Kristina Brown who was found face down in bathtub in January is fighting for her life as her health deteriorates signalling her final days at a hospice.
Otherwise, the daughter of Queen Whitney Houston and famous singer Bobby Brown, who wanted to become a singer and actress like her mother, could not redeem her wish. Instead, she became a victim of drug abuse and ill health from the childhood.
Here is a quick look at Bobbi Kristina Brown’s early life and the way her life was destined to what she is facing now, induced medical coma with life support system removed. It could be few hours or few days but the decision of the family is to leave it in God’s hands.
1993: Born on March 4, 1993 in Livingston, New Jersey, Kristina’s childhood has been characterized by a drug problem that afflicted her parents and the domestic violence often witnessed by the child. When her parents divorced, Kristina’s custody was given to Whitney Houston though Bobby still had visitation rights.
1994 – Kristina was brought into spotlight when she was just two-years-old. Whitney Houstan carried her onstage to receive the American Music Award. Since then Kristina remained in the limelight as the daughter of famous parents in the music industry.
2003 – When Kristina was just 10 year old, her father Bobby Brown was arrested on charges of misdemeanor battery after allegedly striking and shouting epitaphs at Whitney.
2008 – Unconfirmed reports said Bobbi Kristina was admitted into a psychiatric ward, after she tried to stab her mother in an argument before turning the blade on herself and trying to slit her wrists.
2011 – Kristina was caught on camera snorting cocaine at a party.
March 2011 – Kristina was handcuffed and cited for underage drinking with Nick Gordon, Whitney’s adopted son.
February 11, 2012 – Kristina Brown was named the sole beneficiary of her mother’s estate.
October 2012 – Kristina announced her engagement to Nick Gordon, who was supposed to be Whitney’s adopted son and stayed with the family ever since he was 12 years old.
2014 – Kristina and Nick Gordon announced that they got married on January 9, 2014 but her father and lawyer refused the statement.
January 31, 2015 – Kristina was found face down in a bathtub at her Georgia residence. She was rushed to a hospital where doctors told the family that any meaningful recovery would be a ‘miracle.’
February 2, 2015 – Brown was moved to Emory University Hospital, where she blinked her eyes but the medical expert said “blinking her eyes doesn’t mean she’s out of the woods” and that she remained in a coma and on a ventilator.
March 25, 2015 – Cissy Houston, Kristina’s grandmother appeared on the New York-based radio show “Mid-days With Shaila” and told her that Kristina’s condition is still same and that there was “still not a great deal of hope. We’re praying.” Kristina was moved to Atlanta rehabilitation facility.
June 2015 – Kristina was flown to Chicago by Bobby Brown to be seen by specialists but nothing changed. So she was again brought back to Atlanta rehab.
June 24, 2015 – Brown was moved to Peachtree Christian Hospice in Duluth, Georgia, where her life support was reportedly taken off, leaving it to “God’s hands”.