Kurt Cobain
Kurt Cobain
Celebrated Name: Kurt Cobain
Real Name/Full Name: Kurt Donald Cobain
Gender: Male
Age at the time of death: 27 years old
Birth Date: 20 February 1967
Date of Death: 5 April 1994
Birth Place: Aberdeen, Washington, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.75 m
Weight: 75 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Courtney Love
m. 1992–1994
Children: Yes (Frances Bean Cobain)
Profession: American singer, songwriter, and musician
Net Worth in 2024: $50 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Kurt Cobain was an American musician, singer, songwriter, guitarist, and poet. Cobain was the founder of the popular music band Nirvana in 1987. This was established as part of the Seattle music scene and grunge genre.

Maybe you know about Kurt Cobain very well But do you know how old was he at the time of his death and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Kurt Cobain’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Kurt was born on 20th February 1967 and died on April 5, 1994. The cause of Cobain’s death is suicide due to his struggle with heroin addiction, chronic health problems, and depression. He was born in Aberdeen, Washington.

Cobain was from the family with a music background; this made him develop his interest in music at the early stages of his life. At the age of four, he started playing piano and singing. Cobain had a relationship with Love and bonded together often through drug use; however, they had plenty of oppositions for their marriage.

It is notable that Cobain felt miserable at his school because of his parents’ divorce and their marriage after their divorce, this probably made him get addicted to drugs. It is also strongly believed that Cobain behaved weirdly towards adults during his youth and bullied many at school.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 20 February 1967, Kurt Cobain was 27 years old at the time of his death. His height was 1.75 m tall and weighed 75 kg.


Having his sincere passion for music at a young age being from an extraordinary musical family, he started his own music band when his uncle offered him a used guitar for his 14th birthday in 1981. He performed doing so much of cover songs before creating his own songs. Being religious, he often used Christian imagery in his work and maintained an interest in Buddhist philosophy and Jainism. His band name ‘Nirvana’ was taken from the Buddhist concept, which means ‘freedom from pain.’

It is remarkable that Cobain immersed in artistic projects in his life more than son writing. Most of his works were followed by a sense of humor. His band Nirvana’s unplugged set, was released as an album in 1994. His songwriting skills developed by American Alternative Rock band Pixies.

Awards & Achievements

However, Cobain’s life ended with tragedy facing miserable situations in his early life. His achievements are greater to the fact that there were so much of book and movies were made post his death on his life and accomplishments. Even after so much of the accomplishments and achievements, he never minded making his collaborations with unpopular artists and musicians in the long run. He is one well-known member of the 27 Club.

Net Worth & Salary of Kurt Cobain in 2024

Kurt Cobain Net Worth
Kurt Cobain Net Worth

As of May 2024, Kurt Cobain’s estimated net worth is $50 million by now is tremendous and remarkable, which was accumulated through his various projects on music and cults at a very young age. It is really adorning to know that he generated so many earnings and revenues before his death at the age of 27. He is very popular during his times. He faced lots of struggles to cope with his fame and media attention due to his health problems at an early age due to which he lost his life.

Undoubtedly Kurt Cobain was highly talented with his marvelous skills, which were in his blood since his birth. This is due to his exuberant style in music and cults, which were created in time with passion and knowledge. Music alone was never his passion, but his consistent interest in learning the style of songwriting and other activities made him popular at a very early stage.


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