Shirley Temple, adored little star, dies at 85

Posted: February 12, 2014 at 5:35 a.m.

Shirley Temple Black accepts the life-achievement award at the 12th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles on Jan. 29, 2006. Black died Monday at the age of 85.

Shirley Temple Black, who as a dimpled, precocious and determined little girl in the 1930s sang and tap-danced her way to a height of Hollywood stardom and worldwide fame that no other child has reached, died Monday night at her home in Woodside, Calif.

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