Today marks the fifth anniversary of Michael Jackson's death. Look back at the King of Pop's life and career.
Michael Joseph Jackson was born Aug. 29, 1958, to Joe and Katherine Jackson in Gary, Ind. He was the eighth of 10 children. The family lived in a three-bedroom house.
The following five celebrity urban legends will likely live on long into the future, despite the fact that none of them is remotely true.
Even the biggest celebrity had to start somewhere. With that in mind, check out what these stars did for a living before they became famous.