Jay Adams

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Jay Adams
Jay Adams 2011.jpg
Adams in 2011
Born(1961-02-03)February 3, 1961
Venice, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
DiedAugust 14, 2014(2014-08-14) (aged 53)
Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico
NationalityAmerican
OccupationProfessional skateboarder
Known forMember of the Z-Boys skateboarding team

Jay Adams (February 3, 1961 – August 14, 2014) was an American skateboarder. He became known as one of the original members of Z-Boys skateboarding team. He was known as "The Original Seed" of the sport. He was thought to be one of the most influential skateboarders of all time.

Adams died from a massive heart attack in Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico, aged 53.[1]

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  1. "Dogtown 'Z Boys' member, Jay Adams, dies of heart attack at 53". TMZ.com. Retrieved August 15, 2014.

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