Shirley Temple Black dead at 85
Updated: Tuesday, February 11 2014, 06:26 AM EST
Woodside, Calif. (ABC) -- Former child actress Shirley Temple Black died at her Northern California home Monday night.
Her agent released a statement from her family saying, “We salute her for a life of remarkable achievements as an actor, as a diplomat, and most importantly as a mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and adored wife.”
Temple Black was best known for her films in the 1930s. She later served as U.S. ambassador to Czechoslovakia and Ghana. She was 85.