Jim

Evel Knievel’s last, great jump

In Culture on November 30, 2007 at 11:12 pm

From our Myspace friends at the Fresno Bee:Daredevil Evel Knievel jumps over a long row of vehicles with ease in an arena in Toronto, in this Aug. 20, 1974, file photo.
Iconic daredevil Evel Knievel dies at 69
By MITCH STACY
Evel Knievel, the red-white-and-blue-spangled motorcycle daredevil whose jumps over crazy obstacles including Greyhound buses, live sharks and Idaho’s Snake River Canyon made him an international icon in the 1970s, died Friday. He was 69.

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