Jim Morrison

January 28, 1968

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Today in 1968, Jim Morrison of The Doors was arrested in Las Vegas. He was charged with public drunkenness, vagrancy, and failure to possess sufficient identification. [...]

April 25, 2003

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On this day in 2003, Jim Morrison’s parents sued two of their son’s former Doors bandmates, claiming that the musicians, now touring in a reformed version of the [...]

December 9, 1967

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On this day in 1967, Jim Morrison was arrested during his concert in New Haven, Connecticut, after a police officer found him backstage with a young girl and sprayed mace at [...]

September 15, 1968

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On this day in 1968, Jim Morrison collapsed during Jefferson Airplane’s set at a concert in Amsterdam, forcing The Doors, who were sharing the bill, to go on as a trio. [...]

April 10, 1970

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On this day in 1970, The Doors were scheduled to perform two shows at the Boston Arena. A set at 7 p.m. followed by a 10 p.m. set. The first show went smoothly, beginning [...]

August 4, 1970

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On this day in 1970, Jim Morrison was arrested for the sixth time in Los Angeles, California. Morrison was found sleeping on the front porch of a West Hollywood home. An [...]

July 3, 1971

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On this day in 1971, Jim Morrison was found dead in his Paris apartment bathtub by his longtime girlfriend, Pamela Courson. Morrison was 27 years old. No autopsy was [...]
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