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Samantha Smith

At age 10, Smith became known as "America's Youngest Ambassador" after a high profile visit to the Soviet Union. …

Samantha Reed Smith 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. Smith attracted extensive media attention in both countries as a "Goodwill Ambassador", and became known as "America's Youngest Ambassador". She died at the age of 13 in the Bar Harbor Airlines Flight 1808 plane crash.

Samantha Smith

Samantha Reed Smith 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. Smith attracted extensive media attention in both countries as a "Goodwill Ambassador", and became known as "America's Youngest Ambassador". She died at the age of 13 in the Bar Harbor Airlines Flight 1808 plane crash.

Samantha Smith. Flew to the Soviet Union with her parents for a visit after getting an invitation from Russian leader Yuri Andropov. Smith wrote a letter to Andropov asking if the Soviets were planning to start a nuclear war. Afterward, she became an international celebrity and peace ambassador, making speeches and writing a book. In August 1985, Samantha Smith died tragically in a plane crash at age 13.

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Samantha Smith. Flew to the Soviet Union with her parents for a visit after getting an invitation from Russian leader Yuri Andropov. Smith wrote a letter to Andropov asking if the Soviets were planning to start a nuclear war. Afterward, she became an international celebrity and peace ambassador, making speeches and writing a book. In August 1985, Samantha Smith died tragically in a plane crash at age 13.

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10-year-old Samantha Smith from Manchester, Maine. She was the Maine Girl Scout who wrote a letter to the Soviet Premier of Russia asking him how to prevent a nuclear war between Russia and the United States in 1982. She died in a plane crash in 1985. I distinctly remember this event and I always wondered whether I would be able to make a difference like Samantha.

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Samantha Smith, the Forgotten Peacemaker - I was only ten years old in 1983, but I well remember the political tensions of the time. In those days, my family and I lived in the suburbs of Northern Virginia, a mere stone's throw from Washington D.C.; and I knew enough even then to realize that, if the Soviet Union ever decided to send President Reagan some radioactive air mail, we would be there to sign for it right along with him ...

Samantha Smith, the forgotten peacemaker

By Robert Hawes I was only ten years old in 1983, but I well remember the political tensions of the time. In those days, my family and I lived

Samantha Reed Smith In1983, 11-year-old Samantha Reed Smith flew to the USSR. The year before, she had written to Soviet leader Yuri Andropov expressing her concern over Russia and the United States entering a nuclear war and asking him to explain what he would do to prevent it. Her letter was published in a Soviet newspaper Andropov responded explaining that his country wanted peace and invited her to come visit Moscow. Smith went and became "America's Youngest Ambassador.

Samantha Reed Smith In1983, 11-year-old Samantha Reed Smith flew to the USSR. The year before, she had written to Soviet leader Yuri Andropov expressing her concern over Russia and the United States entering a nuclear war and asking him to explain what he would do to prevent it. Her letter was published in a Soviet newspaper Andropov responded explaining that his country wanted peace and invited her to come visit Moscow. Smith went and became "America's Youngest Ambassador.

Samantha Reed Smith (1972 - 1985) One of our VERY Best! I still mourn her.

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Actress, Cold War Peace Activist. She is fondly remembered for writing a letter, at the age of 10, to the newly appointed Soviet Premier Yuri Andropov, asking why he wants to go to war with the US and trying to understand why relations between the two countries was strained. Her letter prompted a personal reply from...

April 25, 1983: Samantha Smith invited to visit USSR

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Lime Street scenes starring Samantha. Episode 3.

Starring Robert Wagner as James Greyson Culver, a Virginia horse farmer who also investigated insurance fraud for a British insurance company. Samantha Smit...