According to The Neilsen Company The public memorial service of Michael Jackson drew more than 31 million television viewers in the U.S.And the event was carried live from approximately 1pm ET to 4pm ET on 19 networks: ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, Telefutura, Telemundo, Univision, CNN, Fox News Channel, MSNBC, Headline News, BET, E!, MTV, VH1, VH1 Classic, TV Guide Network, and TV ONE.

It is no doubt that death is sometimes more celebrated than life.And MJ's memorial proved that.On the other hand the neilsen company had a comparison of Mj's memorial among those known people death generated mass television interest.

 
Refer to the table above,coming with the most number of attendees/televiewers is Princess Diana's death which has 33,252,000.Next is Pres.Reagan's mysterious death (do not include Reagan's burial).And so on and so forth.If we are to put Michael Jackson on the table.He'll go right after Princess Diana stealing the second spot from Pres. Reagan's funeral.Michael Jackson has approximately 31,140,882 number of televiewers,attendees and all.Eventually, if we are to add the total number of online viewers which is said to be twice the number of his death -Mj will really make another history -the man with the most number of viewers right on his funeral.
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