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Courtney Love

pramesh Published On Sun Mar 01 2020   Modified On Sun Mar 01 2020
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Full NameCourtney Michelle Harrison
First NameCourtney
Middle NameMichelle
Last NameHarrison
Birth NameCourtney
ProfessionSinger, songwriter , musician and actress
Birth CitySan Francisco, California
Birth CountryAmerica
Father NameHank Harrison
Father ProfessionRoad manager
Mother NameLinda Carroll
Mother ProfessionAuthor, marriage counselor and family therapist
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual Orientationheterosexual
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseJames Moreland ( m 1989) Kurt Cobain (m. 1992)
No Of Children1
SibilingsJaimee rodriguez Benjamin Barraud Joshua Barraud Nicole Rodriguez Daniel Menely
FilmographyThe people vs. Larry Flynt Sid and Nancy Man on gthe Moon
Height178 cm
Weight55 kg
Networth$18 M
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Date of BirthJuly 9,1964
Age56 years


    of Courtney Love

    What is Courtney Love marital status ?Married
    How many children does Courtney Love have ?1
    Who is Courtney Love married with?James Moreland ( m 1989) Kurt Cobain (m. 1992)
    What is the height of Courtney Love?178 cm
    What is the weight of Courtney Love?55 kg

    Who Is Courtney Love?

    Courtney Love is one of the talented song writer-singer as well as actress. She built her fame as a lead vocalist for an alternative rock band Hole, formed in year 1989.

    Love is also known as a the wife of Nirvana's deceased vocalist Kurt Cobain.

    Why Is Courtney Love famous?

    Courtney is the member of a famous rock band Hole. She also got more famous after marrying Nirvana's front-man Kurt Cobain.

    Courtney performing live with her band Hole
    Courtney performing live with her band Hole

    Her fame further increased after she was nominated for Golden Globe Award for her performance as Althea Leasure in Milos Forman's The People vs. Larry Flynt released in 1996. The movie cemented her as a talented Hollywood actress as well.                                  

    Courtney Love's Early life, Bio, Career

    Currently 55, Courtney Love was born on July 9, 1964, at Saint Francisco Memorial Hospital in San Francisco, California to publisher Hank Harrison and Therapist-writer Linda Carroll.

    Courtney Love
    Courtney Love

    Love is of Cuban, English, German, Irish, and Welsh descent. 

    Courtney's parents divorced when she was 5 years old, as per her mother's statement in 1969, her father fed her LSD when she was a toddler. Though the claims were denied by her father Courtney's full custody was granted to her mother.

    Love was born to counter-cultural parents and had an itinerant childhood and she has said that she had a very difficult childhood growing up in Portland, Oregon.

    Love spent much of her childhood in reform schools because of  her troubled past and then eventually became a stripper when she turned 16.

    Love traveled around the world in her 20s before eventually returning to the America, deciding to take her a career in music. After returning from a world tour, she formed her own rock band, Hole, in 1989.

    Love's role in film "The People vs. Larry Flynt" got her a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress. Reportedly, Columbia Pictures had doubts about signing Love at first because of her troubled past, but she proved she was not only fit for the role but was an actor of a Golden Globe caliber.

    Courtney is loved because she is a public figure who show people that they don't need to be perfect to become anything. Everyone has flaws, but they just need to work through them. 

    Outspoken, brash and sometimes out of control, Love has become one of the alternative rock's most fascinating figures.

    She began with "Pagan Babies," which was her first musical project. In 2020, NME named her "one of the most influential singer in alternative culture of the 30 years".

    Pagan Babies

    Love has also appear in some big budget movies such as Man on the Moon (1999) and Trapped (2002). In 2000, Love won the Grand Jury Award for Best Actress for her performance in Julie Johnson.

    Courtney Love's Net Worth

    The total net worth of Courtney Love is estimated around $180 million, as of  2020. Love is highly valued by music lovers all over the world.

    Is Courtney Love Married Or Dating Someone?

    Courtney Love is the widow of a famous rock band Nirvana's vocalist Kurt Cobain. She was married to Kurt from Feb 24, 1992, up until his death in 1994.

    Courtnet Love with Kurt Cobain
    Courtnet Love with Kurt Cobain

    Cobain and Love got married months after they started dating. Four months into dating, Love was already pregnant with their daughter; so the pair got married in Honolulu, Hawaii on February 24, 1992. 

    Courtnet Love, Kurt Cobain & Frances Bean Cobain
    Courtnet Love, Kurt Cobain & Frances Bean Cobain

    Their daughter Frances Bean Cobain who was born on August 18 1992. Both suffered from drug abuse issues and but the problem only started after their marriage.

    Love's daughter Frances Bean Cobain

    After suffering deep depression for a year, on Mar, 1994, Kurt eventually took his own life with a shotgun on Apr 5, 1994, leaving his wife Love and his daughter behind.

    Courtnet Love & Kurt Cobain
    Courtnet Love & Kurt Cobain

    Love was in a Los Angeles rehab when Kurt killed himself and was deeply shattered by her husband's death.

    While grieving over her husband's death, Love still decided to read out the notes that he had left behind on his memorial service, so his fans can have full information of what he has left behind.

    Prior to marrying Kurt, Love was married to a musician James Moreland in 1989 but she has said that her first marriage was 'just a joke'. 

    After Cobain's death she started dating her co-actor Edward Norton from The People vs. Larry Flynt in 1996 the pair dated each-other for three years and split in 1999.

    After separating from Edward, she dated someone a lot like Kurt. this time she dated an English musician-actor and comedian Noel Fielding. They first time in July 2007, English comedian and actor. 

    Love, after Fielding dated another musician Dave Navarro from Red Hot Chili Peppers in 2010. Dave and Courtney started dating in April 2010, and the pair was also caught kissing in the middle of their performance in Hollywood. 

    Courtney was reportedly linked with screenwriter Aaron Sorkin in 2014 after her separation from Navarro.

    Courtney Love's Statistics & Body Measurement

    Courtney was once a heartthrob singer and actress. though she is still beautiful, her drug habits have ruined her actual charm. 

    But, the alternative singer and actress has outed that she is now 18 months sober and is taking life more seriously. She often pays tribute to deceased souls and people she knew, who have lost their lives to drugs and depression via her Instagram.

      Name   Courtney Love  
      Age   55 years
      Birth date   9 July 1964
      Birth Place  San Francisco,California 
      Weight   55 kg
      Nationality  American
      Height  5 ft  9 inch
      ProfessionSinger,Song writer and Actress
      Hair Colour  Blonde
      Eyes Colour   Blue

    FAQ's on Courtney Love?

    Who is Courtney Love Daughter?  

    Courtney Love's daughter's name is  Frances Bean Cobain born on Aug 18, 1992.

    How did Kurt Cobain meet Courtney Love ?   

    Courtney Love and Cobain met on January 12, 1990, in Portland's Satyricon nightclub.

    How much does Courtney Love weigh? 

    Courtney Love  weighs around 65 Kg now.

    When did Courtney Love formed her first rock band Hole?

    Courtney Love formed her first rock band Hole in 1989.