May. 29th, 1956
Gary, Indiana, USA
5' 4 1/2
La Toya Jackson's Main TV Roles
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- She is exactly six years younger than her older sister, 'Rebbie Jackson' (qv). They share the same birthday: May 29
- As of October 2004, she has still not released her new album Startin' Over, the release of which has been delayed several times. She is very proud of this album, since most of the songs are very personal, about her abusive marriage and her newly found peace with her family. The first single from the album, Just Wanna Dance, reached No. 13 on the Billboard Dance charts.
- Sister of 'Rebbie Jackson' (qv), 'Jackie Jackson (II)' (qv), 'Tito Jackson' (qv), 'Jermaine Jackson (I)' (qv), 'Marlon Jackson' (qv), 'Michael Jackson (I)' (qv), 'Randy Jackson (I)' (qv), and 'Janet Jackson (I)' (qv).
- Daughter of 'Joe Jackson (III)' (qv), and 'Katherine Jackson (II)' (qv).
- Said that she was forced into marrying Gordon by her father.
- Suffers from ailurophobia (fear of cats).
- Her song, Free The World, was inspired by the 9/11 attacks. The song is available on her website for download.
- Hit #103 on the Billboard Singles Charts in 1980 with "If You Feel the Funk" (Polydor 2137)