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Marlon Jackson

Marlon David Jackson (born March 12, 1957) is an American entertainer singer, dancer, former member of The Jackson 5, and elder brother of American pop stars Michael Jackson and Janet Jackson. All of the Jackson including Marlon was born in Gary, Indiana, to Joseph and Katherine Jackson as the sixth child of the Jackson family. Marlon's twin brother Brandon died within 24 hours of birth. They were several weeks premature. Marlon has three children with his wife Carol Ann Parker. Marlon also has four grandchildren: He and sister Rebbie Jackson are the only Jackson siblings to have not divorced. On July 7, 2009, he and his family offered their final eulogies for Michael, saying he was the "soul" of the family, and breaking down as he tearfully addressed the crowd: "Maybe now Michael, they will leave you alone" and "I would like for you to give our brother, my twin brother, Brandon, a hug for me". Marlon fought back tears as he said "I love you Michael and I miss you". While Marlon was still a child, his older brothers Jackie, Tito and Jermaine formed an early incarnation of what would become The Jackson 5. Marlon and younger brother Michael would soon join the group, initially as

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Marlon Jackson -- God Will Punish Conrad Murray

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God Will Punish Conrad Murray

Michael Jackson's older brother Marlon wants Judge Pastor to throw the book at Dr. Conrad Murray today -- but he insists Conrad's real punishment will come from God himself. Marlon flew in to LAX… READ MORE >

Tito, Marlon and Jackie Jackson -- We Got Screwed Over Thriller Jackets

Tito, Marlon and Jackie Jackson
We Got Screwed Over Thriller Jackets

Three of Michael Jackson's brothers -- Marlon, Jackie, and Tito (left to right) -- have filed a lawsuit against a guy who they say duped them into signing 1,000 replicas of the famous Michael… READ MORE >

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Michael Jackson's Bros -- Doing Another Tribute Show, But Without Randy

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Doing Another Tribute Show But Without Randy

Another Michael Jackson tribute concert will go down this December in Tokyo and the Jackson brothers will headline the show, but without Randy Jackson ... sources close to the family tell… READ MORE >

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Jackson Family Divided Over MJ Tribute Concert

Jackson Family Divided Over MJ Tribute Concert

Jermaine and Randy Jackson are DEAD SET against the Michael Jackson tribute concert announced today by members of the Jackson family ... calling it "inappropriate" and "ill-timed."Katherine, La… READ MORE >

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