Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson

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Real Name: Michael Joseph Jackson
Born: August 29 1958
Star Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Gary, Indiana, U.S.

Did you know?

'Thriller' is the biggest-selling album of all time.

Michael Jackson has sold more than 300 million records worldwide.

Jackson once described his close friend Elizabeth Taylor as 'a warm cuddle blanket that I love to snuggle up to and cover myself with.'

He was a vegetarian.

Jackson picked up his iconic moonwalk move from street dancers he saw outside his hotel.

How Michael found fame:

Michael Jackson was the lead singer in The Jackson 5 before going on to become the most famous musician of all time.

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