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PHOTO: A Ticket to the Star-Studded Memorial

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Rick Bowmer/AP

Melvin Price, of Northampton, England, shows off his ticket to the Michael Jackson memorial at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. With more than 1.6 million fans reportedly requesting tickets, Price was one of the lucky 17,500 to win a lottery, which distributed 11,000 entries into the Staples Center. Another 6,500 fans won tickets to watch on big screens at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live across the street in downtown Los Angeles. Rick Bowmer/AP