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Joe Jackson (III) (1928–2018)


Joseph Walter Jackson was born in Fountain Hill, Arkansas, to Crystal Lee (King) and Samuel Jackson, a schoolteacher. Raised during the Depression in Oakland, California, Jackson learned the importance of work at an early age. In the 1950s, he formed and played guitar with his band with his brother. During the early 1960s, he worked two jobs to ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 89) in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

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Known For

The Jacksons Producer
(1976-1977)
Destination Fame Mr. Hawkins
(2012)

Filmography

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 1976-1977 The Jacksons (TV Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #2.7 (1977) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #2.1 (1977) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.1 (1976) ... (executive producer)
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Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Portrayals | 5 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Alternate Names:

Joseph Jackson | Mr. Jackson

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Do you know how many plastic surgeries are done to the actors and actresses in Hollywood? See more »

Trivia:

On June 22, 2018, TMZ reported that Jackson was hospitalized in Las Vegas in the final stages of terminal pancreatic cancer. He died at a hospice in Las Vegas on June 27 at the age of 89, just two days after his son Michael Jackson's 9th death anniversary. See more »

Nickname:

Papa Joe

Star Sign:

Leo

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