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Friday, 28th November

On this day – 28th November 2002 The latest issue (No. 49) of German magazine ‘Bunte’ features an exclusive interview with Michael from his hotel room during his stay in Berlin. Michael speaks of his embarassment at having to wear …

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Friday, 28th November

On this day – 28th November 1989 Michael fakes a pass to Bo Jackson of the Los Angeles Raiders and Kansas City Royals at Michael’s recording studio in Los Angeles. Bo stopped by for a visit and gave Michael an …

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Wednesday, 26th November

On this day – 26th November 1988 ‘Smooth Criminal’ enters the Top 100 singles chart in Britain at number 12, peaking the following week at number 8 and remains on the charts for ten weeks. Watch Michael’s ‘Smooth Criminal’ (Moonwalker …

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Tuesday, 25th November

On this day – 25th November 1992 Michael grants the wish of young David Sonnet, whom he meets via the Make A Wish Foundation sponsored by Sony. The boy was one of only four kids invited from the foundation to …

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Tuesday, 25th November

On this day – 25th & 28th November 1987 Michael performs to capacity audiences of 135,000 at two concerts at Brisbane’s Entertainment Centre, an indoor venue, as part of the ‘Bad’ tour. During the second show in Brisbane Stevie Wonder …

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Monday, 24th November

On this day – 24th November 1992 Inside a hangar at ‘John F. Kennedy International Airport’ in New York, Michael witnesses the loading of 43 tons of medical supplies, blankets, shoes and winter clothing onto a DC-8 cargo jet bound …

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Monday, 24th November

On this day – 24th November 1991 ‘Black Or White’ jumps from number 35 to number 3 on the Pop singles chart and becomes the highest climbing single since The Beatles’ ‘Let It Be’ rose to number 2 in 1970. …

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Saturday, 22nd November

On this day – 22nd November 1991 Michael’s ‘Dangerous’ album hits the streets of Japan – four days before the official release date. Listen to Michael’s ‘Dangerous’ album here:

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Saturday, 22nd November

On this day – 22nd November 1969 ‘I Want You Back’ enters the Pop singles chart at number 90. Watch a performance of ‘I Want You Back’ by Michael and his brothers here:

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Friday, 21st November

On this day – 21st November 2002 Michael attends the Bambi Awards in Germany where he was presented with the ‘Pop Artist of the Millennium’ award. The award is given out yearly to people with new visions and uplifting creativity. …

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Thursday, 20th November

On this day – 20th November 1984 5,000 fans turn out to see Michael at the unveiling of his Hollywood Boulevard star, No. 1,793 on the ‘Walk Of Fame,’ which is located in front of Mann’s Chinese Theater between the …

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Wednesday, 19th November

On this day – 19th November 1983 ‘Thriller’ enters the Top 100 singles chart in Britain peaking at number 10 and remains on the charts for twenty-five weeks. Watch Michael’s ‘Thriller’ here:

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Wednesday, 19th November

On this day – 19th November 2007 Following on from Michael’s photo-shoot and interview with ‘Ebony,’ the magazine has posted on their web site some of the 200 questions they have received from fans all over the world along with …

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Sunday, 16th November

On this day – 16th-18th November 1984 The Jacksons perform in concert at the BC Place Stadium in Vancouver, Canada, donating hundreds of tickets to the needy and underprivileged.

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Sunday, 16th November

On this day – 16th-18th November 1984 The Jacksons perform in concert at the BC Place Stadium in Vancouver, Canada, donating hundreds of tickets to the needy and underprivileged.

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Friday, 14th November

On this day – 14th November 1991 ‘Top Of The Pops’ TV Programme premieres the ‘Black Or White’ mini-feature and, in so doing, swells their average viewing figures from 6.5 million to 10.8 million. TV commercials have been running all …

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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.

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