1956 – Born 25th of May in Gary, Indiana USA.
1974 – Jackson was brought into the spotlight with her family after her father got the family to perform shows in Las Vegas.
1979 – Jackson and her other sisters Rebbie and Janet formed a short-lived sister group.
1980 – Began to work on her first solo album.
– Jackson released her self-titled debut.
1988 – Released the album La Toya, which featured the single, "You’re Gonna Get Rocked!".
1989 – The Bad Girl album was released.
– Jackson ventured into nude modeling after her manager Jack Gordon coaxed her into posing nude for Playboy magazine.
1997 – She ended her estrangement with the entire Jackson family and returned home to Hayvenhurst.