8 Jul 2009

King of pop - Laid to rest

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:26 pm on 8 July 2009

The King of pop has been laid to rest in Los Angeles attended by the star's friends and dozens of international celebrities. A choir sang as a golden coffin, adorned with red roses, bearing Michael Jackson's body was brought in to the Staples Centre in Los Angeles. The casket was borne by his four brothers, the surviving members of the Jackson Five, each of whom wore a single white sequined glove.