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.

Michael JordanMichael Jordan
(Basketball player)

Brooklyn

American

1963

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

Los Angeles

American

1981

Lou Diamond PhillipsLou Diamond Phillips
(Actor)

U.S. Naval Base Subic Bay, Philippines

Filipino

1962

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

New York City

American

1981

Michael BayMichael Bay
(Film Director, Producer)

Los Angeles

American

1965

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

Oakland, California, United States

American

1972

Sasha PieterseSasha Pieterse
(Actress/Singer/Model)

Johannesburg, South Africa

American

1996

Huey NewtonHuey P. Newton

22 August 1989

Monroe

American

1942

 Barry HumphriesBarry Humphries
(Comedian, Actor)

Kew, Melbourne, Australia

Australian

1934

Alan BatesAlan Bates
(Actor)

27 December 2003

Allestree

British

1934

Banjo PatersonBanjo Paterson
(Poet)

05 February 1941

Orange

Australian

1864

Mo YanMo Yan
(Novelist & Short Story Writer)

Gaomi, Shandong, China

Chinese

1955

Arcangelo CorelliArcangelo Corelli
(Composer)

08 January 1713

Fusignano

Italian

1653

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

29 November 1974

Illinois

American

1889

René LaennecRené Laennec
(Inventor of Stethoscope)

13 August 1826

Quimper, France

French

1781

Chaim PotokChaim Potok

23 July 2002

The Bronx

American

1929

Otto SternOtto Stern
(Physicist)

17 August 1969

Żory

German

1888

Les BrownLes Brown
(Author)

Liberty City, Miami, Florida, United States

American

1945

Jozef MurgašJozef Murgaš
(Inventor)

11 May 1929

Tajov

Slovak

1864

MissRemiAshtenRemi Cruz
(YouTuber & Beauty Advisor)

Anaheim hills, California,USA

American

1995

Aidan AlexanderAidan Alexander
(YouTube star, actor, and social media personality)

Boise, Idaho, United States Of America

American

2000

Ed SheeranEd Sheeran
(Singer)

Hebden Bridge, United Kingdom

British

1991

AB de VilliersAB de Villiers
(Cricketer)

Pretoria

South African

1984

Dominic PurcellDominic Purcell
(Actor)

England

Australian,British

1970

Alejandro JodorowskyAlejandro Jodorowsky
(Writer, Film director, Actor, Playwright, Screenwriter, Film editor, Science fiction writer)

Tocopilla

Chilean

1929

Jim BrownJim Brown
(Advisor, Actor, Lacrosse player, American football player, Television actor)

St. Simons

American

1936

SivakarthikeyanSivakarthikeyan
(Actor, Singer)

Singampunari

Indian

1985

Dieter LaserDieter Laser
(Stage actor, Film actor)

Kiel

German

1942

Ronald FisherRonald Fisher
(Mathematician, Geneticist, Statistician)

29 July 1962

East Finchley

British

1890

Loreena McKennittLoreena McKennitt
(Singer, Composer, Pianist, Musician, Songwriter)

Morden

Canadian

1957

Margaret TrumanMargaret Truman
(American author)

29 January 2008

Independence, Missouri, United States

American

1924

Gene PitneyGene Pitney
(Singer)

05 April 2006

Hartford, Connecticut, United States

American

1940

Vasyl LomachenkoVasyl Lomachenko
(Boxer)

Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi

Ukrainian

1988

Kalvakuntla Chandrashekar RaoKalvakuntla Chandrashekar Rao

Medak

Indian

1954

Natascha KampuschNatascha Kampusch
(Television presenter, Autobiographer, Screenwriter, Non-fiction writer)

Vienna

Austrian

1988

Buddy RyanBuddy Ryan
(American football player, Head coach)

28 June 2016

Frederick

American

1931

Roger ScrutonRoger Scruton
(philosopher, political scientist, writer, university teacher, composer)

Buslingthorpe, Lincolnshire

British

1944

Hans MorgenthauHans Morgenthau
(Judge, Political scientist, Writer, Philosopher, University teacher)

19 July 1980

Coburg

German

1904

Ruth RendellRuth Rendell
(Writer, Politician, Novelist, Screenwriter)

02 May 2015

London

British

1930

Vicente FernándezVicente Fernández
(Singer, Actor, Film actor)

Guadalajara

Mexican

1940

Nathan CleverlyNathan Cleverly
(Boxer)

Caerphilly

British

1987

Bear McCrearyBear McCreary
(Composer, Musician, Film score composer)

Fort Lauderdale

American

1979

Mary Ann MobleyMary Ann Mobley
(Actor, Television actor, Model)

