(August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American recording artist, entertainer, actor, businessman and philantropist. Often referred to as the "King of Pop", or by his initials MJ, Jackson is recognized as the most successful entertainer of all time by Guinness World Records. His contributions to music, dance, and fashion, along with a much-publicized personal life, made him a global figure in popular culture for over four decades.
16.02.2012 [Westword (blog)] - Born Michael Joseph Jackson in Gary, Indiana, in 1958 to a family of musicians with his father Joe Jackson at the helm, young Michael emerged as the tiny frontman of the Jackson 5, a band comprised of his brothers and managed by their father Joe.
25.06.2012 6 Responses to “Michael Joseph Jackson: August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009”. Amen. Thanks for remembering. We all want him back. Posted by Scarlett | June 25, 2012, 10:53 pm. Reply to this comment. Indeed, Scarlett.