Michael Jackson

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  • The king of pop is born

    The king of pop is born
    In a small 2 bedroom house in Gary Indianna. On the 29th of August in 1958, the king of pop, Michael Jackson. Is born
  • Michael Jackson starts school

    Michael Jackson starts school
    Michael Jackson was homeschooled. A tutor would come in every day for 3 hours and teach him stuff like english and maths. He did go to an elementary school, but only until he was in grade 5 or 6.
  • Michael Jackson releases his first solo album!

    Michael Jackson releases his first solo album!
    On the tenth of august, 1979, MJ releases his first solo album, off the wall. It was recorded in CBS studios.
  • Michael Jackson releases thriller.

    Michael Jackson releases thriller.
    On November 30th 1982, Michael Jackson releases his 2nd solo album, Thriller. Little did he know that it would later become the greatest selling albumof all time. It has hits like Billie Jean, Wanna be startin somehtin and of course, Thriller!
  • Michael Jackson releases Bad

    Michael Jackson releases Bad
    It was his 3rd solo album, also the time he turned white. There were two theorys, 1: He bleached his skin white or 2: he had the skin disease Vitiligo. Think what you want. He had some great hits including Bad, man in the mirror, dirty diana and smooth criminal.
  • Michael jackson releases Dangerous.

    Michael jackson releases Dangerous.
    This was MJ's 5th solo album.
    It has hits like black or white, dangerous and heal the world.
    the album sold over 30million copies world wide and won a grammy.
  • Michael Jackson creates the heal the world foundation

    Michael Jackson creates the heal the world foundation
    Michael Jackson created a foundation called the heal the world foundation. It helps flora and fauna and people in need.
  • Michael Jackson releases HIStory

    Michael Jackson releases HIStory
    HIStory was MJ's 4th solo album. It has two discs. One has the new hits and two has his greatest hits. The statue on the front of the CD is a tribute from the concerts. There are statues in all major cities where he performed.
  • MichaelJackson releases invincible

    MichaelJackson releases invincible
    Invincible was MJ's last studio album. It has songs like cry, butterflies and invincible.
  • michael jackson starts rehearsals for his this is it tour.

    michael jackson starts rehearsals for his this is it tour.
    Michael Jackson was planning something amazing, something fantastic. It was going to be his last tour, the last curtain call. It was meant to be sometime from july 2009 to March 2010, but sadly he passed away before the tours. There were meant to be just 10 tours, but then it was decided that there were going to be a whopping 52 shows!!! This was because tickets to the 10 shows sold out in less than an hour.
  • The king of pop passes away. (sob)

    The king of pop passes away. (sob)
    It was one of the saddest moments in history. The king of pop, aged at only 50, died due to cardiac arrest. He had a heart attack and was in a coma. Paramedics tried to revive him, but failed.
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