June 25 : Michael's personal doctor Dr. Conrad R. Murray calls 911 at 12:21 PM and says he discovered Michael is distress a half hour before.
Michael is taken by ambulance to UCLA Medical Center.
Katherine, LaToya, Jermaine, Randy, Prince, Paris, Blanket, Frank Dileo & Dr Tohme go to the hospital where they learn Michael's death!
Jermaine announces the tragic news in a short speech to the press.
Michael's body is taken by helicopter to the coroner's office.
Prince, Paris & Blanket are taken to Hayvenhurst where the whole Jackson family gets together.
Larry King Live special on CNN with Suzanne DePasse among others
June 26 : An autopsy is done on Michael's body.
Joe & Rebbie arrive from Las Vegas and go to Hayvenhurst.
Janet arrives from Atlanta and goes to Hayvenhurst.
LaToya goes to Michael's house to take his personal belongings.
Michael's tragic death is on the cover of every newsparers in the world
Larry King Live special on CNN with Miko Brando, Liza Minneli, Deepak Choprah and Berry Gordy among others
June 27 : Grace arrives from London and goes to Hayvenhurst to be with the kids.
Janet sends moving trucks to Michael's home in Bel Air.
June 28 : Daphne Barak publishes Grace confessions in the Sunday Times UK.
Joe Jackson attends the BET Awards ceremony who turns into a Michael Jackson tribute show.
Janet makes a surprise appearance at the end where she gives a short emotional speech on behalf of the Jackson family thanking everyone for their support;
June 29 : Katherines gets temporary custody of Prince, Paris & Blanket in a Los Angeles court. She also files a claim on Michael’s estate, saying he without a will.
Larry King Live special on CNN with Miko Brando and Lou Ferrigno among others
June 30 : Larry King Live special on CNN with Miko Brando and London Mc Millan among others.
July : Michael is on the cover of TIME, NEWSWEEK, USA TODAY, US WEEKLY, PEOPLE, ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY, JET & ROLLING STONES tribute issues
July 1 : Michael’s will is filed today in Los Angeles Surrogate Court.
It names Katherine as the legal guardian of Prince, Paris & Blanket (or Diana Ross if Katherine is not able) and John BRANCA, John McCLAIN and Barry SIEGEL as co-Executors of the Will.
Larry King Live special on CNN with Mark Geragos among others
July 2 : Over two minutes of footage from Michael's tour rehearsal -- taken just two days before he died -- has been released by AEG, showing the legend rocking out to his song "They Don't Care About Us."
AEG and reps for the Jackson family just announced a memorial service for Michael Jackson will take place at the Staples Center on Tuesday July 07 at 10:00 AM.
11,000 tickets will be distributed free of charge to the general public -- a press conference will be held tomorrow morning to address the situation further.
Larry King Live special on CNN live from Neverland with Miko Brando, Jermaine Jackson and Gotham Choprah among others
July 3 : Larry King Live special on CNN live from Neverland with Miko & Karen Brando, Kenny Ortega, Travis Payne and Gotham Choprah among others
July 6 : The Jackson family has an open coffin viewing of Michael's body at Forest Lawn cemetary with Karen Faye and Michael Bush' s help to make Michael look beautiful for eternity.
July 7 : Frank Cascio gives an interview on Good Morning America.
The whole Jackson family and friends attend a private memorial early in the morning at Forest Lawn cemetary.
Then they go to the public memorial at the Staples Center in downtown L.A.
The tribute show is aired live all around the wolrd
At the end of the tribute show, the Jackson family and all the artist perform We Are The World and Heal The World with Prince, Paris and Blanket.
Paris ends the tribute with a moving speech calling Michael "the best daddy you could ever imagine" before breaking in Janet's arms.
The guest list includes among others :
Katherine Jackson, Joe Jackson, Prince Michael Jackson, Paris Jackson, Prince Michael Jackson II (Blanket) Rebbie Jackson, Jackie Jackson, Tito Jackson, Jermaine Jackson, LaToya Jackson, Marlon Jackson, Randy Jackson, Janet Jackson, Austin Brown, Stacee Brown Salas, Rex Salas, London Blue Salas, Yashi Brown, Nathaniel Brown, Siggy Jackson, Brandi Jackson, Taj Jackson, Taryll Jackson, TJ Jackson, Royal Jackson, Jermaine Jackson II, Autumn Jackson, Jaimy Jackson, Jeremy Jackson, Jourdynn Jackson, Donte Jackson, Jaafar Jackson, Jermajesty Jackson, Brittny Jackson, Valencia Jackson, Marlon Jackson Jr, Genevieve Jackson, Steveanna Jackson, Randy Jackson Jr, Levon Jackson, Elijah Jackson, Rijo Jackson, Simone Jackson, Michelle Jackson, Antony Jackson, Brent Jackson, Jeffré Philips, Frank Dileo, Grace Rwaramba, Omer Bhatti, Dominic Cascio, Connie Cascio, Dominic Cascio Jr, Frank Cascio, Eddie Cascio, Marie Nicole Cascio, Aldo Cascio, Anton Schleiter, Francescka Schleiter, Miko Brando, Karen Brando, Shane Brando, Prudence Brando, Mark Lester, Todd Bridges, Corey Feldman, Chris Tucker, Evvy Tavasci, Smokey Robinson, Queen Latifah, Usher; Kobe Bryant, Jesse Jackson, Mariah Carey, Andrae Crouch Choir, Berry Gordy, Jennifer Hudson, Shaheen Jafargholi, Magic Johnson, Martin Luther King III, Bernice A. King, John Mayer, Lionel