2004 - Los Angeles Lieutenant Art Miller said in a written statement that "on May 28, 2004, detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department's Juvenile Division officially concluded their two-month investigation into allegations of child abuse against Michael Jackson. After an extensive investigation, which included hours of interviews with the person making the allegations, detectives concluded there was no evidence that any crime occurred. No charges will be sought." The charges were unrelated to the charges in Santa Barbara, CA.
2005 - Closing arguments in the Michael Jackson child molestation trial took place.
1990 - Michael Jackson was admitted to St. John's Hospital in Santa Monica after complaining of chest pains. Test showed that he had bruised ribs from dance practice.
1992 - Crystal Cartier filed a $40 million federal lawsuit against Michael Jackson, Sony Music Entertainment, MJJ Productions and Epic Records. She alleged that she originally wrote and recorded "Dangerous."
2005 - Jurors in the Michael Jackson child molestation trial began deliberating the fate of Jackson.
1997 - Michael Jackson's "Blood On The Dance Floor : History In The Mix" hit #24 in the U.S.
1996 - Michael Jackson's single "They Don't Care About Us" hit #30 in the U.S.
1992 - Michael Jackson's single "In The Closet" was certified Gold.
1995 - Michael Jackson's long-form home video "Video Greatest Hits - History" was released.
1995 - The Michael Jackson and Janet Jackson duet "Scream" hit #3 in the U.K.
June 11, 1979 - 'Shake Your Body Down' goes platinum
1983 - 'Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'', 'Rock With You', enteres the top 100 singles
1987 - Michael performs in Gothenberg, Swedin
1992 - Michael is on the cover of 'The News Of The World' magazine
1996 - An appeals court rejects the lawsuit filed by Reynaud Jones and others in a copyright infringemet case against Michael involving the songs 'Thriller' 'We Are The World' amd 'The Girl Is Mine.'
1984 - The Jacksons' "State of Shock," was released. Mick Jagger did guest vocals.
2002 - Michael Jackson inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
2005 - Michael Jackson was found not guilty on 10 charges in his child-molestation trial.
1976 - The TV show "The Jacksons" began airing for four weeks on CBS.
1987 - Michael Jackson made another offer for the bones of John Merrick. He was refused again.
1995 - Michael Jackson released "HIStory: Past, Present & Future Book 1."
1995 - Michael Jackson released a statement that apologized for the seemingly anti-semitic lyrics in the song "They Don't Care About Us."
2009 - Michael Jackson has died at UCLA in Los Angeles, 'cause of cardiac arrest.