For more than 50 years, the Guinness World Records has carefully documented every imaginable world record there is; from the simply inspiring to the truly bizarre. It comes as no surprise therefor that there are a number of composers, musicians and performers who currently hold a certain record to date. For example, Stephen Sondheim is the most Tony-awarded composer, while Sammy Cahn is the most Oscar nominated composer for Best Original Song.
This Day in Music History: 1963 - Singer Whitney Houston was born in Newark, New Jersey. to John Russell Houston, Jr. and Cissy Houston. Her greatest hits include "How Will I Know," "Saving All My Love For You," "Greatest Love of All," "I Wanna Dance With Somebody," "Didn't We Almost Have It All," "So Emotional," "Where Do Broken Hearts Go," "All the Man That I Need," "I'm Your Baby Tonight," "You Give Good Love" and "I Will Always Love You."