Richie, Rev. Al Sharpton, Brooke Shields, Pastor Lucious Smith, Stevie Wonder, Wesley Snipes, Kim Porter, Nicole Richie,Spike Lee,, Louis Farrakhan, Ja’net Dubois, Eddie Holland, Freda Payne, David Gest, Joe Frazier, Sean, Diddy” Combs, Don King, Martin Bander, Tommy Mottola, Mickey Rooney, Dionne Warwick, Levar Burton, Telma Hopkins, Lou Ferrigno, Mike Tyson, John Landis, Wayne Nagin, Mike Lapperuque, Anil Kapoor, Shana Mangatal, Evan Ross, Riley Keough, Chris Brown, The Kardashians, Debbie Allen, Brian Oxman, Raymone Bain, Tohme Tohme Lil Kim, Brett Ratner, Jimmy Jam, Terry Lewis, Akon, Suzanne DePasse, Nathan East, Paulinho DaCosta.Basheer, Michael Amir, Faheem, the This Is It Team (Michael Bearden, Alfred Dunbar, Roger Bashiri Johnson, Jonathan Moffett, Thomas Organ, Orianthi Panagaris, and Morris Pleasure,Judith Hill, Dorian Holley, Darryl Phinnesse,Kenneth Stacey; Kenny Ortega, Travis Payne, Anthony Testa, Stacey Walker; Karen Faye Heinze, Michael Bush, Nicholas Bass, Daniel Celebre, Mekia Cox, Christopher Grant, Misha Hamilton, Shannon Holtzapffel, Devin Jamieson, Charles Klapow, Ricardo Reid, Danielle Rueda Watts, Tyne Stecklein, and Timor Steffens)
Following the memorial at Staples, the family has a lunch reception at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel ballroom with a couple hundred of their nearest and dearest.
Larry King Live special on CNN with Miko Brando, Patti Austin, Gotham Choprah and Dionne Warwick among others.
July 8 : Larry King Live special on CNN with Dr Arnold Klein
July 12 : In a new shocking interview to UK journalist Caroline Graham from The Mail On Sunday, LaToya tells the world "my brother was murdered".
July 14 : Joe Jackson gives an interview to ABC's show Primetime.
Katherine, Rebbie & Grace take Prince, Paris, Blanket & Jermajesty to a Jehovah's Witness Kingdom Hall in L.A.
July 20 : Joe Jackson gives an interview to Larry King Live from Las Vegas. Leonard Rowe is also interviewed.
July 21 : Sony Pictures is in final negotiations to acquire the film that will be made out of Michael’s rehearsals for his “This Is It” concert tour for $60 millions.
Sony and AEG Live have set the release date for Halloween week: Friday, Oct. 30.
July 22 : Dr. Conrad Murray's lawyer, Ed Chernoff, releases a statement about today's raid at the doc's office -- saying law enforcement officials were searching for evidence "of the offense of manslaughter."
"We can confirm that a search warrant was executed today on Dr. Murray's offices in Houston, Texas. We reviewed the warrant and remained on the premises while the search was being executed.
The search was conducted by members of the DEA, two Robbery – Homicide detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department and Houston Police officers.
The search warrant authorized law enforcement to search for and seize items, including documents, they believed constituted evidence of the offense of manslaughter.
July 24 : Jermaine performs "Smile" during a Michael's tribute during the Save The World Awards in Vienna, Austria and he accepts an award on behalf of Michael.
July 28 : La Toya is releasing a new single called "Home" on iTunes in Michael's memory.
All proceeds will go to AIDS Project Los Angeles, one of Michael's favorite charities.
July 30 : A custody deal is reached betwenn Katherine & Debbie regarding Prince & Paris.
Under terms of the custody agreement, Katherine will retain guardianship over the children, as Michael 's 2002 will stipulated, lawyers for both parties confirmed.
Debbie will have visitation rights whose frequency will be determined by a child psychologist to be jointly selected, and jointly paid, by both Katherine & her.
The agreement, which will be presented to a Los Angeles Superior Court Judge on August 3rd for approval, does not include an additional compensation for Debbie other than what she has already received in prior settlements with Michael.
“The parties engaged in a dignified discussion that resulted in a dignified outcome," said Eric George, Rowe's attorney. "The sole consideration between the parties was the best interests of the children."
L. Londell McMillan and Diane Goodman, attorneys for Jackson said the Jackson family was "pleased this matter is resolved and was handled in a caring, thoughtful and courteous manner
Kai Chase, Michael's chef from March 2009 to his death gives interview on the Today Show and Larry King Live revealing her experience of the day Michael died in his home.
August : Michael is on the cover of EBONY, SISTER 2 SISTER and VANITY FAIR tribute issues.
August 2 : Prince & Blanket go to an L.A bookstore with aunt Alejandra, cousins Jaafar & Jermajesty and Omer Bhatti.
August 3 : Katherine goes to the Los Angeles Superior Court with Rebbie, LaToya & Randy where the judge names her permanent guardian of Prince, Paris & Blanket.
The Judge also grants visitation rights for Debbie Rowe as well as spousal support based on the agreement she struck with Michael several years ago.
August 4 : Frank Dileo is a guest on Larry King Live on CNN.
August 6 : LaToya gives her first TV interview about Michael's death on German TV Show RED.
August 7 : Jermaine is a guest on Larry King Live on CNN.