Factbites
 Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: Katherine Jackson


Related Topics

In the News (Mon 22 Jul 19)

  
  CNN.com - Jackson not guilty - Jun 14, 2005
Jackson's family members accompanied him to the courthouse to hear the verdict and flanked him as he exited the courthouse to the cheering of supporters.
Jackson's lawyers, however, consistently portrayed the singer as a naive victim of the accuser's family, who, they claimed, were grifters -- schemers -- with a habit of wheedling money out of the rich and famous.
Jackson, claiming he had a back injury severe enough to require a hospital visit, finally came to court in pajamas and slippers, walking gingerly with a bodyguard and his father supporting him.
www.cnn.com /2005/LAW/06/13/jackson.trial/index.html   (1127 words)

  
  Katherine Jackson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Katherine Jackson (born Katherine Esther Screws on May 4, 1930 in Barbour County, Alabama) is the matriarch of the Jacksons musical dynasty and the mother of pop music icons Michael Jackson and Janet Jackson.
Born in Alabama, Katherine was the daughter of one Prince Albert Screws.
In 1947, she met a teenage boxer named Joseph Jackson and within two years the couple married and settled in Indiana living in the working-class neighborhood of Gary, where Katherine reared ten children (one, a twin of one child, died a stillborn).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Katherine_Jackson   (424 words)

  
 Home Page
Katherine began her career as a nurse and it is her caring demeanour and commitment to personalising each treatment she gives, coupled with her extensive knowledge of alternative therapies, which has earned her endless column inches in titles such as Vogue and Harpers and Queen.
It was while in India that Katherine discovered the ancient healing art of Ayurveda that awoke in her a deep passion for complementary therapies, encouraging her to study in Chinese medicine, Shiatsu, lymphatic drainage and reflexology.
After many years owning large salons throughout London, Katherine has downscaled to an intimate one-room salon in South Kensington where she is in vast demand from clients here and abroad.
www.katherinejackson.co.uk   (267 words)

  
 Analysis Of An Icon: Michael Jackson
Jackson 5 topped the charts with many hits; however, none of their success would have come if Michael was not in the group.
Jackson, with a distinctive voice and a dancer unlike no other, catapulted the Jackson 5 into their stardom.
Jackson has lived in the public eye since the age of four and many stories have circulated in and out of the tabloids and then back again.
www.cofc.edu /~farrells/Farrell/MichaelJackson1/MJAnalysis.html   (1651 words)

  
 Katherine Jackson Home
Katherine began her career as a nurse and it’s her caring demeanour and commitment to personalising each treatment she gives, coupled with her extensive knowledge of alternative therapies, which has earned her endless column inches in titles such as Vogue and Harpers and Queen.
Katherine entered the beauty industry 37 years ago as a student at London’s College of Fashion and Beauty.
It was while in India that Katherine discovered the ancient healing art of Ayurveda that awoke in her a deep passion for complementary therapies, encouraging her to study in Chinese medicine, Shiatsu, lymphatic drainage and reflexology.
www.katherinejackson.co.uk /index.html   (266 words)

  
 Katherine Jackson 04-05-30 on Flickr - Photo Sharing!
Katherine Jackson is the matriarch of the Jacksons musical dynasty and the mother of pop music legends The Jackson 5, Michael Jackson and Janet Jackson.
Raised in Chicago, Illinois by the age of 4, Katherine was diagnosed with polio as a child.
In 1947, Katherine was in high school playing several instruments in a high school band and was practicing to be a nurse until she first met a handsome 18-year-old man named Joseph Jackson.
www.flickr.com /photos/97693021@N00/137661938   (890 words)

  
 the futon critic - the web's best primetime television resource
Joe Jackson, father of superstar Michael Jackson, believes racism is a motivational factor in the case against his son.
Katherine reveals that she was at Jackson's Neverland Ranch when Children's Protective Services conducted a surprise visit.
In addition, Katherine is critical of district attorney Tom Sneddon's manner of announcing the charges against her son.
www.thefutoncritic.com /listings.aspx?id=20050127cbs15   (595 words)

