The death of the famous pop singer Michael Jackson has officially confirmed the police in Los Angeles.
Pop singer Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009 in Los Angeles, reports the online edition TMZ.COM. The singer was 50 years old.
According to preliminary data, in the afternoon on Thursday around noon local time (23:00 Moscow time) near Jackson's heart stopped.
He was taken to the hospital UCLA Medical Center, but doctors were unable to save him.
Later, the Los Angeles Times was confirmed information about Jackson's death from sources in law enforcement Californian city.
The publication reports that the singer was taken to hospital in a deep coma, and then the doctors pronounced him dead.
As reminds agency Reuters, July 13 was scheduled to begin a series of fifty concerts Jackson in London. Concert tickets were sold on the Internet for a few hours.
Recently musician rehearsing London performance at his home in Los Angeles.
California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger said in a statement that Mourns Death, "one of the most influential and emblematic figures of the music industry." The head of state noted that although Jackson's personal life has "serious questions", he, along with all Californians "shocked and saddened by his death." Near the hospital where the singer was brought before, continue to gather fans of Jackson. According to various estimates, their several hundred to several thousand. Some people cry, others call a friend to get the latest news, which spread through the media and Internet. For many medical centers visited by journalists of newspapers and TV channels.