1. He sold over 750 million albums and won the most awards of any artist: twenty-three Guinness World Records, forty Billboard Awards, thirteen Grammys, and twenty-six American Music Awards.
2. He has two Hollywood Walk of Fame stars. Why? One for himself and one for when he was a part of the group The Jackson 5.
3. The year after he passed away, he made approximately $1 billion.
4. He often wore a black armband to remind people of the children suffering around the world.
5. He loved animals. His most famous pet was his chimpanzee named Bubbles.