June 20, 2016


This Week in History: Michael Jackson Dies, Prince Releases 'Purple Rain' & More

Happy summer solstice! The ending of June is filled with tons of unforgettable, game-changing and sad moments in pop culture history. In the latest episode of Fuse's This Week in History series, we take a look back at all the memorable events that occurred from June 20 through June 26.

A few notables include:

–The theatrical premiere of Jaws, directed by Stephen Spielberg, in 1975
Prince released his iconic sixth album, Purple Rain, on June 25 1984
Michael Jackson passed away at 50 years old on June 25, 2009

Once you've watched This Week in Historyclick here for all the times Prince not-so-subtly threw shade and take this quiz to test your MJ music video knowledge.