He Was born on lucky numbers according to Chinese philosophy and beliefs, there were a lot of 8s on his birth date.
His mother said that, when he was a young boy. He used to dance to the beat of the washing machine!
His life was full of troubles, and he never enjoyed his life until the time of his death.
The saga started when his father used to refer him as bignose.
At the age of 5, he was a perfect singer, and at the age of 11, he was already a superstar. So, he never really enjoy his childhood due to busy schedules of music.
On his 20s started business of endless facial plastic surgery and changed to be facial chameleon.
People and media were after him, therefore he never enjoy his youth.
At elderly, there were series of molesting cases which all ended in his favour leaving him free, at this time, he had a very difficult time in his life at this time. Consider that he had a divorse in between
Normal human being body and mind cannot tolerate stresses like these for over 40 years, but for him, he managed to tolerate them for 45 years.
MJ himself he knew that anything can happen to him at anytime with regard to his health, that's why he requested Dr Murray to be his personal physician and to accompany him on any tour he made in case anything happen, and indeed it happened in close proximity to his personal physician.
To me, I am not surprised for his sudden death, all what I can say, this chap, was really strong to take up all those stresses for more than 45 years.
Africa will rememer him on his campaign to help those suffered from famine through his 'we are the world' song.
May God rest his soul in peace