The person is the King of Pop: Michael Jackson, only a famous people like him can make changes of the world. Here is the search trend posted on Google’s Official Blog:
and here is Twitter’s trend:
and there are many other media also encounter similar trend, here is another comparison trend:
According to a post on NMS blog, at the peak time it had consume most of internet resources and “…the King of Pop nearly took the Internet with him”.
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