Kurt Donald Cobain was born on february 20 1967 in Aberdeen, Washington and (unfortunately) he was died on April 5 1994. He would 46 years old today.
His mother,Wendy Elizabeth was a waitress and his father called Donald Leland Cobain.
He was an American musician and artist, best known as the lead singer, guitarist and primary songwriter of the grunge band Nirvana. Kurt formed Nirvana with Krist Novoselic in 1985. The drummer was Chad Channing in the early years (1988-1990), but Kurt found a new drummer. He was Dave Grohl (Foo Fighters).
The name of the Nirvana was taken from the Buddhist concept, which Cobain described as "freedom from pain, suffering and the external world," which paralleled with the punk rock ethic and ideology.
Nirvana found breakthrough success with 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' from their second album Nevermind (1991).
Kurt and Courtney Love met on January 12 1990 in Portland's Satyricon nightclub. Around the time of Nirvana's 1992 performance on Saturday Night Live, Love discovered that she was pregnant with Cobain's child. On February 24, 1992, a few days after the conclusion of Nirvana's Pacific Rim tour, Cobain and Love were married on Waikiki Beach in Hawaii.
Their daughter, Frances Bean Cobain was born on august 18 1992.
Kurt struggled with heroin addiction, illness and depression in the last few years in his life.
Kurt was found dead at his home in Seattle on april 8 1994. The victim of what was officially ruled a suicide by a self-inflicted shotgun wound to the head.
Happy birthday Kurt, we will love you forever!
Rest in peace, you rockstar!