08/29/2012 10:24 am ET Updated Aug 30, 2012

Happy Birthday Michael Jackson: Share Your Michael Jackson Memories

Today would have been Michael Jackson's 54th birthday. To honor and remember this legend, we'd like to take a break from all the drama surrounding the family these last few months, and get back to basics. We want to remember the moments that made Michael so special to many of us in the beginning and we want to hear from you.

Share your Michael Jackson memories with us! Do you remember the first time you saw the "Thriller" video? The first time you moonwalked (or at least tried to)? Did you have a Michael Jackson theme birthday party as a child? We want to hear all about it. Here's what we asked on Twitter this morning:

You can share your #MJMemories either below in the comments or you can tweet your memories using the #MJMemories hashtag. We'll find it and keep updating the round up we've started below of memories our Twitter family has already started sending us. Let's focus on all the things we loved about Michael today and remember the things that made him so great to us.

Here's what some of our Family members have had to say so far today: