The beloved recording artist, singer, actress, producer and model sold a quarter-billion records during her renowned recording career while winning nearly every entertainment award imaginable.
In fact, according to Guinness World Records, Whitney Houston was officially the most awarded woman in history.
On February 11, 2012, the world was plunged into shock when Whitney was found dead in Beverly Hills on the eve of the Grammy Awards, and no one can forget.
Many are missing her voice, her smile, and her laugh today.
Today, on Whitney Houston's 50th birthday, her family members and closest friends are celebrating her life, and they want everyone to freely express emotional birthday sentiments for Whitney.
Fans are invited to share their favorite Whitney moments and post their memories on the official WHITNEY HOUSTON website, which features a special "Celebrating Whitney Houston" 50th birthday section.
Surely Whitney is celebrating with her Lord today while groovin' to Heaven's latest megahit song... and we know she'll start singing the missing harmony part.
Click and celebrate with the following video (the ultimate Whitney Houston megamix music video) as great memories return on the 50th anniversary of the birth of the one and only Whitney Houston.
Happy Birthday, Whitney!