People born on May 2nd are charismatic and charming individuals. Read this article to know more about their personality traits and characteristics.

Famous People Born On May 2nd

People born on May 2 are down to earth, sensible, and responsible. They are hard workers (even to the extent of being workaholics) with a strong will. Exuding a calm and capable aura, they crave security and stability. Though very practical, they set their sights high. Charm and tactful, they draw people towards them through their charm and charisma. However, they do not get close to many people but enjoy the company of others. May 2nd natives have notable gifts of communication and have a knack for saying the right thing at the right time.

  • Catherine the Great
    Catherine the Great

    Died on: 17 November 1796

    Born in: Szczecin


    Nationality: Russian

    Year Of Birth: 1729

  • Donatella Versace
    Donatella Versace

    Born in: Reggio di Calabria, Italy

    Nationality: Italian


    Year Of Birth: 1955

  • Jerome K. Jerome
    Jerome K. Jerome

    Famous as: Author

    Died on: 14 June 1927

    Born in: Walsall


    Nationality: Briton

    Year Of Birth: 1859

  • Georg Philipp Friedrich Freiherr von Hardenberg/Novalis

    Famous as: Philosopher & Poet

    Died on: 25 March 1801

    Born in: Oberwiederstedt, Electorate of Saxony, Germany


    Nationality: German

    Year Of Birth: 1772

  • Satyajit Ray
    Satyajit Ray

    Died on: 23 April 1992

    Born in: Calcutta


    Year Of Birth: 1921

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on May 2

People born on May 2nd have a straightforward approach to life. They believe in results not speculation. They are admired for their intelligence and logical, coherent thoughts. They can be blunt and fiercely honest, preferring to tell others the way it is. May 2nd natives are inquisitive and are not easily fooled. Respected for their intelligence and honesty, their bluntness can still come across as insensitive, sometimes creating needless enemies. As perfectionists, they shine in whatever task is placed before them. They motivate others to follow their incredible organizational skills. They work well in a team, however are most productive as individual contributors.

People born on May 2nd should take care to not overwork themselves in their pursuit to achieve results. This can cause stress to themselves as well as their personal relationships. Periodic vacations and time off are a must. With respect to diet, they need to make sure they eat plenty of fruits, whole grains, and vegetables while boosting their mood with fats from fish, seeds, and nuts. Regular exercise is also recommended.

Even though hard working, money can be become a destabilizing factor for May 2nd borns, as they sometimes favor professions where income can change constantly. Also, since they prefer doing things they love, salary is not much of an issue to these people.

These people have a noticeable propensity for technical careers, especially the caring vocations, such as scientific research or medicine. Their luck and opportunities help in other non-technical career paths such as advertising, writing, media and acting. Also appealing are building, management, and social reform. Their practical nature could also lead to a business career.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Relationships for people born on May 2nd are affected by their tendency to suppress or hide part of themselves. They tend to fall for the underdog or people that have problems, but also are fulfilled in a 50/50 partnership, where give and take is equal between partners. Since May 2nd born people are good listeners, they have effective communication channels with their children. This aspect becomes even more important when the kids reach adolescence. It shows that their compassion goes beyond basic generational differences.

Lucky Colors: Silver, Pale Blue, Green
Lucky Numbers: 2, 11, 20, 38, 47, 56
Lucky Days (of the week): Monday, Friday
Lucky Days (of the month): 2, 7