R.I.P. Whitney Houston: 1963 - 2012

Whitney Houston sings the National Anthem during the pregame show at Super Bowl XXV while tens of thousands of football fans wave tiny American flags in an incredible outburst of patriotism during the Persian Gulf War on 01/27/1991. (Photo by Michael Zagaris/Getty Images)

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On Saturday, February 11--the night before last year's Grammys--the music world lost a legend, when Whitney Houston died suddenly at age 48, right before she was about to attend her mentor Clive Davis's famous pre-Grammy soiree. Here, Yahoo! Music takes a look at Whitney throughout the years. Please feel free to share your own memories and condolences on the message board below.

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