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Family gather in hometown to celebrate the King of Pop's birthday

(CNN) -

It's Michael Jackson's birthday.  The King of Pop would have turned 54-years-old Thursday, August 29. 

Members of the Jackson family, including his children and mother, are celebrating the occasion in Gary, Indiana, where Michael and his siblings grew up. 

They're honoring Jackson with a candlelight vigil at the family home Thursday evening. Jackson died in June of 2009. 

The Los Angeles County coroner's office found his death was caused by a combination of the anesthetic propofol, and sedatives.  

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