Name: Michael Joseph Jackson Born: 29 August 1958 Died: 25 June 2009
Star sign: Virgo Place of birth: Gary, Indiana, USA Parents: Joseph and Katherine Jackson Brothers Sigmund, Toriano, Jermaine, Marlon, Steven Sisters Rebbie, Janet, and La-Toya Favourite colours: Red and black
Michael Jackson was one of the biggest entertainers ever.
He's sold millions of records, set trends in music, dance and fashion. He's been famous for 40 years.
In 1982 he released the album Thriller. It's the biggest selling album of all-time.