Evel Knievel

stunt performer



About

Robert Craig "Evel" Knievel (October 17, 1938 – November 30, 2007 - (aged 69)) was an American stunt performer and entertainer. Over his career, he attempted more than 75 ramp-to-ramp motorcycle jumps, and, in 1974, a canyon jump across Snake River Canyon (which failed) in the Skycycle X-2, a steam-powered rocket. During his career he suffered more than 433 bone fractures, earning an entry in the Guinness Book of World Records as the survivor of "most bones broken in a lifetime". Knievel was inducted into the Motorcycle Hall of Fame in 1999. Knievel died of pulmonary disease in Clearwater, Florida, aged 69.<Br>rnrnSource: <A Href="Https://En.Wikipedia.Org/Wiki/Main_Page" Target="_blank" Rel="Me Nofollow">rnHttps://En.Wikipedia.Org/Wiki/Main_Page</A>