October 24: Michael Jackson, Queen, and Weird Al

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October 24: Michael Jackson's "Bad" was number one 27 years ago today. The video was directed by Martin Scorcese. In 2004, Iran officially recognized Queen. Lead singer Freddie Mercury was of Iranian descent. Finally, Weird Al Yankovic turns 55 years old.