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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?
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|
"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
"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 wished that I could have been down there because Paul actually wanted me to do the tour with him, but then he realized that it just wouldn't be right. It wouldn't be a solo tour anymore. It would look like just half of KISS."Eric Carr
"You know, who cares about seeing the girls when everybody wants to see the band. That's what's important, KISS is important. I think we look great, and the attitude is there, and I'm real happy with it."Eric Carr
"Yup, the toilet is my best friend before a show."Eric Carr