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|edHelper's suggested reading level:||grades 2 to 3|
|Flesch-Kincaid grade level:||3.04|
By Jody Williams
1 He rode a motorcycle through fire. He jumped over more than a dozen cars. He flew over buses. No, he was not Superman. He was Evel Knievel. Evel Knievel was a stuntman.
2 Robert Craig Knievel was born on October 17, 1938. He was born in Montana. He was raised by his grandparents. When he was 8, he saw Joey Chitwood's Auto Daredevil Show. He loved it!
3 Robert "Evel" Knievel liked sports. He ran track in high school. He was a ski jumper. He played ice hockey. He played hockey for the Charlotte Checkers. Evel became a miner. Then, he joined the army. After the army, he was a hunting guide.
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