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Michael jackson yasemindirer

  1. 1. MICHAEL JACKSON LIFE OF A SUPERSTAR
  2. 2. Michael Joseph Jackson <ul><li>He was born in 1958 and died in 2009. </li></ul><ul><li>He was an American singer,songwriter, </li></ul><ul><li>dancer, actor, choreographer, businessman, philanthropist and record producer. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>His contributions to music, dance and fashion,and a much-publicized personal life made him a global figure in popular cultures for over four decades. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Jackson made his debut alongside his brothers in 1964 as lead singer and youngest member of The Jackson 5. His solo career started in 1971. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>The 1982 album Thriller remains the best-selling album of all time, having sold more than 110 million copies worldwide. Four of his other albums rank among the world's best-sellers. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>His distinctive musical style, vocal style, and choreography continue to transcend generational, racial and cultural boundaries. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>His videos for Billie Jean,Beat It and Thriller made him the first African American artist to amass a strong crossover following on MTV. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>He popularized a number of complicated dance techniques, such as the robot and the moonwalk. </li></ul>
  9. 9. He won 13 Grammy Awards.
  10. 10. <ul><li> Michael and Lisa Marie during their honeymoon at Euro Disneyland Paris, where they stayed in the Sleeping Beauty Suite </li></ul>
  11. 11. Michael Jackson's marriage to Lisa Marie Presley took place in De La Vega, Santa Domingo.
  12. 12. <ul><li>His marriage to </li></ul><ul><li>Lisa-Marie Presley lasted only 19 months </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>MJ’s favourite animated character was Pinocchio </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>He had </li></ul><ul><li>two llamas called </li></ul><ul><li>Louis and Lola </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>Thriller spent 37 weeks at number one in the US Billboard chart. </li></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>In 1984 he won eight Grammy’s – the joint highest amount ever won by one person in a single year . </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>He had eight brothers and sisters </li></ul>
  18. 18. <ul><li>Jackson </li></ul><ul><li>was very </li></ul><ul><li>fond of Mexican food </li></ul>
  19. 19. <ul><li>In 1993 </li></ul><ul><li>Jackson’s dermatologist said he had a rare skin disease called vitiligo, which causes sufferers to lose pigmentation in their skin. </li></ul>
  20. 20. <ul><li>Billie Jean </li></ul><ul><li>was the first </li></ul><ul><li>video by a black artist to air on MTV. </li></ul>
  21. 21. <ul><li>He has waxworks in five Madame Tussauds museums across the world. Only Elvis Presley and Madonna have more. </li></ul>
  22. 23. <ul><li>He had a pet called Mr Tibbs </li></ul>
  23. 24. <ul><li>His total lifetime earnings from music are estimated at $500 million . </li></ul>
  24. 26. <ul><li>Jackson was a vegetarian. </li></ul>
  25. 28. <ul><li>Jackson was </li></ul><ul><li>given a royal title </li></ul><ul><li>in the Ivory Coast </li></ul><ul><li>in 1992 </li></ul>
  26. 29. <ul><li>Macauley Culkin </li></ul><ul><li>is godfather to two of Jackson’s children </li></ul>
  27. 31. <ul><li>He paid $17 million in 1988 for the land in California that became the Neverland Ranch </li></ul>
  28. 32. <ul><li>Neverland </li></ul><ul><li>was valued </li></ul><ul><li>at $100 million in 2003 </li></ul>
  29. 33. The front of the main house at Neverland Ranch, shadowed by tall trees, with the lawn decorated in colorful flowers.
  30. 35. <ul><li>Michael Jackson has quite the collection of life-sized statues. Pictured above is one of Superman. And there are more... </li></ul>
  31. 36. Jackson owned this life-sized statue of Marilyn Monroe...
  32. 37. <ul><li>... and this one of Elvis Presley. </li></ul>
  33. 38. <ul><li>He also had this statue of Bruce Lee. </li></ul>
  34. 39. <ul><li>Michael Jackson had a collection of military jackets. </li></ul>
  35. 40. Michael Jackson had a crown.
  36. 41. <ul><li>A </li></ul><ul><li>Simpsons-logoed automobile was </li></ul><ul><li>owned </li></ul><ul><li>by </li></ul><ul><li>Jackson. </li></ul>
  37. 42. His funeral

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