Douglas Adams

Douglas Nöel Adams (1952 - 2001)

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Douglas Nöel Adams
Born in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdommap
Ancestors ancestors
Brother of [private sister (1950s - unknown)], [private sister (1960s - unknown)] [half], [private sister (1960s - unknown)] [half] and [private brother (1960s - unknown)] [half]
Husband of — married in London, England, United Kingdommap
[children unknown]
Died in Santa Barbara, California, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 18 Dec 2017
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Douglas was born to Christopher Adams and Janet (Donovan) Adams in the Mill Road Maternity Hospital, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England in 1952.[1] He passed away in 2001.


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  • The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (1978) (radio series)
  • The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (1979) (novel)
  • The Restaurant at the End of the Universe (1980) (novel)
  • Life, the Universe and Everything (1982) (novel)
  • So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish (1984) (novel)
  • Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency (1987) (novel)
  • The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul (1988) (novel)


  1. The Telegraph, 13 May 2001
  2. The Guardian, 14 May 2001
  3. The Guardian, 15 May 2001


  1. England & Wales birth registration: Cambridge [district], Volume 4a, Page 323, March quarter 1952, mother's maiden name DONOVAN

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