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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He hoped and prayed that there wasn't an afterlife. ...

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I'd far rather be happy than right any day.

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

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The major problem–one of the major problems, for the...

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The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy offers this de...

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God's Final Message to His Creation:'We apologize fo...

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

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If you try and take a cat apart to see how it works,...

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

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

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We are stuck with technology when what we really wan...

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

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Life is wasted on the living.

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The story so far:In the beginning the Universe was c...

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It can hardly be a coincidence that no language on e...

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Stomp stomp. Whirr. Pleased to be of service.Shut up...

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He hadn't realized that life speaks with a voice to ...

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

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Flying is learning how to throw yourself at the grou...

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But for a moment Dirk had a sense of inifinite loss ...

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