The Death of Michael Jackson

The "King of Pop" was found dead in his home under mysterious circumstances. What did Michael Jackson's children and trusted staff witness prior to his sudden death? Did his personal physician, Dr. Conrad Murray, cause Jackson's demise? Some suggest Jackson took his own life and others claim he was murdered by those who thought Jackson was worth more dead than alive.

Airs: February 24, 2017 on HLN at 9p ET

A Few Facts about "The King of Pop"

Seventh of nine children.

Began performing at age 5 with four of his five brothers (Marlon, Jermaine, Tito and Jackie).

Winner of 13 Grammys and 23 American Music Awards and is estimated to have sold 750 million albums in his career.

His album, "Thriller," is the worldwide best-selling album of all time, selling more than 50 million copies.

That album and the song, "Billie Jean," make him the first artist to have a number one pop single, pop album, R&B single and R&B album charts simultaneously. "Thriller" remains the all-time best selling album in the record industry.

Was married to Debbie Rowe (November 15, 1996-October 8, 1999, divorce) and Lisa-Marie Presley (May 18, 1994-January 18, 1996, divorce).

Has 3 children with an anonymous surrogate: Prince Michael II (aka Blanket), 2002; with Debbie Rowe: Paris Michael Katherine, April 3, 1998; Prince Michael Joseph Jr., February 12, 1997.

Is number one on Forbes Top-Earning Dead Celebrities list with earnings of $825 million, more than the combined earnings of the other 12 celebrities on the list.

When Michael Jackson's family said goodbye

In this extended clip from "How it Really Happened," LaToya Jackson shares the story of when she took Jackson's children to see his body for the last time.

The scene where Michael Jackson died

The lead L.A. Firefighter-Paramedic, who responded to Jackson's house the day he died, describes a chaotic scene for "How it Really Happened."

What motivated Michael Jackson's final tour

This clip from "How It Really Happened: What Killed Michael Jackson," examines some of the factors that led to Jackson's final concert series.

The full Michael Jackson 911 call

In this week's episode of "How it Really Happened," here is the entire 911 call made when Jackson was discovered unconscious in his bedroom.

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