- Stephanie Toone The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
It’s been nearly eight years since the sudden death of Michael Jackson, and his adoring legion of fans, collaborators and family have honored the King of Pop with tributes, music and films ever since his death on June 25, 2009.
In his 50 years on earth, Jackson accomplished such feats as producing the best-selling album of all time, “Thriller,” and revolutionizing pop music with his chart-topping music, signature dance moves and music videos, with his iconic video “Thriller” becoming the first music video by a black artist to receive heavy rotation on MTV.
The music and story behind Jackson’s life has been entrenched in pop culture and studied by not only his fans but the general public.
However, beyond the infamous scandals and legendary music, there are some interesting, little-known facts that only Jackson’s devoted fans would know.
Take the quiz below to see just how much you know about the King of Pop.