Joe Jackson

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Jackson in 2007

Joe Jackson (born July 26, 1928) is a talent manager. He is the father of the Jackson family of musicians. His most famous son is Michael Jackson. His most famous daughter is Janet Jackson. Joe Jackson is married to Katherine Jackson.

In 1963, Jackie, Tito and Jermaine started a band called The Jackson Brothers. Joe was their manager. The band changed their name to The Jackson 5 and they became successful.

Michael fired Jackson as his manager in 1979. The rest of the brothers did the same in 1983. In 2002, Jackson was given a place in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for being the Best Entertainment Manager of All Time.

Personal life[change | change source]

In 2003, Joe told Louis Theroux that he whipped Michael when he was a child.[1] Michael Jackson died in 2009. He did not put Joe in his will.[2]

In November 2012, he had a stroke.[3]

Jackson told Piers Morgan in 2013 that "There's no such thing as beating a kid".[4]

Children[change | change source]

Ten children were born to Katherine and Joe Jackson.

Jackson also has a daughter with Cheryl Terrell. Terrell is a woman that Jackson had an affair with for 25 years. The daughter, Johvonnie, was born 1974.[5]

Grandchildren[change | change source]

Jackie Jackson's children[change | change source]

  • Sigmund Esco "Siggy" Jackson, Jr. (born June 29, 1977)
  • Brandi Jackson (born February 6, 1982)

Jermaine Jackson's children[change | change source]

  • Autumn Joi Jackson (born July 10, 1978)
  • Dawn
  • Jaffar Jackson (b. 1996)
  • Jasmine Jackson (born 1988)
  • Jeremy Maldonado Jackson (born December 26, 1986)
  • Jermajesty Jackson (born October 3, 2000)[6]
  • Jermaine Jr. (born January 27, 1977)
  • Jourdyn
  • Imperial Jackson (born 1990)
  • Donte Randall Jackson

Rebbie Jackson's children[change | change source]

  • Stacee Brown
  • Yashi Brown
  • Austin "Auggie" Brown

Randy Jackson's children[change | change source]

  • Donte Jackson
  • Genevieve Jackson
  • Randy Jr.
  • Steveanna Jackson

Marlon Jackson's children[change | change source]

  • Brittny Shauntee (born April 15, 1978)
  • Marlon Jr. (born September 23, 1981)
  • Valencia Caroline (born December 18, 1976)

Michael Jackson's children[change | change source]

  • Michael Joseph Prince Jackson
  • Paris Michael Katherine Jackson[7]
  • Prince Michael Jackson II

Tito Jackson's children[change | change source]

  • Tariano Adaryll Jackson, Jr. (b. 1973)
  • Taryll Adren Jackson
  • Tito Joe "TJ" Jackson

References[change | change source]

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