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April 23, 1928

Who is she? Why is she interesting?

Shirley Temple Black (known as Shirley Temple during her acting career) is an iconic American film and television child star, actress, singer, dancer. She's best known for her curly blonde locks and angelic appearance.

She began her film career in 1932 at the age of three.

In 1934, she found international fame in Bright Eyes, a feature film designed specifically for her talents.

How many movies did Shirley make?

Shirley Temple starred in... a career that spanned from 1931 to 1961.

"Animal crackers in my soup, monkeys and rabbits loop-da-loop..."

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