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August 23rd individuals fall under the sun sign Virgo. Browse through this article for a list of famous people born on 23rd August and also know more about their personality traits.

The profound influence of the planet Mercury determines the basic probabilities of the nature and characteristic of individuals born on August 23rd. The planet not only rules the zodiacal group, but also governs the particular date. As such, these people display typical personality traits of efficiency, dexterity and observance. They are highly generous, creative, charming and sincere with a yearning for knowledge and information. What is the most unique trait of these people is their innate ability to perceive any situation quickly and then act on it almost immediately. August 23rd individuals love to travel and are adventurous by nature. However, they can turn out to be self-centered, aloof and snappy at times.   

Kobe BryantKobe Bryant
(Basketball player)

Philadelphia

American

1978

Louis XVI of FranceLouis XVI of France
(King of France)

21 January 1793

Palace of Versailles

French

1754

Barbara EdenBarbara Eden
(Actress)

Tucson

American

1931

Keith MoonKeith Moon

07 September 1978

Harlesden

British

1946

Julian CasablancasJulian Casablancas

New York City

American

1978

Kenneth ArrowKenneth Arrow
(Economist & Political Theorist)

New York City, USA

American

1921

Robert SolowRobert Solow
(Economist)

Brooklyn, New York

American

1924

Natalie CoughlinNatalie Coughlin
(Swimmer)

Vallejo, California

American

1982

Hamilton Othanel SmithHamilton O. Smith
(Microbiologist)

New York City, New York

American

1931

Luis de MatosLuis de Matos
(Magician)

Maputo

Portuguese

1970

Eugene Curran KellyEugene Curran Kelly

02 February 1996

Pittsburgh

American

1912

Laura LuxLaura Lux
(DJ, Model, Social Media Star)

Adelaide, Australia

Australian

1984

Robert Floyd Curl Jr.Robert Floyd Curl Jr.
(Chemist)

Alice, Texas, United States

American

1933

Sahar LunaSahar Luna
(Instagram Star)

United States

1999

Seth CurrySeth Curry
(Basketball player)

Charlotte

American

1990

Jeremy LinJeremy Lin
(Basketball player)

Los Angeles

American

1988

Gene KellyGene Kelly
(Film actor, Singer, Film director, Actor, Choreographer, Dancer, Screenwriter)

02 February 1996

Pittsburgh

American

1912

Ray ParkRay Park
(Actor)

Glasgow

British

1974

Rick SpringfieldRick Springfield
(Actor, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Singer, Composer)

Sydney

Australian,American

1949

Rodney AlcalaRodney Alcala
(Serial killer)

San Antonio

American

1943

Lianne La HavasLianne La Havas
(Singer-songwriter, Singer, Pianist, Songwriter, Musician, Guitarist)

London

British

1989

Juan Manuel MárquezJuan Manuel Márquez
(Boxer)

Mexico City

Mexican

1973

Alexandre DesplatAlexandre Desplat
(Composer, Music educator, Film score composer)

Paris

French

1961

Kong HeeKong Hee
(Pastor)

Singapore

Singaporean

1964

William Lane CraigWilliam Lane Craig
(Philosopher, Theologian, University teacher, Writer)

Peoria

American

1949

Clifford GeertzClifford Geertz
(Anthropologist, University teacher, Sociologist)

30 October 2006

San Francisco

American

1926

Henry EveryHenry Every

22 April 1699

Plymouth

British

1659

Georges CuvierGeorges Cuvier
(Geologist, Anatomist, Paleontologist, Politician, Zoologist, Ornithologist, Scientist, Professor, Naturalist, Writer, Malacologist)

13 May 1832

Montbéliard

French

1769

Akhmad KadyrovAkhmad Kadyrov
(Politician, Theologian)

09 May 2004

Karaganda

Russian

1951

Edwyn CollinsEdwyn Collins

Edinburgh

Scottish

1959

Ivan VI of RussiaIvan VI of Russia

16 July 1764

Saint Petersburg

Russian

1740

Alice GlassAlice Glass
(Singer)

Toronto

Canadian

1988

Eleftherios VenizelosEleftherios Venizelos

18 March 1936

Mournies

Greek

1864

Oliver Hazard PerryOliver Hazard Perry
(Officer)

23 August 1819

United States of America

American

1785

Peter DonaldsonPeter Donaldson
(News presenter)

03 November 2015

Cairo

British

1945

Dick BrunaDick Bruna
(Writer, Graphic designer, Illustrator, Children's writer)

16 February 2017

Utrecht

1927

Sun MingmingSun Mingming
(Basketball player)

Harbin

1983

Ray FerraroRay Ferraro
(Ice hockey player)

Trail

Canadian

1964

Lexi AlexanderLexi Alexander
(Film producer, Film director, Screenwriter, Karateka, Kickboxer)

Mannheim

German

1974

Krishnakumar KunnathKrishnakumar Kunnath

New Delhi

Indian

1968

Nelson DeMilleNelson DeMille
(Writer, Novelist)

New York City

American

1943

Roger AvaryRoger Avary
(Screenwriter, Film director, Television producer, Film producer)

Flin Flon

American

1965

Giuseppe MeazzaGiuseppe Meazza
(Association football player, Association football manager)

21 August 1979

Milan

Italian

1910

Galen RowellGalen Rowell
(Photographer, Mountaineer, Rock climber)

11 August 2002

Oakland

American

1940

Houari BoumedieneHouari Boumediene

27 December 1978

Héliopolis, Algeria

Algerian

1932

Chris FowlerChris Fowler
(Presenter)

