The month of August is dominated by the zodiac sign, Leo, with the last few days falling under Virgo. People born between July 23 and August 21 are considered Leos, whereas, those whose birthdays fall between August 19 and 23 are said to be born on the Leo-Virgo cusp. People born under these two astrological categories differ from each other to a certain degree. A Leo possesses a positive outlook towards life and is very enthusiastic and is full of life. He/she is proud and determined and is also a great achiever who sets examples for others. Leos are genuine friends and are extremely loyal in their relationships. However, their self-centered nature and the tendency to dominate others are among their major negative traits. They are attention-seekers and can be very demanding at times. However, Leos are born leaders and whether consciously or unconsciously, they like to rule.  They are brave and fearless when it comes to confrontation and are natural leaders. They take pride in themselves and possess an extreme sense of supremacy, just like the Lion itself.

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Barack ObamaBarack Obama
04 August 1961, American
44th U.S. President
Elizabeth Schuyler HamiltonElizabeth Schuyler Hamilton
09 August 1757, American
Alexander Hamilton's Wife

Charlize TheronCharlize Theron
07 August 1975, American, South African
 

Kobe BryantKobe Bryant
23 August 1978, American
Basketball Player

Michael JacksonMichael Jackson
29 August 1958, American
Singer

George SorosGeorge Soros
12 August 1930, Hungarian, American
Investor, Philanthropist
Mark SallingMark Salling
17 August 1982, American
Actor, Musician

Dua LipaDua Lipa
22 August 1995, British
Singer-songwriter

Bill ClintonBill Clinton
19 August 1946, American
 
Princess Margaret, Countess of SnowdonPrincess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon
21 August 1930, British
Princess

Leslie Odom Jr.Leslie Odom Jr.
06 August 1981, American
Actor
Cameron DiazCameron Diaz
30 August 1972, American
Actress

Jason MomoaJason Momoa
01 August 1979, American
Actor

Kylie JennerKylie Jenner
10 August 1997, American
Model, Reality Star

River PhoenixRiver Phoenix
23 August 1970, American
Actor

Sean ConnerySean Connery
25 August 1930, British, Scottish
Actor
Chris HemsworthChris Hemsworth
11 August 1983, Australian
Actor

Blake LivelyBlake Lively
25 August 1987, American
Model and Actress

Macaulay CulkinMacaulay Culkin
26 August 1980, American
 

Ben AffleckBen Affleck
15 August 1972, American
Actor
Patrick SwayzePatrick Swayze
18 August 1952, American
Actor

H. P. LovecraftH. P. Lovecraft
20 August 1890, American
Writer
Robert De NiroRobert De Niro
17 August 1943, American
Actor

Mila KunisMila Kunis
14 August 1983, Ukrainian, American
Actress

Demi LovatoDemi Lovato
20 August 1992, American
Singer, Songwriter, Actress
Whitney HoustonWhitney Houston
09 August 1963, American
Singer

Warren BuffettWarren Buffett
30 August 1930, American
Business Magnate, Investor, Philanthropist
Liu YifeiLiu Yifei
25 August 1987, Chinese
Actress, Singer, Model

Tom BradyTom Brady
03 August 1977, American
American Football Quarterback

Robert LewandowskiRobert Lewandowski
21 August 1988, Polish
Footballer
Lyndon B. JohnsonLyndon B. Johnson
27 August 1908, American
36th President of the U.S.A

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Jennifer LawrenceJennifer Lawrence
15 August 1990, American
Actress
John McCainJohn McCain
29 August 1936, American
United States Senator

Alexander LukashenkoAlexander Lukashenko
30 August 1954, Belarusian
President of Belarus

Sean PennSean Penn
17 August 1960, American
Actor

Stipe MiocicStipe Miocic
19 August 1982, American
Mixed Martial Artist
Roger StoneRoger Stone
27 August 1952, American
Political Consultant
Saif Ali KhanSaif Ali Khan
16 August 1970, Indian
Actor

Anna KendrickAnna Kendrick
09 August 1985, American
Actress

Neil ArmstrongNeil Armstrong
05 August 1930, American
Astronaut

Lea MicheleLea Michele
29 August 1986, American
Actress
Roman PolanskiRoman Polanski
18 August 1933, French, Polish
French-Polish Film Director

