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.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Robert De Niro

Robert De Niro
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1943
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 2 Phoebe Bridgers

Phoebe Bridgers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birth Year: 1994
Nationality: American

 3 Sean Penn

Sean Penn
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1960
Nationality: American
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 4 Thierry Henry

Thierry Henry
Famous As: French football Coach
Birth Year: 1977
Nationality: French
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 5 Donnie Wahlberg

Donnie Wahlberg
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birth Year: 1969
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 6 The Kid Laroi

The Kid Laroi
Famous As: Rapper
Birth Year: 2003
Nationality: Australian

 7 Paige

Paige
Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birth Year: 1992
Nationality: British
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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 8 Helen McCrory

Helen McCrory
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1968
Nationality: British
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 9 Jon Lovett

Jon Lovett
Famous As: Podcaster
Birth Year: 1982
Nationality: American

 10 Belinda Carlisle

Belinda Carlisle
Famous As: Singer
Birth Year: 1958
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 11 Taissa Farmiga

Taissa Farmiga
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1994
Nationality: American
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 12 Alex Honnold

Alex Honnold
Famous As: Rock climber
Birth Year: 1985
Nationality: American
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 13 Marcus Garvey

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

 14 Larry Ellison

Larry Ellison
Famous As: Founder of Oracle
Birth Year: 1944
Nationality: American
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 15 Austin Butler

Austin Butler
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1991
Nationality: American
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 16 David Koresh

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

 17 Maureen O’Hara

Maureen O’Hara
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1920
Nationality: Irish, American
Died: October 24, 2015
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 18 Mark Salling

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

 19 Davy Crockett

Davy Crockett
Birth Year: 1786
Nationality: American
Died: March 6, 1836

 20 Mae West

Mae West
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1893
Nationality: American
Died: November 22, 1980

 21 David Bromstad

David Bromstad
Famous As: TV Personality
Birth Year: 1973
Nationality: American
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 22 Lil Pump

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

 23 Lady Colin Campbell

Lady Colin Campbell
Famous As: Writer
Birth Year: 1949
Nationality: British

 24 Lliana Bird

Lliana Bird
Famous As: Radio Presenter
Birth Year: 1981
Nationality: British

 25 Jon Gruden

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

 26 Jiang Zemin

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

 27 Ted Hughes

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

 28 Gustav Schwarzenegger

Gustav Schwarzenegger
Famous As: Father of Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Birth Year: 1907
Nationality: Austrian
Died: December 13, 1972

 29 Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld

Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld
Famous As: Princess
Birth Year: 1786
Nationality: German
Died: March 16, 1861

 30 Phil Jagielka

Phil Jagielka
Famous As: Association football player
Birth Year: 1982
Nationality: British
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 31 Charles I of Austria

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

 32 Ederson

Ederson
Famous As: Footballer
Birth Year: 1993
Nationality: Brazilian
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 33 Francis Gary Powers

Francis Gary Powers
Famous As: Pilot
Birth Year: 1929
Nationality: American
Died: August 1, 1977

 34 Mark Felt

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

 35 Yoo Seung-ho

Yoo Seung-ho
Famous As: South Korean Actor
Birth Year: 1993
Nationality: South Korean
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 36 Dustin Pedroia

Dustin Pedroia
Famous As: Baseball player
Birth Year: 1983
Nationality: American
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 37 Joyner Luca

Joyner Luca
Famous As: Rapper, Singer, Songwriter
Birth Year: 1988
Nationality: American
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 38 Christian Laettner

Christian Laettner
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birth Year: 1969
Nationality: American
Height: 6'11" (211 cm)

 39 Julian Fellowes

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

 40 Giuliana Rancic

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

 41 Disha Vakani

Disha Vakani
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1978
Nationality: Indian

 42 Uhm Jung-hwa

Uhm Jung-hwa
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1969
Nationality: South Korean
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 43 Margaret Hamilton

Margaret Hamilton
Famous As: Computer Scientist
Birth Year: 1936
Nationality: American

 44 Tarja Turunen

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

 45 Nelson Piquet

Nelson Piquet
Famous As: Racecar driver
Birth Year: 1952
Nationality: Brazilian
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 46 Wesley Eure

Wesley Eure
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1951
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 47 Gene Kranz

Gene Kranz
Famous As: Officer, Engineer
Birth Year: 1933
Nationality: American

 48 Menelik II

Menelik II
Famous As: Emperor of Ethiopia
Birth Year: 1844
Nationality: Ethiopian
Died: December 12, 1913

 49 Rudy Gay

Rudy Gay
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birth Year: 1986
Nationality: American
Height: 6'8" (203 cm)

 50 Rodney Mullen

Rodney Mullen
Famous As: Skateboarder
Birth Year: 1966
Nationality: American
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

Personality Traits & Characteristic of Famous People Born on August 17

Personality
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
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.

Finance
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.

Career
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