Best Known For
Gerry Adams is a controversial political leader and author who is president of the party Sinn Féin, having historically called for Irish unification.
Think you know about Biography?
Answer questions and see how you rank against other players.Play Now
Adams has continued his political life, winning a seat in the newly created Northern Ireland Assembly during the summer of '98 and serving for more than a decade during some tumult. In 2011, Adams won a seat on the Irish Republic's House of Representatives, or Dáil, representing the Louth constituency.
Adams has also written more than a dozen books, including Before the Dawn: An Autobiography (1997),
A Farther Shore: Ireland's Long Road to Peace (2003) and the short story collection The Street (1993).
© 2014 A+E Networks. All rights reserved.
profile name: Gerry Adams profile occupation:
Sign in with Facebook to see how you and your friends are connected to famous icons.
Your Friends' Connections
Included In These Groups
Famous Libras 571 people in this group
Famous People Named Adams 13 people in this group
Like in Gone With the Wind, The Sun Also Rises after Twilight, even in a Pet Cemetary Where the Wild Things Are. But let's not be too morbid and discuss creepy things like The Satanic Verses or try to get an Interview With a Vampire from The Stranger Who Professes 'I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.' Going round in round like this, you may never know Where the Sidewalk Ends, and that would be unfortunate since Uncle Tom's Cabin is just around the corner...
Okay, we could go on, but we won't torture you. You get the point. Our attempt at creative writing is nothing compared to the imaginative minds of our Famous Fiction Authors Group.
Famous Fiction Authors 417 people in this group