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People born on February 17 have an innate drive to conquer the world. Browse through this article for a list of famous people born on 17th February and also know more about their personality traits.

Those born on February 17 share the influence of their ruling planets Saturn and Uranus. Soothsayers of the past have declared that just the number of the day, 17 will bring about great fame for those born on this day. That underlying fame brings out the ambitious side of Saturn and when combined with the hard working Aquarius personality makes for a very unique person.

Alan BatesAlan Bates
(Actor)

27 December 2003

Allestree

British

1934

Arcangelo CorelliArcangelo Corelli
(Composer)

08 January 1713

Fusignano

Italian

1653

Banjo PatersonBanjo Paterson
(Poet)

05 February 1941

Orange

Australian

1864

 Barry HumphriesBarry Humphries
(Comedian, Actor)

Kew, Melbourne, Australia

Australian

1934

Billy Joe ArmstrongBillie Joe Armstrong
(Singer, Musician, Guitarist)

Oakland, California, United States

American

1972

Chaim PotokChaim Potok

23 July 2002

The Bronx

American

1929

H. L. HuntH. L. Hunt
(Businessman)

29 November 1974

Illinois

American

1889

Huey NewtonHuey P. Newton

22 August 1989

Monroe

American

1942

Joseph Gordon-LevittJoseph Gordon-Levitt
(Actor, Director)

Los Angeles

American

1981

Jozef MurgašJozef Murgaš
(Inventor)

11 May 1929

Tajov

Slovak

1864

Michael BayMichael Bay
(Film Director, Producer)

Los Angeles

American

1965

Michael JordanMichael Jordan
(Basketball player)

Brooklyn

American

1963

Mo YanMo Yan
(Novelist & Short Story Writer)

Gaomi, Shandong, China

Chinese

1955

Otto SternOtto Stern
(Physicist)

17 August 1969

Żory

German

1888

Paris HiltonParis Hilton
(Socialite, Model, Actress, TV Personality)

New York City

American

1981

René LaennecRené Laennec
(Inventor of Stethoscope)

13 August 1826

Quimper, France

French

1781

Sasha PieterseSasha Pieterse
(Actress/Singer/Model)

Johannesburg, South Africa

American

1996

AB de VilliersAB de Villiers

Pretoria

South African

1984

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Adriano Leite RibeiroAdriano Leite Ribeiro

