Herb Brooks

Herb Brooks bio

Birth Name: Herbert Paul Brooks Jr.

Occupation: Hockey Coach

Place Of Birth: Saint Paul

Date Of Birth: August 5, 1937

Date Of Death: August 11, 2003

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Herb Brooks was born on the 5th of August, 1937. She was known for being a Hockey Coach. Coached the U.S. Olympic hockey team that defeated the Russians in the ‘Miracle on Ice’ at Lake Placid.

Herb Brooks was born in Saint Paul. He was the last cut on the 1960 Olympic hockey team. Before the Olympics, he coached the Minnesota Golden Gophers to three NCAA championships.

Herb Brooks was a Leo and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Herb Brooks 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.

Herbert Paul Brooks Jr. 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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Herb Brooks’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Herb Brooks’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Herb Brooks kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Herb Brooks was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Herbert Paul Brooks Jr.
NICKNAME: Herbert Paul Brooks Jr., Herb Brooks
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Herb Brooks was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Herb Brooks was born in the Year of the Rabbit. 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: Herb Brooks had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Herb Brooks’s birth sign is Leo and she had a ruling planet of Sun.

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