‘MUSIC HAS BEEN MY OUTLET, MY GIFT TO ALL OF THE LOVERS IN THIS WORLD. THROUGH IT, MY MUSIC, I KNOW I WILL LIVE FOREVER’
- Born Michael Joseph Jackson on 29th August 1958 in Indiana USA
- 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 and estimated 1 billion people worldwide.
- Michael had sitting 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.