Buck Adams

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Buck Adams
Buck Adams, February 2007.JPG
Buck Adams in 2007
BornCharles Stephen Allen[1]
(1955-11-15)November 15, 1955
USA
DiedOctober 28, 2008(2008-10-28) (aged 52)
Northridge, CA, USA
Other namesBackhand, Chuck Majors, Buick Adams, D.A. Adams, Claymore Rush, Brick Adams
EthnicityLithuanian, Native American
 
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Buck Adams
Buck Adams, February 2007.JPG
Buck Adams in 2007
BornCharles Stephen Allen[1]
(1955-11-15)November 15, 1955
USA
DiedOctober 28, 2008(2008-10-28) (aged 52)
Northridge, CA, USA
Other namesBackhand, Chuck Majors, Buick Adams, D.A. Adams, Claymore Rush, Brick Adams
EthnicityLithuanian, Native American

Buck "Backhand" Adams, born Charles Stephen Allen (November 15, 1955 – October 28, 2008[1]) was an American pornographic film actor-director.

Career[edit]

Adams was a professional boxer[2] and bouncer before entering the pornographic film industry in the early 1980s, shortly after his sister Amber Lynn began her adult film career.[1] He made his directorial debut with the 1988 movie Squirt.[1] He performed in over 600 movies and directed about 80.[3]

Death[edit]

Adams died on October 28, 2008 due to complications from heart failure. He died at Northridge Hospital Medical Center, Los Angeles, with his daughter Christa, his sister Amber Lynn, and his close friend Harold Jenkins at his side. Adams had survived several heart attacks during the 1990s. Just before his death he built a studio where he intended to produce Internet videos.[1]

Awards[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f Sullivan, David (2008-10-28). "AVN Hall of Famer Buck Adams Dies". AVN.com. Retrieved 2010-06-19. 
  2. ^ Boxrec.com entry for Charlie Allen
  3. ^ "Buck Adams". IAFD.com. Retrieved 2008-02-23. 
  4. ^ "1987 Winners". AVN Awards. Retrieved 2014-07-11. 
  5. ^ William Margold (2010-04-29). "History: XRCO 1990". Adult Industry News. Retrieved 2014-05-25. 
  6. ^ "1992 Winners". AVN Awards. Retrieved 2014-07-11. 
  7. ^ "Adult Video News Award Winners - 1994". RAME. 1995-07-18. Retrieved 2014-07-11. 
  8. ^ "XRCO Hall of Fame". X-Rated Critics Organization. Retrieved 2014-07-11. 

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