How Did Evel Knievel Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Evel Knievel death

The daredevil Evel Knievel passed away at age 69, respectable.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Famed daredevil motorcyclist and cultural icon who jumped over 50 cars at the L.A. Coliseum. He was inducted into the Guinness Book of World Records for having “the most broken bones in a lifetime” after failing to jump Snake River Canyon in a steam-powered rocket.

He was born Robert Craig Knievel, Jr. In 1959, he married Linda Bork, with whom he had sons, Robbie and Kelly, and girls, Tracey and Alicia. In 1999, he’d remarry to Krystal Kennedy for two years before divorcing in 2001.

How did Evel Knievel die?

Respiratory Disease caused Evel Knievel's death in 2007.

Information about the death of Evel Knievel
Cause of deathRespiratory Disease
Age of death69 years
BirthdayOctober 17, 1938
Death dateNovember 30, 2007
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A


I always wanted to live to about 70. I thought that’d be a good age.

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I really think we should pass a law in every state, I don’t care whether it takes the independence away from an old person or not. You shouldn’t be driving a car if you’re over the age of 80. Maybe even less than that.

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Breaks your heart when your son doesn’t love you.

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I know that I’m very lucky to be alive. For 35 or 40 years I’ve spilt my blood and broke my bones and spent years in hospitals.

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If you don’t know about pain and trouble, you’re in sad shape. They make you appreciate life.

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