BC: "Don't put your head down just keep trying and you'll succeed." -NitoraJohnson
FC: Michael Joseph Jackson By: Nitora Johnson
1: About Black History | Black History Month is celebrated by many people. We celebrate black history month to give thanks to our ancestors and look back to what is created today
3: " | Michael Jackson was born on August 29, 1958 to Katherine and Joseph Jackson. He has 3 sisters and 5 brothers and Michael was the eighth child
4: When Michael was young his father pushed him and his 4 brothers to be in the music business. They practiced almost everyday and went to different places to perform.
5: Finally they got their first hit single "I Want You Back" in 1970
7: The older they got the more famous they were. They met famous people like Diana Ross (singer) and Barry Gordy (music producer)
8: When Michael was 23 he decided that he wanted to leave the Jackson 5 and do his own thing.
9: When Michael Jackson was 28 he was diagnosed with skin cancer. It started on his right hand and that is why he wore his signature glove!!!
10: Later on in life Michael became a legend. He was a singing and dancing legend because he had moves like no other and a voice that was so amazing!!!
11: Michael Jackson won 209 major awards in his lifetime and they were Grammy's, Golden Globe Awards, and Emmy's
12: home of the free because of our brave
13: Michael Jackson died June 25, 2009 from cardiac arrest and drug over dose. Michael is burried in Forest Lawn Cemetery in Los Angeles
18: today you can be anything you imagine
21: "An open home, an open heart, here grows a bountiful harvest." - Judy Hand
23: Home is where there's someone to love, and someone to love us.
25: "Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year." - Ralph Waldo Emerson