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Whitney Houston was an American recording artist, actress, producer and model. Read these top ten interesting facts about Whitney’s life.
- Whitney Houston was born on 9th August 1963, and lived to the age of 48.
- Her full name is Whitney Elizabeth Houston, her middle name was also the name of her grandmother.
- Whitney died on 11th February 2012 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles.
- She was pronounced dead at 3:55PM (PST).
- In 1984 Whitney Houston appeared on the soap As The World Turns.
- Whitney’s daughter, Bobbi Kristina, was born on 4th March 1993.
- According to Guinness World Records, Whitney is the most awarded female act of all time. Her awards include two Emmy Awards, six Grammy Awards, thirty Billboard Music Awards, twenty-two American Music Awards, among a total of 415 career awards as of 2010!
- Houston is the only artist to chart seven consecutive No.1 Billboard Hot 100 hits.
- Whitney’s first acting role was as the star of the film The Bodyguard, which was released in 1992.
- Whitney Houston was one of the world’s best-selling music artists, having sold over 200 million albums and singles worldwide!