Astrologically, individuals born on August 16 are under the predominant influence of the Sun. However, the actual date is ruled over by the planet Neptune. As such, both Sun and Neptune cast a powerful influence on the personality traits and characteristic of August 16th natives. These people are blessed with a kind and generous demeanor and disciplined conduct. They are empathic towards others, have a perceptive approach and stand for the right. Due to this, these people are able to see beyond the obvious and have a futuristic eye. However, not all is favourable for these individuals as they have an egotistical side to them and can get stubborn and opinionated. However, if they learn to channelize their energy, they can be highly successful, personally, socially and professionally.

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Personality Traits & Characteristic of Famous People Born on August 16

Personality
Individuals with an August 16th birthday fall under the sun sign Leo. They are extremely sociable and possess an outgoing friendliness and gregarious attitude. Confident and ambitious, these individuals work hard to move up the ladder. They are disciplined, determined and dedicated. Leos born on this date are advisors by nature. Since these people have a basic know-how of all kinds of matters, they are great at advising people. However, they are not too keen on receiving advice and instead follow their mind and heart while taking a decision or forming an opinion. Overall, these people are friendly, charismatic and have a positive outlook towards life.

Health
Physical imbalance is relatively an unknown concept for those born on August 16. These people are dedicated towards staying fit and healthy and work their way to attain the same. Unlike most others, they are enthusiastic about exercise routine and make it a point to take time out of their daily schedule to exercise regularly. These people also watch out on their nutrition intake and are careful about not indulging in unhealthy diet. However, these people are not into expression of feelings and this can take a toll on their overall health once in a while causing stress and tension.

Finance
Having a perfectly balanced life and financial security is a must for those born on this date. As such, these people are on the lookout for jobs that pay well. Since these people enjoy the comforts and luxuries of life, August 16 natives aim for higher paid positions. Also, they balance their finances well and save for the future, thus providing a financial security to themselves and their family.

Career
August 16th individuals are variedly talented and skilled. This positive attribute makes them ideal for a vast majority of career options. Choosing the right vocation is an easy decision for these individuals as they know what they are looking for in a job. Though personal gratification is important for Leos born on this date, they look for a profession that pays well too. Curious and inquisitive, these individuals learn the trick of the trade sooner than their counterparts. They do very well in leadership and managerial positions.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
August 16th individuals maintain cordial relationship with their family, friends and associates, their charming personality and friendly disposition helping them in this front. Romantically, these individuals look for a partner who can provide lot of romance and emotional stability in the relationship. They look for a partner who accepts them the way they are and is not emotionally too demanding or confining. Though these individuals take time to open up, once they commit to a relationship, they are loyal, dedicated and considering. They can be flattered easily as they love being noticed, appreciated and applauded. Parenting comes naturally to August 16th natives. They are perfectly balanced as parents as they can be quite the strict disciplinarian as well as the liberal free-thinking guardian both at the same time.  

Lucky Colors: Dark Green
Lucky Numbers: 7, 16, 25, 34
Lucky Days (of the week): Monday, Thursday
Lucky Days (of the month): 7, 17, 25