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

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Can't stand all these poisonous creatures, all these...

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I find the whole business of religion profoundly int...

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A learning experience is one of those things that sa...

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I love deadlines, especially the whooshing sound the...

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Why should I want to make anything up? Life's bad en...

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Nothing travels faster than light, with the possible...

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Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ab...

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We can't win against obsession. They care, we don't....

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1) everything that’s already in the world when you’r...

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It's not the fall that kills you; it's the sudden st...

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