  
 CNN.com - Jackson's parents: We'll adopt kids if necessary - Dec. 12, 2003
Michael Jackson's parents told a British interviewer they are prepared to adopt their son's children if the entertainer's legal problems put him in danger of losing them.
Michael Jackson, 45, surrendered on November 20 and was booked on charges of "lewd and lascivious conduct" with a child under 14.
Katherine Jackson said Michael denied the charges, but she warned him that "these wicked people" would tarnish his reputation.
cnn.com /2003/SHOWBIZ/Music/12/12/jackson.parents   (444 words)

  
 Michael Jackson juror attends pop star's celebration bash - Courttv.com - Trials
SANTA YNEZ, Calif. (AP) — Michael Jackson's family and fans -- and at least one of the jurors who acquitted him of child molestation -- gathered Friday night for a huge party that was billed as a celebration of thanks.
The crowd erupted in cheers as Jackson's mother, Katherine, arrived to the sounds of the song "I'll Be There." She came on stage at the end of the show to thank her son's fans from around the world for their support.
Tito Jackson has been performing periodically at the casino, and he had been scheduled to appear Friday night before it was decided to turn the show into what one of his band members called a celebration of thanks.
www.courttv.com /trials/jackson/062005_bash_ap.html   (383 words)

  
 Michael Jackson's Mother Speaks Out About Trial - Entertainment
Katherine Jackson is considered to be "the rock" of the Jackson family.
The Jackson matriarch told Cosby that the seven days she waited for the jury to come back were nail-biters.
Jackson continued, "that ranch was not built to lure little children just to molest them, as the prosecutors tried to say.
www.nbc4.tv /entertainment/4633864/detail.html   (689 words)

  
 Michael Jackson: Critical Stage , Can The Superstar Beat The Latest Rap? - CBS News
The Jacksons like to talk about old times, when Michael and his siblings were known only for their performances on stage.
Jackson’s parents have had to endure all the reports about their son’s relationship with children since the 1993 incident, involving a young boy who said Jackson abused him.
Katherine Jackson, the children’s grandmother, now says she was also there.
www.cbsnews.com /stories/2003/11/22/48hours/main585125.shtml   (1422 words)

  
 News Release 4/2005: Faulkner recommends establishment of new John A. and Katherine Jackson School of Geosciences
This committee brought together a group of distinguished advisers in the geological sciences to provide advice on the use of the contributions by John A. and Katherine Jackson of Dallas that were dedicated to studying the Earth and its environment.
The John A. and Katherine Jackson School of Geosciences was created in 2001 as a result of a $25 million endowment funded by John Jackson, a 1940 geology graduate.
Jackson also bequeathed the remainder of his estate, valued at about $232 million, to the school for geosciences research and education.
www.utexas.edu /opa/news/2005/04/geosciences22.html   (521 words)

  
 Entrevista a Katherine jackson - MJHISpano*com
Katherine Jackson talked in the piece about holding Randy and Tito's hand and just squeezing it and just this big feeling of exhalation as the not guilties were coming in.
JACKSON: One of the reasons why it devastated him, the people that he was good to—and he would tell me. He would say, mother, these people, when they would say, call your next witness, he said, I look around and I am surprised.
JACKSON: Well, most of that is from the media, because, if they had listened to the case, if they were in court, they would have known what went on.
www.mjhispano.com /showthread.php?t=13741   (6245 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Jackson's mother says she feels sorry for accuser   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
Jackson was found not guilty of child molestation last week after a trial in which the boy and his mother were portrayed as grifters with a long history of trying to bilk money from celebrities.
Katherine Jackson also said her son had been proven innocent beyond any doubt.
She also said Jackson would stop allowing boys to share his bed in light of the recent case and other molestation allegations a decade ago.
www.usatoday.com /life/people/2005-06-21-jackson-mom_x.htm   (354 words)

  
 Marlon Jackson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Marlon David Jackson (born March 10, 1957 in Gary, Indiana) is an American singer and musician, former member of The Jackson 5, and brother of American pop stars Michael Jackson and Janet Jackson.
Born in Gary, Indiana to parents Joseph and Katherine Jackson, Marlon was premature; his twin brother, Brandon, died within hours of birth.
The Jacksons' first two albums for Epic were not commercial successes, but Joseph and Michael persuaded Epic to let the Jacksons start writing and producing their own material.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Marlon_Jackson   (873 words)

