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Katherine Jackson

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Birthday
4, 1930
Birthplace
Clayton, AL
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
4, 1930 (age 89)
Birthplace
Clayton, AL

About

Mother of Michael and Janet Jackson who was the matriarch of the entire Jackson musical family. Through her encouragement, five of her ten children formed The Jackson 5.

Before Fame

She met Joseph Jackson, her husband and the father of the Jackson singers, when she was still a teenager and he was a boxer and aspiring musician.

Trivia

She made costumes for The Jackson 5.

Family Life

After Michael Jackson's death in 2009, she became the legal guardian to his three children, Paris, Prince, and Blanket.

Associated With

She admitted on Oprah Winfrey's talk show that Michael was addicted to plastic surgery.