Sadly on Thursday June 25th 2009, Michael Jackson aged 50 years old, died of an apparent heart attach. Details are still sketchy as autopsy reports are not finalized; due to pending toxicology tests.
It is confirmed that Michael Jackson’s personal physician was on site, and proceeded with CPR in attempts the revive the gloved one. Paramedics had arrived and transported Michael Jackson to a near by hospital, where doctors tried in vein to revive him for close to an hour, with no success.
Currently there is an investigation by the coroners office, as it is standard procedure when death is suspicious. There is unconfirmed reports that Michael Jackson’s personal doctor had administered Demerol by injection hours before his death. It is also reported that Michael Jackson had been prescribed various pain killers such as, Dilaudid and Vicodin in addition to the Demerol injections, which could have caused his heart attach.
Michael Jackson shot to fame first with the Jackson 5 at the age of 11 years old, and then later becoming a superstar as a solo artist. A very successful artist that has won numerous awards, and currently holds the record for the artist to win the most Grammy awards 8 for a single artist, and 8 wins for his album “Thriller”
With millions of album sales world wide, Michael Jackson also holds a record as an artist with best selling album of all time with “Thriller” selling over 100 million copies world wide.
Michael Jackson is # 4 on the list of all time best selling artists, with total albums sales of over 500 million. Only three other artists beat him, which are.
The Beatles and Elvis with sales of over 1 billion world wide, and Bing Cosby at number three with over 500 million albums sold.
Michael Jackson had a major stake along with Sony ATV, for the highly lucrative Beatles catalog; in addition to his own catalog of songs.
Michael Jackson leaves behind his family and children Paris, Prince Michael, and Prince Michael II (Blanket)
By George Luker
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