|Real Name/Full Name||Courtney Michelle Love|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Courtney Love|
|Birth Place:||San Francisco, California, United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||9 July 1964|
|Age/How Old:||58 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 177 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
|Weight:||In Kilograms –55 Kg
In Pounds – 121 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – Hank Harrison
Mother – Linda Carroll
|School:||Eugene Montessori School|
|College:||Nelson College for Girls; Portland State University|
|Husband/Spouse Name:||Kurt Cobain (m. 1992–1994), James Moreland (m. 1989–1989)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Frances Bean Cobain|
|Profession:||Singer, songwriter and actress|
|Net Worth:||$120 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
Courtney Love is an American Singer and Actress who became internationally famous as a lead singer of an alternative rock band named Hole. She was married to famous singer Kurt Cobain. Love has contributed in numerous films and motion pictures throughout her career and has been nominated three times by Grammy for her outstanding work
Well, how well do you know about Courtney Love? If not much, here is what we know about Courtney Love to date.
Biography and Early Life
The birthplace of Courtney is San Francisco, California. She is the oldest child of her parents. Her mother was a physiotherapist by profession, while her father was a publisher. Her parents divorced when Courtney was six years old. She was mostly raised by her blood-mother and her step-father. She was diagnosed with autism when she was nine years old. After her mother’s second marriage, Courtney started to stay with her grandmother, and from her teenage, she started to do drugs.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Courtney Love in 2023 and what is her height and weight? Well, Courtney Love’s age is 58 years old as of today’s date 23rd March 2023 having been born on 9 July 1964. Though, she is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 177 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 121 lbs in Pound and 55kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Blue and hair color is Blonde.
Courtney started her schooling by attending a Montessori School in Eugene. In an interview, she revealed that she used to feel unwanted in school because of her weak social skill. She was also not interested in formal education. She got herself enrolled into New Zealand Nelson College for girls but was suspended and expelled from her higher studies because of her misbehavior.
She was then admitted to Portland State University with a major in English and Philosophy. It is unknown if she had finished her studies. One year later, she got herself enrolled in Trinity College but didn’t finish her studies. She dropped out of college after two semesters.
Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids
Courtney has been married twice till now. Her first husband was singer James Moreland. The couple married in the year 1989 and got divorced a few months later, in the same year. In 1991, Courtney got married to famous singer Kurt Cobain in Honolulu. They Welcomed their first and only daughter named Frances Bean Cobain in 1992. In 1994, Kurt committed suicide. There are few other men like Edward Norton, Jamie Burke, Russell Crowe, Billy Corgan, Noel Fielding, whom she has dated.
Is Courtney Love Lesbian?
Courtney Love has been married twice till now. She has dated several men in her life. She also has a daughter with her second husband Kurt. She had never heard of getting linked to any woman ever. All these facts about her personal life leads to the conclusion that her sexual orientation is straight. It is safe to assume that her sexual orientation is straight.
The first band formed by Courtney was known as Sugar Babydoll. In 1988 She formed the band named Hole, and their first album was ‘Pretty on the Inside.’ It was mostly positively reviewed. The album also entered the UK albums chart. In 1993 she performed in a single named ‘Pennyroyal Tea’ with her then-husband, Kurt Cobain.
In the same year, her band Hole released their second album named “Live Through This.” This album hit platinum certification and broke several records. After Kurt’s death, Courtney made her first public concert in 1994, which was a huge success. In 1996 she appeared in the movie named The People vs. Larry Flynt, which brought her several awards.
From 1997-2003 she toured with Hole and made best-selling albums. From 2003 onwards, she started to work solo. I. 2009, her band resumed again and made the album ‘ Nobody’s Daughter.’ From then on, she has made numerous public appearances and did tons of concerts.
In 1996, Courtney was nominated for Golden Globe Awards for her movie ‘The People vs. Larry Flynt.’ However, she didn’t win. In the same year, she was nominated and won Online Film & Television Award for the Movie in the Best Supporting Actress Category. In 1996, she won a total number of four Critics Association Awards for the same Movie from the Boston Society of Film Critics, Chicago Film Critics, Florida Film Critics, and New York Film Critics.
In 1999, she won Orville H. Gibson Awards for her album Celebrity Skin. She was also nominated for the Grammy Award but unfortunately was not able to lift the same. In 2001, she won Outfest Awards in the Best Actress category to contribute to the Movie Julie Johnson.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Courtney Love in 2023
According to 2023, it has been revealed that Courtney Love has an estimated net worth of around $120 million which she has earned through her very successful music career. She has also acted in several movies and endorsed brands. Courtney has inherited her husband Kurt’s property from where she earns a huge sum of money.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Courtney loves to get inked, and as a matter of fact, she has six tattoos all over her body- flower on her upper arm, angel on her shoulder, writing on her upper arm, band, four-leaf clover, jewelry on her ankle, cherry blossom, flower on her upper arm, and writing on her wrist.
- She has been arrested several times because of different issues.
Courtney Love is an inspiration to any aspiring musician, but she is mostly known to the world as the ex-wife of the legend Kurt Cobain. She has achieved success through her dedication and hard work towards her profession. She has millions of fans from all over the world. She is active on Twitter and uses it to connect to her million followers.