Evel Knieval, who was an iconic stuntman, pop culture phenomenon, and American motorcycle daredevil, who broke more than 40 bones in 15 years of stunts, whose early life was marked by hellrasing and last days included a religious converstion, died on Friday at the age of 69.
May he rest in peace.
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