28 New Photos From Kurt Cobain’s Tragic Death Finally Released
Kurt Cobain remains one of the most iconic rock musicians in history. He was rated as the 12th greatest guitarist of all time. There are still stories to this day where people believe Cobain faked his death or that it is a big conspiracy. Cobain lives on through his wife Courtney Love and their daughter, Francis Bean.
This disturbing photograph was of the death scene of famous musician Kurt Cobain. This photograph shows Kurt Cobain’s arm with the medical bracelet he received. This was the medical bracelet he received just days before his death from a rehabilitation center.
This is a photo of Kurt Cobain’s foot right by a brown paper bag. Inside this bag where the shot gun shells that Cobain used that night. Cobain shot himself to death in Seattle, Washington.
Many people believed that Kurt Cobain’s death was part of some strange conspiracy theory. This is a photograph that was released of the actual shot gun he used to murder himself. To this day, people believe that foul play might have taken place.
The suicide of Kurt Cobain was such a complete media frenzy the police department had to go to great lengths or keep his privacy. This is a photo of a cloth covering the glass doors. It was put up to keep the gawkers and media from photographing or seeing the rock icon dead.
When Kurt Cobain passed it was in the mid of the 90’s grunge era. This is a photograph of one of the detectives of the case on a 1990’s cell phone. You can see the distress in this man’s face.
Kurt Donald Cobain was born on February 20, 1967. He tragically shot himself and committed suicide on April 5, 1994 at the young age of 27. Cobain was a musician, singer, songwriter, guitarist and visual artist.
The home where Cobain was found was disheveled and decrepit. In the actual room where Cobain’s body was found there was only one stool as the sole piece of furniture. It was a greenhouse room above the detached garage.
This devastating case of this world renowned rock superstar was a tragedy for all. It took many police officers to supervise and secure the premises. This is a photograph of some of those officers going over the crime scene.
This is a particularly devastating photograph. This photo shows what are assumed to be Cobain’s winter hat, cigarette butts, sunglasses and a wallet. All of these items are surrounding Cobain’s heroin kit, which was the ultimate cause of his demise.
When Kurt Cobain committed suicide in 1994 he left a suicide note. This is a photograph of Cobain’s suicide note with a red pen stuck through the center. Cobain was the lead singer of the rock band Nirvana. (in case you didn’t know)
It is actually quite tragic as with everything related to Kurt Cobain’s death. But years after this awful tragedy, Cobain’s widow, Courtney Love, and daughter, Frances Bean Cobain try with all of their might to keep the death-scene photographs sealed. This is just another example of how a tragic death can affect everyone around you.
Kurt Cobain struggled so much with drugs during his short life. This is a crime scene photo showing his box with heroine. It has syringes and a spoon for melting. It looks dirty and decrepit.
This is an awful photo showing Kurt Cobain’s drug kit. This photograph shows his heroin kit, along with syringes. Cobain kept all of these drug items in his secret cigar box, with a dirty towel nearby.
This is a heart breaking and heart-wrenching photo of the suicide note that Kurt Cobain left upon his demise. Cobain found great success with songs like “Smells Like Teen Spirit” and made Cobain the voice of a generation. He left a note saying goodbye to his loved ones.
This is an eerie photo of Kurt Cobain’s drivers license inside his black, leather wallet. Although Cobain was such a huge star, he was often uncomfortable in front of fans and clouds. He also felt very misunderstood.
In this terrifying photo you can clearly see Kurt Cobain’s drug kit. There is a lighter, a dirty spoon, what appears to be ash. There are even syringes in this box. A pack of pills can be seen as well.
This is the suicide letter that was found with Cobain when he passed. His body was found at his home on Lake Washington Boulevard by an electrician. The electrician first thought he was just sleeping until he noticed the shotgun pointing at his chin. Cobain had completely lost his will to live.
Only a few weeks before Cobain’s suicide his wife at the time, Courtney Love, along with other friends and music executives got together for an intervention for Cobain. Cobain gave in and agreed to a detox program. It was at this facility where Cobain saw his daughter for the final time.
Cobain hopping a fence, escaping rehab and catching a flight from LA back to Seattle. Only days before Cobain’s suicide Courtney Love hired a private investigator to find Cobain. There were rumors of Nirvana breaking up.
A suicide note was found near Cobain’s body. This suicide note was addressed to “Boddah,” which was Cobain’s imaginary friend as a child. In this letter Cobain stated that he, “had not felt the excitement of listening to as well as creating music, along with really writing…for too many years now.”
This is a photo showing a police officer at the scene of Cobain’s suicide. The officers were in charge of securing the crime scene. High levels of heroin and diazepam were found in Cobain’s body upon his death.
This is a photo of the beautiful home that Kurt Cobain had. This was in Seattle, Washington. It is especially heartbreaking to look at this home and to think of the devastation and darkness that went on inside these walls.
This is the beautiful wrap around driveway to Kurt Cobain’s home. This is the location of his death. This was his white, home that he worked hard for. It is so sad that such a talented artist could not seem to find happiness in life.
This is a photo of the inside of Kurt Cobain’s home. It is tragic that they believe Cobain died on April 5, 1994, but his body was not discovered until April 8th. Meaning his corps had been lying in the home for days.
The world was devastated upon hearing of Cobain’s death. A vigil was held on April 10, 1994 in Seattle, Washington. Approximately seven thousand mourners attended. During the vigil, Courtney Love read some of the suicide note to the crowd, crying and mourning.
This is a picture of the outside exterior of Cobain’s house. In this photo you can see the greenhouse sitting above the garage where Cobain’s body was found. A final ceremony was arranged on May 31, 1999.
David Grohl was an extremely close friend of Cobain’s. When he heard of Cobain’s death Grohl stated, “probably the worst thing that has happened to me in my life. I remember the day after I woke up and I was heartbroken that he was gone. I just felt like, “Okay, so I get to wake up today and have another day and he doesn’t.” Many of Cobain’s closest friends did not believe that he would make it past 30 years old.
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