The Hell’s Angels Chronicles: The Who, What, and Why of the Notorious Biker Club

Who Are These Guys?

Okay, so we get it – The Hell’s Angels Motorcycle Club is one of (if not THE) largest and most infamous biker clubs in America and maybe even the world. But who are these people? Where did they come from, and what’s their club all about? There are so many misconceptions and contradictions on who the members of the club are and what they represent.


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Every story deserves its own justice, and to accomplish that, we need to provide some anecdotes and real history to understand this group. Want to know why they call themselves the 1%? Or how about the story of how they put a hit out on a famous rock star? There’s no shortage of stories that circulated over the years. So let’s see where it all began.

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