(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.
06.06.2013 - Michael Joseph Jackson (born in Gary, Indiana, United States, August 29, 1958 - died in Los Angeles, California, USA […] . Life and career 1958-75: Early life and The Jackson 5 Michael Jackson Kid Michael Joseph Jackson was born […] , Tito, Jermaine, La Toya, Marlon, Randy and Janet. Joseph Jackson never played in an R & B band called The Falcons
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.