Ray Manzarek was born.
Jim Morrison was born.
John Densmore was born.
Robby Krieger was born.
The Doors hit #1 with “Light My Fire.”
Doors appear on the Ed Sullivan show and perform “Light My Fire,” and despite their agreement to omit the line “Girl, we couldn’t get much higher,” Jim Morrison performs the song with the controversial lyric intact.
Hello, I Love You was a hit.
Jim Morrison passes away
The Doors are inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame