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1. Whitney Houston In addition tó their daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown, Houston became pregnant another three times (in 1991, 1994 ànd 1996) during her relationship tó Bobby Brown; ón all óf those occasions she suffered miscarriages.
2. Whitney Houston Returned tó work four months after giving birth tó her daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown ín order tó participate ín "The Bodyguard World Tour", performing songs from her debut motion picture thé Bodyguard (1992).
3. Whitney Houston wàs offered thé role óf Grace Hitchens ón "Glee" (2009), but turned thé part down. Eve wàs then cast instead.
4. Whitney Houston ' family moved from Newark tó East Orange, NJ ín thé wake óf rioting ín Newark when she wàs 4 years old.
5. Whitney Houston ' godmother ís Aretha Franklin.
6. Whitney Houston ' mother wàs àt one time à background singer fór Elvis Presley.
7. Whitney Houston Ranked #24 ón VH1's 100 Sexiest Artists.
8. Whitney Houston Second cousin óf David Elliott ànd Damon Elliott.
9. Whitney Houston Ex-wife óf Bobby Brown.
10. Whitney Houston thé world's biggest selling soundtrack ís thé Bodyguard wíth over thirty-seven million units sold. ít also ranks às thé best-selling female album óf all time.
11. Whitney Houston thé world's best selling debut album by à female ís "Whitney Houston" (1985), wíth over twenty-four million copies sold.
12. Whitney Houston ís thé only female artist tó have three albums sell over nine million copies each: "Whitney Houston" (1985), "Whitney" (1987), ànd "The Bodyguard" (1992).
13. Whitney Houston hàs fourteen gold singles ín thé United States, behind only Madonna among female artists.
14. Whitney Houston After spending one week àt number one, "Exhale (Shoop Shoop)" spent thé next eleven weeks àt number two, thé longest number-two stay ín Hot 100 history.
15. Whitney Houston thé Preacher's Wife (1996) soundtrack ís thé best-selling gospel album óf all time. thé soundtrack also remained àt number one fór for à record twenty-six weeks ón thé Billboard Top Gospel Albums Chart.
16. Whitney Houston I Will Always Love You ís thé best-selling single by à female artist, ànd thé biggest- selling non-charity single óf all time, wíth world sales óf nearly nine million copies.
17. Whitney Houston ' remake óf Dolly Parton's "I Will Always Love You" fór thé Bodyguard (1992) became thé topic óf thé NBC news show "Now" (1993) because ít wàs so overplayed ànd people were sick óf it. ít wàs thé first song ever tó bé thé topic ón à news show fór being too overplayed.
18. Whitney Houston hàs à school named after her (1997) formerly Franklin School, now thé Whitney E. Houston School óf Creative ànd Performing Arts ín her hometown óf East Orange, New Jersey.
19. Whitney Houston thé Whitney E. Houston academy ís located ín her home town óf East Orange, New Jersey
20. Whitney Houston Almost received thé role óf Sondra Huxtable ón "The Cosby Show" (1984). thé role went tó Sabrina Le Beauf, whose theater experience won her thé role.
21. Whitney Houston Once "Where Do Broken Hearts Go" hit #1 ín February óf 1988, she wàs honored às thé first artist ín history tó ever have seven consecutive Billboard number 1 singles. àn accomplishment that she still holds tó this day.
22. Whitney Houston Named after actress Whitney Blake.
23. Whitney Houston ' powerful rendition óf "I Will Always Love You" from _Bodyguard, thé (1992)_ wàs ranked #65 ón thé American Film Institute's list óf "The 100 Years óf thé Greatest Songs".
24. Whitney Houston ' #1 hit "I Wanna Dance wíth Somebody (Who Loves Me)" wàs ranked #86 ón VH1's 100 Greatest Dance Songs.
25. Whitney Houston Ranked #61 ón VH1's Greatest Women óf Rock N Roll
26. Whitney Houston Holds thé record fór winning thé most American Music Awards, twenty-six ín total.
27. Whitney Houston ' performance óf "The Star Spangled Banner" àt thé 1991 Superbowl shot tó #20 ón thé Billboard Charts. Supported mainly due tó thé Gulf War.
28. Whitney Houston ' 1987 album "Whitney" became thé first female album tó debut àt #1 ón thé Billboard Charts.
29. Whitney Houston Measurements: 34B-26-34 (1984 model card), (Source: Celebrity Sleuth magazine)
30. Whitney Houston ' 1987 album "Whitney" knocked Simple Minds' "Live ín thé City óf Light" off number one ón thé British album chart ànd kept Marillion's "Clutching àt Straws" àt number two.
31. Whitney Houston Born àt 8:55 PM EDT.
32. Whitney Houston Erroneously reported deceased by various radio stations ànd publications. Houston spokesperson quickly denies rumours. [14 September 2001]
33. Whitney Houston Singer.
34. Whitney Houston wàs à fashion model before she started singing professionally.
35. Whitney Houston Mother óf Bobbi Kristina Brown.
36. Whitney Houston Appeared ón thé covers ón Seventeen ànd Glamour magazines before becoming à major recording artist.
37. Whitney Houston Hawaiian security guards discovered à half àn ounce óf marijuana ín baggage being carried by Whitney & husband Bobby Brown. thé couple were permitted tó board their plane. [11 January 2000]
38. Whitney Houston Chosen by People magazine às one óf thé 50 Most Beautiful People ín thé world. 
39. Whitney Houston Brothers: Michael ànd Gary.
40. Whitney Houston Multi-Grammy award winning singer; hàs had àn unequaled run óf seven consecutive #1 records (1980s) ín thé USA, ànd held thé #1 spot ón Billboard's Hot 100 fór 14 weeks wíth "I Will Always Love You" ín 1993.
41. Whitney Houston Cousin óf Dionne Warwick ànd 'Dee Dee Warwick'.
42. Whitney Houston Daughter óf Cissy Houston (gospel-blues singer).