Thrill The World

Is an event created by Ines Markeljevic in tribute to Michael Jackson for world records and for charity


Events in the history of Thrill The World…


  • Thrill Day is being held on Saturday, October 25th @10:00pm GMT! Are you ready to THRILL?
  • A New Website has been launched by Manada.Biz Entertainment, LLC


  • Thrill Day was held on Saturday, October 26th @9:00pm GMT!
  • Final Count: approximately 6,451 Zombies at 134 events in 22 countries and 6 continents.
  • Estimated Funds Raised: Over $68,000 plus food/clothing/charitable donations.
  • Biggest Dances:  Redmond, WA, USA–256, Istanbul, Turkey–221, Eugene, Oregon, USA–213.


  • Thrill Day was held on Saturday, October 27th @7:00pm GMT!
  • Final COUNT: approximately 9,650 Zombies at 181 events in 21 countries and 5 continents.
  • Estimated Funds Raised: Over $25,776 plus food/clothing/charitable donations.
  • Biggest Dances: Redmond, Washington, USA-340/MARSEILLE, ALPE COTE D AZUR, FRANCE-248/Phoenix, Arizona, USA-246/Chico, California, USA-237/Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey-223
  • Please click here for your TTW 2012 certificate of participation.


  • Thrill Day was held on Saturday, October 29th @2:00pm GMT and/orSunday, October 30 @2:00AM GMT
  • FINAL COUNT: approximately 12,297 Zombies at 194 events in 29 Countries and 5 continents.
  • Event #1: 5,207, 105 events
  • Event #2: 7,090, 94 events.
  • Estimated Funds Raised: Over $80,119 was raised between both events in addition to food/clothing/charitable actions.
  • Biggest Dances: 650, Dublin, Ireland. Next Biggest: 560, Los Angeles, CA, USA.
  • Certificate for 2011:


  • Thrill Day was held on Saturday, October 23rd @11:00AM GMT and/or Sunday,October 24 @11:00PM GMT
  • Final Count:  13,042 Zombies at 221 Events in 28 countries and 5 continents.
  • Event #1 11 AM GMT Count:  5,098, 69 Events.
  • Event #2 11 PM GMT Count:  7,944, 142 Events.
  • Estimated Funds Raised: Over 106 different charities were involved.
  • Biggest: (Highest Event Totals):  100+:  27,  200+: 11,  300+:  3,  400+: 1 (Perth, Austrailia).
  • Certificate for 2010:


  • Thrill Day was held on Saturday, October 24th @8:30pm GMT
  • Final Count: 22,571 Zombies at 441 events in 33 countries and 5 continents.
  • Estimated Funds Raised: Over $100,000 for over 80 charities was raised.
  • Thrill The World sets a new world record with the Record Holders Republic simultaneously performing “Thriller.”
  • Certificate for 2009


  • October 25th/October 26th
    • Thrill The World sets a new world record with the Record Holders Republic, with 4,179 people from 10 nations simultaneously performing “Thriller.”
    • A new record set with the Record Holders Republic, as written on the official record: On Oct. 25, 2008, 4,179 people from 10 nations (Australia, Canada, England, Germany, Ireland, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, New Zealand, Scotland, United States of America, and Wales) simultaneously performed The “Thriller” Dance as part of the Thrill The World event, organized by Ines Markeljevic of Canada.
  • July
    • Thrill The World launches brand new website, with help from zombie community Crawl of the Dead.
  • April
    • Ines teaches in Austin, Texas.


  • November
    • Ines is invited to teach at Wayne State University.
  • October
    • October 27th & 28th, Thrill The World 2007 takes place.
    • 1,722 people in 52 cities on 5 continents danced “Thriller” at exactly the same time.
    • Setting two world records for Largest Simultaneous Thriller Dance with the World Records Academy and the Record Holders Republic.
  • August
    • Ines teaches Thriller in San Diego, California.
  • June
    • Registration opens for the 2007 event.
    • Ines meets Adrian Grant, friend of Michael Jackson.
    • Ines teaches Thriller in Scotland, Croatia and Italy.
  • February
    • Thrill The World website launches.


  • November
    • Work begins on creating the Thrill The World project.
  • October
    • Email from Guinness, approving record attempt.
    • Started planning Thrill Toronto 2006 takes place.
    • 62 people dance and the first Guinness World Record is set for “Largest Thriller Dance.” Media impressions exceeding 3.2 million worldwide.
Thrill The World Inc, is a Global Event and is a sponsored project of Fractured Atlas, a 501(c)(3) non-profit arts service organization.
Thrill The World is a worldwide event run by fans and is not associated with Sony Music Entertainment.
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