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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!

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Debbie Rowe -- Michael Jackson's Brothers are Greedy Slackers

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- 8 days ago
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- 17 days ago
Debbie Rowe -- Lymphoma is Scary, But Propofol is Scarier

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- 18 days ago
Debbie Rowe -- HaHaHaHa ... I'm Not Engaged

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HaHaHaHa!!! I'm Not Engaged

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- 21 days ago
Conrad Murray -- I Had a Delightful Lunch with Michael Jackson's Former Brother-in-Law!

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Delightful Lunch With MJ's Former In-Law

Michael Jackson's family must be going ballistic over this ... Conrad Murray had a delightful lunch with Janet Jackson's ex-husband Friday.  The man who killed Michael dined at Crustacean in… READ MORE >

- 23 days ago
MJ's Chimp Bubbles -- Jane Goodall's LYING ... No One Spanked the Monkey

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Jane Goodall's LYING No One Spanked the Monkey

Just like her beloved chimpanzees ... Jane Goodall is throwing crap at the wall -- at least that's the word from people who witnessed Michael Jackson's relationship with Bubbles.Several people who… READ MORE >

- 35 days ago
Chimp Expert Jane Goodall -- Bubbles Was Beaten On Michael Jackson's Watch

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Bubbles Was Beaten On MJ's Watch

The world's leading chimp expert says Michael Jackson's famous pet monkey Bubbles was brutalized at Neverland and she blames MJ.Jane Goodall dropped the bombshell leaving an event in Washington,… READ MORE >

- 35 days ago

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