The King of Pop; Michael Jackson was the best-selling male pop artist of the Millennium.
- Michael was due to begin a series of sold-out concerts billed as the “Final Curtain Call” when he suffered a cardiac arrest at his home and was pronounced dead at the UCLA Medical Centre. His memorial service was broadcast live and watched by an estimated 1 billion people worldwide
- Michael had sittings with Madame Tussauds’ sculptors in 1984 and 1989 where measurements, footage and reference photos were taken for the making of his wax figures. He was a regular visitor to Madame Tussauds London and signed Madame Tussauds’ archived signature books
- Born Michael Joseph Jackson on 29th August 1958 in Indiana, USA