6) and to Czechoslovakia (1989-93). (AFP/AFP/Getty Images)
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 (/AFP/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple 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 (/AFP/Getty Images)
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 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)
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 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)
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 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)
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 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)
circa 1940:  Shirley Temple the American child star, standing on a staircase, smiling.  (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple circa 1940: Shirley Temple the American child star, standing on a staircase, smiling. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
American actress and former child star Shirley Temple reading some of her fanmail circa 1944.  (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple American actress and former child star Shirley Temple reading some of her fanmail circa 1944. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
American child star and actress Shirley Temple circa 1944.  (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple American child star and actress Shirley Temple circa 1944. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
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)
Shirley Temple 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)
circa 1946:  Shirley Templethe American child and juvenile actress who later went into politics, talks on the stairs with the German director Wilhelm Dieterle (1893 - 1972) who worked mainly in Hollywood, during the filming of 'With All My Heart'.  (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple circa 1946: Shirley Templethe American child and juvenile actress who later went into politics, talks on the stairs with the German director Wilhelm Dieterle (1893 - 1972) who worked mainly in Hollywood, during the filming of 'With All My Heart'. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
November 1946:  Married American actors Shirley Temple and John Agar (1921 - 2002) look through a postcard display in Palm Springs, California.  (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
John And Shirley Temple November 1946: Married American actors Shirley Temple and John Agar (1921 - 2002) look through a postcard display in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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)
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)
1948:  American actor Shirley Temple smiles while holding her three-month-old baby daughter, Linda Susan Agar. Actor John Agar was Temple's husband and is the infant's father.  (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple's Child 1948: American actor Shirley Temple smiles while holding her three-month-old baby daughter, Linda Susan Agar. Actor John Agar was Temple's husband and is the infant's father. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
1949:  Married American actors Shirley Temple and John Agar (1921 - 2002) play with their infant daughter, Linda Susan, in the living room of their home.  (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
The Agars 1949: Married American actors Shirley Temple and John Agar (1921 - 2002) play with their infant daughter, Linda Susan, in the living room of their home. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
1949:  American actor Shirley Temple smiles while watching her infant daughter, Linda Susan, who stands up in her playpen at their home. Actor John Agar was Temple's husband and is the baby's father.  (Photo by Bert Parry/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple's Child 1949: American actor Shirley Temple smiles while watching her infant daughter, Linda Susan, who stands up in her playpen at their home. Actor John Agar was Temple's husband and is the baby's father. (Photo by Bert Parry/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
1953:  American actor Shirley Temple and her husband, Charles Black, pose together at the premiere of director William Wyler's film, 'Roman Holiday'. Temple wears a mink stole over a strapless dress. Black wears a tuxedo.  (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple And Charles 1953: American actor Shirley Temple and her husband, Charles Black, pose together at the premiere of director William Wyler's film, 'Roman Holiday'. Temple wears a mink stole over a strapless dress. Black wears a tuxedo. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
May 1957:  American film actress Shirley Temple at home in Atherton, California, with her daughter Lori.  (Photo by Curt Gunther/BIPs/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple May 1957: American film actress Shirley Temple at home in Atherton, California, with her daughter Lori. (Photo by Curt Gunther/BIPs/Getty Images)
May 1957:  American film actress Shirley Temple at home in Atherton, California, with her son Charles.  (Photo by Curt Gunther/BIPs/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple May 1957: American film actress Shirley Temple at home in Atherton, California, with her son Charles. (Photo by Curt Gunther/BIPs/Getty Images)
May 1957:  American film actress Shirley Temple at home in Atherton, California, with her children Charles and Lori.  (Photo by Curt Gunther/BIPs/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple May 1957: American film actress Shirley Temple at home in Atherton, California, with her children Charles and Lori. (Photo by Curt Gunther/BIPs/Getty Images)
1958:  American actor Shirley Temple wears a fairy godmother costume, which includes a magic wand and a tiara, in a promotional portrait for her television series of dramatized fairy tales, 'Shirley Temple's Storybook'.  (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Fairy Shirley Temple 1958: American actor Shirley Temple wears a fairy godmother costume, which includes a magic wand and a tiara, in a promotional portrait for her television series of dramatized fairy tales, 'Shirley Temple's Storybook'. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
