May. 29th, 1956
Gary, Indiana, USA
5' 4 1/2
La Toya Jackson's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
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- 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).
- 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).
- Her song, Free The World, was inspired by the 9/11 attacks. The song is available on her website for download.
- 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.
- Suffers from ailurophobia (fear of cats).
- Said that she was forced into marrying Gordon by her father.
- She is exactly six years younger than her older sister, 'Rebbie Jackson' (qv). They share the same birthday: May 29
- The Jacksons were awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 1500 Vine Street in Hollywood, California.