One year ago, Michael Jackson, the iconic "King of Pop," died at a Los Angeles hospital at the age of 50. A lot has happened since June 25, 2009, including a hit movie for Michael and an investigation that provided some answers about why he died. His personal physcian awaits trial on an involuntary manslaughter charge.
Michael Jackson's story didn't end with his death - it has just moved into a second act every bit as controversial, peculiar and fascinating as the first. Part mystery - how did the self-proclaimed "King of Pop" die? How much was he worth? And part soap opera - what will happen to his fortune and his three young children? "48 Hours" explores the pop star's life and legacy.
Born into a large, singing family in 1958, Michael Jackson made his stage debut when he was 11 as part of the Jackson Five singing group. A tabloid fixture for his eccentric lifestyle, he went on to a successful solo career.