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This Day In HIStory

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Thursday, 31st July

On this day – 31st July 1992 ‘Black Or White’ is honoured as the music video with the best special effects at the 1992 International Monitor Awards. ‘Black Or White’ is voted as one of their favourite videos by the …

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Thursday, 31st July

On this day – 31st July 1992 ‘Black Or White’ is honoured as the music video with the best special effects at the 1992 International Monitor Awards. ‘Black Or White’ is voted as one of their favourite videos by the …

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Thursday, 31st July

On this day – 31st July 1988 Michael performs the second of two concerts in Cork, Eire to a capacity audience of 60,000, despite suffering from a sore ankle, an injury sustained during the Welsh Cardiff Arms Park concert. Watch …

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Thursday, 31st July

On this day – 31st July 1988 Michael performs the second of two concerts in Cork, Eire to a capacity audience of 60,000, despite suffering from a sore ankle, an injury sustained during the Welsh Cardiff Arms Park concert. Watch …

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Wednesday, 30th July

On this day – 30th July 1988 ‘Michael Jackson: Around The World’, a 90-minute Michael Jackson special featuring concert footage of the ‘Bad’ tour airs. While the concert footage of the ‘Bad’ tour was impressive, it still only gives a …

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Wednesday, 30th July

On this day – 30th July 1986 Michael attends the funeral of film director, Vincent Minnelli, Liza Minnelli’s father, held at Forest Lawn in Glendale, California. Michael entered the chapel with Liza and the director’s widow, Lee Minnelli, on each …

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Tuesday, 29th July

On this day – 29th July 1992 Michael flies in to Britain from Dublin and goes straight to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital for Children in London’s Hackney. He is greeted by 2,000 cheering fans as he arrives by helicopter from …

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Tuesday, 29th July

On this day – 29th – 31st July 1984 The Jacksons perform in concert at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Amongst the celebrities at the first show are Katherine and Janet Jackson, actor Eric Estrada, Yoko Ono, Sean …

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Monday, 28th July

On this day – 28th July 1989 Michael becomes the newest claymation member of the Raisin Family by appearing in their new TV commercial called ‘Michael Raisin’. Michael’s speaking voice is used in the ads, but his singing voice on …

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Sunday, 27th July

In this month – July 1988 Cynthia Horner has known Michael ever since she became Editor of ‘Right On!’ magazine when Michael was 18. She is honoured to learn that she is the first and only media person to be …

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This Day In HIStory is taken from The Visual Documentary Facebook page, which publishes facts from one of the most comprehensive books on the King of Pop and the only book to be authorised by Michael himself.

It's written by the founder of MJWN and friend of Michael's, Adrian Grant and we thank him for helping us remember the special moments in Michael's life. We encourage everyone to follow The Visual Documentary on Facebook.

Buy The Visual Documentary from Amazon.co.uk

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