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WWOS Flashback: Evel Kneivel's '75 crash at Wembley

Updated: April 18, 2001, 11:40 AM ET
By Alex Laracy | ABC Sports Online

"Seventy percent were real fans who wanted to be there to see the jump. Twenty percent wanted to come and if there was an accident, they wanted to see it. But they didn't want to see me get killed. Then there's 10 percent of the population that were looking for blood and/or death." --Evel Knievel

If Evel Kneivel's above statements in reference to his fans were indeed accurate, roughly 20-30 percent of those in attendance at London's Wembley Stadium on May 25, 1975 got exactly what ...

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