Kurt Cobain- Musician/Song writer
Kurt was considered the last real “rock-star”. He was the lead vocalist, guitarist and songwriter for the rock band Nirvana. Best known for their hit “Smells Like Teen Spirit” from their second studio album Nevermind (1991) would go on to sell 25 million records in the U.S and 75 million records world-wide, making it one of the best-selling albums of all time; also ranking in RollingStones magazine as one of the best albums of all time.
in 1994 Cobain was found dead in his Seattle home by an electrician, he was 27. He committed suicide with a shotgun 3-4 days before his body was found; he left a suicide note behind. Cobain was succeeded by his wife Courtney Love and his daughter Frances Cobain.