Michael Jackson Dead at 50

Michael Jackson Dead at 50

Michael Jackson

Legendary music icon Michael Jackson passed away Thursday afternoon. He was 50.

Jackson was rushed to UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles at around 12:30 p.m. PT, according to the first website to break the news, TMZ.com. He had suffered cardiac arrest and was not able to be revived.

Jackson is survived by his three children, Michael Joseph Jackson, Jr., Paris Michael Katherine Jackson and Prince “Blanket” Jackson II.

The ‘King of Pop’ was to begin a sold out summer tour on July 8 in London.