Nirvana History

Events in Music


Event of interestEvent of Interest

1992-05-16 "Smells Like Nirvana" by Weird Al Yankovic hits #35

Parody Singer and Comedian Weird Al Yankovic
Parody Singer and Comedian
Weird Al Yankovic

Hall of fameHall of Fame

2013-12-17 Cat Stevens, Hall & Oates, Kiss, Linda Ronstadt, and Nirvana are inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Singer and songwriter Cat Stevens
Singer and songwriter
Cat Stevens
  • 2014-04-11 2014 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees: Peter Gabriel, Hall & Oates, KISS, Nirvana, Linda Ronstadt, and Cat Stevens

Birthdays in Music

  • 1965-05-16 Krist Novoselic, American bassist (Nirvana)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1967-02-20 Kurt Cobain, American rock vocalist (Nirvana), born in Aberdeen, Washington (d. 1994)

Rocker Kurt Cobain
Rocker
Kurt Cobain
  • 1969-01-14 Dave Grohl, drummer (Nirvana, Foo Fighters)
  • 1991-07-09 Spencer Elden, Baby/Model on Nirvana (band)'s Nevermind album

Deaths in Music


Person of interestPerson of Interest

1994-04-05 Kurt Cobain, grunge rocker (Nirvana), commits suicide by gun at 27 in Seattle, Washington

Rocker Kurt Cobain
Rocker
Kurt Cobain