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Rebbie Jackson

Singer and Member of the Jackson Family
Female
Born May 29, 1950

Maureen Reillette "Rebbie" Brown is an American singer professionally known as Rebbie Jackson. Born and raised in Gary, Indiana, she is the eldest child of the Jackson family of musicians. She first performed on stage with her siblings during shows in Las Vegas, Nevada, at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino in 1974, before subsequently appearing in the television series The Jacksons. At age 34, Jackson released her debut album Centipede (1984).… Read More

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News + Updates

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  • Who's To Blame For The Jackson Family Drama?
    Huffington Post - Aug 04, 2012
  • Michael Jackson's Siblings Resume Attack On Will
    Huffington Post - Aug 01, 2012
  • Katherine Jackson 'fine,' Calls Court Hearing 'bunch Of Lies'
    LATimes - Jul 26, 2012
  • Katherine Jackson, Mother Of Michael And Janet Jackson, Reported Missing
    Huffington Post - Jul 22, 2012

Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1950 Birth Maureen Reillette "Rebbie" Jackson was born in Gary, Indiana, to a working-class family on May 29, 1950. … Read More

TEENAGE

1968 18 Years Old 18-year-old Rebbie's announcement that she wanted to marry her childhood love, Nathaniel Brown, in May 1968 created a division in the Jackson family. … Read More

TWENTIES

1974 24 Years Old Jackson began her singing career in 1974, performing with her siblings in Las Vegas. … Read More
1976 26 Years Old When The Jackson 5 parted with their record label Motown in 1976, they signed to CBS Records and rebranded themselves as The Jacksons. … Read More

THIRTIES

1984 34 Years Old Following years of preparation, Jackson's debut album Centipede was distributed in October 1984 by CBS Records, who had signed her as a solo artist two years previously. … Read More

FORTIES

1997 47 Years Old Following a 10-year break from music, Jackson signed with her brother Michael's record label, MJJ Music, in 1997. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2011 61 Years Old 1 More Event
…  In 2011, Rebbie embarked on the "Pick Up the Phone Tour," which is dedicated to teens who have committed suicide all over the U.S.
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