The feuds. The rumors. The music. As one of the most well-known families of all time, the Jacksons hardly need an introduction. The Jackson family stayed in the headlines for their endless scandals as much as their music. Moonwalk over and learn about one of the most famous and dysfunctional families of our time.
1. Joe Liked Young Women
As a young man, Joe Jackson aspired to become a professional boxer—until he met a young lady named Katherine Scruse. Joe fell for her immediately—but there were two big problems with their romance. First, Joe was already married at the time. Second, Scruse wasn’t even of age. She was only 17 years old when Joe Jackson started to pursue her.