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Michael Jackson’s fans turn out in style

Eight-year-old Andrew Ocampo of Los Angeles does a Michael Jackson imitation near Staples Center prior to a memorial for the late pop star. (Sean Masterson / EPA)
A young Michael Jackson fan in Berlin arrives at the city’s O2 World Arena wearing a belt buckle with Jackson’s name. The arena hosted a public memorial service for the King of Pop, broadcasting the Los Angeles service on large screens. (Steffi Loos / AFP / Getty Images)
Fans line up for the live broadcast of the Michael Jackson memorial service from Los Angeles at O2 World Arena in Berlin. (Hannibal Hanschke / EPA)
A fan strikes a Michael Jackson pose in front of Staples Center, where the public memorial for Michael Jackson was being held. (Jonathan Alcorn / Bloomberg News)
A young fan outside the Michael Jackson public memorial service at Staples Center. (John Moore / Getty Images)
A Michael Jackson impersonator entertains the crowd outside the Staples Center before the Michael Jackson public memorial service in Los Angeles. (Kristian Dowling / Getty Images)
Chris Escobar, 13, does the moonwalk for ticket holders before entering the Staples Center for the Michael Jackson memorial. (Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times)
A fan holds up a license plate before the memorial service for Michael Jackson at the Staples Center. (Mark J. Terrill / Pool via Bloomberg News)
Monique Cooper joined other members of the First AME Church to watch the memorial and say goodbye to Michael Jackson(Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times)
Wilma Meertens looks at her tattoo depicting the eyes of Michael Jackson, placed on her back by Dutch tattoo artist Michael Moelker in the shop Tattoo Bob in Rotterdam, Netherlands. Since Jackson’s death in June, several of the shop’s customers have asked for Michael Jackson tattoos. (Fred Ernst / EPA)
Ticket holder Bobby Urbaitel, 27, wears his favorite Michael Jackson buttons on his lapels before entering Staples Center for the Michael Jackson memorial. (Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times)
Women wearing Michael Jackson tribute T-shirts photograph a large screen showing images of the King of Pop near the Staples Center before a memorial service in downtown Los Angeles. (Jacqueline Larma / Associated Press)
A fan wears a hat with Michael Jackson buttons outside the Staples Center. (Kristian Dowling / Getty Images)
A fan sporting an image of an older Michael Jackson stands with others without tickets along Olympic Boulevard, just outside the security perimeter that was set up around the Staples Center area. (Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times)
A Michael Jackson fan pays tribute at the Jackson family compound in Encino(Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times)
Yvette Paul of New York wears a white glove and Michael Jackson buttons in Harlem. Paul arrived five hours early for an outdoor screening of the Michael Jackson memorial service broadcast from Los Angeles. (Seth Wenig / Associated Press)
At Neverland Ranch in Los Olivos, Michael Jackson fans Monique Ransome, left, Anna Hanson and Jennifer Hanson watch the Los Angeles memorial on a television network’s monitor. (Michael A. Mariant / Associated Press)
Michael Jackson impersonator Morganna Bramah of Manchester, England, is seen outside the public memorial service for Michael Jackson on Tuesday in downtown L.A. (Marcio Sanchez / Associated Press)
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