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The Shirley Temple Movie Quiz
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Shirley Temple was a pint-sized star who turned into a box office dynamo. We challenge you to take this Shirley Temple Movie Quiz and test your knowledge of this miniature movie star.

When was Shirley Temple born?

  • 1926
  • 1928
  • 1930

How old was Shirley Temple when she began dance lessons?

  • two
  • three
  • four

Which film studio offered Shirley Temple her first acting contract?

  • Disney
  • MGM
  • Educational Pictures

Shirley Temple had two older sisters.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Which major Hollywood studio signed Shirley Temple after she gained popularity for her role in the "Baby Burlesques?"

  • Fox Film Corp.
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Warner Bros.

What was Shirley Temple's first feature film?

  • "Change of Heart"
  • "Little Miss Marker"
  • "Carolina"

How old was Shirley Temple when the movie "Carolina" was released?

  • five
  • six
  • seven

Who was Shirley Temple's dance partner in four early films, including "The Little Colonel?"

  • Fred Astaire
  • Bill Robinson
  • Gene Kelly

Which Shirley Temple movie featured the song and dance routine "On the Good Ship Lollipop?"

  • "Curly Top"
  • "The Little Princess"
  • "Bright Eyes"

When not on-set, what school did Shirley Temple attend?

  • Westlake School for Girls
  • Flintridge Preparatory School
  • Westridge School

Which movie features Shirley Temple and Rochelle Hudson as orphaned sisters?

  • "Poor Little Rich Girl"
  • "Curley Top"
  • "Dimples"

Shirley Temple is the youngest entertainer to win an Oscar.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Which 1936 movie features Shirley Temple as a girl who is rescued by a lighthouse keeper?

  • "Stowaway"
  • "Dimples"
  • "Captain January"

How many pin curls did Shirley Temple's hair usually have?

  • 56
  • 44
  • 38

Which film stars Shirley Temple as a Swiss orphan living in the mountains with her grandfather?

  • "Just Around the Corner"
  • "Heidi"
  • "Stowaway"

What was the nickname President Franklin Roosevelt gave to Shirley Temple?

  • "Little Miss Shirley"
  • "Little Miss Sunshine"
  • "Little Miss Miracle"

Actor Cesar Romero appeared in which movie with Shirley Temple?

  • "Just Around the Corner"
  • "The Little Princess"
  • Susannah of the Mounties"

In 1934 at age 6, Shirley Temple made 10 full-length films.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Shirley Temple performed the song "Be Optimistic" in which movie?

  • "The Blue Bird"
  • "Ali Baba Goes to Town"
  • "Little Miss Broadway"

Shirley Temple had her first on-screen kiss in this movie.

  • "Miss Annie Rooney"
  • "Kiss and Tell"
  • "Honeymoon"

Which actor co-stars as Shirley Temple's leading man in the 1947 film, "The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer?"

  • Rock Hudson
  • Cary Grant
  • Gary Cooper

Shirley Temple co-starred with actor and future U.S. President Ronald Reagan in this 1947 film.

  • "That Hagen Girl"
  • "Honeymoon"
  • "Kiss and Tell"

Which U.S. president appointed Shirley Temple as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations?

  • President Ford
  • President Carter
  • President Nixon

Which actor did not co-star with Shirley Temple in the 1948 film "Fort Apache?"

  • Jimmy Stewart
  • Henry Fonda
  • John Wayne

Shirley Temple served as the U.S. ambassador to which two countries?

  • France and Ghana
  • Czechoslovakia and Ghana
  • Czechoslovakia and France

What is the title of Shirley Temple's last feature film?

  • "The Story of Seabiscuit"
  • "Adventure in Baltimore"
  • "A Kiss for Corliss"

Which film industry organization honored Shirley Temple with the Lifetime Achievement Award in 2006?

  • Directors Guild of America
  • Screen Actors Guild
  • Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Shirley Temple was the first woman to be named Chief of Protocol of the United States.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

How many movies did Shirley Temple make?

  • 28
  • 34
  • 43

How old was Shirley Temple at the time of her death?

  • 75
  • 80
  • 85