With the news of the King of Pop’s shocking death, fans, family and friends mourn. But what about Michael Jackson kids? Mother of Jackson’s children, Debbie Rowe, gave up her parental rights years ago to the pop star, so who will care for the children that Jackson left behind? Jackson is survived by his three kids Paris Prince Blanket and Michael Joseph. Read more and see photos and video here.

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Michael Jackson was survived by his children Paris Prince Blanket and Michael Joseph. Back in 1996, Michael married Debbie Rowe. Debbie Rowe is the mother of Michael Jackson kids Prince Michael Joseph Jackson Jr. and Paris Michael Katherine Jackson. Michael also produced a third child Prince Michael Jackson II most commonly referred to as “Blanket”.

It is unknown as this time where the children will live. But, what we do know is that even though Debbie Rowe is the mother of two of Michael Jackson’s children, she will not get parental rights as she gave them up years ago. Prince is 12 years old; Paris is 11 years old and Blanket is seven years old. Blanket was reportedly born by the help of an unnamed surrogate mother.

Michael Jackson was clearly one of popular music’s legends, who influenced many artists throughout his time. The Associated Press reported that Michael’s death “brought a tragic end to a long, bizarre, sometimes farcical decline from his peak in the 1980s, when he was popular music’s premier all-around performer…”

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