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Brock Adams

Brock AdamsAKA Brockman Adams

Born: 13-Jan-1927
Birthplace: Atlanta, GA
Died: 10-Sep-2004
Location of death: Stevensville, MD
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Broad Creek Cemetery, Stevensville, MD

Gender: Male
Religion: Anglican/Episcopalian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Senator from Washington, 1987-93

Military service: US Navy (1944-46)

In 1989, Kari Tupper publicly accused Senator Adams in The Seattle Times of having dosed her with a date-rape drug, stripped her naked, and groped her in March 1987. In March 1992, seven other women had contacted the paper with anonymous allegations of sexual misconduct at the hands of Adams. The revelations forced Adams to quit his 1992 re-election campaign, citing "hypothetical comments by hypothetical people."

Father: Charles Leslie Adams
Mother: Vera Eleanor Beemer
Sister: Phyllis Hayes
Wife: Mary Elizabeth Adams (m. 1952, two sons, two daughters)
Son: Scott Adams
Son: Dean Adams
Daughter: Kokie Adams
Daughter: Aleen Adams

    High School: (Portland, OR)
    University: University of Washington, Seattle, WA (1949)
    Law School: Harvard University (1952)

    US Senator, Washington (1987-93)
    US Secretary of Transportation (1977-79)
    US Congressman, Washington 7th (1965-77)
    US Attorney Western District of Washington (1961-64)
    Phi Beta Kappa Society
    Caring Institute Board of Trustees (Honorary)
    Washington State Bar Association 1952
    Risk Factors: Parkinson's


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