Pair of sneakers that famous basketball player Michael Jordan it has granted to the late singer Whitney Houston sold on auction for $ 20,000 in connection with the sale of the objects of the late star for buyers from all over the world paid half a million dollars.
More than a hundred cases of late singing star Whitney Houston, including awards, glamorous dresses, wedding gown, address books and passports were sold on Friday and Saturday at the auction held in Beverly Hills.
The auction attracted great interest, said Jill moon auction house Heritage Auctions. “People see it as a pop star, but she was more than that. He was very influential, global phenomenon, “he added.
Four years after her death in the 48th year of life, a new owner took gowns for her performances, dresses from famous designers Dolce & Gabbana and Marc Bouwen, personal notes about the movie “Waiting sigh” awards of MTV, EMI, Bambi, American Music Awards etc.
The passport of 1985 her first trip abroad of which is pictured as a 21-year-old girl was sold for 11,250 dollars, while her satin wedding dress with ivory from the designer Bouwen, where in 1992 she married singer Bobby Brown’s sold for 15,000.
MTV Music Award that Whitney Houston won for best female video for hit single “How Will I Know” in 1985.1986 was sold for 16,500 dollars, while its German Bambi Award for $ 15,000.
Friendship singer with one of the best basketball players in history Michael Jordan and the late South African President Nelson Mandela is immortalized through the gifts that she has donated as shoes “Air Jordan” and a copy of the autobiographical book by Nobel Peace Prize with dedication of Mandela “friends of Whitney and Bobby.”
After her divorce from Bobby Brown and long struggle with addiction to drugs and alcohol, Houston in 2012 suffocate in a tub at the hotel “Beverly Hilton”, just a few streets away from where I was held this auction.