Obituary of Evel Knievel

Evel Knievel

Evel Knievel (born on October 17th, 1938 in Butte, Montana) was a Stunt-Performer who was best known as a motorcycle daredevil who's most highly publicized motorcycle stunt was his attempt to jump over the Snake River Canyon. Evel died November 30th, 2007 and his death was due to diabetes and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

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Evel Knievel Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Knievel, Evel
    • Common Name: Evel Knievel
    • Birth Name: Knievel, Robert Craig Jr.
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him/his
    • Birthplace: Butte, Montana, U.S.
    • Birth Date: October 17, 1938
    • Age: 69 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Robert Craig Knievel
    • Category/Genre: Stunt-Performer

    • Nationality: American
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Crystal Kennedy (married 1999-divorced 2001)
      • Linda Knievel (married 1959-divorced 1997)
    • Father: Robert Edward Knievel
    • Mother: Ann Knievel (née Kehoe)
    • Siblings:
      • Nic Knievel (brother)
    • Children:
      • Robbie Knievel (son, born May 7, 1962)
      • Kelly Knievel (daughter)
      • Tracey Knievel (daughter)
      • Alicia Knievel (daughter)

Death Notice:

  • Date: November 30, 2007
  • Place: Clearwater, Florida, U.S.
  • Cause of Death: Unknown

Category Tags:

Stunt-Performer American Born on October 17th Born in 1938 Born in MontanaDied in 2007Died from Unknown

Quotable Quotes:

"Imagine there's no countries It isn't hard to do Nothing to kill or die for And no religion too Imagine all the people Living life in peace"

"Life is trying things to see if they work."

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