Michael Jackson

 

Age: 50

 

Summary: singer-songwriter and entertainer best known as the child star turned King of Pop whose musical genius was overshadowed by a bizarre lifestyle and sex scandals but whose preference for the company of children, his high-pitched speaking voice, and numerous plastic surgeries earned him the nickname "Wacko Jacko", who was acquitted on charges of child molestation in 2005 although his lifetime record sales tally was believed to be around 750 million as he left behind a mountain of debt, in which a series of comeback concerts planned for London in July was expected to make millions and help his financial situation.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cardiac arrest (Death later ruled as a 'homicide')

 

Born: August 29, 1958

 

Died: June 25, 2009

 

Location: Los Angeles, California