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 Jon Gruden

Jon Gruden
Famous As: Football coach
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Sandusky, Ohio, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 4 Sean Penn

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

 5 Donnie Wahlberg

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

 6 The Kid Laroi

The Kid Laroi
Famous As: Rapper
Birth Year: 2003
Birthplace: Waterloo, Australia
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 7 Phoebe Bridgers

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

Thierry Henry
Famous As: Football Coach, Fotball player
Birth Year: 1977
Birthplace: Les Ulis, France
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 9 Belinda Carlisle

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

 10 Lliana Bird

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

 11 Paige

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

 12 Larry Ellison

Larry Ellison
Famous As: Co-Founder of Oracle
Birth Year: 1944
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 13 Alex Honnold

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

 14 S. Shankar

S. Shankar
Famous As: Director
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Kumbakonam, Tamil Nadu, India
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 15 Maureen O’Hara

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

 16 Austin Butler

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

 17 David Koresh

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

 18 Nelson Piquet

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

 19 David Bromstad

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

 20 Lady Colin Campbell

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

 21 Jiang Zemin

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

 22 Davy Crockett

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

 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 Garvey
Famous As: Political leader
Birth Year: 1887
Died: June 10, 1940

 25 Mark Salling

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

 26 Jonathan Franzen

Jonathan Franzen
Famous As: Novelist
Birth Year: 1959
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA

 27 Lil Pump

Lil Pump
Famous As: Rapper
Birth Year: 2000
Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States

 28 Mae West

Mae West
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1893
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: November 22, 1980
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 29 Ted Hughes

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

 30 Ederson

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

 31 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)

 32 Julian Fellowes

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

 33 Joyner Luca

Joyner Luca
Famous As: Singer, Rapper
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

 34 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

 35 Gustav Schwarzenegger

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

 36 Disha Vakani

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

 37 Francis Gary Powers

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

 38 Mark Felt

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

 39 Jon Lovett

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

 40 Giuliana Rancic

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

 41 Rudy Gay

Rudy Gay
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Height: 6'8" (203 cm)

 42 Jihadi John

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

 43 Charlotte Kemp Muhl

Charlotte Kemp Muhl
Famous As: Singer-songwriter, Model
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States

 44 Tarja Turunen

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

 45 Margaret Hamilton

Margaret Hamilton
Famous As: Computer Scientist
Birth Year: 1936
Birthplace: Paoli, Indiana, United States

 46 V. S. Naipaul

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

 47 Christian Laettner

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

 48 Menelik II

Menelik II
Famous As: Emperor of Ethiopia
Birth Year: 1844
Birthplace: Angolalla Tera
Died: December 12, 1913

 49 Supriya Pilgaonkar

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

 50 Rachel Hurd-Wood

Rachel Hurd-Wood
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: Streatham, London, England, UK
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

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