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Kurt Cobain's Birthday Remembered Today

Today marks the birthday of the late iconic alternative rocker Kurt Cobain of the American band Nirvana. Cobain passed away on April 5, 1994 after allegedly taking taken his own life at his Seattle residence. Cobain left behind his wife, Courtney Love, and daughter, Frances Bean, in addition to millions of fans.

Cobain's fans mourn his passing yet his legacy continues with his powerful contributions to music. Fans have gathered at Viretta Park near Cobain's former
Seattle residence, for a work party to honor the late Cobain and work toward removing invasive plants and laying mulch needed for future plantings. Organizers report the "work party" will be held from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. local time.

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