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Kurt Cobain

Rocker Kurt Cobain
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Profession: Rocker

United States of America

Biography: Best known as the lead singer, guitarist, and primary songwriter of the grunge band Nirvana. Following the success of the album "Nevermind", Nirvana was labeled "the flagship band" of Generation X, and Cobain hailed as "the spokesman of a generation".

Born: February 20, 1967
Birthplace: Aberdeen, Washington, USA

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Pisces

Died: April 5, 1994 (aged 27)
Cause of Death: Suicide

Married Life

  • 1992-02-24 Singer-songwriter Courtney Love (27) weds lead singer Kurt Cobain (25) on Waikiki Beach in Honolulu, Hawaii

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