Jay Adams




Age: 53


Summary: legendary skateboarder and one of the edgy "Z-Boys" of the sport featured in the 2001 documentary Dogtown & Z-Boys and portrayed in the 2005 film Lords of Dogtown who had helped to transform skateboarding from a simple street pastime into one of the world's most spectacular sports with hair-raising stunts.



Cause of Death: Heart attack


Born: February 3, 1961


Died: August 14, 2014


Location: Puerto Escondido, Mexico