Whitney Houston

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Whitney Houston was a famous American singer and actor. Houston sold over 200 records worldwide and won 6 Grammy Awards in her career. She’s behind hits such as “I Wanna Dance With Somebody” and “I Will Always Love You” and starred in movies such as The Bodyguard and Cinderella. 

Houston was married to Bobby Brown from 1992-2007, with whom she had her only child, Bobbi Kristina Brown.


Full Name: Whitney Elizabeth Houston
Date of Birth: August 9, 1963
Date of Death: February 11, 2012 (48 years old)
Net Worth (at time of death): $20 million


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