Bill France Sr.

Bill France Sr. bio

Birth Name: Bill France Sr.

Occupation: Race Car Driver

Place Of Birth: Washington, DC

Date Of Birth: September 26, 1909

Date Of Death: N/A

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Bill France Sr. was born on the 26th of September, 1909. He was best known for being a Race Car Driver. Late race car driver most famous for being one of the founders of NASCAR. He is a member of numerous Halls of Fame, including the NASCAR and International Motorsports Hall of Fame.

Bill France Sr. was born in Washington, DC. He participated in the first-ever stock car race at the Daytona Beach Road Course on March 8, 1936, finishing in fifth place. He was a race car driver in his own right prior to the formation of NASCAR, becoming the National Stock Car Champion in 1940.

Bill France Sr. was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Bill France Sr. is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Bill France Sr.’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Bill France Sr.’s parents.

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Pascal Wehrlein

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Emiliano Spataro

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Bill France Sr. kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Bill France Sr. was born in the Year of the Rooster.

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Zodiac Sign: Bill France Sr. was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Bill France Sr. was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Bill France Sr. had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Bill France Sr.’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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