Nirvana: A history in pictures

Nirvana: A history in pictures

Kurt Cobain is found dead.

Credit: Getty/THERESE FRARE

April 8, 1994

Kurt Cobain is found dead.

Cobain was found dead of a self-inflicted shotgun wound to the head. He struggled with heroin addiction and depression, and his death was ruled a suicide.

Photo: A police officer stands guard on the back porch of Kurt Cobain's garage where Cobain's body was found early April 8, 1994 in Seattle after an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound. Cobain was 27.

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