AUTHOR | DOUGLAS ADAMS



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Douglas Adams | Writer



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Douglas Noel Adams (11 March 1952 – 11 May 2001) was an English writer, humorist, and dramatist.
Adams is best known as the author of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, which originated in 1978 as a BBC radio comedy before developing into a 'trilogy' of five books that sold more than 15 million copies in his lifetime and generated a television series, several stage plays, comics, a computer game, and in 2005 a feature film. Adams's contribution to UK radio is commemorated in The Radio Academy's Hall of Fame.
Adams also wrote Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency (1987) and The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul (1988), and co-wrote The Meaning of Liff (1983), The Deeper Meaning of Liff (1990), Last Chance to See (1990), and three stories for the television series Doctor Who. he also served as script editor for the show's seventeenth season in 1979. A posthumous collection of his work, including an unfinished novel, was published as The Salmon of Doubt in 2002.
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Born: 1952-03-11

Born in: Cambridge, England

Died: 2001-05-11







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I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I th...

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Your God person puts an apple tree in the middle of ...

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Being virtually killed by a virtual laser in a virtu...

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So this is it,' said Arthur, 'We are going to die.''...

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Let's think the unthinkable, let's do the undoable. ...

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The ships hung in the sky in much the same way that ...

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The Hitch-Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy also mentions ...

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And so the problem remained; lots of people were mea...

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There are some people you like immediately, some who...

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A life that is burdened with expectations is a heavy...

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People who need to bully you are the easiest to push...

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In the center lay the exploded carcass of a lonely s...

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I am fascinated by religion. (That's a completely di...

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Beauty doesn't have to be about anything. What's a v...

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The Guide says there is an art to flying', said Ford...

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My capacity for happiness,' he added, 'you could fit...

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Same as you, Arthur. I hitched a ride. After all, wi...

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Rather than arriving five hours late and flustered, ...

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Fenchurch had red mullet and said it was delicious.A...

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Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.

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