Was Michael Jackson’s hair catching fire in a Pepsi ad the exact mid-point of his life?

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I think this is the original claim that it was the mid-point of his life. From April 2019.

Here is the quote about the time of day his hair caught fire: "at the Shrine Auditorium Friday night"

Here is the regulation governing daylight saving time in Indiana when Michael Jackson was born:
1957: "The General Assembly votes to make Central time the official time of the state but permit any community to switch to daylight-saving time during the summer."

This website claims Gar did switch to daylight saving in 1958, specifically: "27 Apr 1958 – Time Zone Change (CST → EST)" but I’m not sure where that information has come from.

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