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Alain Robert

If you want to be a victor, sometimes you have to claw your way to the top. Go »

Alain Robert

This extreme athlete and publicity-seeking stuntman is so controversial, we can't even agree on what category he belongs to. Go »

Annie Edson Taylor

Good thing she didn't land on the Maid of the Mist. Go »

Annie Edson Taylor

She barreled her way through the horseshoe on her descent. Go »

Danny MacAskill

What a rush he must get, being from the sky. Go »

Eddie Kidd

Impersonating James Bond was child's play compared to his final stunt. Go »

Evel Knievel

What's so evil about jumping cars, canyons, and fountains on a motorcycle? Go »

Flambeaux

For this entertainer, whose name rhymes with Rambo, playing with fire is just another day at the office. Go »

Frank Richards

When jumping into a pool, a belly flop is more painful than a Cannonball. This iconic stunt performer did something even more painful with both. Go »

Harry Houdini

There's no getting out of it now; this round is a lock. Go »

Harry Houdini

The world's most famous escape artist couldn't cheat death forever after a failed demonstration. Go »

Joe Rollino

Word on the street was this New York strongman was eager to meet Death face to face so he could drag him around the underworld with his pinky toe. Go »

Karel Soucek

This Czechoslovakian stuntman invented a way to survive Niagara Falls, but not a way to survive the Houston Astrodome. Go »

Larry Walters

This California trucker always wanted to fly, so he got himself a lawnchair and some weather balloons and a pellet gun and took flight into extreme aviation history. Go »

Mark Sutton

He helped James Bond bring Olympic glory to London, but it's his accidental death that really gave his legend wings. Go »

Nik Wallenda

Being a seventh-generation circus performer helps him avoid Vertigo when walking over such places as Niagara Falls and the Grand Canyon. Go »

Philippe Petit

If you think getting to the end of a goo tournament is a high-wire act... Go »

Sam Patch

Hailed as America's first daredevil, he probably should have leaped on a day other than Friday the 13th. Go »

Von Miller

This mile-high linebacker is both a football star and a dancing star. Go »