Mike Hawthorn

Mike Hawthorn bio

Birth Name: Mike Hawthorn

Occupation: Race Car Driver

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: April 10, 1929

Date Of Death: January 22, 1959

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British, British

Mike Hawthorn was born on the 10th of April, 1929. He was best known for being a Race Car Driver. Became the first UK Formula One World Champion following his 1958 victory at the Formula One Championship. He finished his career with 3 wins and 18 podiums.

Mike Hawthorn was born in England. He made his debut in 1950 at the Brighton Speed Trials driving a 1934 Riley Ulster Imp and two years later made his Formula One debut with a 4th place finish. He retired following his championship run due to his teammates passing during the German Grand Prix.

Mike Hawthorn was a Aries and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Mike Hawthorn was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

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

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Personal Life

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

Mike Hawthorn was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Mike Hawthorn
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Mike Hawthorn was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Mike Hawthorn was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Mike Hawthorn had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Mike Hawthorn’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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