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.

 3 Thierry Henry

Thierry Henry
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: French football Coach
Birth Year: 1977
Nationality: French
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 11 David Koresh

David Koresh
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Religious Leader
Birth Year: 1959
Nationality: American
Died: April 19, 1993

 13 Lil Pump

Lil Pump
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birth Year: 2000
Nationality: Colombian, American
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 14 Jon Gruden

Jon Gruden
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player, Head coach
Birth Year: 1963
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 17 Marcus Garvey

Marcus Mosiah Garvey Jr
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political leader
Birth Year: 1887
Nationality: Jamaican
Died: June 10, 1940

 19 The Kid Laroi

The Kid Laroi
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birth Year: 2003
Nationality: Australian
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 24 Jiang Zemin

Jiang Zemin
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birth Year: 1926
Nationality: Chinese
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 25 Alan Minter

Alan Minter
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional Boxer
Birth Year: 1951
Nationality: British
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 29 Sib Hashian

Sib Hashian
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birth Year: 1949
Nationality: American
Died: March 22, 2017
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 32 Ted Hughes

Ted Hughes
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet and Children's Writer
Birth Year: 1930
Nationality: British
Died: October 28, 1998

 34 Mark Felt

Mark Felt
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: FBI Agent
Birth Year: 1913
Nationality: American
Died: December 18, 2008

 39 Ed McCaffrey

Ed McCaffrey
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birth Year: 1968
Nationality: American
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 40 Julian Fellowes

Julian Fellowes
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Screenwriter, Film director, Politician, Film producer, Novelist, Writer, Librettist, Stage actor, Film actor
Birth Year: 1949
Nationality: British

 41 Jihadi John

Jihadi John
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Murderer
Birth Year: 1988
Nationality: British
Died: November 12, 2015

 42 Tarja Turunen

Tarja Turunen
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer, Opera singer, Composer, Pianist, Songwriter
Birth Year: 1977
Nationality: Finnish

 45 V. S. Naipaul

V. S. Naipaul
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birth Year: 1932
Nationality: British
Died: August 11, 2018

 48 Jim Courier

Jim Courier
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Tennis Player
Birth Year: 1970
Nationality: American
Height: 6'1" (185 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