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Shirley Temple

Shirley Temple – American Actress

Shirley Temple was an American actress, singer, dancer, businesswoman, and diplomat. Read here to find out more about her!

– A Shirley Temple, the drink, is named after Shirley Temple, the human. In the drink there is ginger ale, grenadine, and cherries!

– When she was an adult, she was an United States ambassador to Ghana and Czechoslovakia

– She remains as the youngest person to receive an Oscar Award

– She has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

– On her ninth birthday, she received 135,000 gifts from all around the world. She even got a calf from a school in Oregon and a a kangaroo from Australia

– She was almost Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz

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For more information on Shirley Temple:

https://www.britannica.com/biography/Shirley-Temple

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7pcUEmnGX2g

https://www.amazon.com/Shirley-Temple-Little-Darling-Collection/dp/B0030CIG74

https://www.biography.com/actor/shirley-temple

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Hannah

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