December 17 individuals fall into the zodiacal group of Sagittarius. Browse through this article for a list of famous people born on 17th December and also know more about their personality traits.

The probability of the personality of all Sagittarian folks is predetermined by the astrological influence of the planet Jupiter. The actual date in which December 17 individuals are born is ruled by Saturn, thus explaining some of the changes in the anticipated personality traits of these people. December 17 individuals are free-spirited people with ample of competence, positivity and pleasantness. They have a talent for creativity and love for beauty and nature. Other fortes include their preference for realism, caution and honesty which helps them differentiate between favourable and unfavourable paths.  However, not all is good for December 17 folks as they too have their share of personality weaknesses. Streaks of stubbornness, bluntness and criticism are seen in December 17 individuals with a proneness to act in an indecisive and inconsistent manner. Excessive cautious nature and lack of self-confidence can also cause unwanted restrain on December 17 individuals.

Pope FrancisPope Francis

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Argentine

1936

Manny PacquiaoManny Pacquiao
(Eight-division Boxing World Champion)

Kibawe, Bukidnon, Philippines

Filipino

1978

Antonino Giovanni Ribisi Giovanni Ribisi
(Actor)

Los Angeles, California, U.S.

American

1974

Milla JovovichMilla Jovovich

Kiev

American

1975

Humphry DavyHumphry Davy
(Inventor of Davy Lamp)

29 May 1829

Penzance

British

1778

Chris MatthewsChris Matthews

Philadelphia

American

1945

Prince Rupert of the RhinePrince Rupert of the Rhine
(Military Leader)

29 November 1682

Prague

German

1619

Joseph HenryJoseph Henry
(Scientist)

13 May 1878

Albany

American

1797

John Greenleaf WhittierJohn Greenleaf Whittier
(Poet)

07 September 1892

Haverhill, Massachusetts, United States

American

1807

Fatima SiadFatima Siad
(Model)

Mogadishu

Somali,Somalian

1986

Willard Frank LibbyWillard Libby
(Physical Chemist)

08 September 1980

Grand Valley, Colorado

American

1908

James WhiteJames White
(Apologist, Author)

Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States

American

1962

DaddyOFiveDaddyOFive
(YouTube Star)

Maryland

American

1982

Manu RiosManu Rios
(TV Personality)

Calzada, Calatrava, Spain

Spanish

1998

Chelsea ManningChelsea Manning
(Military personnel, Musician, Soldier)

Crescent

British,American

1987

Chuck LiddellChuck Liddell
(Mixed martial artist, Kickboxer, Karateka)

Santa Barbara

American

1969

Muhammadu BuhariMuhammadu Buhari
(Military personnel, Politician)

Daura

Nigerian

1942

Eugene LevyEugene Levy
(Screenwriter, Film actor, Actor, Film producer, Film director, Writer, Musician, Voice actor, Character actor, Songwriter)

Hamilton

Canadian

1946

ParacelsusParacelsus
(Physician, Botanist, Astrologer)

24 September 1541

Einsiedeln, Switzerland

Swiss

1493

Paul RodgersPaul Rodgers
(Singer, Singer-songwriter)

Middlesbrough

1949

Armin Mueller-StahlArmin Mueller-Stahl
(Television actor, Voice actor, Film director, Painter, Stage actor, Film actor, Writer)

Sovetsk

German

1930

Paula RadcliffePaula Radcliffe
(Marathon runner, Long-distance runner, Athletics competitor)

Northwich

British

1973

Kerry PackerKerry Packer

26 December 2005

Sydney

Australian

1937

Paul ButterfieldPaul Butterfield
(Singer, Musician)

04 May 1987

Chicago

American

1942

Abdul Rahim Khan-I-KhanaAbdul Rahim Khan-I-Khana
(Poet)

22 April 2017

Lahore

Indian

1556

John AbrahamJohn Abraham
(actor, model, film producer, film actor)

Mumbai

Indian

1972

Tommy SteeleTommy Steele
(Singer, Songwriter)

Bermondsey

British

1936

Craig KielburgerCraig Kielburger
(Writer)

Thornhill

Canadian

1982

Tim WieseTim Wiese
(Association football player, Wrestler)

Bergisch Gladbach

German

1981

Kay BurleyKay Burley
(Journalist, Presenter, Novelist)

Wigan

British

1960

Sara DallinSara Dallin
(Singer-songwriter, Singer)

Bristol

French

1961

Duff GoldmanDuff Goldman
(Chef)

Detroit

American

1974

Bob GuccioneBob Guccione
(Photographer, Film producer, Screenwriter)

20 October 2010

New York City

American

1930

Lood de JagerLood de Jager
(Rugby union player)

Alberton

South African

1992

Sébastien OgierSébastien Ogier
(Rally driver)

Gap

French

1983

Raymond Fernandez and Martha BeckRaymond Fernandez and Martha Beck
(Serial killer)

08 March 1951

Hawaii

American

1914

Sahara DavenportSahara Davenport

01 October 2012

Dallas

American

1984

SelenSelen
(actor, pornographic actor, television presenter)

Rome

Italian

1966

S3RLS3RL
(Disc jockey, Record producer, Composer)

Brisbane

Australian

1981

Yann SommerYann Sommer
(Association football player)

Morges

Swiss

1988

Peter FarrellyPeter Farrelly
(Film director, Screenwriter)

Phoenixville

American

1956

Dominic LawsonDominic Lawson
(Columnist, Journalist, Editor)

