Shirley Temple

1928 - 2014

Shirley Temple

Shirley Temple Black (April 23, 1928 – February 10, 2014) was an American actress, singer, dancer, businesswoman, and diplomat who was Hollywood's number one box-office draw as a child actress from 1935 to 1938. As an adult, she was named United States ambassador to Ghana and to Czechoslovakia, and also served as Chief of Protocol of the United States. Temple began her film career at the age of three in 1931. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shirley Temple has received more than 9,224,912 page views. Her biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 206th most popular actor.

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  • 9.2M

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  • 66.23

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  • 69

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.71

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.97

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Shirley Temple ranks 205 out of 8,832Before her are Gary Oldman, Geraldine Chaplin, Peter Sellers, Salman Khan, Angela Lansbury, and Marcel Marceau. After her are Giuliano Gemma, Lauren Bacall, Silvana Mangano, Paulette Goddard, Jeff Bridges, and Anouk Aimée.

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Among people born in 1928, Shirley Temple ranks 28Before her are Kim Yong-nam, Karlheinz Stockhausen, Alvin Toffler, Martin Cooper, Jean-Marie Le Pen, and Roger Vadim. After her are James Coburn, George Peppard, Li Peng, Alberto Korda, Elie Wiesel, and Alexander Grothendieck. Among people deceased in 2014, Shirley Temple ranks 16Before her are Joe Cocker, Nadine Gordimer, Luis Aragonés, Maximilian Schell, Jacques Le Goff, and Hiroo Onoda. After her are Lauren Bacall, Alain Resnais, Paco de Lucía, Jack Brabham, Richard Kiel, and Alexander Grothendieck.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Shirley Temple ranks 416 out of 12,171Before her are Alfred Kinsey (1894), Robert Kiyosaki (1947), Kurt Vonnegut (1922), Wilt Chamberlain (1936), Richard Stallman (1953), and Edward Drinker Cope (1840). After her are Steve Ballmer (1956), Terry Gilliam (1940), Lauren Bacall (1924), Florence Foster Jenkins (1868), Chuck Jones (1912), and John Tyler (1790).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Shirley Temple ranks 101Before her are Richard Chamberlain (1934), Christopher Walken (1943), Sharon Stone (1958), Jack Lemmon (1925), Harold Lloyd (1893), and Geraldine Chaplin (1944). After her are Lauren Bacall (1924), Paulette Goddard (1910), Jeff Bridges (1949), James Coburn (1928), Janet Leigh (1927), and Anthony Perkins (1932).