Rio de Janeiro

Brazilian

1982

Alejandro JodorowskyAlejandro Jodorowsky

Tocopilla

French

1929

Andre NortonAndre Norton

17 March 2005

Cleveland, Ohio, USA

American

1912

Ann MacbethAnn Macbeth

01 May 1905

Halliwell, Bolton, Lancashire, England

1905

Aryeh DeriAryeh Deri

Meknes

Israeli

1959

Barzan Ibrahim al-TikritiBarzan Ibrahim al-Tikriti

15 January 2007

Tikrit

Iraqi

1951

Bear McCrearyBear McCreary

Fort Lauderdale

American

1979

Buddy RyanBuddy Ryan

Frederick

American

1931

Daniel MerriweatherDaniel Merriweather

Melbourne

Australian

1982

Dieter LaserDieter Laser

Kiel

German

1942

Dominic PurcellDominic Purcell

Wallasey

Australian

1970

Ernst TroeltschErnst Troeltsch

01 February 1923

Augsburg-Haunstetten

German

1865

Fay GodwinFay Godwin

27 May 2005

Berlin

British

1931

Gene PitneyGene Pitney

05 April 2006

Hartford

American

1940

Giuseppe SignoriGiuseppe Signori

Alzano Lombardo

Italian

1968

Grigori DobryginGrigori Dobrygin

Vilyuchinsk

Russian

1986

Gustavo Adolfo BécquerGustavo Adolfo Bécquer

22 December 1870

Seville

Spanish

1836

HamkaHamka

24 July 1981

Agam Regency

Indonesian

1908

Hans MorgenthauHans Morgenthau

19 July 1980

Coburg

German

1904

Henri VieuxtempsHenri Vieuxtemps

06 June 1881

Verviers

Belgian

1820

Isabelle EberhardtIsabelle Eberhardt

21 October 1904

Geneva

Swiss

1877

Javier LópezJavier López

León

Mexican

1935

Jibanananda DasJibanananda Das

22 October 1954

Barisal

Bangladeshi

1899

Jim BrownJim Brown

St. Simons

American

1936

Jinggoy EstradaJinggoy Estrada

Manila

Filipino

1963

Kalvakuntla Chandrashekar RaoKalvakuntla Chandrashekar Rao

Medak

Indian

1954

Karl JenkinsKarl Jenkins

Penclawdd

British

1944

Katica IllényiKatica Illényi

Budapest

Hungarian

1968

Khun SaKhun Sa

25 October 2007

Mongyai Township

Burmese

1934

Linor AbargilLinor Abargil

Netanya

Israeli

1980

Loreena McKennittLoreena McKennitt

Morden

Canadian

1957

Luc RobitailleLuc Robitaille

Montreal

Canadian

1966

Madison KeysMadison Keys

Rock Island

American

1995

Mary Ann MobleyMary Ann Mobley

American

1939

Nalini SinghNalini Singh

Fiji

Indian

1945

Natascha KampuschNatascha Kampusch

Vienna

Austrian

1988

Nathan CleverlyNathan Cleverly

Caerphilly

British

1987

Otto Liman von SandersOtto Liman von Sanders

22 August 1929

Słupsk

German

1855

Pedro PaternoPedro Paterno

27 March 1911

Manila

Spanish

1857

Philip WiegratzPhilip Wiegratz

Saxony-Anhalt

German

1993

Philipp Franz von SieboldPhilipp Franz von Siebold

18 October 1866

Würzburg

German

1796

Pierre Auguste CotPierre Auguste Cot

02 August 1883

Bédarieux

French

1837

Raf ValloneRaf Vallone

31 October 2002

Tropea

Italian

1916

Răzvan LucescuRăzvan Lucescu

Bucharest

Romanian

1969

Rebecca AdlingtonRebecca Adlington

Mansfield

British

1989

Red BarberRed Barber

22 October 1992

Columbus

American

1908

Romano GuardiniRomano Guardini

01 October 1968

Verona

German

1885

Ron MeyerRon Meyer

Miami Beach

Canadian

1941

Ronald FisherRonald Fisher

29 July 1962

East Finchley

British

1890

Ruth Barbara Rendell, Baroness Rendell of BaberghRuth Barbara Rendell, Baroness Rendell of Babergh

British

1930

Ruth RendellRuth Rendell

South Woodford

British

1930

Sadegh HedayatSadegh Hedayat

09 April 1951

Tehran

Iranian

1903

Sasha PieterseSasha Pieterse

Johannesburg

South African

1996

Shoichiro ToyodaShoichiro Toyoda

Nagoya

Japanese

1925

SivakarthikeyanSivakarthikeyan

Thiruveezhimizhalai

Indian

1985

Thomas HeatherwickThomas Heatherwick

London

British

1970

Thomas John Watson, Sr.Thomas John Watson, Sr.

19 June 1956

American

1874

Vasyl LomachenkoVasyl Lomachenko

Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi

Ukrainian

1988

Vicente FernándezVicente Fernández

Guadalajara

Mexican

1940

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on February 17

Personality
People born on February 17 have a good vibe about themselves and this helps them on their way to fame. Symbols of love and inner peace are attributed to these Aquarian individuals, giving them strength to handle challenges with dignity and fortitude. These individuals have strong spirit and loads of patience; they have an innate drive to conquer the world. February 17 people should be careful that fame comes with a price and keeping their feet on the ground is as important as succeeding. Some will see the need for fame as a great attribute but it can bring about an eccentric personality as well.

Health
People born on this day have a propensity toward extreme stress. Seeking fame will come with a price and their health can be the first thing to suffer. They should take proper and healthy diet. While on that quest for fame, some will have a tendency to stay inside for long periods; making sure to get plenty of fresh air and sunshine is absolutely essential. Take extra care with feet and joints if you share February 17 as your birthday.

Finance
Financial situation of people born on this day is quite sound. With a strong frugal nature and easy sense of budget, these individuals find it simple to save money and make themselves financially secure.

Career
An ideal career choice for people born on this day would be something that places them within the public eye; but it may happen that deep inside the longing to be private may take control and cause mental conflict.

Relationships, Marriage and Children
Those born on February 17 find it difficult to find the perfect mate. These individuals remain focused and determined in their search for perfect soul mate. Their impulsive and passionate nature draw others towards them. Once they find their perfect soul mate they are loyal and committed in the relationship. However, they do not tolerate any indiscretions from their partner. Loyalty and devotion must go both ways for this Aquarius to have a happy and healthy relationship.

Lucky Colors: Deep blue and Black
Lucky Numbers: 8, 17, 26, 35, 44, 53, 62, 71
Lucky Day (of the week): Saturday
Lucky Days (of the month): 8th, 9th

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