Wandsworth

British

1956

Vaibhavi MerchantVaibhavi Merchant
(Dancer, Choreographer, Actor)

India

Indian

1975

Hu ShihHu Shih
(Diplomat, Professor, Journalist)

24 February 1962

Shanghai

Taiwanese

1891

Stella TennantStella Tennant
(Model)

Scotland

British

1970

Bernard LonerganBernard Lonergan
(Theologian, Philosopher, University teacher)

26 November 1984

Buckingham, Quebec

Canadian

1904

Bo GuaguaBo Guagua

1987

Ken HitchcockKen Hitchcock
(Ice hockey player)

Edmonton

Canadian

1951

Daniil KharmsDaniil Kharms
(writer, playwright, children's writer, poet)

02 February 1942

Saint Petersburg

Russian

1905

Erwin PiscatorErwin Piscator
(Theatre director)

30 March 1966

Greifenstein

German

1893

Claudio SuárezClaudio Suárez
(Association football player)

Texcoco Municipality

Mexican

1968

Ari FolmanAri Folman
(Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Writer, Composer)

Haifa

Israeli

1962

Ryan Hunter-ReayRyan Hunter-Reay
(Racecar driver)

Dallas

American

1980

Bede GriffithsBede Griffiths
(Theologian, Catholic priest)

13 May 1993

Walton-on-Thames

Indian,British

1906

Eddie PerfectEddie Perfect

Melbourne

Australian

1977

Mykola AzarovMykola Azarov
(Politician)

Kaluga

Ukrainian

1947

María Elena VelascoMaría Elena Velasco
(Actor, Screenwriter, Television actor, Film actor)

30 April 2015

Puebla City

Mexican

1940

Masako NatsumeMasako Natsume
(Actor, Model, Poet)

11 September 1985

Tokyo

Japanese

1957

Domenico CimarosaDomenico Cimarosa
(Composer)

11 January 1801

Aversa

Italian

1749

Peter SnellPeter Snell
(Middle-distance runner, Athletics competitor)

Opunake

New Zealander

1938

Katina PaxinouKatina Paxinou
(Actor)

22 February 1973

Piraeus

Greek

1900

Rin TakanashiRin Takanashi
(Actor, Tarento)

Funabashi

Japanese

1988

William FloydWilliam Floyd
(Politician)

04 August 1821

Brookhaven

British,American

1734

İlhan Erdostİlhan Erdost
(Publisher)

07 November 1980

Tokat

Turkish

1944

Richard A. JewellRichard A. Jewell

29 August 2007

American

1962

Alan Richard GriffithsAlan Richard Griffiths

13 May 1993

British

1906

Shih-chihShih-chih

24 February 1962

Chinese

1891

Personality Traits & Characteristic of Famous People Born on December 17

Personality
Endowed with strong sense of optimism and level-headedness, individuals born on December 17 are practical and charming folks with a hardworking and determined nature. These people have high standard and a warm-hearted independent spirit. However, given the same, they possess the maturity to accept failure as well and do not get let down by the same. Although self-disciplined, they enjoy breaking the rules from time to time. December 17 individuals aim to strike a balance between their ambition and dream on one hand and the assessment of their practical side and actual realization of goals on the other hand. They are methodical and disciplined in their approach and never in a hurry, taking everything one step at a time.

Health
December 17 individuals are health conscious folks, sometimes to the point of being health fanatics as well. Mostly, those with this birthdate face a health condition early in life which makes them extremely conscious about health matters. These people eat wisely and take in nutritious food in their daily diet. They refrain from binging on anything that is unhealthy or harmful in their daily routine. Another aspect on which December 17 folks are overly cognisant about is including physical exercise in their daily routine as a way to remain fit and healthy. They make sure to exercise daily for achieving overall vitality and strength. However, December 17 folks should concentrate on weight-training as it is supposed to reap in much more benefits and add on to their aim for a healthy life.

Finance
Financially, individuals with their birthdate on December 17 hardly face an issue all through their life. They are destined to make money and hence find ways of securing themselves and their family financial security. Just like earning money is not much of a problem for these folks, similarly, spending is also not a curtailed effort. People with this birthdate have an open heart and open mind and spend generously. They need to control their spending streak just a little to enjoy a balanced financial position.

Career
The career opportunities for individuals born on December 17 are wide and varied. These people possess great entrepreneurial spirit. They are ideally suited for jobs that allow them to make a one-to-one contact with people on a regular basis. This is because these people have a keen understanding and knowledge of what the public wants and tirelessly make efforts and research on various topics and themes to back up their intuition.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Relationships are important for individuals sharing their birthdate on December 17. Whether it is parents, friends, relatives, neighbours or love interest, these people maintain healthy and cordial relationships with everyone. Romantically, these people are a little hesitant to get into a love relationship. This is primarily due to the fact that December 17 individuals look for autonomy even in a love relationship as well. Though space and some sort of freedom is necessary for December 17 natives, they do understand the value of having a soul mate and prefer to go through the good and bad of life as a couple than single. December 17 individuals make exceptional mates and strive to keep romance alive. As far as parenting is concerned, they believe in giving their youngsters independence and freedom. As such, they do not make strict disciplinarians and instead allow the little ones to make their own rules and be conscious about them.

Lucky Color: Deep Blue, Black
Lucky Number: 8, 17, 26, 35, 44, 53
Lucky Days (of the week): Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
Lucky Days (of the month): 8, 17, 26

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