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The personality traits and characteristics features of May 8th individuals include practicality and humbleness. Read this article to know more about them.

Individuals born on May 8th fall under the second sun sign of Taurus, the bull. They are ruled by the planet of Venus which exemplifies love and beauty. Such people are practical and grounded, as reflected by their element, the Earth. These individuals aren’t the ones for prevarication, as their natural instinct is to tell it like it is, no matter the consequences. They are sensible and intelligent, thriving on a carefully organized plan for the future. It's not unusual for individuals born under this date to have a five or ten year plan, so they can always be prepared for any eventuality. Their serious nature may make them appear outwardly dull, but they possess a knack to see the funny side of life.

Almeida JuniorAlmeida Junior
(Painter)

13 November 1899

Itu

Brazilian

1850

André Michel LwoffAndré Lwoff
(Microbiologist)

30 September 1994

Ainay-le-Château, Allier, Auvergne, France

French

1902

Benjamin GrahamBenjamin Graham
(Economist, Investor)

21 September 1976

London, England

British,American

1894

Candace NelsonCandace Nelson
(Pastry Chef)

1974

David AttenboroughDavid Attenborough
(Broadcaster, Naturalist)

Isleworth

British

1926

David KeithDavid Keith

Knoxville

American

1954

Don RicklesDon Rickles

New York

American

1926

Enrique IglesiasEnrique Iglesias
(Singer)

Madrid

Spanish

1975

Ethan WackerEthan Wacker
(Actor & Social Media Personality)

Hawaii

American

2002

Friedrich von HayekFriedrich von Hayek
(Economist and philosopher)

23 March 1992

Vienna

Austrian,British

1899

Fulton J. SheenFulton J. Sheen
(Archbishop)

09 December 1979

El Paso, Illinois

American

1895

Gary SnyderGary Snyder

San Francisco

American

1930

Harry S. TrumanHarry S. Truman
(33rd President of the United States)

26 December 1972

Lamar

American

1884

Henry DunantHenry Dunant
(Founder of the Red Cross)

30 October 1910

Geneva, Switzerland

Swiss

1828

James R. ThompsonJames R. Thompson
(Lawyer, Politician)

Chicago, Illinois

American

1936

Louis Moreau GottschalkLouis Moreau Gottschalk
(Composer)

18 December 1869

New Orleans

American

1829

Marcel CunninghamMarcel Cunningham
(YouTube Gameplay Star & Social Media Personality)

Tacoma, Washington

American

1990

Naomi KleinNaomi Klein

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Canadian

1970

Phillis Wheatley Phillis Wheatley
(First African American Poetess)

05 December 1784

West Africa

American

1753

Robert JohnsonRobert Johnson
(Musician, Songwriter)

16 August 1938

Hazlehurst, Mississippi

American

1911

Trisha PaytasTrisha Paytas
(YouTube star, Actress, Model, Musician)

