Several pop stars shared their thoughts on the death of Shirley Temple Black, the famous American child star of the 1930s, at the age of 85. The Santa Monica born singer and actress died of natural causes on Monday (February 10). Among the messages on Twitter:
Ashley Tisdale (@AshleyTisdale): I was obsessed with her movies, dancing, and singing. Not to mention the curly hair I related to as a child. Thanks for all the joy and happiness you brought to so many people #rip #shirleytemple)
Emmy Rossum (@emmyrossum): My first acting inspiration. Shirley Temple. Rest in peace.
Luciana (@LucianaCaporaso): RIP Shirley Temple. Bless. xox
Alexa Vega (@alexavega): Miss Shirley Temple… Thank you for inspiring me and giving me hope as a child. You were wonderful. You left your mark :) #RIP #Legend
Victoria Justice (@VictoriaJustice): #RIP Shirley Temple… Such an adorable & talented icon. Animal crackers in my soup will never get… http://instagram.com/p/kS3t8sHINW/
Lucy Schwartz (@LucySchwartz): In honor of Shirley Temple, who passed away this week. I loved her movies. What a bright, bubbly, joyful spirit! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c1LI8lZALPM
Jordin Sparks (@JordinSparks): I will always remember this song making me laugh: ‘Animal crackers in my soup, monkeys and rabbits loop the loop…’ RIP Shirley Temple
Katy Perry (@katyperry): You were the original cherry on top Shirley Temple! Rest In Peace!
Elizabeth & The Catapult (@thecatapult): Shirley Temple passed away today. Gosh I loved her.
LOLO (@lolomusic): Lovely Shirley Temple, I know you’re up there on the good ship lollipop just singin away, may you rest in peace. #thanksforthesmiles