Michael Jackson 1958-2009

Michael Jackson's Unlikely Friends and Odd Couplings

He married Lisa Marie, took Madonna to the Oscars and bonded with Liz Taylor – look back at his wild and wacky relationships

MACAULAY CULKIN

A frequent guest at Jackson's Neverland Ranch as a young child, Culkin struck up a friendship with Jackson after appearing in his "Black or White" music video. In 2005, Culkin took the stand in the pop star's molestation trial where he testified that the singer never molested him as a child, calling the allegations "absolutely ridiculous."