  
 News Release 4/2004: John A. and Katherine Jackson School of Geosciences proposed as separate school at The University ...
AUSTIN, Texas—The John A. and Katherine Jackson School of Geosciences at The University of Texas at Austin should be consolidated as a separate unit at the level of a college, President Larry R. Faulkner proposed today (April 30).
The John A. and Katherine Jackson School of Geosciences was created in 2001 as a part of the College of Natural Sciences.
It is housed in the John A. and Katherine Jackson Geological Sciences Building along with the Geology Foundation, which funds Jackson School research and educational initiatives.
www.utexas.edu /opa/news/04newsreleases/nr_200404/nr_geosciences040430.html   (749 words)

  
 Michael Jackson , Celebrity profile, bio, biography
Jackson has frequently drawn controversy, including his extensive cosmetic surgeries, his marriage with Elvis Presley's daughter, Lisa Marie Presley, and the child molestation charges brought against him.
The seventh child of parents Joseph Walter Jackson (steel mill worker, manager for the Jackson 5) and Katherine Esther Jackson, Michael Joseph Jackson was born on August 29, 1958, in Gary, Indiana.
Michael is the father of three: Prince Michael Jackson II (born in 2002) and Prince Michael Jackson I (born on February 12, 1997; mother: Debbie Rowe) and daughter Paris Michael Katherine Jackson (born on April 3, 1998; mother: Debbie Rowe).
www.starglimpse.com /celebs/pages/michael_jackson/michael_jackson.shtml   (2383 words)

  
 Katherine Jackson Interview - 05.02.2005 - MJ@ckson.NET Forum - Das aelteste deutsche Michael Jackson Forum!
Katherine: He didn't, I heard it on television, and then we all rushed down there and we just embraced him and he just talked about it.
Katherine: Yes, I'm planning to be there all the time, but it's not fair that the Judge won't let us go in now, I don't think it's fair.
Katherine: I always feel that I didn't prepare my children for the real world, and I kept them in most of the time, and right after then they went into show business.
mjforum.flashzone.net /forum/showthread.php?t=92   (1531 words)

  
 Michael Jackson
Michael Joseph Jackson was born August 29, 1958, the seventh of nine children born to Joseph and Katherine Jackson in Gary, Indiana (U.S.A.) Michael's father, Joseph, was a steel-mill worker in this working-class city near Chicago, Illinois, but his heart was devoted to music.
Katherine and Joseph shared one bedroom, the five brothers shared the second bedroom, and the two oldest girls slept on a hideaway bed in the living room.
Katherine recalled that, at the ripe old age of a year and a half, he would hold his bottle and dance to the rhythm of the washing machine.
afgen.com /michael.html   (5822 words)

  
 Berea College - Hutchins Library
Katherine Jackson was born in London, Kentucky, and attended Ohio Wesleyan University.
In 1909 Jackson returned to Kentucky because her mother was ill. That year she made her first trip into the hills to search for ballads.
The Katherine Jackson French Collection became part of the initial formation of the Southern Appalachian Archives at Berea College’s Hutchins Library.
www.berea.edu /hutchinslibrary/specialcollections/saa04.asp   (483 words)

  
 The INSIDER Online: Celeb Central: Jackson Parents Feud: Caught on Tape!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
But, adds Katherine, "If I did anything wrong, I really don't know what it is. I can't think of anything I thought I did wrong with my children.
The tension between Jackson's mom and dad increases even further when the conversation turns to whether or not the King of Pop can resume his career if he is acquitted.
Jackson, 46, is scheduled to stand trial next Monday on four counts of child molestation, four counts of administering an intoxicating agent, one count of attempted child molestation and one count of conspiracy to commit child abduction, false imprisonment and extortion.
www.theinsideronline.com /celeb/1805   (531 words)

