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Faneuil Hall - Timeline of Events
... James Bruce, Samuel Adams, Jonathan Williams, and others present 1806—Building remodelled and expanded by Charles Bulfinch 1826 Aug. 2 - Daniel Webster eulogizes John Adams and Thomas Jefferson 1831 July 11- Timothy Fuller speaks "at the request of the Suffolk Anti-Masonic Committee" 1834 Sept ... William Henry Harrison 1843 July 4 - Charles Francis Adams, Sr ...
Tony Shalhoub - Personal Life
... Shalhoub married actress Brooke Adams in 1992 ... in several films, one episode of Wings, and Adams has made several guest appearances on Monk, portraying several different side characters, including a flight attendant, the mother of a ... Shalhoub and Adams appeared on Broadway together in the 2010 revival of Lend Me a Tenor ...
Cecil Adams - Personal Details
... Adams claims that he has "never been photographed," but Ed Zotti, who currently fulfills Adams's publicity engagements, has appeared in at least one photo captioned "Cecil Adams." Previous editors include Mike ... In his columns, Adams has revealed a few details of his personal life (although the FAQ section on his website states that chance references to "Mrs ... Adams" may refer to his mother, that he has a brother-in-law, and that he has either children or dwarves as helpers) ...
1936 Open Championship
... Alf Padgham won by one stroke over Jimmy Adams ... Cox and Jimmy Adams were tied for the lead, with five players a shot back, including Alf Padgham and Henry Cotton ... Adams and Cotton shared the 54-hole lead, with Padgham and Tom Green a stroke behind ...
Cecil Adams
... Cecil Adams is a name, possibly a pseudonym, designating the American author of The Straight Dope, a popular question and answer column published in The Chicago Reader since 1973 ... Ed Zotti is Adams' current editor ... Billed as the "World's Smartest Human," Adams responds to often unusual inquiries with abrasive humor (often directed against the questioner), and at times exhaustive research into obscure and arcane ...

More definitions of "Adams":

  • (noun): A mountain peak in southwestern Washington in the Cascade Range (12,307 feet high).
    Synonyms: Mount Adams
  • (noun): American Revolutionary leader and patriot; an organizer of the Boston Tea Party and signer of the Declaration of Independence (1722-1803).
    Synonyms: Sam Adams, Samuel Adams

Famous quotes containing the word adams:

    American society is a sort of flat, fresh-water pond which absorbs silently, without reaction, anything which is thrown into it.
    —Henry Brooks Adams (1838–1918)

    Politics, as a practise, whatever its professions, has always been the systematic organization of hatreds.
    —Henry Brooks Adams (1838–1918)

    Our [adult] children have an adult’s right to make their own choices and have the responsibility of living with the consequences. If we make their problems ours, they avoid that responsibility, and we are faced with problems we can’t and shouldn’t solve.
    —Jane Adams (20th century)