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Abigail Adams (Character)
from 1776 (1972)

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Overview

Biography:
Abigail Adams (née Smith) (November 11, 1744 October 28... See more »
Alternate Names:
Abigail Smith Adams / Mrs. Abigail Adams / Mrs. John Adams

Filmography

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  1. "Drunk History"
        - Philadelphia (2014) TV episode, Played by Jayma Mays
  2. "The Folklorist"
        - The Hurricane of 1938, Tesla, Kilroy Was Here, the Grape Island Alarm (2013) TV episode, Played by Jenn Adams
  3. John Adams (2013) Played by Brianna Vanderweide

  4. "Late Show with David Letterman"
    ... aka "Late Show Backstage" - USA (title for episodes with guest hosts)
    ... aka "The Late Show" - USA (informal short title)
        - Episode #15.103 (2008) TV episode, Played by Gerard Mulligan (as Abigail Smith Adams)
  5. "John Adams"
        - Peacefield (2008) TV episode, Played by Laura Linney
        - Unnecessary War (2008) TV episode, Played by Laura Linney
        - Unite or Die (2008) TV episode, Played by Laura Linney
        - Reunion (2008) TV episode, Played by Laura Linney
        - Don't Tread on Me (2008) TV episode, Played by Laura Linney
          (2 more)
  6. George and Martha Washington: A 40 Year Romance (2006) Played by Kathryn Coombs
  7. "The American Experience"
        - John & Abigail Adams (2006) TV episode, Played by Linda Emond
  8. Jefferson & Adams (2004) (V) Played by Abigail Schumann
  9. "Liberty's Kids: Est. 1776"
        - Born Free and Equal (2003) TV episode, Played by Annette Bening
        - Bostonians (2002) TV episode, Played by Annette Bening
        - Sybil Ludington (2002) TV episode, Played by Annette Bening
        - An American in Paris (2002) TV episode, Played by Annette Bening
        - United We Stand (2002) TV episode, Played by Annette Bening
  10. "Freedom: A History of Us"
        - Independence (2003) TV episode, Played by Meryl Streep
  11. Founding Brothers (2002) (TV) Played by Lisa Joffrey

  12. "Liberty! The American Revolution"
        - The World Turned Upside Down: 1778-1783 (1997) TV episode, Played by Donna Murphy
        - Are We to Be a Nation? 1783-1788 (1997) TV episode, Played by Donna Murphy
        - Oh, Fatal Ambition: 1777-1778 (1997) TV episode, Played by Donna Murphy
        - The Times That Try Men's Souls: 1776-1777 (1997) TV episode, Played by Donna Murphy
        - The Reluctant Revolutionaries: 1763-1774 (1997) TV episode, Played by Donna Murphy
          (1 more)
  13. America: A Call to Greatness (1995) (TV) Played by Suzanne Savoy
  14. The American Revolution (1994) (TV) Played by Michael Learned

  15. "George Washington" (1984) TV series Played by Christine Estabrook

  16. Independence (1976) Played by Anne Jackson
  17. The American Woman: Portraits of Courage (1976) (TV) Played by Joanna Miles
  18. "The Adams Chronicles" Played by Kathryn Walker (as Abigail Smith Adams)
        - Chapter VIII: John Quincy Adams, Secretary of State (1976) TV episode, Played by Leora Dana (as Abigail Smith Adams)
        - Chapter VI: John Adams, President (1976) TV episode, Played by Leora Dana (as Abigail Smith Adams)
        - Chapter V: John Adams, Vice President (1976) TV episode, Played by Leora Dana (as Abigail Smith Adams)
  19. 1776 (1972) Played by Virginia Vestoff

  20. "Daniel Boone"
        - Take the Southbound Stage (1967) TV episode, Played by Mabel Albertson (as Mrs. Abigail Adams)
  21. "Profiles in Courage"
        - John Adams (1964) TV episode, Played by Phyllis Love
  22. "Ichabod and Me"
        - Dial Phones (1962) TV episode, Played by Christine White
        - Women's Rights (1962) TV episode, Played by Christine White
        - Ichabod's Niece (1962) TV episode, Played by Christine White
        - Jonathan's Romance (1962) TV episode, Played by Christine White
        - Benjie's Pageant (1962) TV episode, Played by Christine White
          (26 more)

  23. A Woman for the Ages (1952) (TV) Played by Sylvia Field
    ... aka "Hallmark Hall of Fame: A Woman for the Ages (#1.2)" - USA (anthology series)

  24. The Declaration of Independence (1911/I) Played by Miriam Nesbitt (as Mrs. John Adams)
    ... aka "United States History Series #4: The Declaration of Independence" - USA (series title)

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Quotes:
From 1776 (1972)
Abigail: I never asked for more. After all, I am Mrs. John Adams and that's quite enough for one lifetime.
John Adams: Is it, Abby?
Abigail: Well, think of it, John, to be married to the man who is always the first in line to be hanged!
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