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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Why?' is always the most difficult question to answe...

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For instance, on the planet Earth, man had always as...

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There's always a moment when you start to fall out o...

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Unfortunately this Electric Monk had developed a fau...

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I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they ma...

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Lovers of print are simply confusing the plate for t...

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So, the world is fine. We don’t have to save the wor...

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Ford Prefect suppressed a little giggle of evil sati...

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Nothing travels faster than the speed of light, with...

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We demand rigidly defined areas of doubt and uncerta...

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My doctor says that I have a malformed public-duty g...

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Shee, you guys are so unhip it's a wonder your bums ...

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The Ultimate Answer to Life, The Universe and Everyt...

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But unless we determine to take action,' said the ol...

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The only moral it is possible to draw from this stor...

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Life is wasted on the living.

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I think fish is nice, but then I think that rain is ...

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If I ever meet myself,' said Zaphod, 'I'll hit mysel...

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All opinions are not equal. Some are a very great de...

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The fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravit...

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