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us: Adams, Douglas, 1952-2001


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  • Variants

    • us: אדאמס, דאגלאס, 1952-2001-
    • us: 亞當斯, 1952-2001
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1952-03-11
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2001-05-11
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Cambridge (England)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Santa Barbara (Calif.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Great Britain
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) England
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Digital Village (Firm)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) St. John's College (University of Cambridge)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcgft) Science fiction
      • Occupation

          Computer game writer
            (lcsh) Authors
              (lcsh) Novelists
                (lcsh) Screenwriters
                  (lcsh) Radio writers
              • See Also

                • us: Agnew, David
              • Sources

                • found: His The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy, 1980, c1979: t.p. (Douglas Adams)
                • found: Tel. call to pub., 3/31/80 (Douglas Noel Adams, b. 1952, Cambridge, Eng.)
                • found: Doctor Who, a celebration 1983: p. 217 (David Agnew (Douglas Adams and Graham Williams))
                • found: Washington Post, 13 May 2001: obit. (Douglas Adams, 49, died May 11, 2001, in Santa Barbara, Calif.; born in Cambridge, England and attended Cambridge University; wrote for radio, television, movies, and computer games; founded multimedia company Digital Village)
                • found: Douglas Adams, via WWW, Aug. 6, 2012 (educated at Brentwood School, Essex; B.A., M.A., English Literature, St. John's College, Cambridge; living in Santa Barbara, California with wife and family when he died unexpectedly)
                • found: IMDb, via WWW, Douglas Adams (born 11 March, 1952)
                • notfound: City of death, 1998: credits (David Agnew; teleplay)
              • LC Classification

                • PR6051.D3352
              • Editorial Notes

                • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
                • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
              • Change Notes

                • 1980-07-22: new
                • 2016-07-26: revised
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