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Patch Adams

Patch Adams was born on May 28, 1945 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Hunter Doherty Adams. He has been married to Susan Parenti since July 28, 2010. He was previously married to Linda Edquist. See full bio »
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 1998 Patch Adams (book "Gesundheit: Good Health Is a Laughing Matter" - as Hunter Doherty Adams)
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 2012 La Experiencia Barriga (Documentary) (very special thanks)
 2010 La casa por la ventana (special thanks)
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 2002 Clown in Kabul (Documentary)
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 1999 The Medicinal Value of Laughter (Video documentary short)
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 1996 Seriously Funny: An Argument for Comedy (TV Mini-Series)
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 2014 Inside Edition (TV Series documentary)
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- Episode #25.248 (2014) ... Himself
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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Portrayal | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Hunter Doherty Adams | Hunter Adams M.D.

Height:

6' 5" (1.96 m)
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Personal Quote:

I make me. At 18, I decided I wasn't going to have an unconstructed self ever. I was going to be the composer, the designer, the architect of me. It's been really fun. See more »

Trivia:

Started his "Gesundheit!" institute, which is committed to bringing health care to those who cannot afford it, in 1971 after graduating medical school with twenty other people. It was located in his home and there could be up to fifty people staying there in a single night. See more »

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Long hair tied in a ponytail, with one side sometimes dyed See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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