Janet Jackson Biography, Facts & Life Story

Known For most popular recording artists of the 1980s
Nickname Janet
Full Name Janet Damita Jo Jackson
Profession Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Dancer
Nationality American
Age 56 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth May 16, 1966
Birthplace Gary, Indiana, United States
Zodiac Sign Taurus

Janet Jackson is a well-known American singer, songwriter, actress, and dancer. She is the tenth and youngest child of the Jackson family. After releasing her self-titled debut studio album in 1982, she gained recognition for the lyrical content which focused on social issues set her position as a role model for youth.

In 2018, she received her third nomination for introduction into the Rock and roll Hall of Fame. Also in 2018, she was also one of the seven selected of the 2019 class of the Rock and roll Hall of Fame.

She is best known for interesting records and fancy stage shows. She began her career with the variety television series The Jacksons in 1976. Her other popular TV shows include Good Times, Diff’rent Strokes, and Fame.

She has also appeared in films including Why Did I Get Married? And its sequel, Why Did I Get Married Too? in 2010 as Patricia Agnew. In 1982, she signed a recording contract with A&M Records and became a pop idol. She released her third and fourth studio albums, Control (1986) and Rhythm Nation 1814 (1989).

Janet Jackson and her brother Randy Jackson are the producers of the upcoming documentary series called Janet Jackson (2022). Her sound and choreography became a motivation in the growth of MTV, enabling her to grow to fame while breaking gender and racial difficulties.

Janet Jackson Education

Qualification Lanai Road Elementary School, Gaspar De Portola Middle School

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Janet Jackson Career

Profession: Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Dancer

Known For: most popular recording artists of the 1980s

Net Worth: $180 Million Approx

Family & Relatives

Father: Joe Jackson

Mother: Katherine Jackson

Brother(s): Michael Jackson, Randy Jackson, Tito Jackson, Jermaine Jackson, Jackie Jackson, Brandon Jackson, Marlon Jackson

Sister(s): La Toya Jackson, Rebbie Jackson

Marital Status: Married

Husband: Wissam Al Mana (m. 2012)

Children: 1

Dating History:

René Elizondo Jr. (m. 1991–2000)
James DeBarge (m. 1984–1985)
Jermaine Dupri (2002–2009)

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Hobbies: Writing, Painting, Cooking

Favorite Food: Seafood Paella

Favorite Destination: Germany

Favorite Color: Brown

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