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Whitney Houston would have been 50 years old today

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(CNN) - Today (August 9) would have been the legendary Whitney Houston's 50th birthday.

The star died in February 2012 from what doctors call a "cardiac event" after using cocaine. Houston left behind a long legacy including 31 Billboard Music Awards, 22 American Music Awards, 7 Grammys and two Emmy's.

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