Age: Michael Jackson was born on August 29, 1958, in Gary, Indiana. He died on June 25, 2009, at age 50.
Parents: Michael Jackson was the eighth of 10 children born to Joseph Jackson and Katherine Jackson.
Marriage: Michael Jackson was married twice. His first marriage was to Lisa Marie Presley from 1994 to 1996. His second marriage was to Debbie Rowe from 1996 to 1999.
Children: Michael Jackson had three children: Michael Joseph Jackson Jr. (also known as Prince), Paris-Michael Katherine Jackson, and Prince Michael Jackson II (also known as Blanket).
Siblings: Michael Jackson had nine siblings: Rebbie, Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, La Toya, Marlon, Randy, Janet, and Brandon (who died shortly after birth).
Career: Michael Jackson began his professional singing career at the age of 5 as the lead singer of his family’s popular Motown group, the Jackson 5. He went on to a solo career of astonishing worldwide success, delivering No. 1 hits from the albums Off the Wall, Thriller, and Bad.
Social Media: Michael Jackson passed away before social media became popular.
Net Worth: At the time of his death in 2009, Michael Jackson’s net worth was estimated to be around $500 million.