Shock and Grief Over Jackson’s Death
By BROOKS BARNES
Published: June 26, 2009
Michael Jackson, 50, who went from boy wonder to global pop superstar to sad figure haunted by lawsuits, paparazzi and failed plastic surgery, died Thursday in a Los Angeles hospital.
Michael Jackson’s Career
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Michael Jackson was a singing sensation before he was a teenager.
The Passing of a Pop Icon
Matthew Orr, Jigar Mehta, Brent McDonald
Michael Jackson, the legendary singer, songwriter and dancer, died in Los Angeles on Thursday.