Whitney Elizabeth Houston (August 9, 1963  was an American singer and actress.

With more than 200 million recordings sold globally, she is one of the most successful musicians of all time.

She received numerous accolades throughout her career and posthumously.

Whitney Houston’s net worth was $20 million when she died.

Houston and Bobby Brown, After a three-year courtship, the two were married on July 18, 1992.

Brown and Houston welcomed their first child together, a daughter named Bobbi Kristina Brown, on March 4, 1993.

Houston died on February 11, 2012, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.

She was 48 years old. Her publicist, Kristin Foster, confirmed her death.

Houston’s cause of death was an accidental drowning, the Los Angeles County coroner’s office confirmed on March 22, 2012.