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Richard Adams
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Richard Adams
Author

Birthday

: 09 May 1920

Birthplace

: Newbury, United Kingdom

Sign

: Taurus

Died

: 24 December 2016

Lived

: 96 years

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  • English novelist 
Real name:Richard George Adams
Born:09 May 1920
When did Richard Adams die? / Died24 December 2016
How many years did Richard Adams live? / Lived96 years
Where was Richard Adams born?Newbury, United Kingdom
Zodiac sign:Taurus
Nationality:British
Hair color:White
Eyes color:Blue



 Who was Richard Adams? / Facts   


  • Best known for his novels Watership DownShardik and The Plague Dogs
  • Awards - Carnegie Medal (1972), Guardian Prize (1973)
  • Watership Down (1972) is a children's book about some rabbits searching for a new home after their warren was destroyed. He told the story for the first time to his daughters on a road trip. It was a huge best seller

  • He was a World War II veteran


 Education   


  • Bradfield College
  • Worcester College, Oxford - Modern History
  • Horris Hill School

 Quotes


  • The thinker dies, but his thoughts are beyond the reach of destruction. Men are mortal; but ideas are immortal.
  • My heart has joined the thousand, for my friend stopped running today
  • Many human beings say that they enjoy the winter, but what they really enjoy is feeling proof against it
  • I certainly think that 10 to 20 years from now, clearly the majority of veterinarians will be women


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