Chansons de THE DOORS
The Doors were originally called the Psychedelic Rangers. The name was taken from Aldous Huxley's book on mescaline, The Doors of Perception, which quoted William Blake's poem (If the doors of perception were cleansed / All things would appear infinite).
- James Douglas Morrison, born december 8, 1943, in Melbourne, Florida, USA, dead july 3, 1971, Paris, France.
Jim's father, George Stephen Morrison, was a US Navy admiral (mother's name was Clara Clark).
Morrison was early interested in literature, he had an IQ of 149.
- John Densmore, born December 1st, 1944, in Santa Monica, California, USA - Drums
- Raymond Daniel Manzarek, born February 12, 1939, in Chicago - Keyboards
- Robert Alan Krieger, born January 8, 1946, in Los Angeles - Guitar
Samedi 3 Juillet 1971 - Decès de Jim - Paris, France
Mercredi 7 Juillet 1971 - Funeraille - Cimetière Père Lachaise - Paris, France