Debbie Rowe

Born Dec 6, 1958

Deborah Jeanne "Debbie" Rowe is an ex-wife of Michael Jackson, and the mother of two of his children. She lives in Palmdale, California.

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1958 Birth Born on December 6, 1958.
1961 2 Years Old She has one half-sister named Loretta Scarlett Rowe who was born in 1961.


1982 23 Years Old It was her second marriage, her first being to Richard Edelman in 1982. … Read More


1996 37 Years Old 1 More Event
Rowe met Michael Jackson while working as a nurse in Dr. Arnold Klein's dermatology office, where Jackson was being treated for vitiligo. She recalled that after Jackson's divorce from Lisa Marie Presley in 1996, he was upset at the possibility that he might never become a father. … Read More


1999 40 Years Old Rowe, who described herself as a private person and almost never gave interviews, was overwhelmed by the publicity that came with being married to Jackson. The couple divorced on October 8, 1999, with Rowe giving full custody rights of the children to Jackson. … Read More
2001 42 Years Old In 2001, Rowe went to a private judge to have her parental rights for the two children terminated.
2004 45 Years Old In 2004, after Jackson was charged with 10 counts of child abuse, she went to court to have the decision reversed.
2005 46 Years Old 1 More Event
According to the Jewish Telegraphic Agency Rowe, who converted to Judaism from Catholicism, sought the reversal in part because she feared the nanny and some of Jackson's siblings were exposing the children to teachings of the Nation of Islam. 2005 court documents noted that “Because she is Jewish, Deborah feared the children might be mistreated if Michael continued the association.” On the stand, in the 2005 People v. Jackson case, she explained that she had been allowed limited visits to her children, for eight hours every 45 days.
2006 47 Years Old In 2006, she sued Jackson for one immediate payment of $195,000 and one payment of $50,000 to pursue a child custody case. … Read More


Following Jackson's death on June 25, 2009, Rowe made statements through her attorney to deny a series of gossip reports, including reports that she was not the children's biological mother. and that she was attempting to bargain her parental rights for money. … Read More
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