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Whitney Houston

Born – August 9, 1963 in Newark, New Jersey, U.S.
Died – February 11, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California, U.S.

Singer, actress, pop icon, gravy enthusiast.

Sang backup on albums for Chaka Kahn, Lou Rawls and Jermaine Jackson, became a teen model, recorded a song with Teddy Pendergrass that became a top 5 R&B hit.

Released her first album, became a huge superstar, had a ton of number one hits.

Became a movie star, was in "The Bodyguard" with Kevin Costner, which is a movie you love. Oh come on, you can admit it. You're among friends here.

Married Bobby Brown, engaged in all the stuff married couples enjoy, like hot air ballooning and driving through wine country. Oh and crack. Lots and lots of crack.

Divorced Bobby Brown, got full custody of their daughter, was sued by Bobby Brown for spousal support (he lost).

Tried to clean up her life, was set for a big comeback that was slightly delayed due to her death.

Was found dead in the bathtub of her room at the Beverly Hilton hotel … where authorities discovered cocaine, a drug spoon and a “bloody purge” coming from her nose. Sad.

Had a huge funeral, which Bobby Brown left in the middle of. He's a busy man, people.

LATEST STORIES
  
Whitney Houston's Family -- Nick's Not Welcome Here ... For ONE FULL YEAR

Whitney Houston Family
Nick's Not Welcome Here ... For ONE FULL YEAR

Whitney Houston's sister-in-law just got a year's worth of peace of mind ... a judge has just ordered Whitney's son-in-law Nick Gordon to stay clear of her for the next year.We broke the story ...… READ MORE >

Whitney Houston's Sister-in-Law Gets Stay Away Order From Son-in-Law

Whitney Houston
Sister-in-Law Gets Stay Away Order From Son-in-Law

If Whitney Houston were alive to see this ... she'd be rollin' --- her sister-in-law just got a restraining order against the man who was like a son to her.Nick Gordon -- who grew up in Whitney's… READ MORE >

- 22 days ago
Whitney Houston -- Cop Sues Over Alleged Naked Corpse Ogling

Whitney Houston
Cop Sues Over Alleged Naked Corpse Ogling

A Beverly Hills police officer has just sued the city -- claiming it punished him for reporting a fellow officer ... for allegedly ogling at Whitney Houston's naked body at the scene of her… READ MORE >

- 39 days ago
Whitney Houston -- Family Party Turns Into Raging Warfare

Whitney Houston
Family Party Turns Into Raging Warfare

Whitney Houston's son-in-law got his ass beaten by one of Whitney's nephews at a formal family gathering ... and it's all because of a long-simmering family feud ... TMZ has learned.We're told… READ MORE >

- 45 days ago
Whitney Houston's Mom -- PISSED Over Bobbi Kristina's Marriage

Whitney Houston's Mom
Pissed Over Bobbi Kristina's Marriage

Bobbi Kristina and her "adopted" brother/new husband SAY Grandma Cissy Houston gave them her blessing to tie the knot ... but we're told that couldn't be further from the truth. Bobbi Kristina and… READ MORE >

- 97 days ago
Whitney Houston's Daughter -- I Got Thumbs Up to Marry My Adopted Brother

Whitney Houston's Daughter
I Got Thumbs Up to Marry My Adopted Brother

Bobbi Kristina Brown confirms she and Nick Gordon have transitioned ... from "adopted" brother and sister to husband and wife -- but Whitney Houston's daughter says they got permission… READ MORE >

- 98 days ago
Michael Jackson's People Expose Big Stars As Drug Addicts

Michael Jackson
MJ's People Expose Big Stars as Drug Addicts

Michael Jackson's people have just thrown Britney Spears, George Michael, Van Halen, Aerosmith and other big names under a big tour bus, because MJ's people have just labeled them hard-core drug… READ MORE >

- 155 days ago
Stars and Scars -- You Be the Judge

Stars and Scars
You Be the Judge

Lots of stars -- living and dead -- with lots of issues -- from cops allegedly ogling Whitney Houston's body, to the publicity machine trying to spin Zac Efron's coke addition as a booze… READ MORE >

- 209 days ago
Ray J Charged Cops After Whitney Houston Death Jokes

Ray J
Charged Cops After Whitney Death Jokes

Ray J went ballistic on cops after they allegedly made jokes about Whitney Houston's dead body ... TMZ has learned.Ray J -- who was romantically linked to Whitney in the months preceding… READ MORE >

- 211 days ago
Whitney Houston -- Corroboration Over Pervy Comment About Whitney's Dead Body

Whitney Houston
Corroboration Over Pervy Comment About Whitney's Dead Body

There's a new twist in the story that a Beverly Hills cop allegedly made disgusting comments about Whitney Houston's body the night she died -- because TMZ has learned someone in the room… READ MORE >

- 212 days ago

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