Famous People Born On August 17th

August 17 born individuals are under the influence of both the Sun and Saturn. While the former provides the individuals a strong will power and ever-lasting confidence, the latter influences them by making them absolutely reliable and calm. While the confidence makes these individual take up challenges and move ahead in life, the calmness in the temperament gives them a clear perspective of life. Adding to this is their charming personality and the far-sightedness. August 17th born are endowed with great organizational skills and a convincing eloquence. However, these individuals are prone to negativity and brooding. Their moodiness can be a cause of worry as it ignites the antagonistic side of their personality and makes them hostile and argumentative.

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 1 Helen McCrory

Helen McCrory.
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1968
Birthplace: Paddington, London, England
Died: April 16, 2021
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 2 Robert De Niro

Robert De Niro.
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1943
Birthplace: Greenwich Village, New York, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 3 Sean Penn

Sean Penn.
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1960
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 4 Donnie Wahlberg

Donnie Wahlberg.
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 5 Thierry Henry

Thierry Henry.
Famous As: French football Coach
Birth Year: 1977
Birthplace: Les Ulis, Essonne, France
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 6 The Kid Laroi

The Kid Laroi.
Famous As: Rapper
Birth Year: 2003
Birthplace: Waterloo, Australia

 7 Paige

Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birth Year: 1992
Birthplace: Norwich, Norfolk, England
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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 8 Alex Honnold

Alex Honnold
Famous As: Rock climber
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Sacramento, California, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 9 Taissa Farmiga

Taissa Farmiga.
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1994
Birthplace: Whitehouse Station, New Jersey, United States
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 10 Phoebe Bridgers

Phoebe Bridgers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birth Year: 1994
Birthplace: Pasadena, California, U.S.

 11 Larry Ellison

Larry Ellison.
Famous As: Founder of Oracle
Birth Year: 1944
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 12 Belinda Carlisle

Belinda Carlisle
Famous As: Singer
Birth Year: 1958
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 13 David Koresh

David Koresh.
Famous As: Religious Leader
Birth Year: 1959
Birthplace: Houston, Texas
Died: April 19, 1993

 14 Maureen O’Hara

Maureen O’Hara.
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1920
Birthplace: Ranelagh, Republic of Ireland
Died: October 24, 2015
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 15 Lady Colin Campbell

Lady Colin Campbell.
Famous As: Writer
Birth Year: 1949
Birthplace: St. Andrew Parish, Jamaica

 16 Mark Salling

Mark Salling.
Famous As: Actor, Musician
Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas
Died: January 30, 2018
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 17 Davy Crockett

Davy Crockett.
Birth Year: 1786
Birthplace: Greene County
Died: March 6, 1836

 18 Austin Butler

Austin Butler .
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1991
Birthplace: Anaheim, California, U.S.
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 19 Mae West

Mae West.
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1893
Birthplace: Bushwick
Died: November 22, 1980

 20 Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld

Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld.
Famous As: Princess
Birth Year: 1786
Birthplace: Coburg, Germany
Died: March 16, 1861

 21 David Bromstad

David Bromstad.
Famous As: TV Personality
Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: Cokato, Minnesota, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 22 Lil Pump

Lil Pump.
Famous As: Rapper
Birth Year: 2000
Birthplace: Miami, Florida
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 23 Charles I of Austria

Charles I of Austria.
Famous As: Last ruler of Austro-Hungarian Empire
Birth Year: 1887
Birthplace: Persenbeug-Gottsdorf
Died: April 1, 1922

 24 Marcus Garvey

Marcus Mosiah Garvey Jr.
Famous As: Political leader
Birth Year: 1887
Died: June 10, 1940

 25 Ederson

Famous As: Footballer
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Osasco, State of São Paulo, Brazil
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 26 Jiang Zemin

Jiang Zemin.
Famous As: Politician
Birth Year: 1926
Birthplace: Yangzhou, Jiangsu
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 27 Disha Vakani

Disha Vakani
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1978
Birthplace: Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

 28 Supriya Pilgaonkar

Supriya Pilgaonkar
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1967
Birthplace: Bombay, Maharashtra, India

 29 Joyner Luca

Joyner Luca.
Famous As: Rapper, Singer, Songwriter
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Worcester, Massachusetts
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 30 Jon Lovett

Jon Lovett
Famous As: Podcaster
Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Woodbury, New York, United States

 31 Christian Laettner

Christian Laettner
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Angola, New York, USA
Height: 6'11" (211 cm)

 32 Yoo Seung-ho

Yoo Seung-ho.
Famous As: South Korean Actor
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Gyeyang District, Incheon, South Korea
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 33 Ted Hughes

Ted Hughes.
Famous As: Poet and Children's Writer
Birth Year: 1930
Birthplace: Mytholmroyd
Died: October 28, 1998

