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MJ's Doc Arnold Klein

I'm Prince Jackson's Dad

... Maybe

1/17/2013 2:10 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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0117-arnie-klein-facebookDr. Arnie Klein -- Michael Jackson's famed dermatologist -- has just taken credit for fathering MJ's son Prince Jackson ... sort of.

Klein posted the cryptic picture on his Facebook profile yesterday, showing Prince side-by-side with an old photo of Klein when he was younger -- presumably to show the resemblance.

Under the photo, Klein wrote the caption, "hmmmmm" -- a wink at people who've been saying for years that Klein provided the sperm that fathered Prince and Paris.

You'll recall, Michael Jackson's ex-wife Debbie Rowe gave birth to Prince in 1997, and daughter Paris the year after. MJ's third child Blanket was born to an anonymous surrogate in 2002.

Debbie was Arnie's medical assistant back when Michael was a patient -- but she's never spoken publicly about the identity of the father.

Arnie has previously denied being the dad, telling Diane Sawyer, "To the best of my knowledge, I am not the father of these children."

So we gotta ask ...

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91.

Pegasus    

Michael Jackson's Dermatologist Might Have Outed Himself as Prince Jackson's Father
12:28 PM PST 1/17/2013 by Erin Carlson

FacebookUPDATED: A rep denies Arnold Klein made a Facebook post comparing an old photo of him with Michael Joseph Jackson; the post has since been deleted from his Facebook timeline.
Did Arnold Klein just out himself as the father of Michael Jackson's son?

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Prince was born Feb. 13, 1997 to Jackson and the singer's ex-wife, Debbie Rowe. His sister, Paris Jackson, arrived a year later. When the couple divorced in 1999, Rowe handed over custody of Prince and Paris to Jackson. An anonymous surrogate mother gave birth to the kids' younger brother, Prince Michael II (or "Blanket"), in February 2002.

Jackson, who died in 2009, had said that he's the biological father of the children.

Klein was Jackson's dermatologist; speculation has been swirling for years over his relationship to Prince and Paris and whether they are actually his children. Klein previously has denied that he's the father.

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A representative for Klein "that was not Dr. Klein's post, and he removed it." The post is now missing from Klein's timeline.

An attorney for Katherine Jackson, the kids' grandmother and co-guardian with their cousin TJ Jackson, declined comment.

According to a recent Klein profile in Vanity Fair, Rowe was Klein's medical assistant; she confirmed after Jackson's death that Prince and Paris were conceived artificially but never has spoken publicly about whether Klein is the father.

In a January 2012 interview with The New York Times, Klein's close friend, actress Carrie Fisher, had this response when asked about the paternity rumors: "I don’t talk about it with Arnie, but it has never made sense to me. Why would Michael pay Debbie Rowe $6 million for a child that wasn’t his? But I have said to Arnie, 'Please don’t say you’re the father anymore.'

592 days ago
92.

Tesla_Consulting    

You really needed those 23 likes hunh?

592 days ago
93.

backfire    

DNA

592 days ago
95.

Wellington     

Many of us have been saying right along that Prince looks like Klein. And Paris looks like Mark Lester's daughters. Both men have said that MJ asked them to donate sperm and did.

592 days ago
96.

c2woods    

Trying to capitalize off this child.... So Stupid!

592 days ago
97.

CorkiDeCat    

What a hot mess Jackson's life had become... ISHKABIBBLE...

592 days ago
98.

manbearpig    

fuking pathetic seeing comments about mj being the dad and other rubbish. mj may have reaised them but is not the bio dad and never was a bio dad. he never scored with a woman. none of those kids look even REMOTELY like mj.
some loser fools want to believe a lie so much- they just close their eyes and tune out reality.

592 days ago
99.

Twiz    

Typical actions of a sc*umbucket only looking to put his name in the spotlight!!

592 days ago
100.

doggonelover    

don't you think, that we call someone dad when SOMEONE give us LOVE, care, help and much more. Someone who love us much more then their life... why you try found father for those children? THEY HAVE DAD! and please shut up and leave them alone!

592 days ago
101.

Cry Baby    


It's the time of the season
When love runs high
In this time, give it to me easy
And let me try with pleasured hands

To take you in the sun to Pedo ranch
To show you every one
It's the time of the season for loving

What's your name?
Who's your daddy?
Is he rich like me?
Has he taken any time
To show you what you need to live?

Tell it to me slowly
Tell you what I really want to know
It's the time of the season for loving

What's your name?
Who's your daddy?
Is he rich like me?
Has he taken any time
To show you what you need to live?

Tell it to me slowly
Tell you what I really want to know
It's the time of the season for loving

592 days ago
102.

rita    

I knew that A. Klein was the father way back when Baby Prince was in life Magazine with Michael, He looked just like A. Klein when he was an infant also. Michael should have thought about the raminfications of using people as donor so close in his circle.

592 days ago
103.

Chase    

I think he is. I've always thought they bore a strong resemblance to one another. One thing is clear, NONE of those kids have ONE cell of Jackson DNA in them...

592 days ago
104.

bon    

Here we go again.....

592 days ago
105.

Lindy    

Not a father just a sperm doner and it would be great if he could keep his mouth shut!

592 days ago
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