James Douglas Morrison Biography

James Douglas Morrison Biography
Jim Morrison (born in Melbourne, Florida, USA, December 8, 1943 - died in Paris, France, July 3, 1971 at age 27 years) is a vocalist and song writer of the musical group The Doors. The uniqueness of the music of The Doors is combined with dark lyrics written by Morrison made ​​the band one of the biggest bands in the world of rock and roll. According to Rolling Stone magazine, Jim Morrisson is one of the 100 greatest singers of all time.


One of the major controversies that have been made Jim Morrison was when he performed at the Dinner Key Auditorium, Miami, on March 1 1969 .He demonstrated that raunchy parts of his body to the audience. On August 1970, Jim turned himself in to the FBI and convicted of a minor  drunkenness and immoral act (through language and behavior).However, according to the drummer of The Doors, Jim did not do it at the Miami concert.


Biography Jim Morrison


He is the son pair Clara Clarke Morrison and George Stephen Morrison, an army pilot laut.Saat Jim was six months old, her mother moved to Clearwater, Florida to live with his in-laws, Paul and Caroline Morrison. Meanwhile, his father went on duty in the Pacific during World War II.Setelah, her father was promoted to rear admiral and became the leader of Bon Homme Richard USS ship in the Gulf of Tonkin incident. Jim Morrison had met his father again when he was 2 years old.Several years later, he had two sisters named Anne Robin (born 1947) and Andrew "Andy" Lee (born in 1948).


Jim completed high school in Alexandria and afterwards went to St. Petersburg. Petersburg Junior College and Florida State University.Pada 1966, 22-year-old Jim decided to learn about the film at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). After graduating from UCLA, he met Ray Manzarek degan, a UCLA student and keyboard player talented. Together with John Densmore as drummer and guitarist Robby Krieger as four of them formed a group called The Doors music taken from the book by Aldous Huxley, The Doors of Perception.


The Doors' first album was released in their second 1967.Singel titled Light My Fire managed to occupy the first rank in the Billboard Hot 100 in June at the peak of its popularity tersebut.Di years, Jim has a dependency on alcohol, drugs, and sex .Jim Morrison died in Paris in 27 years, on July 3, 1971. Jim's girlfriend, Pamella Courson finds Jim dead in the bathtub. Jim Morriso suspected cause of death was a heart attack. Some possible causes of Jim's death has raised a variety of sources. One of them came from Sam Bernett, a nightclub manager in Paris, stated that he saw Jim died of a heroin overdose in the toilet of his club. Since not performed an autopsy on the body, then the actual cause of death was never known for certain. His body was buried in Pere-Lachaise cemetery, Paris.

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  1. Jim influenced my art my entire life with his macabre and surreal lyrics and poetry. You can see my portrait of the Lizard King I created in memoriam recently on the 40th anniversary of his death. It's on my artist's blog at http://dregstudiosart.blogspot.com/2011/07/celebration-of-lizard-king-jim-morrison.html

  2. okay thank you for visiting...

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