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Michael Jackson

Born – August 29, 1958; Gary, Indiana, U.S.

Died – June 25, 2009; Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Singer, dancer, eternal child.

Rose to fame as a member of the Jackson 5. Quickly became the star of the group, and not just because he really was the only one with any talent.

Went solo, became a ginormous ‘80s superstar after the release of his album, "Thriller." ‘Memba that video? He turned into a werewolf!!

Had a pet chimpanzee named Bubbles who lived in his house and traveled around the world with him - yet was not invited to his funeral. Sad.

Shocked/amused the world with his increasingly strange behavior, such as remaking his home into a giant amusement park.

Was briefly married to Elvis Presley's daughter - not sure the King would have approved of that.

Had three children, gave them weird names, dangled one of them out a window when he was a baby.

Died of a drug-induced cardiac arrest in 2009, but will always be remembered for his music, and for being a strange man-child who may have boned Elvis' daughter.

We miss ya, MJ!

LATEST STORIES
  
Michael Jackson -- Hologram Triggers Gun, Hitler Threats

Michael Jackson
Hologram Triggers Gun, Hitler Threats

A feud over the Michael Jackson hologram triggered a war so fierce between 2 prominent men ... a judge has now ordered one of them to 86 his firearms and his Hitler pics.You may recall the epic MJ… READ MORE >

Michael Jackson -- Kids Visit His Hometown for Birthday Celebration

Michael Jackson
Kids Visit His Hometown for Birthday Celebration

On what would have been his 56th birthday, Michael Jackson's three kids -- Paris, Prince and Blanket -- visited his hometown of Gary, Indiana for a family celebration.The occasion marked the first… READ MORE >

- 18 days ago
Michael Jackson -- Maids Say Neverland Mansion Laced with Pee and Poop

MIchael Jackson
Maids Say Neverland Mansion Laced with Pee and Poop

Michael Jackson threatened his staff with animal poop balls ... and would freely piss all over the house ... so claim 3 former Neverland maids.The 3 maids spoke with the New York Post, but did not… READ MORE >

- 39 days ago
Michael Jackson Accuser -- MJ Had Secret Code Words For Abusing Me

Michael Jackson Accuser
MJ Had Secret Code Words For Abusing Me

Michael Jackson had code words and signals that he used with a boy he allegedly molested to describe various sex acts ... including "duck butter."James Safechuck -- now 36 -- claims in his lawsuit… READ MORE >

- 44 days ago
Michael Jackson Estate -- Sues Over Sale of MJ Concert Pics

Michael Jackson Estate
Sues Over Sale of MJ Concert Pics

Michael Jackson's Estate is suing a movie memorabilia store for auctioning off historic photos from MJ's heyday -- and duping potential buyers with a get-rich-quick scheme.The pics are from the… READ MORE >

- 56 days ago
Da Brat -- The MJ Sophie's Choice ... Michael Jackson or Michael Jordan?

Da Brat
The MJ Sophie's Choice ... Jordan or Jackson?

Da Brat tackled the biggest MJ debate of them all -- and it turns out there's NO ONE better to settle the ongoing issue.The question, of course ... who's more popular around the world --… READ MORE >

- 59 days ago
Michael Jackson Death Anniversary -- Fans Flock to Burial Site

Michael Jackson
Fans Flock to Burial Site For Death Anniversary

Michael Jackson's devoted fans made their annual pilgrimage to Forest Lawn Cemetery Wednesday to pay their respects on the 5th anniversary of his death.Many of the fans wore iconic MJ … READ MORE >

- 85 days ago
Michael Jackson -- Conrad Murray Has a Cow on 5-Year Death Anniversary

Michael Jackson
Conrad Has a Cow On 5-Year Death Anniversary

Dr. Conrad Murray mocked the 5-year anniversary of Michael Jackson's death by popping into a convenience store for a bottle of milk.In case you don't remember, Michael's code word for Propofol --… READ MORE >

- 85 days ago
Michael Jackson -- Fan Sues Estate ... I Don't Hear Enough MJ on His Disc

Michael Jackson
Fan Sues Estate ... I Don't Hear Enough MJ on This MJ Disc

One irate Michael Jackson fan is suing his Estate because she thinks MJ was not the lead singer on 3 of his songs on the 2010 CD, "Michael" ... the first release after his death.The woman… READ MORE >

- 98 days ago
Jermaine Jackson -- Michael Jackson Would've Set Justin Bieber Straight

Jermaine Jackson
MJ Would Have Set Bieber Straight

Michael Jackson and Justin Bieber would've been tight ... so says Jermaine Jackson ... but he also thinks MJ would have put the Biebs in his place.Our photog spotted Jermaine at LAX yesterday, and… READ MORE >

- 98 days ago

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