The profound influence of the planet Mercury determines the basic probabilities of the nature and characteristic of individuals born on August 23rd. The planet not only rules the zodiacal group, but also governs the particular date. As such, these people display typical personality traits of efficiency, dexterity and observance. They are highly generous, creative, charming and sincere with a yearning for knowledge and information. What is the most unique trait of these people is their innate ability to perceive any situation quickly and then act on it almost immediately. August 23rd individuals love to travel and are adventurous by nature. However, they can turn out to be self-centered, aloof and snappy at times.   

River PhoenixRiver Phoenix
23, American
Actor
Kobe BryantKobe Bryant
41, American
Basketball player

Louis XVI of FranceLouis XVI of France
38, French
King of France

Jeremy LinJeremy Lin
31, American
Basketball Player

Barbara EdenBarbara Eden
88, American
Actress

Keith MoonKeith Moon
32, British
Drummer
Rodney AlcalaRodney Alcala
76, American
Serial Killer

Lil YachtyLil Yachty
22, American
Rapper

Shelley LongShelley Long
70, American
Actress

Scott CaanScott Caan
43, American
Actor
Trixie MattelTrixie Mattel
30, American
Drag Queen

Rick SpringfieldRick Springfield
70, Australian
Singer
Seth CurrySeth Curry
29, American
Basketball Player

Julian CasablancasJulian Casablancas
41, American
American singer

Saira BanuSaira Banu
75, Indian
Actress
Vera MilesVera Miles
90, American
Actress

Jay MohrJay Mohr
49, American
Actor
Park Chan-wookPark Chan-wook
56, South Korean
Film Director

Rex GrossmanRex Grossman
39, American
American Football Quarterback

Ruta GedmintasRuta Gedmintas
36, British
Actress
Chrissy CostanzaChrissy Costanza
24, American
Singer

Robert SolowRobert Solow
95, American
Economist
Kenneth ArrowKenneth Arrow
95, American
Economist & Political Theorist

It's Just KyleIt's Just Kyle
17, American
YouTuber, Viner

Laura LuxLaura Lux
31, Australian
Instagram Star, DJ

Natalie CoughlinNatalie Coughlin
37, American
Swimmer
Samantha ChapmanSamantha Chapman
42, British
YouTuber
Hamilton Othanel SmithHamilton O. Smith
88, American
Microbiologist

Alex TerranovaAlex Terranova
26, American
Model, Social Media Star

Stacy HinojosaStacy Hinojosa
36, American
YouTuber, Gamer

Grant KnocheGrant Knoche
17, American
YouTuber
Sahar LunaSahar Luna
20, American
Instagram Star

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Luis de MatosLuis de Matos
49, Portuguese
Magician

Nicole LuellenNicole Luellen
19, American
YouTuber Star

Eugene Curran KellyEugene Curran Kelly
83, American
American dancer

Indiana MassaraIndiana Massara
17, Australian
Pop Singer
Robert Floyd Curl Jr.Robert Floyd Curl Jr.
86, American
Chemist

Jennelle ElianaJennelle Eliana
21, American
YouTuber
Nina GrayNina Gray
45, American
Entrepreneur

Jared FogleJared Fogle
42, American
Actor

Gene KellyGene Kelly
83, American
Film actor, Singer, Film director, Actor,
Leslie Van HoutenLeslie Van Houten
70, American
Murderer

Joanne FroggattJoanne Froggatt
39, British
Actress
Andrew RannellsAndrew Rannells
41, American
Actor

Henry Lee LucasHenry Lee Lucas
64, American
American serial killer

Shaun RyderShaun Ryder
57, British
Singer

Erin FosterErin Foster
37, American
Writer

Gauhar KhanGauhar Khan
36, Indian
Actress
Ray ParkRay Park
45, British
Actor

Ivan VI of RussiaIvan VI of Russia
23, Russian
Emperor of Russia

Edwyn CollinsEdwyn Collins
60, Scottish
musician, guitarist, songwriter

Clare GrantClare Grant
40, American
Actress
Henry EveryHenry Every
39, British
 

Juan Manuel MárquezJuan Manuel Márquez
46, Mexican
Boxer
Glen JohnsonGlen Johnson
35, British
Association football player

Annie IlonzehAnnie Ilonzeh
36, American
Actress

Chris FowlerChris Fowler
57, American
Presenter
Gloria Morgan VanderbiltGloria Morgan Vanderbilt
60, American
Socialite, Actor

Sun MingmingSun Mingming
36,  
Basketball player
William Lane CraigWilliam Lane Craig
70, American
Philosopher, Theologian, University teacher,

Georges CuvierGeorges Cuvier
62, French
Geologist, Anatomist, Paleontologist, Politician,

Roger AvaryRoger Avary
54, American
Screenwriter, Film director, Television producer,
Dean KarnazesDean Karnazes
57, American
Ultramarathon runner

Neil CicieregaNeil Cicierega
33, American
Comedian
Alexandre DesplatAlexandre Desplat
58, French
Composer, Music educator, Film score composer

