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