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"Doors" Founder Ray Manzarek Dies at Age 74

by Mark Fleischer

According to the band's official Facebook page the founder of the "Doors" with Jim Morrison and keyboard player passed away at age 74.

"Ray Manzarek, keyboardist and founding member of The Doors, passed away today at 12:31PM PT at the RoMed Clinic in Rosenheim, Germany after a lengthy battle with bile duct cancer. He was 74. At the time of his passing, he was surrounded by his wife Dorothy Manzarek, and his brothers Rick and James Manczarek."