Kurt Cobain Age, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Children and Biography

Kurt Cobain Net Worth

$50 Million

Kurt Cobain also known as Kurt Donald Cobain, was an American singer, songwriter and artist. As of 1994, Kurt Cobain’s net worth was $50 million. He came into prominence as the founder of the rock band called “Nirwana”.

He had his official account on Instagram with the user name @kurtcobain. He shared his videos and posts on it and had accumulated gigantic fan-following on the social media platform.

Kurt Cobain Wiki/Biography

Born on 20 February 1967, Kurt Cobain’s age was 27 Years Old as of 1994. He was born and raised in an upper-middle-class family from Aberdeen, Washington, United States. He was known to be an American by nationality and followed the Christian religion. He was also interested in Buddhism and Jainism.

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Kurt Cobain Childhood Pic

Kurt Cobain did his early schooling at a local private school in his town and attended Aberdeen High School, which he later dropped out due to addiction to an opioid painkiller. His maternal uncle and aunt were from the music profession, so he developed an interest in music from his childhood and started playing piano and singing at the age of 4 only. Although he didn’t get a chance to learn music technology, yet he pursued his career in music.

Name Kurt Cobain
Full Name Kurt Donald Cobain
Net Worth $50 Million
Date of Birth 20 February 1967
Date of Death 5 April 1994
Age 27 Years Old
Birth Place Aberdeen, Washington, United States
Death Place Seattle, Washington, United States
Profession Singer, Songwriter and Artist
Debut Song: Love Buzz (1988)
Years Active 1982 – 1994
Nationality American
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Dutch, English, French, German, Irish and Scottish Descent
Hometown Aberdeen, Washington, United States
Zodiac Sign Pisces
School/High Shool Local Private School, Aberdeen, Washington, United States
Aberdeen High School, Maryland, United States
Education Qualification High School Dropped Out

Family, Wife & Relationships

Kurt Cobain’s parents are Donald and Wendy Cobain. Kurt Cobain’s father’s name is Donald Cobain, who worked as an automotive mechanic.

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Kurt Cobain with his Father

Kurt Cobain’s mother’s name is Wendy Cobain, who worked as a waitress. His parents got divorced when he was nine years old.

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Kurt Cobain with his Parents

He also had three siblings. his sisters named Kimberly Dawn Cobain and Brianne O’Conner and a brother named Chad Cobain.

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Kurt Cobain with his Sister (Kimberly Dawn Cobain)

Kurt Cobain’s marital status is married. He was married to Courtney Love, who is a singer, musician, and actress. The couple tied a knot on February 24, 1992, on Waikiki Beach in Hawaii and he had one child his daughter named Francis Bean Cobain. After two years of married life, Kurt committed suicide in 1994.

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Kurt Cobain’s Daughter
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Kurt Cobain Family

He was also romantically involved with a woman named Mary Lou Lord before his marriage.

Father Name Donald Cobain
Mother Name Wendy Cobain
Brother Name Chad Cobain
Sister Name Kimberly Dawn Cobain
Brianne O’Conner
Girlfriend Courtney Love
Mary Lou Lord (Ex)
Marital Status Married
Wife Name Courtney Love
Children Name Francis Bean Cobain (Daughter)

Physical Appearance

Kurt Cobain was a young good-looking smart and handsome man with a charming and dashing personality. He owned a strong and attractive physique with impressive body measurements and a rhomboid muscular body type.

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He was about 5 feet 9 inches in height and his body weight was around 75 kg. He had short and stylish blonde color hair and also had blistering blue color beautiful and mesmerizing eyes.

Height (approx) in centimeters: 179 cm
in meters: 1.79 m
in feet inches: 5’ 9”
Weight (approx) in kilograms: 75 kg
in pounds: 165 lbs
Eye Colour Blue
Hair Colour Blonde


Kurt Cobain started his journey towards his career in 1982 by performing in musical concerts. In 1987 he had formed the rock band called “Nirwana” along with Krist Novoselic and Aaron Burckhard and was the frontman, guitarist, and songwriter of the band.

In 1989 he launched his first album with Nirwana titled “Bleach”.

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His other album “Nevermind” was released in 1991 and was greatly appreciated by the audience. After two years in 1993, he released his next album “In Utero”.

His highly admired songs include “Something in the Way”, “Lithium”, “About a Girl”, “In Bloom”, “Come as You Are”, “Polly”, “All Apologies”, “Heart-Shaped Box” and others.

He had been a part of several musical concerts and Tours such as the “Pacific Rim” tour in 1992, “New Music Seminar” in 1993.

Kurt Cobain Net Worth Summary

As of 1994, Kurt Cobain’s net worth was $50 million. He earned money through his singing projects and also generated money as a visual artist.

Facts and Information

As per reports Kurt Cobain had become obstinate and aggressive and led a depressed life after his parents’ divorce. His mother kicked him out of the house and he had to live under a bridge over the Wishkah River during homelessness.

His chronic health problems, addiction to drugs, and personal and professional pressures of fame forced him to shoot himself on April 5, 1994.

Kurt was a talented musician. He was listed in the 100 Greatest Songwriters of All Time, 100 Guitarists, and 100 Greatest singers of All Time by an American magazine, Rolling Stone, and also secured 7th rank among “22 Greatest Voices in Music” by MTV.

He is still to be counted as one of the most recognized musicians in the history of alternative rock.

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