When Paris found out about her father's sudden death on June 25, 2008, the shock was almost too much for the 11-year-old to bear. "I cried and cried," she later revealed. But she also made a huge impact on the millions of MJ fans when she took the stage at the pop star's public memorial service with her family. Once a child hiding behind a mask, Paris showed herself to be a beautiful and poised young woman.
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