May. 29th, 1956
Gary, Indiana, USA
5' 4 1/2
La Toya Jackson's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
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- Hit #103 on the Billboard Singles Charts in 1980 with "If You Feel the Funk" (Polydor 2137)
- Aunt of 'Jermaine Jackson II' (qv), 'Valencia Jackson' (qv), 'Brittany Jackson (II)' (qv), 'Marlon Jackson Jr.' (qv), 'Prince Michael Jackson I' (qv), 'Prince Michael Jackson II' (qv), and 'Paris Jackson (I)' (qv).
- Said that she was forced into marrying Gordon by her father.
- The Jacksons were awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 1500 Vine Street in Hollywood, California.
- She was the first Jackson girl to have a solo career. Her first album was released in 1980. She recorded six albums in the eighties and four more in the nineties. Her biggest hits include Bet'cha Gonna Need My Lovin', Heart Don't Lie and You're Gonna Get Rocked.
- Daughter of 'Joe Jackson (III)' (qv), and 'Katherine Jackson (II)' (qv).
- Her song, Free The World, was inspired by the 9/11 attacks. The song is available on her website for download.
- Suffers from ailurophobia (fear of cats).