  
 Jackson's lawyers say star is innocent - Michael Jackson Trial - MSNBC.com
Jackson and his attorneys are confident that after a trial on these charges Mr.
The court could not confirm an indictment or even that an arraignment for Jackson is scheduled for next week, said Darrel Parker, a Santa Barbara County court official in Santa Maria, where legal proceedings in the Jackson case are being held.
Katherine Jackson also said she believes the media is biased against her family.
www.msnbc.msn.com /id/4800463   (968 words)

  
 Katherine and Jeff Wedding WebSite   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
Our second "date" ever was the weekend before Christmas.  Jeff was able to fly to Atlanta for work, and Katherine flew down from DC to meet him there.  Together, we drove to Birmingham and spent 39 hours with each other and with Katherine's parents.   The courtship began in its "official" capacity that weekend.
Over President's Day weekend in February, Katherine flew to Las Vegas to visit Jeff, who was there for some flying training.   We enjoyed some of the sights of the city, as well as a day trip to Zion National Park in southern Utah.
In March, we were together in Birmingham with Katherine's family.  Her brother David and his fiance Susan were having a couple of engagement parties, which gave Jeff a great opportunity to meet hundreds of family and friends!
katherineandjeff.com /photoalbum.asp   (272 words)

  
 Greenwood Commonwealth - Katherine N. Jackson   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
GRENADA - Services for Katherine N. Jackson, 76, of Holcomb, who died of heart failure Thursday, Aug. 4, 2005, at her home, will be at 2 p.m.
Jackson was a member of Ebenezer Methodist Church.
She is survived by her husband, Rupert "Bub" Jackson of Holcomb; one brother, T.J. Nabors of Carrollton; and two sisters, Mary Burchfield of North Carrollton and Betty Van Meter of Carrollton.
www.zwire.com /site/news.cfm?BRD=1838&dept_id=104623&newsid=14985451&PAG=461&rfi=9   (136 words)

  
 ABC News: Jackson Parents Join Son's Defense
Joe and Katherine Jackson have nine children, and Joe discussed his idea to get Michael and his older brothers into show business as the Jackson 5.
Katherine recalled: "When Joe would go to work we'd just sing folk songs or sing together, but I heard them singing in the bedroom singing one of the Temptations' songs.
Joe and Katherine say Michael really stood out from his brothers and sisters at a young age, and never stopped building on his talents.
abcnews.go.com /2020/story?id=124347&page=2   (308 words)

  
 Jackson's mother feels for accuser - Michael Jackson Trial - MSNBC.com
Katherine says ‘I feel sorry for their future if they don't change their way’
Katherine Jackson attended court every day with her son, Michael Jackson.
Katherine Jackson was asked on NBC's "Today" show Tuesday what she would say to the mother and son who accused Jackson of molesting the boy in 2003.
www.msnbc.msn.com /id/8315855   (443 words)

  
 Joe Jackson - Photos - SANTA MARIA, CA - APRIL 4: Katherine Jackson and Joe Jackson, parents of singer... - Moviefone
SANTA MARIA, CA - APRIL 4: Katherine Jackson and Joe Jackson, parents of singer Michael Jackson, return to the courtroom after a break in Michael's child molestation trial at the Santa Barbara County Courthouse April 4, 2005 in Santa Maria, California.
Jackson is charged in a 10-count indictment with molesting a boy, plying him with liquor and conspiring to commit child abduction, false imprisonment and extortion.
Joe Jackson photo of 'SANTA MARIA, CA - APRIL 4: Katherine Jackson and Joe Jackson, parents of singer...' on Moviefone.
movies.aol.com /celebrity/joe-jackson/34830/photos/katherine-jackson-and-joe-jackson-parents-of-singer-michael-jackson-return/1329779   (178 words)

  
 Virginia Beach by Katherine Jackson   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
Gunner with Stonewall: Reminiscences of William Th : A Confederate artillery officer, William Thomas Poague fought in General "Stonewall" Jackson's campaigns in...
Virginia Woolf: Becoming a Writer by Katherine Dal : In this compelling account, psychologist Dalsimer moves backward and forward between the work of Virginia Wo...
Gettysburg : Although Stonewall Jackson was dead, Confederate moral was never higher.
www.tonsofspecials.com /sales.php?444678   (422 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

Factbites
  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.