When did Whitney Houston die?

Whitney Houston, an American singer and actress, passed away on February 11, 2012. She was found unresponsive in her hotel room at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. The cause of her death was determined to be accidental drowning, with heart disease and cocaine use being contributing factors. Houston was a highly successful and influential artist, known for her powerful vocals and numerous hit songs, including “I Will Always Love You” and “Saving All My Love for You”. Her untimely death was a shock to the music industry and her fans around the world, and she is remembered as one of the greatest singers of all time.