BirthdayJune 29, 1972
BirthplaceHoulton, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Samantha Smith

    Full name: Samantha Smith
    Also known as: Samantha Reed Smith, Samantha Smith, Smith, Samantha Reed
    Professions: Peace activist, child actress

  2. Samantha Smith Known for

    Samantha Smith Goes to Washington: Campaign '84 (1984), Lime Street (1985), Charles in Charge (1984), Today (1952)

  3. Samantha Smith Death information

    Died: Sunday, 25th of August, 1985 (Age: 13)

  4. Samantha Smith Biography

    Samantha Reed Smith (June 29, 1972 – August 25, 1985) was an American schoolgirl, peace activist and child actress from Manchester, Maine, who became famous in the Cold War era United States and Soviet Union. In 1982, Smith wrote a letter to the newly appointed CPSU General Secretary Yuri Andropov, and received a personal reply which included a personal invitation to visit the Soviet Union, which she accepted.Smith attracted extensive media attention in both countries as a "Goodwill Ambassador", and became known as "America's Youngest Ambassador" participating in peacemaking activities in Japan. She wrote a book about her visit to the Soviet Union and co-starred in the television series Lime Street, before her death at the age of 13 in the Bar Harbor Airlines Flight 1808 plane crash.

  5. Samantha Smith Family

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