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Evel Knievel (1938–2007)


Evel Knievel was born on October 17, 1938 in Butte, Montana, USA as Robert Craig Knievel. He was an actor, known for Viva Knievel! (1977), The Last of the Gladiators (1988) and Death Defiers (1977). He was married to Krystal Kennedy-Knievel and Linda Knievel. He died on November 30, 2007 in Clearwater, Florida, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Viva Knievel!
Viva Knievel! Himself
(1977)
Death Defiers
Death Defiers Himself - Host
(1977)

Filmography

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 1974 Freebie and the Bean
Motorcyclist (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial: Little Caesar's Pizza See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Biographical Movies | 4 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 13 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

Evil Knievel

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

A delinquent in his early life and frequently in trouble with the law, he picked up the nickname "Evel". See more »

Trademark:

His red, white, and blue suit with cape he wore when he performed his stunts. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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