Shirley Temple

Shirley Temple was an American actress and ambassador. She rose to fame as a child film star and is best known for the movies Bright Eyes (1934), Curly Top (1935), The Little Colonel (1935) and Heidi (1937). She later served as a diplomat, most notably as the United States Ambassador to Czechoslovakia from 1989 to 1992. Temple was the first recipient of the Academy Juvenile Award in 1934 and received the Kennedy Center Honors in 1998. She is also memorialized in popular culture as the namesake of the Shirley Temple mocktail.