15th March 1965:  35 year old Shirley Temple in London.  (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple 15th March 1965: 35 year old Shirley Temple in London. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)
Film star Shirley Temple Black on a visit to London on March 15,  1965:    (Photo by Victor Blackman/Express/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple Grown Up Film star Shirley Temple Black on a visit to London on March 15, 1965: (Photo by Victor Blackman/Express/Getty Images)
Former American child star and actress Shirley Temple shaking hands with a policeman upon leaving the Berkeley Hotel in London, where she is staying with her husband Charles Black on March 15, 1965.  (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple In London Former American child star and actress Shirley Temple shaking hands with a policeman upon leaving the Berkeley Hotel in London, where she is staying with her husband Charles Black on March 15, 1965. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
9th September 1968:  Former American child star, actress and Republican Party activist Shirley Temple in Rome.  (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple's Balloons 9th September 1968: Former American child star, actress and Republican Party activist Shirley Temple in Rome. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
Former American child star Shirley Temple speaking in front of a poster of Richard Nixon at a Republican Party election press conference at the Cafe Royal in London on September 13, 1968.  (Photo by Wesley/Keystone/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple Speaking For Nixon Former American child star Shirley Temple speaking in front of a poster of Richard Nixon at a Republican Party election press conference at the Cafe Royal in London on September 13, 1968. (Photo by Wesley/Keystone/Getty Images)
French Ambassador in Washington Jacques Kosciusko-Morizet (2nd R), flanked by his wife (R), shakes hands with US President Jimmy Carter, flanked by his wife Rosalynn Carter, on January 22, 1977 as US diplomat and former actress Shirley Temple looks on.  (ARCHIVE/AFP/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple French Ambassador in Washington Jacques Kosciusko-Morizet (2nd R), flanked by his wife (R), shakes hands with US President Jimmy Carter, flanked by his wife Rosalynn Carter, on January 22, 1977 as US diplomat and former actress Shirley Temple looks on. (ARCHIVE/AFP/Getty Images)
US President Bill Clinton (R) greets former child movie star Shirley Temple Black during a reception 06 December at the White House prior to a gala ceremony of the 21st annual national Kennedy Center Honors. Black and the other honorees will be saluted later 06 December at a performance in the Kennedy Center's Opera House in Washington, DC.  (CHRIS KLEPONIS/AFP/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple US President Bill Clinton (R) greets former child movie star Shirley Temple Black during a reception 06 December at the White House prior to a gala ceremony of the 21st annual national Kennedy Center Honors. Black and the other honorees will be saluted later 06 December at a performance in the Kennedy Center's Opera House in Washington, DC. (CHRIS KLEPONIS/AFP/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple Black, a former Oscar winner,  arrives at the 70th Annual Academy Awards ceremony 23 March at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.             (VINCE BUCCI/AFP/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple Shirley Temple Black, a former Oscar winner, arrives at the 70th Annual Academy Awards ceremony 23 March at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. (VINCE BUCCI/AFP/Getty Images)
Actress Shirley Temple Black arrives at the 12th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards held at the Shrine Auditorium on January 29, 2006 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple Actress Shirley Temple Black arrives at the 12th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards held at the Shrine Auditorium on January 29, 2006 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images)
Actress Shirley Temple Black accepts the Life Achievement Award from presenter Jamie Lee Curtis 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)
Shirley Temple Actress Shirley Temple Black accepts the Life Achievement Award from presenter Jamie Lee Curtis 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)
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)
Shirley Temple 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)
WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 18:  Shirley Temple Black, the former child movie star, testifies 18 July 1989 before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee during confirmation hearings on her nomination to be the US ambassador to Czechoslovakia, in Washington, DC. Black served as ambassador to Ghana during the Ford Administration.  (PANCHO BERNASCONI/AFP/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 18: Shirley Temple Black, the former child movie star, testifies 18 July 1989 before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee during confirmation hearings on her nomination to be the US ambassador to Czechoslovakia, in Washington, DC. Black served as ambassador to Ghana during the Ford Administration. (PANCHO BERNASCONI/AFP/Getty Images)
President And Mrs. Clinton Applaud One Of The "1998 Kennedy Center Honors" Recipients, Shirley Temple (Black) On 6 December. (Photo By Pool/Getty Images)
Shirley Temple President And Mrs. Clinton Applaud One Of The "1998 Kennedy Center Honors" Recipients, Shirley Temple (Black) On 6 December. (Photo By Pool/Getty Images)
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