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May 27, 1974

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On this day in 1974, Lisa Marie Presley, age 5, met Michael Jackson, age 11, for the first time in Las Vegas after a performance by the Jackson 5. Elvis had taken his [...]

April 8, 1998

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On this day in 1998, George Michael was released on bail after his arrest for engaging in lewd conduct in a park restroom in Beverly Hills, California. Michael was arrested [...]

May 2, 1989

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Today in 1989, Michael Jackson walked into a Zales jewelry store in Simi Valley, California, wearing a wig with a red ball cap, a fake mustachio and false teeth. When police [...]

February 26, 1983

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Today in 1983, Michael Jackson’s Thriller went to No. 1 on the U.S. album charts. The record would go on to become the most successful album of all time, with more than [...]

February 10, 1993

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Today in 1993, Michael Jackson gave an interview on a special edition of The Oprah Winfrey Show. It was Jackson’s first TV interview in 14 years. He appeared live from [...]

December 1, 1982

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Today in 1982, Michael Jackson’s Thriller was released. Various sources have estimated that the album sold somewhere between 65 million and 110 million copies across [...]

August 30, 1993

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Today in 1993, Michael Jackson postponed a concert in Singapore, citing ill health. It was the third time that Jackson postponed his shows in one week. The move sparked [...]
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