Evel Knievel Birthday, Date of Birth

Evel Knievel

Robert Craig Knievel (; October 17, 1938 – November 30, 2007), professionally known as Evel Knievel, was an American stunt performer and entertainer. Over the course of his career, he attempted more than 75 ramp-to-ramp motorcycle jumps.

Knievel was inducted into the Motorcycle Hall of Fame in 1999. He died of pulmonary disease in Clearwater, Florida, in 2007, aged 69.

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Birthday, Date of Birth
Monday, October 17, 1938
Place of Birth
Butte
Age
82
Star Sign

The October 17, 1938 was a Monday under the star sign of . It was the 289 day of the year. President of the United States was Franklin D. Roosevelt.

If you were born on this day, you are 82 years old. Your last birthday was on the Saturday, October 17, 2020, 8 days ago. Your next birthday is on Sunday, October 17, 2021, in 356 days. You have lived for 29,959 days, or about 719,037 hours, or about 43,142,246 minutes, or about seconds.

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17th of October 1938 News

News as it appeared on the front page of the New York Times on October 17, 1938

TO SPEAK AT NEWS FORUM; Mrs. Meloney, Fully Recovered, to Be Heard Next Tuesday

Date: 18 October 1938

N Y Herald Tribune Forum: plans

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LONDON STOCK INDEX OFF; Financial News Weekly Level Was 81 on Oct. 13, Against 82.6

Date: 17 October 1938

Wireless to THE NEW YORK TIMES

Financial News price indexes

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News and Notes of the Advertising Field; To Question 'Typical Family' Drive for Borden's Mince Meat Namm to Hold Fair Preview Account Personnel Notes Marshall Field Names Frey

Date: 17 October 1938

To int typical Amer family of G Craig

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BANKING OFFICIAL GETS DUPLEX SUITE; Apartment in 7 Gracie Square Rented by Eugene R. Black of Chase National LEASING STILL ACTIVE Ten-Room Apartment Taken by John Somyak, President of News Supply Company

Date: 18 October 1938

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SCREEN NEWS HERE AND IN HOLLYWOOD; Randolph Scott Signs 6-Year Columbia Agreement--Hawks to Direct 'Plane No. 4' RAFFLES' TO BE REMADE Goldwyn Will Start Work in January--Two New Films Listed Here This Week Fourth Remake for "Raffles" Coast Scripts Of Local Origin

Date: 17 October 1938

Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES

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SCREEN NEWS HERE AND IN HOLLYWOOD; Gale Page and Dick Powell to Star in Warners' 'Always Leave Them Laughing' TWO NEW OPENINGS LISTED ' Mad Miss Manton' to Arrive on Thursday and 'Service De Luxe' Saturday Fernand Gravet Quits Metro Of Local Origin

Date: 18 October 1938

Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES

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TURKISH PRESIDENT NOW SERIOUSLY ILL; Ataturk's Liver Complaint and Nervous Debility Take a Turn for the Worse NEWS SURPRISES NATION Leader Had Replied to Previous Reports of Decline by Tour of Frontier District Flouted Doctors' Advice Reports Angered Turks

Date: 18 October 1938

Wireless to THE NEW YORK TIMES

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Crop Expert to Join Firm Here

Date: 18 October 1938

To join Fuller, Rodney & Redmond

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Montana Defeats Powell

Date: 18 October 1938

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HARRY SHAW

Date: 17 October 1938

Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES

Shaw, Harry

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