How Shirley Temple Died, Date of Death, Age of Death, Birthday, and More!

Shirley Temple reached the impressive age of 85 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous Movie Actress.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Child star of Curly Top and Heidi who received a Juvenile Academy Award in 1935 and who became a U.S. Ambassador in 1974. Some of her best-known films were Glad Rags to Riches, Bright Eyes, Fort Apache, and A Little Princess. 

She married John Agar in 1945, and the couple divorced in 1950. She married Charles Alden Black in 1950, and had two children with him named Charles Jr. and Lori.

How did Shirley Temple die?

Shirley Temple's death was caused by Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.

Information about the death of Shirley Temple
Cause of deathChronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Age of death85 years
ProfessionMovie Actress
BirthdayApril 23, 1928
Death dateFebruary 10, 2014
Place of deathWoodside, California, United States
Place of burialAlta Mesa Memorial Park, Palo Alto, California, United States

Quotes

When I was 14, I was the oldest I ever was. I’ve been getting younger ever since.

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Good luck needs no explanation.

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Politicians are actors, too, don’t you think? Usually, if you like people and you’re outgoing, not a shy little thing, you can do pretty well in politics.

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I have one piece of advice for those of you who want to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award: Start early!

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Men say, ‘I’ve loved you since I was 7 years old,’ and I say, ‘Well, you never contacted me.’ And very often women say, ‘Do youuuuuu know what I have?’ and I want to say, ‘Yessssssss, I do.’ Because inevitably the answer is, ‘An original Shirley Temple doll.’

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