Whitney Houston makes history at Madame Tussauds

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Plenty of celebrities are immortalized at Madame Tussauds famous wax museums, but Whitney Houston is breaking a record.

She will become the first to get four wax figures in the attraction's 200-year history. They will recreate significant moments in the late singer's career including her performance of the "Star Spangled Banner" at Super Bowl 25 and her first major acting role in the 1992 film "The Bodyguard."

In a press release, Pat Houston, speaking on behalf of Houston's family says they "were extremely honored" when Madame Tussauds approached them about doing four wax figures and it's something they are "excited" to do for Houston's fans.

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