 34 Dustin Pedroia

Dustin Pedroia
Famous As: Baseball player
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Woodland, California, USA
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 35 Nelson Piquet

Nelson Piquet
Famous As: Racecar driver
Birth Year: 1952
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 36 Francis Gary Powers

Francis Gary Powers.
Famous As: Pilot
Birth Year: 1929
Birthplace: Jenkins, Kentucky, United States
Died: August 1, 1977

 37 Lliana Bird

Lliana Bird.
Famous As: Radio Presenter
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: London

 38 Julian Fellowes

Julian Fellowes
Famous As: Screenwriter, Film director, Politician, Film producer, Novelist, Writer, Librettist, Stage actor, Film actor
Birth Year: 1949
Birthplace: Cairo

 39 Gustav Schwarzenegger

Gustav Schwarzenegger.
Famous As: Father of Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Birth Year: 1907
Birthplace: Austria-Hungary
Died: December 13, 1972

 40 Giuliana Rancic

Giuliana Rancic
Famous As: Actor, Journalist, Restaurateur
Birth Year: 1974
Birthplace: Naples
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 41 Mark Felt

Mark Felt.
Famous As: FBI Agent
Birth Year: 1913
Birthplace: Twin Falls, Idaho
Died: December 18, 2008

 42 Uhm Jung-hwa

Uhm Jung-hwa.
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Jecheon, South Korea
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 43 Sharat Saxena

Sharat Saxena
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1950
Birthplace: Satna, Madhya Pradesh, India
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 44 Tarja Turunen

Tarja Turunen
Famous As: Singer, Opera singer, Composer, Pianist, Songwriter
Birth Year: 1977
Birthplace: Kitee

 45 V. S. Naipaul

V. S. Naipaul.
Famous As: Writer
Birth Year: 1932
Birthplace: Chaguanas
Died: August 11, 2018

 46 Jim Courier

Jim Courier.
Famous As: Tennis Player
Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: Sanford, Florida, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 47 Jihadi John

Jihadi John.
Famous As: Murderer
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Al Jahra, Kuwait
Died: November 12, 2015

 48 Columba Bush

Columba Bush.
Famous As: Philanthropist
Birth Year: 1953
Birthplace: León
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 49 Ibrahim Babangida

Ibrahim Babangida
Famous As: Politician, Military
Birth Year: 1941
Birthplace: Minna

 50 Rajkumar Santoshi

Rajkumar Santoshi
Famous As: Film Director
Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: Chennai

Personality Traits & Characteristic of Famous People Born on August 17

August 17th individuals are immensely capable with a strong mind, a tolerant heart and a forgiving nature. They are outgoing and friendly. When along with these individuals, staying unhappy or gloomy is not an option at all as it is the nature of August 17th natives to enliven the mood of others and make them smile through their fun, exuberant side.  These people are trustworthy and charitable and compassionate towards others sorrow and misery. At work, august 17th borns are extremely focussed with their innovative thought and ideas. Mental discipline and versatility makes these individuals stay calm and composed even at the time of crises.  

Health and fitness issues would constantly be of worry for August 17th born individuals. Not that they would be unhealthy, these individuals require that extra care and attention to stay fit. These individuals neglect their health and take their well-being for granted. Due to this, they often get on the wrong side of good health and well being. Another factor that contributes towards the same is stress and anxiety. Relaxation and adequate sleep therefore is a must for these individuals to remain healthy and fit.

Financially, August 17th individuals are blessed and rarely face any crises situation. What is further more favourable is the fact that these people are in the habit of saving money for the future. As such, they rarely face any crux financially. Also, since these people are not in the habit of overspending, financial security is never a problem.

Versatile and good natured, selecting a career for August 17th individual is not a big deal as they are proficient and competent in all types of work. However, these individuals are skilled at research and have a knack for exploration. They, hence, do well when enrolled in vocations that utilize this talent of theirs. While individuals born on this date are hardworking, it is their humoristic nature and an ability to brighten the working environment that makes them resourceful.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
August 17th individuals have a conventional view of romance. Though these people are realistic in nature and have an idealistic standard of life, when searching for a soul mate they look for one who would be completely dedicated and loyal to them and give them the reassurance they need. Emotional stability and loving nature is what they seek for from a partner. In return, they are completely loyal and true to their soul mate. August 17th natives are unselfish in their conduct, protective of their partner and emotionally sensitive. Parenthood does not come naturally to august 17th borns but they make emotional adjustments when they have their own children.  

Lucky Colors: Deep Blue, Black
Lucky Numbers: 8, 17, 26, 35, 44, 53
Lucky Days (of the week): Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
Lucky Days (of the month): 8, 18, 26