Bruce McLaren bio

Birth Name: Bruce McLaren

Occupation: Race Car Driver

Place Of Birth: Auckland

Date Of Birth: August30, 1937

Date Of Death: June 2, 1970

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: New Zealander

Bruce McLaren was born on the 30th of August, 1937. He was famous for being a Race Car Driver. Inducted into the International Motorsports Hall of Fame in 1991; he raced cars, designed and engineered cars, and founded the McLaren racing team in 1966.

Bruce McLaren was born in Auckland. He attended Meadowbank Primary School in Auckland, New Zealand. McLaren Racing enjoyed an extremely dominant stretch between 1967 and 1972, winning a total of 56 races, a number of which with Bruce as the driver.

Bruce McLaren was a Virgo and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Bruce McLaren was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Bruce McLaren is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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

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Personal Life

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

Bruce McLaren was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Bruce McLaren
AGE GENERATION:Silent Generation



Zodiac Sign: Bruce McLaren was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Bruce McLaren was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Bruce McLaren had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Bruce McLaren’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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