|Name:||Charles Alden Black|
|Birth Day:||March 6, 1919|
|Birth Place:||Santa Monica, United States|
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He studied at Stanford University and Harvard Business School, before joining the Navy during World War II.
Black was born in Santa Monica, California, in 1919. Black graduated from Hotchkiss School in Connecticut and Stanford University (class of 1940). His father, James Byers Black, was president of PG&E. After attending Harvard Business School for one year, Black entered the Navy in 1941.
He served in the Navy during World War II as an intelligence officer in the South Pacific. He again served during the Korean War as an intelligence officer. After World War II he received his MBA from Stanford in 1946. Then in the late 1950s he lived in Hawaii, working as an executive for Castle & Cooke and Dole Pineapple companies. By the end of the Korean War, he was a lieutenant commander.
He was married to the legendary former child actress and diplomat Shirley Temple from December 16, 1950, until his death. He died from myelodysplastic syndrome on August 4, 2005, at his home in Woodside, California, at the age of 86. They had a son, Charles Alden Black Jr., and two daughters, Susan (from Shirley's previous marriage) and Lori Black.
Charles was married to actress Shirley Temple, with whom he had two children.
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