Obituary of Evel Knievel

Evel Knievel

Evel Knievel (born on October 17th, 1938) 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 Knievel died November 30th, 2007 and his death was due to diabetes and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

A funeral service is scheduled for next Saturday in Butte, with a reception to follow at the local funeral home. His pastor will officiate the graveside ceremony and burial. All are welcome to attend the and celebrate Evel's life.

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    • Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Knievel, Evel
    • Common Name: Evel Knievel
    • Birth Name: Knievel, Robert Craig Jr.
    • Gender: Male
    • 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|Robert Edward "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

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"

Is he dead or alive? According to our unconfirmed records, Mr. Knievel has passed away.

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