09 November 2014

Biloxi, Mississippi, United States

American

1937

Karl JenkinsKarl Jenkins
(Composer, Saxophonist, Keyboardist, Oboist, Jazz musician)

Penclawdd

British

1944

Pedro PaternoPedro Paterno
(politician, novelist, poet, author, autobiographer)

11 March 1911

Manila

Spanish

1857

Andre NortonAndre Norton
(Writer, Novelist, Science fiction writer)

17 March 2005

Cleveland

American

1912

Rebecca AdlingtonRebecca Adlington
(Swimmer)

Mansfield

British

1989

Linor AbargilLinor Abargil
(Model, Actor, Beauty pageant contestant, Stage actor)

Netanya

Israeli

1980

Thomas HeatherwickThomas Heatherwick
(Architect, Sculptor, Designer)

London

British

1970

Isabelle EberhardtIsabelle Eberhardt
(Explorer, Journalist, Writer)

21 October 1904

Geneva

Swiss

1877

Adriano Leite RibeiroAdriano Leite Ribeiro

Rio de Janeiro

Brazilian

1982

Luc RobitailleLuc Robitaille
(Ice hockey player)

Montreal

Canadian

1966

Khun SaKhun Sa
(drug lord, entrepreneur)

26 October 2007

Mongyai Township

Burmese

1934

Henri VieuxtempsHenri Vieuxtemps
(Composer, Music educator, University teacher, Violinist)

06 June 1881

Verviers

Belgian

1820

Gustavo Adolfo BécquerGustavo Adolfo Bécquer
(Poet, Short story writer, Playwright, Writer)

22 December 1870

Seville

Spanish

1836

Barzan Ibrahim al-TikritiBarzan Ibrahim al-Tikriti
(Politician, Diplomat)

15 January 2007

Tikrit

Iraqi

1951

Daniel MerriweatherDaniel Merriweather
(Singer)

Melbourne

Australian

1982

Philip WiegratzPhilip Wiegratz
(Actor)

Colbitz

German

1993

Duane GishDuane Gish
(biochemist)

05 March 2013

White City

American

1921

Sadegh HedayatSadegh Hedayat
(Writer, Translator, Novelist)

04 April 1951

Tehran

1903

Giuseppe SignoriGiuseppe Signori
(Association football player)

Alzano Lombardo

Italian

1968

Jibanananda DasJibanananda Das
(Poet, Writer)

22 October 1954

Barisal

Bangladeshi

1899

Nalini SinghNalini Singh
(Journalist, Writer)

Fiji

Indian

1945

Madison KeysMadison Keys
(Tennis player)

Rock Island

American

1995

Red BarberRed Barber
(Sports commentator)

22 October 1992

Columbus

American

1908

Shoichiro ToyodaShoichiro Toyoda
(businessperson, engineer)

Aichi Prefecture

Japanese

1925

Otto Liman von SandersOtto Liman von Sanders
(Officer)

22 August 1929

Słupsk

German

1855

Aryeh DeriAryeh Deri
(Politician)

Meknes

Israeli

1959

Raf ValloneRaf Vallone
(Actor, Association football player, Journalist, Stage actor)

31 October 2002

Tropea

Italian

1916

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Ron MeyerRon Meyer
(Head coach)

Miami Beach

American

1941

Philipp Franz von SieboldPhilipp Franz von Siebold
(Botanist, Carcinologist)

18 October 1866

Würzburg

1796

Katica IllényiKatica Illényi
(Singer, Composer)

Budapest

Hungarian

1968

Ernst TroeltschErnst Troeltsch
(Politician, Theologian, University teacher, Sociologist)

01 February 1923

Augsburg-Haunstetten

German

1865

Romano GuardiniRomano Guardini
(Catholic priest, Writer, Theologian, University teacher)

01 October 1968

Verona

German

1885

Fay GodwinFay Godwin
(Photographer)

27 May 2005

Berlin

British

1931

Jinggoy EstradaJinggoy Estrada
(Actor, Film actor)

Manila

Filipino

1963

Răzvan LucescuRăzvan Lucescu
(Association football player, Association football manager)

Bucharest

Romanian

1969

HamkaHamka
(Journalist, Philosopher)

24 July 1981

Agam Regency

Indonesian

1908

Pierre Auguste CotPierre Auguste Cot
(Painter)

02 August 1883

Bédarieux

French

1837

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

19 June 1956

American

1874

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

British

1930

Grigori DobryginGrigori Dobrygin

Vilyuchinsk

Russian

1986

Javier LópezJavier López
(actor, television actor, film actor)

Chicago

Mexican

1935

Rene Theophile Hyacinthe LaennecRene Theophile Hyacinthe Laennec

13 August 1826

Quimper, France

French

1781

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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