Watch these 5 iconic Shirley Temple song-and-dance numbers
Published: February 12, 2014 11:17AM
Updated: February 13, 2014 09:06AM
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FILE - In this 1936 file photo, actress Shirley Temple is photographed as she appeared in "Poor Little Rich Girl." Temple, who was born in 1928 and began acting at the age of three, received an honorary Academy Award in 1934 for her contributions as a child film star. Shirley Temple, the curly-haired child star who put smiles on the faces of Depression-era moviegoers, has died. She was 85. Publicist Cheryl Kagan says Temple, known in private life as Shirley Temple Black, died Monday night, Feb. 10, 2014, surrounded by family at her home near San Francisco. (AP Photo/File)

While Shirley Temple’s on-camera career was short-lived — she retired from films at 21— she sang, danced and grinned her way into entertainment history.

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<script data-hide-title=”true” data-hide-byline=”true” data-hide-footnotes=”true” data-hide-embed=”true” type=”text/javascript” src=”http://cdn.spundge.com/embed/stories/13560/”></script><noscript><h1>Watch these 5 iconic Shirley Temple song-and-dance numbers</h1><h2>Shirley Temple, the Depression-era child star, famous for her curly hair, tap dance routines and sing-a-long standards, died Monday, according to publicist Cheryl Kagan. She was 85.Temple was America's top box-office draw from 1935 to 1938, a record no other child star has come near. In 1935, she won a special Academy Award in for her "outstanding contribution to screen entertainment."While her on-camera career was short-lived — she retired from films at 21— she sang, danced and grinned her way ...</h2><a href=”http://cdn.spundge.com/stories/13560/embedded/” target=”_blank”>View <em>”Watch these 5 iconic Shirley Temple song-and-dance numbers”</em> on Spundge</a></noscript></freeform>