People born on August 5th fall under the zodiac sign Leo. Due to their sun sign, these people display headstrong determination and courage. However, planet Mercury rules their astrological birthdate, they have characteristic features which make them unique from their symboled counterparts. They are tactful in their methods and compassionate towards others. When in need, you can count upon an August 5th individual to assist you as these individuals are genuine and unselfish. Together with their charming disposition and resourceful creativity, these individuals can go far in life. However, they need to set a goal or aim in life and work towards attaining the same. Avoiding distractions and interruptions is the key to experiencing an enriched life.

Neil ArmstrongNeil Armstrong
82, American
Astronaut
James GunnJames Gunn
53, American
Filmmaker

Mark StrongMark Strong
56, British
Actor

KajolKajol
45, Indian
Actress

Joseph MerrickJoseph Merrick
27, British
Elephant Man

John HustonJohn Huston
81, American
Film Director
Maureen McCormickMaureen McCormick
63, American
Actress

Josie TotahJosie Totah
18, American
Actress

Loni AndersonLoni Anderson
73, American
Actress

Louis WalshLouis Walsh
67, Irish
Entertainment Manager & TV Personality
Olivia HoltOlivia Holt
22, American
Actress, Singer

John SaxonJohn Saxon
84, American
Actor
Guy de MaupassantGuy de Maupassant
42, French
Novelist & Short Story Writer

Janet McTeerJanet McTeer
58, British
Actress

Jocelyn WildensteinJocelyn Wildenstein
79, Swiss, American
Socialite
Marine Le PenMarine Le Pen
51, French
Political Leader

Reid HoffmanReid Hoffman
52, American
Co-Founder of LinkedIn
Hun SenHun Sen
67, Cambodian
Prime Minister of Cambodia

Herb BrooksHerb Brooks
66, American
Ice Hockey Coach, Player

Wanda VenthamWanda Ventham
84, British
Actress
Jessica NigriJessica Nigri
30, New Zealander, American
Cosplayer, Model

Harold HoltHarold Holt
59, Australian
Former Prime Minister of Australia
Mimi KeeneMimi Keene
21, British
Actress

Wendell BerryWendell Berry
85, American
 

Gil GarcettiGil Garcetti
78, American
Former District Attorney of LA County.

Kwon Sang-wooKwon Sang-woo
43, South Korean
South Korean Actor
Tom ThomsonTom Thomson
39, Canadian
Artist
Scott William WintersScott William Winters
54, American
Actor

Roman GabrielRoman Gabriel
79, American
American Football Player

Darren ShahlaviDarren Shahlavi
42, British
Actor & Stunt Performer

Niels Henrik AbelNiels Henrik Abel
26, Norwegian
Mathematician
Wassily LeontiefWassily Leontief
92, Russian, American, Russian
Nobel Prize Winner in Economics

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Jesse WilliamsJesse Williams
38, American
Model, Actor, Activist

Jake HurwitzJake Hurwitz
34, American
Comedian, Writer, Actor

J. J. TotahJ. J. Totah
18, American
Actor

Piero SraffaPiero Sraffa
85, Italian
Founder of the Neo-Ricardian School of Economics
Guillaume DufayGuillaume Dufay
77, French
Music Composer

Alfred Lord TennysonAlfred Lord Tennyson
83, British
Poet
Bruce Fairchild BartonBruce Fairchild Barton
80, American
American author

Michal KováčMichal Kováč
89, Slovak
Bank employee

Jaden RosaJaden Rosa
19, American
Instagram Star
Kathryn DennisKathryn Dennis
27, American
Model

Amymarie GaertnerAmymarie Gaertner
25, American
Dancer
Abbe PierreAbbe Pierre
94, French
Founder of the Emmaus

Jayla MarieJayla Marie
15, American
Rapper, YouTube & Reality Show star

Maddox Jolie-PittMaddox Jolie-Pitt
18, Cambodian, American
Actor

Karli ReeseKarli Reese
15, American
YouTube star

Vivian FalconeVivian Falcone
12, American
Melissa McCarthy's daughter
Chris Brown (Art Director)Chris Brown (Art Director)
47, Canadian
Art Director

Pete BurnsPete Burns
57, British
Singer, Composer, Singer-songwriter

John JarrattJohn Jarratt
68, Australian
Actor

Adam YauchAdam Yauch
47, American
Musician, Singer
Lexi BelleLexi Belle
32, American
Adult Film Star

Patrick EwingPatrick Ewing
57, American
Basketball player, Basketball coach
Pat SmearPat Smear
60, American
Musician

Sophie WinklemanSophie Winkleman
39, British
Actress

Vatsal ShethVatsal Sheth
39, Indian
Actor
Kara TointonKara Tointon
36, British
Actress

Ahsaas ChannaAhsaas Channa
20, Indian
Actress
Colin McRaeColin McRae
39, British
Co-driver, Racecar driver

