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Jack Gordon

Born Nov 10, 1939

Jack Leon Gordon was the former manager and husband of singer La Toya Jackson.

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  • Watch: La Toya Makes Shocking Bedroom Confession About Ex Husband
    Huffington Post - Jun 21, 2013
  • Watch: Single Since 1996?!
    Huffington Post - Apr 26, 2013
  • Watch: La Toya Jackson Details Ex's Abuse
    Huffington Post - Apr 24, 2013
  • Watch: La Toya Says Ex Husband 'abusive,' Had 'strong Ties... To The Mafia'
    Huffington Post - Apr 17, 2013


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1939 Birth Born in 1939.


1978 39 Years Old In 1978, Jack Gordon offered $12,000 to then-chairman of the Nevada Gaming Commission Harry Reid to approve two new, carnival-like gaming devices (Flip-A-Winna and Penny Falls) for casino use. … Read More


1979 40 Years Old Gordon was convicted in federal court in 1979 and sentenced to six months in prison.
1981 42 Years Old In 1981, Reid's wife found a bomb attached to one of their cars, a bomb Reid suspects was placed by Gordon. … Read More


1989 50 Years Old He married her in Reno, Nevada on September 5, 1989, claiming that it was for her own protection against kidnapping by the Jackson family. … Read More
1993 54 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1993, in their New York home, Gordon beat La Toya repeatedly with a heavy brass dining room chair, leaving Jackson with contusions on her face, arms, legs and back in addition to a black eye, lip and chin swollen to "the size of a clenched fist," requiring 12 stitches in her mouth. … Read More
1994 55 Years Old FBI wiretaps in 1994 linked Gordon to Genovese crime family member James "Little Jimmy" Ida. … Read More


1999 60 Years Old In 1999, Gordon claimed that Paula Jones, a pivotal figure in the impeachment trial of Bill Clinton, had confided in him that Clinton had not sexually harassed her as she originally claimed. … Read More
2002 63 Years Old …  In 2002, Gordon did interviews advertising his tell-all book of the Jackson family entitled The Jackson Family: The True Story Of The Most Powerful Family In The Music Industry. … Read More
2005 66 Years Old Died in 2005.
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