Hollywood Says Goodbye: Notable Celebrity Deaths of 2012

A number of familiar faces left us in 2012, from movies, TV and music — even the world's oldest teenager proved mortal

The show went on after Whitney Houston was found dead in a hotel bathtub on the eve of the Grammy Awards in February, but it wasn't the same. A huge talent with unique power and range, Houston one of the most successful pop singers in modern music history. She was the most honored female singer of all time, winning six Grammy Awards in her career, two Emmys and 22 American Music Awards.