Katherine Jackson is the mother of late Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, Latoya Jackson, Rebbie Jackson, Jackie Jackson, Tito Jackson, Marlon Jackson, Randy Jackson, Brandon Jackson and Jermaine Jackson.
Katherine married Joe Jackson in 1949 and gave birth to 10 children. Her son, Brandon, died a few hours after birth. Most of her children went on to have successful musical careers. She currently lives with her grandchildren in California.