Biography - A Short Wiki
American musician best known as one of the drummers for the glam rock band KISS. He replaced Peter Criss, the original drummer for the band.
He attended the High School of Art and Design in New York City. He played with a lot of local groups, including The Cellarmen.
He was a fan of Ringo Starr.
How did Eric Carr die?
Eric Carr's death was caused by heart cancer.
He remained a member of Kiss until his death from heart cancer on November 24, 1991, at the age of 41. New York City, U.S. New York City, U.S.
|Cause of death||Heart cancer|
|Age of death||41 years|
|Birthday||July 12, 1950|
|Death date||November 24, 1991|
|Place of death||New York, New York, United States|
|Place of burial||Cedar Hill Cemetery & Mausoleum, New York, United States|
Quotes by Eric Carr
"I was in one bar band from 1965 to '69, then I was in another one from 1970 to '79 - a 9-year bar band!"Eric Carr
"I can't wait to get out. It's been much too long, I don't like being home. I'd rather play. This tour is going to be really big. We're gonna have the biggest show we can have. It's gonna be different not like the old KISS shows."Eric Carr
"There's no dancing girls. We're kinda like secondary to the thing. It's a story about these two guys that are in love with this one girl and how it unfolds and what happens."Eric Carr
"When I was a kid, I went through a lot of musical phases, and one was when I'd learn everything that The Beatles ever recorded. After I started drums, I fell in love with their music so much that I just wanted to learn everything."Eric Carr
"Yup, the toilet is my best friend before a show."Eric Carr