Iddo GoldbergIddo Goldberg
44, Israeli, British
Actor

Wayne BridgeWayne Bridge
39, British
Association football player
David BaldacciDavid Baldacci
59, American
Writer, Screenwriter, Lawyer, Novelist, Author

William KamkwambaWilliam Kamkwamba
32, Malawian
Inventor
Roy BenavidezRoy Benavidez
63, American
Soldier

Jonathan SilvermanJonathan Silverman
53, American
Actor

Lolo JonesLolo Jones
37, American
Sprinter, Bobsledder, Athletics competitor

Rick DerringerRick Derringer
72, American
Singer, Artist, Composer, Guitarist
Elvis DuranElvis Duran
55, American
Radio personality
Salomon KalouSalomon Kalou
34, Ivorian
Footballer

Helene FischerHelene Fischer
35, German, Russian
Singer

Paula CreamerPaula Creamer
33, American
Golfer

Louis WainLouis Wain
78, British
Artist, Painter
Terri ClarkTerri Clark
51, Canadian
Singer

Ryan BertrandRyan Bertrand
30, British
Association football player

Joan HicksonJoan Hickson
92, British
Actress

Venkatesh PrasadVenkatesh Prasad
50, Indian
Cricketer

Vivian KubrickVivian Kubrick
59, American
Actress
Funkmaster FlexFunkmaster Flex
52, American
disc jockey, radio personality

Chip FieldsChip Fields
68, American
Actress
Kaylani LeiKaylani Lei
39, Filipino, American
Actress

Selma DiamondSelma Diamond
64, Canadian
actor, screenwriter, television actor

Ferdinand III of CastileFerdinand III of Castile
52, Spanish
King
Dawn RichardDawn Richard
36, American
Singer-songwriter

Federica PellegriniFederica Pellegrini
31, Italian
Italian swimmer
Rocky FieldingRocky Fielding
32, British
Boxer

Johann Friedrich StruenseeJohann Friedrich Struensee
34, German
Politician, Physician

Emperor Go-MomozonoEmperor Go-Momozono
21, Japanese
Emperor , Sovereign

Preston BrooksPreston Brooks
37, American
Politician
Al AlvarezAl Alvarez
90, British
Poet, Author, Autobiographer, Literary critic,

Angry AndersonAngry Anderson
72, Australian
Actor, Singer, Film actor, Television actor, Stunt
Devan NairDevan Nair
82, Malaysian, Singaporean
Politician

Esteban GutiérrezEsteban Gutiérrez
28, Mexican
Formula One driver
Thomas LangThomas Lang
52, Austrian
Jazz musician, Screenwriter, Songwriter, Record

Ettore MajoranaEttore Majorana
52, Italian
Physicist
Andreas WeimannAndreas Weimann
28, Austrian
Association football player

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on August 5

Personality
August 5th Leos are endowed with high intellect and exceptional sociability. They are great at problem solving and have excellent communication skills. Since these people are born under the zodiac sign Leo, confidence and leadership lies in their genes. Mercury, the ruling planet of this birthday, further adds traits of diplomacy and bravery to August 5th borns thereby making them absolutely unique. Charming in their manners and fun-loving in their disposition, these individuals are courteous, warm, generous and friendly. These people hate to be alone and can sometimes get argumentative and opinionated.

Health
Though they rarely indulge in any sort of exercise or training, individuals born on this date are mostly healthy. This is due to the fact that they stay active physically and never lead a sedentary lifestyle. Though the physical activeness does good for the body, it is the mental stress that causes problem due to the constant need to be on the go. As such, stress and lack of rest or relaxation is common to these people. Also, these people more than often choose convenience food rather than nutritional ones, thereby putting their health in jeopardy.

Finance
Though individuals born on this date are endowed with sound financial condition, this stability once in a while paves way for a crises situation due to over-the-top generosity and sympathy that these individuals feel towards others. These people have the ability to earn money but they also need to learn the importance of staying in budget and managing the finances well.

Career
Any job that provides mental stimulation and satisfaction is ideal for August 5th natives. These people are blessed with great communication skills and thus can do well in professions that utilize their capabilities. Computer based jobs are the best options for those born on August 5th. These individuals use their traits of diplomacy, sociability, enthusiasm and helpfulness in the workplace environment to work their way to success and achievement.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
August 5th individuals fall in love as quickly as they fall out of love. These people are attention and affection seekers. As such, to satiate this craving, they put their heart and soul in romance but fall out the same quickly. August 5th individuals would not readily agree to long term commitment. And even if they do so, they would demand personal space and independence. They seek for partners who are utmost faithful and trustworthy. Interesting and spirited soul mates who are as playful and mischievous as thoughtful are the best match for August 5th natives. They seek for a partner with whom they can lead a harmonious and comfortable lifestyle. As far as parenthood is concerned, these people though loving and caring, have a casual attitude toward their children.

Lucky Colors: Green
Lucky Numbers: 5, 14, 23, 32, 41, 50, 68
Lucky Days (of the week): Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
Lucky Days (of the month): 5, 15, 23