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Shirley Temple: Life in Pictures

In 1932 Temple was spotted by educational pictures, aged three, at a talent search at her local school in Santa Monica, California.

Shirley Temple: her life in pictures

Hollywood legend Shirley Temple has died aged 85 of natural causes, according to a statement from her family.

Temple was the original and greatest Hollywood child star, breaking into Hollywood aged just three, and headlining blockbusters by the age of five.

She made millions for the studios but found the transition to grown up actor difficult. Here’s some of the highlights from her amazing life and career!