Mike Porcaro

Mike Porcaro bio

Birth Name: Mike Porcaro

Occupation: Bassist

Place Of Birth: Hartford

Date Of Birth: May 29, 1955

Date Of Death: March 15, 2015

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Mike Porcaro was born on the 29th of May, 1955. He was popular for being a Bassist. Grammy Award-winning bassist with the 1980s rock band Toto, the group known for the song “Africa,” and who went on hiatus in 2007.

Mike Porcaro was born in Hartford. His brothers wanted to include him in Toto right away, but the record label feared it would break up the chemistry. He left Toto because he was losing sensitivity in my fingers.

Mike Porcaro was a Gemini and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Mike Porcaro was born in 1950s. The 1950s is often viewed as "baby boom" and a period of conformity, when young and old alike followed group norms rather than striking out on their own. The 50s were also the beginning of the Space Race, Cold War and the Civil Rights Movement. Discover what happened on this day.

Mike Porcaro is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


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Mike Porcaro’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 Porcaro’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

Mike Porcaro was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Mike Porcaro
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation



Zodiac Sign: Mike Porcaro was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Mike Porcaro was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Mike Porcaro 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.

Mike Porcaro’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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