Denver

American

1962

Vicky LeandrosVicky Leandros
(Singer, Politician)

Palaiokastritsa

Greek

1952

Rik SmitsRik Smits
(Basketball player)

Eindhoven

1966

Allan KaprowAllan Kaprow
(Painter)

05 April 2006

Atlantic City

American

1927

Geoff CapesGeoff Capes
(Athletics competitor)

Holbeach

British

1949

Caroline ManzoCaroline Manzo

Brooklyn

American

1961

Gloria Morgan VanderbiltGloria Morgan Vanderbilt
(Socialite, Actor)

13 February 1965

Lucerne

American

1904

Demetrio AlbertiniDemetrio Albertini
(Association football player)

Besana in Brianza

Italian

1971

Mohammad Bagher GhalibafMohammad Bagher Ghalibaf

Torqabeh

Iranian

1961

Sol KerznerSol Kerzner
(Businessperson)

Troyeville

South African

1935

Nikki GilNikki Gil
(Singer, Actor)

Manila

Filipino

1987

Rita PavoneRita Pavone
(Actor, Singer)

Turin

Swiss,Italian

1945

S. A. RajkumarS. A. Rajkumar
(Composer)

Chennai

Indian

1964

Osborne ReynoldsOsborne Reynolds
(Physicist, Civil engineer, Engineer)

21 February 1912

Belfast

British

1842

Laura FloresLaura Flores
(Actor, Singer, Television actor)

Reynosa

Mexican

1963

Luigi DelneriLuigi Delneri
(Association football player, Association football manager)

Aquileia

Italian

1950

Arnold ToynbeeArnold Toynbee
(Economist)

09 March 1883

London

British

1852

Roza OtunbayevaRoza Otunbayeva
(Politician, Diplomat)

Bishkek

Kyrgyz

1950

Moritz MoszkowskiMoritz Moszkowski
(Composer, Pianist, Conductor, Musicologist)

08 March 1925

Wrocław

Polish

1854

Paul OtletPaul Otlet
(Writer, Lawyer, Librarian, Scientist, Inventor, Bibliographer)

10 December 1944

Brussels

Belgian

1868

Terje RypdalTerje Rypdal
(Guitarist, Composer, Jazz musician, Jazz guitarist)

Oslo

Norwegian

1947

Marie Henriette of AustriaMarie Henriette of Austria

19 September 1902

Pest

Belgian

1836

Glen JohnsonGlen Johnson
(Association football player)

Greenwich

British

1984

John Sherman CooperJohn Sherman Cooper
(Politician, Judge, Lawyer, Diplomat, American football player)

21 February 1991

Somerset

American

1901

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Ștefan IovanȘtefan Iovan
(Association football player)

Moțăței

Romanian

1960

Artūras PaulauskasArtūras Paulauskas
(Politician, Lawyer)

Vilnius

Lithuanian

1953

Jon CooperJon Cooper

Prince George

Canadian

1967

River Jude PhoenixRiver Jude Phoenix

31 October 1993

Madras

American

1970

SantillanaSantillana

Santillana del Mar

Spanish

1952

William Jacob Will CuppyWilliam Jacob Will Cuppy

19 September 1949

American

1884

Personality Traits & Characteristic of Famous People Born on August 23

Personality
Perfectionists of sorts, individuals born on August 23rd are versatile folks with a penchant for creativity and ingenuity. Ruled by the planet Mercury, the ruler of both the zodiacal group and the actual day, these people have an analytical mind and a rational approach to life. This practicality often overshadows the caring, sensitive and compassionate temperament of these people. The observant nature, charming personality and sophisticated taste of these people make them unique and distinctive. Adding to this is their generous and sincere nature that makes these individuals have a positive and productive outlook towards life and people. August 23rd individuals have great communication skills and are gifted speakers.

Health
Emotional imbalance disrupts the smooth functioning and the healthy being of individuals born on August 23rd. Since these individuals do not express themselves well, the bottled up emotions does more harm than good for their overall health. An emotionally upsetting situation can cause hindrance in the vitality of these people. However, due to their fondness for exercises, individuals with this birthday hardly go out of shape. The only thing that they need to regulate is their intake of sugar in the diet.

Finance
What makes August 23rd people distinct from their fellow beings is the fact that they can manage well in any type of financial situation. As such, having a petty income or a wholesome one hardly matters for August 23rd individuals. However, if blessed with an above average income, these people are extremely generous and believe in sharing their fortune with others.

Career
An August 23rd born does not plunge into the job easily. In fact, it takes a whole lot of things to capture the attention of people born on this date. These individuals look for a profession that mentally stimulates them. Changes and challenges should be a vital part of the profile to keep these individuals going. These people are endowed with an eye for detail and are truly efficient and capable. Unlike others, they are happy to work in a team or group rather than alone but are most efficient when placed in the position of a team leader.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Romantically, August 23rd individuals are enthusiastic about love and romance and are keen on commitment. Though they may appear to be unemotional, rigid and fiercely independent folks on the surface, these people seek for a partner with whom they can share their actual inner self. True love, respect, friendship and equality are qualities they want in their relationship with their partner. A lesser known fact is that August 23rd individuals are great listeners, which come in handy while maintaining a blissful alliance with their partner. They are also immensely thoughtful, kind, loyal and devoted. Parenting comes naturally to those born on this date. If they aren’t blessed with their own children, they are likely to enjoy with youngsters by enrolling themselves at humanitarian or charitable organizations.

Lucky Color: Green
Lucky Number: 5, 14, 23, 32, 41, 50
Lucky Days (of the week): Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
Lucky Days (of the month): 5, 14, 15, 25

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