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All About Kurt Cobain
Transcript of All About Kurt Cobain
What he enjoyed
Cobain liked to buy big hunks of meat from the grocery store, and then go out into the woods and shoot at them with a variety of guns.
Did you Know?
Cobain came close to joining the Navy, even meeting with a recruitment officer at one point to discuss enrolling.
Kurt Donald Cobain :)
Born: February 20Th, 1967
Died: April 5Th 1994.
He died when he was only 27
He struggled with drug addiction and the feeling of being misunderstood.
Cobain started using heroin on a daily basis to relieve his chronic stomach pains. But also, Courtney Love had a role in his addiction. He then started to spend $100 a day for heroin.
Before he was famous, Cobain worked as a swimming instructor for kids at the YMCA in Aberdeen.
His life Before
Cobain was born at Grays Harbour Community Hospital.
- Nirvana won one American Music Award in 1995 for Favorite Heavy Metal/Hard Rock Artist , and was nominated for one in 1992 for Favorite Heavy Metal/Hard Rock Artist .
- Nirvana is ranked #30 on The Rolling Stone's 100 best musicians of all time.
He was lead singer, guitarist, and primary songwriter of Nirvana
His favorite food
He loved Kraft-brand macaroni and cheese.
He jumped from job to job right after he dropped out of high school
Some Pictures of Kurt :)
Kurt's Death :(
In picture form
About Cobain's Death
He died on April 8, 1994
What was thought was he, officially ruled a suicide by a self-inflicted shotgun wound to the head.
Forensic analysis determined that he had committed suicide three days prior on April 5.
Where did he die?
He died in Seattle, Washington
The Police found him dead in a guest house above a detached garage
Some Clips About Kurt
Long term affects of heroin
Inflammation of the gums
Weakening of the immune system
Respiratory (breathing) illnesses
Muscular weakness, partial paralysis
Reduced sexual capacity and long-term impotence in men
Menstrual disturbance in women
Inability to achieve orgasm (women and men)
Loss of memory and intellectual performance
Pustules on the face
Loss of appetite
short term affects
Clouded mental functioning
Nausea and vomiting
Hypothermia (body temperature lower than normal)
Coma or death (due to overdose)
Stimulant or Depressant?
Heroin is not technically categorized either as a depressant or stimulant, but rather as an opiate. It is a highly addictive drug derived from morphine, which is obtained from the opium poppy plant.