Riverside, California

American

1988

Ali Hassan MwinyiAli Hassan Mwinyi

Zanzibar

Tanzanian

1925

Andrea BarzagliAndrea Barzagli

Fiesole

Italian

1981

Anthony FieldAnthony Field

Kellyville

Australian

1963

Bobby LabonteBobby Labonte

Corpus Christi

American

1964

Chinmayananda SaraswatiChinmayananda Saraswati

03 August 1993

Ernakulam

Indian

1916

Cláudio TaffarelCláudio Taffarel

Santa Rosa

Brazilian

1966

Danny DanonDanny Danon

Ramat Gan

Israeli

1971

Darren HayesDarren Hayes

Brisbane

Australian

1972

Devi ShettyDevi Shetty

Mangalore

Indian

1953

Edmund WilsonEdmund Wilson

12 June 1972

American

1895

Francis OuimetFrancis Ouimet

02 September 1967

Brookline

American

1893

Franco BaresiFranco Baresi

Travagliato

Italian

1960

Friedrich August von HayekFriedrich August von Hayek

23 March 1992

Austrian

1899

Friedrich HayekFriedrich Hayek

23 March 1992

Vienna

British

1899

Galen RuppGalen Rupp

Portland

American

1986

Gary GlitterGary Glitter

Banbury

British

1944

Gary LunnGary Lunn

Trail

Canadian

1957

George WoodcockGeorge Woodcock

28 January 1995

Winnipeg

Canadian

1912

Gerda Weissmann KleinGerda Weissmann Klein

Bielsko

Polish

1924

Gregory ScarpaGregory Scarpa

04 June 1994

Brooklyn

American

1928

Irwin CotlerIrwin Cotler

Montreal

Canadian

1940

Jane RobertsJane Roberts

Saratoga Springs, New York, USA

American

1929

Jean GiraudJean Giraud

10 March 2012

Nogent-sur-Marne

French

1938

João HavelangeJoão Havelange

Rio de Janeiro

Brazilian

1916

Joe BonamassaJoe Bonamassa

New Hartford

American

1977

John Michael TalbotJohn Michael Talbot

Oklahoma City

American

1954

John ResigJohn Resig

Boston

American

1984

Kazuo KoikeKazuo Koike

Daisen

Japanese

1936

Keith JarrettKeith Jarrett

American

1945

Ken NiumataloloKen Niumatalolo

Laie

American

1965

Kevin HayesKevin Hayes

Boston

American

1992

Kevin McCloudKevin McCloud

Bedfordshire

British

1959

Kwame Anthony AppiahKwame Anthony Appiah

London

Ghanaian

1954

Leon FestingerLeon Festinger

11 February 1989

New York City

American

1919

Luis EnriqueLuis Enrique

Gijón

Spanish

1970

Marta SánchezMarta Sánchez

Madrid

Spanish

1966

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Maxim MartsinkevichMaxim Martsinkevich

Moscow

Russian

1984

Michael BevanMichael Bevan

Belconnen

Australian

1970

Michel GondryMichel Gondry

Versailles

French

1963

Michele SindonaMichele Sindona

22 March 1986

Patti

Italian

1920

Michelle McManusMichelle McManus

Glasgow

Scottish

1980

Miyoshi UmekiMiyoshi Umeki

28 August 2007

Otaru

Japanese

1929

Natalia Grosvenor, Duchess of WestminsterNatalia Grosvenor, Duchess of Westminster

British

1959

Patrick McKennaPatrick McKenna

Hamilton

Canadian

1960

Paul Samwell-SmithPaul Samwell-Smith

London

British

1943

Princess Elisabeth of DenmarkPrincess Elisabeth of Denmark

Copenhagen

Danish

1935

Remo FernandesRemo Fernandes

Panaji

Indian

1953

Ricky NelsonRicky Nelson

31 December 1985

Teaneck

American

1940

Robert AdamsRobert Adams

Orange

American

1937

Roberto RosselliniRoberto Rossellini

03 June 1977

Rome

Italian

1906

Sonny ListonSonny Liston

30 December 1970

Sand Slough, Arkansas

American

1932

Stephen AmellStephen Amell

Toronto

Canadian

1981

Thomas HancockThomas Hancock

26 March 1865

Marlborough, Wiltshire

British

1786

Thomas PynchonThomas Pynchon

Glen Cove, New York, USA

American

1937

Tom of FinlandTom of Finland

07 November 1991

Kaarina

Finnish

1920

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on May 8

Personality
The term "down to Earth," could certainly apply to individuals born on this date, due to their strong connections to the Earth element. Their practicality and single-minded, bullish nature makes them quite strong-willed and possibly even stubborn. Despite this stubborn streak, May 8th individuals can be very reserved in nature, preferring to use their gift of discipline to aid others. It's the stability of this star sign that makes these individuals the calm center of any storm. Their anger is slow to stir but once roused, they can be fiery and ferocious.

Health
People born on May 8th strive to be constantly aware of their health. They exercise and eat well, reducing health problems as far as they're able to. They try to balance their environment to minimize any stress, thus further reducing stress related illnesses. They're the type of person who would work hard and play hard, taking to a sunny beach as quickly as they would to a boardroom. In all, these individuals lead a healthy life, avoiding instances of possible sickness by taking responsibility for their robust constitution.

Finance
The solid guidance of common-sense will ensure that people born on this date invest wisely and won't take any wild chances. Being an Earth sign, money means security, and they will devote a significant amount of energy to ensure that future material comforts are in their lives.

Career
Individuals born on this date do well under pressure and often find careers in medicine and police-work. Their natural intelligence and stability make them dependable and a source of inspiration in leadership roles. They use their single-minded nature to pick a career path early in life.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Charming and romantic, people having this birthdate seek partners with similar career choices to their own. Their need for structure leads to long-term relationships, although this can come later in life if their career interferes. With their strong sex drive, they dominate in the bedroom. They're passionate and patient. When they do have children, they make excellent teachers, passing on their life experiences. They will ensure their children learn self-reliance and the ability to think for themselves.

Lucky Colors: Gold, Brown, Yellow
Lucky Numbers: 3, 4
Lucky Days (of the week): Friday, Saturday
Lucky Days (of the month): 5, 16, 22

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