BORN ON THIS DAY IN 1939: RAY MANZAREK

Born on this day in 1939: Ray Manzarek

Born on this day in 1939: Ray Manzarek, keyboardist with The Doors, who had the 1967 US No.1 & UK No.9 single ‘Light My Fire’ and the 1971 single ‘Riders On The Storm’. Manzarek died on May 20th ,2013.  He had suffered from bile duct cancer for many years. He formed the band with lead singer Jim Morrison in 1965 after a chance meeting in Venice Beach, Los Angeles.

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