How tall is Jim Morrison – 1,73m.** How much weight is Jim Morrison – 62kg** **We have a new information about height&weight of Jim Morrison. It was submitted by Meredith Lippolis, 40 years old. From Pahokee, Florida.
James Douglas Jim Morrison (December 8, 1943 – July 3, 1971) was an American singer-songwriter and poet, best remembered as the lead singer of The Doors. From a young age, Morrison became infatuated with the works of Friedrich Nietzsche, Arthur Rimbaud, Jack Kerouac, and William Blake, often incorporating their work into his lyrics. In his later life, Morrison developed an alcohol dependency which led to his death at the age of 27 in Paris. He is alleged to have died of a heroin overdose, but as no autopsy was performed, the exact cause of his death is still disputed. His tomb in Paris is still today a shrine to his personality, visited daily by numerous mourners.Due to his songwriting, voice, wild personality and performances, he is regarded by critics and fans as one of the most iconic and influential frontmen in rock music history, and, due to the dramatic tinges surrounding his life and death, in the latter part of 20th century he was one of popular cultures most rebellious and oft-displayed icons, on a par with the likes of Che Guevara, representing generational gap and youth counterculture. He was also well known for improvising spoken word poetry passages while the band played live. Morrison was ranked number 47 on Rolling Stones list of the 100 Greatest Singers of All Time, and number 22 on Classic Rock Magazines 50 Greatest Singers In Rock. Ray Manzarek said that Morrison embodied hippie counterculture rebellion… Morrison was also known as the self-proclaimed Lizard King and King of Orgasmic Rock.