Steve CarellSteve Carell
16 August 1962, American
Actor

Andy SambergAndy Samberg
18 August 1978, American
Actor

Larry NassarLarry Nassar
16 August 1963, American
Doctor

Keith RaniereKeith Raniere
26 August 1960, American
Founder of NXIVM
Roger FedererRoger Federer
08 August 1981, Swiss
Tennis Player

Matthew PerryMatthew Perry
19 August 1969, American
Actor
Lucille BallLucille Ball
06 August 1911, American
Comedienne, Actress

Martha StewartMartha Stewart
03 August 1941, American
Businesswoman

James BaldwinJames Baldwin
02 August 1924, American
Novelist
Mother TeresaMother Teresa
26 August 1910, Albanian, Indian
Founder of Missionaries of Charity

Halle BerryHalle Berry
14 August 1966, American
Actress
Magic JohnsonMagic Johnson
14 August 1959, American
Basketball player

Usain BoltUsain Bolt
21 August 1986, Jamaican
Olympic athlete

MadonnaMadonna
16 August 1958, American
Singer-songwriter

Cristin MiliotiCristin Milioti
16 August 1985, American
Actress and Singer

Viola DavisViola Davis
11 August 1965, American
Actress
Chris PineChris Pine
26 August 1980, American
Actor

Cole SprouseCole Sprouse
04 August 1992, Italian, American
Actor

Mahesh BabuMahesh Babu
09 August 1975, Indian
Actor

Bobby ShmurdaBobby Shmurda
04 August 1994, American
Rapper
Richard GereRichard Gere
31 August 1949, American
Actor

Dave ChappelleDave Chappelle
24 August 1973, American
 
Emily HampshireEmily Hampshire
29 August 1981, Canadian
Actress

Amy AdamsAmy Adams
20 August 1974, American
Actress

Angie HarmonAngie Harmon
10 August 1972, American
Actress, Model
John SaxonJohn Saxon
05 August 1935, American
Actor

Neil GorsuchNeil Gorsuch
29 August 1967, American
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the
Nipsey HussleNipsey Hussle
15 August 1985, American
Rapper

Fidel CastroFidel Castro
13 August 1926, Cuban
Former Prime Minister of Cuba

Cara Jocelyn Delevingne Cara Delevingne
12 August 1992, British
Model, Actress
Hayden PanettiereHayden Panettiere
21 August 1989, American
Actress

Sam ElliottSam Elliott
09 August 1944, American
Actor
Jack BlackJack Black
28 August 1969, American
Actor

Andy WarholAndy Warhol
06 August 1928, American
Artist

Thierry HenryThierry Henry
17 August 1977, French
French football Coach

Melanie GriffithMelanie Griffith
09 August 1957, American
Actress
Melissa McCarthyMelissa McCarthy
26 August 1970, American
Actress
Tim BurtonTim Burton
25 August 1958, American
Director

James CameronJames Cameron
16 August 1954, Canadian
Filmmaker

Van MorrisonVan Morrison
31 August 1945, British, Northern Irish
Singer

Robert PlantRobert Plant
20 August 1948, British
Singer
Deion SandersDeion Sanders
09 August 1967, American
Athlete

John StamosJohn Stamos
19 August 1963, American
Actor

Sebastian StanSebastian Stan
13 August 1982, Romanian, American
Actor

Henry V Of EnglandHenry V of England
09 August 1386, British
King of England (1413-1422)

Hulk HoganHulk Hogan
11 August 1953, American
Professional Wrestler
Ed GeinEd Gein
27 August 1906, American
Murderer

Edward NortonEdward Norton
18 August 1969, American
Actor
James HardenJames Harden
26 August 1989, American
Basketball Player

Wilt ChamberlainWilt Chamberlain
21 August 1936, American
Basketball Player
Angela BassettAngela Bassett
16 August 1958, American
Actress
Billy Bob ThorntonBilly Bob Thornton
04 August 1955, American
Actor

People born on the Leo-Virgo cusp can either be extremely sociable or very reticent. In contrast to a proud, romantic and outgoing Leo, those born under the cusp are more practical, self-oriented and meticulous. These individuals possess a combination of the introvert and extrovert tendencies and therefore, are usually very down to earth, rational and at the same time, innovative. They too, like the Leos, are optimistic and prosperous individuals, but tend to overreact in certain situations, especially when something comes in their way of success. Leo/Virgo is a combination of Fire/Earth signs which enables these people to analyze a problem before taking any action. They pay attention to every detail and are extremely vigilant about the decisions they take, which makes them good businesspeople.