Jim Morrison

United States

Jim Morrison Bio

Who is Jim Morrison

James Douglas Morrison better known as 'Jim' was the iconic lead vocalist of the rock band The Doors. He was American songwriter and poet. He died at the age of 27 because of heroine overdose.

Early Life (Childhood)

Morrison enrolled in Alameda High School and graduated from George Washington High School. Later he attended St. Petersburg College and after Florida State University.

Interesting Facts

He is also known as The Lizard King, Mr. Mojo Risin and king of orgasmic rock. He published his poetry as well. His cause of death is still argued. He was arrested for a prank while being drunk at football game.

Personal Life

Morrison had a long term relationship with his companion Pamela Courson. Even though they stayed together but never married. He called himself as an unmarried man.


He positioned number 47 on Rolling Stone's list of the "100 Greatest Singers of All Time and number 22 on Classic Rock Magazine's "50 Greatest Singers In Rock".