10 Whitney Houston Facts

Whitney Houston Facts
Luke Ward
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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!

Did you know that Whitney Houston’s first shot at acting was in the blockbuster movie “The Bodyguard” in 1992?

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  1. Jane 27 February 2020

    Thanks, I needed this for a school part :D

  2. Doalamo2 8 March 2012

    i have to do a project about her (btw,thanks for those facts it helped) dose anyone know how and when she started in the business (singing)!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  3. bessie 20 February 2012

    great facts dha best female singer of all time

  4. Ariannafigueroa01 17 February 2012

    i love herrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr