Jackson, Cronkite among arts world deaths in 2009

Michael Jackson enjoys a ride in a bumper car at his Neverland Ranch in in Santa Ynez, Calif. on Jan. 15, 1994. Jackson died in Los Angeles on June 25, 2009 at age 50. (AP Photo)

December 30, 2009 1:06:59 PM PST
It was only a rehearsal, and he was twice the age of the dancers accompanying him. But the video doesn't lie: Michael Jackson was looking ahead to a smash opening in London - and giving it his all. And then he was gone.