Peter Collins

Peter Collins bio

Birth Name: Peter Collins

Occupation: Race Car Driver

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: November 6, 1931

Date Of Death: August 3, 1958

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Peter Collins was born on the 6th of November, 1931. He was popular for being a Race Car Driver. Formula One driver who achieved three victories and 9 podiums before tragedy struck when his car was flipped during the 1958 German Grand Prix. He was thrown from the car into a tree and suffered fatal head injuries.

Peter Collins was born in England. He made his debut with the Aston Martin team in 1952 and secured early wins at that year’s Goodwood Nine Hours Race and the 1953 race at Dundrod. He joined teammate and eventual close friend Mike Hawthorn at Ferrari in 1957.

Peter Collins was a Scorpio and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Peter Collins 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.

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

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Personal Life

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

Peter Collins was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Peter Collins
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation



Zodiac Sign: Peter Collins was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Peter Collins was born in the Year of the Tiger. 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: Peter Collins had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Peter Collins’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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