Jim Morrison Biography, Pictures, Images, Movies, Videos, Relationships - FamousWhy
Famous People Famous Regions Famous Articles Famous Software FamousWhy Web Services Famous Forum Submit Content

Visits: 427
Votes: 0
Fame Riser
Fame Rank

Games for Girls

On this page

Jim Morrison Biography
Jim Morrison Videos
Jim Morrison Movies
Jim Morrison Links
Useful Tabs
User reviews
Create a poll for Jim Morrison
Jim Morrison Questions
Jim Morrison Quotes
Born on December 8
Passed Away on July 3
Famous People Born in Melbourne Florida United States
Famous Sagittarius Musicians
Famous White People
Famous People of 180 cm

Jim Morrison Fan-Club

Jim Morrison has 2 Fans!

Are you a Fan? Join Us!

create pool

Famous People

Jim Morrison Questions

- What was Jim Morrison famous for?... by

- Can I get some pictures or photos of Jim Morrison?... by Jordan

Famous Tags

singer   musician   rapper   composer   virgo   pisces   capricorn   songwriter   scorpio   taurus   leo   sagittarius   aquarius   gemini   libra   new york   1979   aries   cancer   1981   1974   guitarist   london   1978   music   1968   california   los angeles   1970   1973   1984   1980   england   1975   1969   1977  

All Tags

[edit biography]

Jim Morrison

Jim Morrison James Douglas Morrison was born on December 8, 1943 in Melbourne, Florida, to parents Admiral George Stephen Morrison and Clara Morrison.

Jim Morrison had a sister, Anne Robin, born in 1947 in Albuquerque, New Mexico and also a brother, Andrew Lee Morrison, born in 1948 in Los Altos, California. He has been of Irish and Scottish descent. Jim Morrison reportedly had an I.Q. of 149.

Jim Morrison at the age of only four years old allegedly witnessed a car accident in the desert, in which family of American Indians were injured and maybe killed. He made references to this incident in a spoken word performance on the song "Dawn's Highway" from the album An American Prayer, again in the songs "Peace Frog", "Ghost Song".

Jim Morrison believed the incident to be the most formative even t in his life, and made repeated references to it in the imagery in his songs, poems, and interviews. His family does not remember this incident happening in the way he told it.

In 1965, after he graduated from UCLA, Jim Morrison led a bohemian lifestyle in Venice Beach. Jim Morrison and his friend UCLA student Ray Manzarek were the first two members of The Doors. Shortly after, drummer John Densmore and guitarist Robby Krieger joined. Krieger auditioned at Densmore's recommendation and was then added to the group.

Why is Jim Morrison famous?

Jim Morrison was the lead singer and lyricist of American band The Doors, who was ranked number 47 on Rolling Stone's "100 Greatest Singers of All Time" and is widely regarded as one of the most iconic lead man in rock music history.

Why do we like Jim Morrison?

Jim Morrison remains one of the most popular and influential singers/writers in rock history as The Doors' catalog has become a staple of classic rock radio stations.

Jim Morrison Lists
American baritones
American expatriates in France
American film actors
American poets
American pop singers
American rock singers
American singer-songwriters
American spoken word artists
Burials at Père Lachaise Cemetery
Cause of death disputed
Drug-related deaths in France
American people of English descent
Florida State University alumni
Irish-American musicians
Military brats
Musicians from Florida
Obscenity controversies
People from Brevard County, Florida
Psychedelic drug advocates
American people of Scottish descent
The Doors members
University of California, Los Angeles alumni
Writers from Florida
1943 births
1971 deaths

Jim Morrison Movies

No photo available
No photo available
HWY: An American Pastoral
No photo available
Lions Love
No photo available
Feast of Friends
No photo available
The Day the Music Died
No photo available
Nico Icon
Message to Love: The Isle of Wight Festival
Cinerama Adventure
Mayor of the Sunset Strip
No photo available
No photo available
Ed Sullivan`s Rock `n` Roll Classics
No photo available
The Beaches Of Agnes
The World Of Jacques Demy
Jim Morrison Filmography

Jim Morrison Videos
The Doors - Touch Me


Tags: 1943, sagittarius, singer, melbourne

[edit tags]

Category: Musicians  - ( Musicians Archive)

Date Added: 25 July '11

Add a link to this page on any related website, blog or forum using this code :