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Today in MJJ HIStory

1977 – Universal Pictures holds a press conference at Astoria Studios in Queens, NY to announce the making of The Wiz. Michael attends the event with Diana Ross, Nipsey Russel and Ted Ross.

1984 – The Jacksons performs Victory tour at JFK Stadium in Philadelphia [Pennsylvania, USA] attending 60,000 fans.

1987Fan Club magazine featured Michael on their cover.

Michael Jackson’s I Just Can’t Stop Loving You was certified Gold by the RIAA.

1988 – Michael performs BAD tour at Civic Arena in Pittsburg [Pennsylvania, USA] attending 16,230 fans.

1990 – Billboard magazine includes a special section commemorating the 10th anniversary of Black Entertainment Television, BET. Among the congratulatory messages is one from Michael Jackson. “I am extremely appreciative of BET’s support of my efforts. They have always provided a welcome home for my music”.

1992 – Michael arrives in Bucharest to perform a concert on October 1st at Lia Manoliu Stadium.

Armed guards are dumbfounded as 2,000 fans wait all day in the cold at Bucharest’s Otopeni Airport to greet Michael on his arrival. Until this day, this kind of teenage pop hysteria and VIP treatment for a pop singer has never been seen in Romania.

1996 – Michael performs HIStory tour at Amsterdam Arena in Amsterdam [The Netherlands] attending 50,000 fans.

Michael spend a week in Amsterdam to give 3 concerts on September 28 & 30 and October 2.

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