Pete WilsonPete Wilson
86, American
Political Leader

Charley BoormanCharley Boorman
53, British
TV presenter

Alice GlassAlice Glass
31, Canadian
Singer
Oliver Hazard PerryOliver Hazard Perry
34, American
Officer
Bill HaslamBill Haslam
61, American
Entrepreneur

Geoff CapesGeoff Capes
70, British
Athletics competitor

Akhmad KadyrovAkhmad Kadyrov
52, Kazakh, Russian
Politician, Theologian

Clifford GeertzClifford Geertz
80, American
Anthropologist, University teacher, Sociologist
Lianne La HavasLianne La Havas
30, British
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Pianist, Songwriter,

Eleftherios VenizelosEleftherios Venizelos
71, Greek
Politician

Nelson DeMilleNelson DeMille
76, American
Writer, Novelist

Kong HeeKong Hee
55, Singaporean
Pastor

S. A. RajkumarS. A. Rajkumar
55, Indian
Composer
Giuseppe MeazzaGiuseppe Meazza
68, Italian
Association football player, Association football

Kara YoungKara Young
50, American
model
Sol KerznerSol Kerzner
84, South African
Businessperson

Caroline ManzoCaroline Manzo
58, American
 

Laura FloresLaura Flores
56, Mexican
Actor, Singer, Television actor
Rik SmitsRik Smits
53,  
Basketball player

Ray FerraroRay Ferraro
55, Canadian
Ice hockey player
Vicky LeandrosVicky Leandros
67, Greek
Singer, Politician

Konstantin NovoselovKonstantin Novoselov
45, British, Russian
Physicist

Ivan VIIvan VI
23, Russian
Emperor of Russia

Demetrio AlbertiniDemetrio Albertini
48, Italian
Association football player
Lexi AlexanderLexi Alexander
45, German
Film producer, Film director, Screenwriter,

Marie Henriette of AustriaMarie Henriette of Austria
66, Belgian
 
Rita PavoneRita Pavone
74, Swiss, Italian
Actor, Singer

John Sherman CooperJohn Sherman Cooper
89, American
Politician, Judge, Lawyer, Diplomat, American
Galen RowellGalen Rowell
61, American
Photographer, Mountaineer, Rock climber

Moritz MoszkowskiMoritz Moszkowski
70, Polish
Composer, Pianist, Conductor, Musicologist
Dick BrunaDick Bruna
89,  
Writer, Graphic designer, Illustrator, Children's

Personality Traits & Characteristic of Famous People Born on August 23

Personality
Perfectionists of sorts, individuals born on August 23rd are versatile folks with a penchant for creativity and ingenuity. Ruled by the planet Mercury, the ruler of both the zodiacal group and the actual day, these people have an analytical mind and a rational approach to life. This practicality often overshadows the caring, sensitive and compassionate temperament of these people. The observant nature, charming personality and sophisticated taste of these people make them unique and distinctive. Adding to this is their generous and sincere nature that makes these individuals have a positive and productive outlook towards life and people. August 23rd individuals have great communication skills and are gifted speakers.

Health
Emotional imbalance disrupts the smooth functioning and the healthy being of individuals born on August 23rd. Since these individuals do not express themselves well, the bottled up emotions does more harm than good for their overall health. An emotionally upsetting situation can cause hindrance in the vitality of these people. However, due to their fondness for exercises, individuals with this birthday hardly go out of shape. The only thing that they need to regulate is their intake of sugar in the diet.

Finance
What makes August 23rd people distinct from their fellow beings is the fact that they can manage well in any type of financial situation. As such, having a petty income or a wholesome one hardly matters for August 23rd individuals. However, if blessed with an above average income, these people are extremely generous and believe in sharing their fortune with others.

Career
An August 23rd born does not plunge into the job easily. In fact, it takes a whole lot of things to capture the attention of people born on this date. These individuals look for a profession that mentally stimulates them. Changes and challenges should be a vital part of the profile to keep these individuals going. These people are endowed with an eye for detail and are truly efficient and capable. Unlike others, they are happy to work in a team or group rather than alone but are most efficient when placed in the position of a team leader.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Romantically, August 23rd individuals are enthusiastic about love and romance and are keen on commitment. Though they may appear to be unemotional, rigid and fiercely independent folks on the surface, these people seek for a partner with whom they can share their actual inner self. True love, respect, friendship and equality are qualities they want in their relationship with their partner. A lesser known fact is that August 23rd individuals are great listeners, which come in handy while maintaining a blissful alliance with their partner. They are also immensely thoughtful, kind, loyal and devoted. Parenting comes naturally to those born on this date. If they aren’t blessed with their own children, they are likely to enjoy with youngsters by enrolling themselves at humanitarian or charitable organizations.

Lucky Color: Green
Lucky Number: 5, 14, 23, 32, 41, 50
Lucky Days (of the week): Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
Lucky Days (of the month): 5, 14, 15, 25