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.   

Gene KellyGene Kelly
American
Film actor, Singer, Film director, Actor,

Leslie Van HoutenLeslie Van Houten
American
Murderer
Henry Lee LucasHenry Lee Lucas
American
American serial killer

Ray ParkRay Park
British
Actor
Glen JohnsonGlen Johnson
British
Association football player
Edwyn CollinsEdwyn Collins
Scottish
musician, guitarist, songwriter

Henry EveryHenry Every
British
-
Juan Manuel MárquezJuan Manuel Márquez
Mexican
Boxer

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

Alexandre DesplatAlexandre Desplat
French
Composer, Music educator, Film score composer

Alice GlassAlice Glass
Canadian
Singer
Ivan VI of RussiaIvan VI of Russia
Russian
Emperor of Russia

Georges CuvierGeorges Cuvier
French
Geologist, Anatomist, Paleontologist, Politician,
Oliver Hazard PerryOliver Hazard Perry
American
Officer

Lianne La HavasLianne La Havas
British
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Pianist, Songwriter,
Gloria Morgan VanderbiltGloria Morgan Vanderbilt
American
Socialite, Actor

Ray FerraroRay Ferraro
Canadian
Ice hockey player
Clifford GeertzClifford Geertz
American
Anthropologist, University teacher, Sociologist
Giuseppe MeazzaGiuseppe Meazza
Italian
Association football player, Association football

Geoff CapesGeoff Capes
British
Athletics competitor
Rik SmitsRik Smits
-
Basketball player

Eleftherios VenizelosEleftherios Venizelos
Greek
Politician
Akhmad KadyrovAkhmad Kadyrov
Kazakh, Russian
Politician, Theologian

Nelson DeMilleNelson DeMille
American
Writer, Novelist

Caroline ManzoCaroline Manzo
American
-
Roger AvaryRoger Avary
American
Screenwriter, Film director, Television producer,

S. A. RajkumarS. A. Rajkumar
Indian
Composer
Sol KerznerSol Kerzner
South African
Businessperson

Lexi AlexanderLexi Alexander
German
Film producer, Film director, Screenwriter,
Vicky LeandrosVicky Leandros
Greek
Singer, Politician

Laura FloresLaura Flores
Mexican
Actor, Singer, Television actor
Demetrio AlbertiniDemetrio Albertini
Italian
Association football player
Konstantin NovoselovKonstantin Novoselov
British, Russian
Physicist

Kara YoungKara Young
American
model
Ivan VIIvan VI
Russian
Emperor of Russia

Kong HeeKong Hee
Singaporean
Pastor
Rita PavoneRita Pavone
Swiss, Italian
Actor, Singer

Allan KaprowAllan Kaprow
American
Painter

Moritz MoszkowskiMoritz Moszkowski
Polish
Composer, Pianist, Conductor, Musicologist
Galen RowellGalen Rowell
American
Photographer, Mountaineer, Rock climber

Marie Henriette of AustriaMarie Henriette of Austria
Belgian
-
Houari BoumedieneHouari Boumediene
Algerian
politician

Chris FowlerChris Fowler
American
Presenter
Nikki GilNikki Gil
Filipino
Singer, Actor

Osborne ReynoldsOsborne Reynolds
British
Physicist, Civil engineer, Engineer
Seo HyelinSeo Hyelin
South Korean
South Korean Singer
Arnold ToynbeeArnold Toynbee
British
Economist

Roza OtunbayevaRoza Otunbayeva
Kyrgyz
Politician, Diplomat
Luigi DelneriLuigi Delneri
Italian
Association football player, Association football

Dick BrunaDick Bruna
-
Writer, Graphic designer, Illustrator, Children's
John Sherman CooperJohn Sherman Cooper
American
Politician, Judge, Lawyer, Diplomat, American

Edgar Lee MastersEdgar Lee Masters
American
American attorney
Mohammad Bagher GhalibafMohammad Bagher Ghalibaf
Iranian
politician

Paul OtletPaul Otlet
Belgian
Writer, Lawyer, Librarian, Scientist, Inventor,
Cris MorenaCris Morena
Argentinian
Actress

Terje RypdalTerje Rypdal
Norwegian
Guitarist, Composer, Jazz musician, Jazz guitarist
Krishnakumar KunnathKrishnakumar Kunnath
Indian
-

Thomas A. SteitzThomas A. Steitz
American
Biochemist
Michel RocardMichel Rocard
French
Politician, Prime Minister

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