Janet Jackson Biography

Published On Dec 03, 2015
Facts of Janet Jackson
Date of Birth: 1966 , May-16
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
Name Janet Jackson
Nationality Ameriacn
Ethnicity Black
Profession Acting, Modeling
Working For Actress and Singer
Online Presence Facebook,Wiki
Father Joe Jackson
Mother Katherine Jackson
Birth Place/City Gary, Indiana
Religion Christian
Net Worth $175 million
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Face Color White
Famous for Actor
Married Yes
Married to Wissam Al Mana (m. 2012), René Elizondo, Jr. (m. 1991), James DeBarge (m. 1984)
Children René Elizondo, Jr. (m. 2000), James DeBarge (m. 1985)
Divorce Stefano Catelli
Education Lanai Road Elementary School
Awards European Film Awards
TV Show Saturday Night Live Since 1975
Siblings Michael Jackson, La Toya Jackson, Jermaine Jackson
Birth Name Janet Damita Jo Jackson
Girlfriend Joise Lopez
Sisters Hannah Jane Arterton
Movies Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
Weight in KG 58 kg
Nick Name Scott
Affair with Joise Lopez
Body Measurements 35-24-36
Breast Size 34B
Waist size 25 in
Hip Size 32 in
Boyfriend Eduardo Munoz
Books 2008 Great American Hypocrites: Toppling the Big Myths of Republican Politics.
Salary $2,181,000
Shoe Size 9
Neck Size 8.8
Chest Size N/A
Bicep Size N/A
View moreless Facts of Janet Jackson

On 7th of December 1984, Janet got married to James DeBarge. James DeBarge is an American soul singer. However this married life was annulled within a year.

On 31st of March 1991, she got married for the second time in her life and that was with Rene Elizondo. Rene Elizondo is a dancer as well as songwriter. They finally got divorced on 31st of March 2000. Recently in 2012, she got married with Wissam Al Mana.

A young child with a dream to be a horse racing jockey or entertainment lawyer, began performing since she was 7. She played her debut acting role at the age of 10 in The Jacksons. But as her interest was more in singing rather than acting, she signed a contract with A&M Records at the age of 16 and she finally released her debut album, Janet Jackson in 1982. After she gained popularity from her debut album, she released her second album Dream Street in 1984. For her role in Nutty Professor II: The Klumps, she earned the salary of $5,000,000.

Janet Jackson

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Born in Gary, Indiana

May 16 , 1966

She is the youngest child of the Jackson family and she was born as Janet Damita Jo Jackson in Gary, Indiana, United States of America to Katherine Esther and Joseph Walter Jackson. She is an American and is of African American and Native American ethnicity.

Performed at the Las Vegas Strip

1972

A young child with a dream to be a horse racing jockey or entertainment lawyer, began performing since she was 7. She was interested in entertainment since a young age. She played her debut acting role at the age of 10 in The Jacksons.

Released her first album, Janet Jackson

1982

Though she began performing since a young age, she lost her interest in acting and became more interested in singing and then she signed a contract with A&M Records at the age of 16 and she finally released her debut album, Janet Jackson in 1982.

Released her second album, Dream Street

October 23 , 1984

After she gained popularity from her debut album, she went on recording her second album and she was also finally able to release it. She finally released her second album Dream Street on 23rd of October 1984. 

Married to James DeBarge

December 7 , 1984

In 1984, she kissed the prominence of her career after she released her second album. That year she also got married for the first time in her life and that was with James DeBarge. James DeBarge is an American soul singer.

Divorced with James DeBarge

November 18 , 1985

On 7th of December 1984, Janet got married to James DeBarge. James DeBarge is an American soul singer and he is popular for being one of the members of the musical group, DeBarge. However this married life was annulled within a year.

Married to Rene Elizondo

March 31 , 1991

On 31st of March 1991, she got married for the second time in her life and that was with Rene Elizondo. Rene Elizondo is a dancer as well as songwriter. He is also popular for being the music video director.

Divorced with Rene Elizondo

March 13 , 2000

Though she didn't have any children from her married life with Rene Elizondo, she really had a happy married life with him. Besides having such a winder married life for about a decade they got divorced on 31st of March 2000. 

Married to Wissam Al Mana

2012

After her second married life got dissolved on 31st of March 2000, she remained single for more than a decade. Though she was often linked with several artists it was not the official love. Recently in 2012, she got married with Wissam Al Mana.

Graduated from Valley Professional School

1984

She received her formal education from Portola Middle School in Tarza. However, she really had bad days there as she was teased and harassed often for her early fame. She then joined Valley Professional School and she graduated from there in 1984.

Won Grammy Awards

1990

Grammy Awards is one of the prestigious musical awards in the world and it’s an honor for every singer if they win this award. She has also been honored with this award several times. She won this award for the first time in 1990 for Best Music Video - Long Form.

Won Image Awards

1992

Till now, she has been nominated in Image Awards for five different times and out of these five nominations, she has been honored twice. She won this award for the first time in 1992 and she again won this award in 2008.

Was honored by Star on the Walk of Fame

1990

Till now, she has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and she has also won several of them. In 1990, she received one of the prestigious honors in her life and that was Star on the Walk of Fame.

Honored by FHM magazine

2005

Besides being honored with several prestigious awards, she has also been listed in various hot listings. In 2005, she was honored by the FHM magazine; they honored her by listing her in their lists of 100 Sexiest Women in the World 2005.