Individuals born on May 8th fall under the second sun sign of Taurus, the bull. They are ruled by the planet of Venus which exemplifies love and beauty. Such people are practical and grounded, as reflected by their element, the Earth. These individuals aren’t the ones for prevarication, as their natural instinct is to tell it like it is, no matter the consequences. They are sensible and intelligent, thriving on a carefully organized plan for the future. It's not unusual for individuals born under this date to have a five or ten year plan, so they can always be prepared for any eventuality. Their serious nature may make them appear outwardly dull, but they possess a knack to see the funny side of life.

6ix9ine6ix9ine, 22
(Rapper)

Mexican,Puerto Rican,American

Harry S. TrumanHarry S. Truman, 88
(33rd President of the United States)

American

David AttenboroughDavid Attenborough, 92
(Broadcaster, Naturalist)

British

Enrique IglesiasEnrique Iglesias, 43
(Singer)

Spanish

Stephen AmellStephen Amell, 37
(Actor)

Canadian

Melissa GilbertMelissa Gilbert, 54
(Actress)

American

Ricky NelsonRicky Nelson, 45
(Musician)

American

Trisha PaytasTrisha Paytas, 30
(YouTube star, Actress, Model, Musician)

American

Robert JohnsonRobert Johnson, 27
(Musician, Songwriter)

American

David ChangDavid Chang, 41
(Restaurateur)

American

Candace NelsonCandace Nelson, 44
(Pastry Chef)

Indonesian

Sonny ListonSonny Liston, 38
(Professional Boxer)

American

Aneurin BarnardAneurin Barnard, 31
(Actor)

Welsh

Phillis Wheatley Phillis Wheatley, 31
(Poet)

American

Fulton J. SheenFulton J. Sheen, 84
(Archbishop)

American

Henry DunantHenry Dunant, 82
(Founder of the Red Cross)

Swiss

Gary SnyderGary Snyder, 88
(American man of letters)

American

James R. ThompsonJames R. Thompson, 82
(Lawyer, Politician)

American

Louis Moreau GottschalkLouis Moreau Gottschalk, 40
(Composer)

American

Friedrich von HayekFriedrich von Hayek, 92
(Economist)

Austrian,German,British

Marcel CunninghamMarcel Cunningham, 28
(YouTuber, Gamer)

American

Ethan WackerEthan Wacker, 16
(Actor)

American

André Michel LwoffAndré Lwoff, 92
(Microbiologist)

French

Almeida JuniorAlmeida Junior, 49
(Painter)

Brazilian

BepperBepper, 17
(YouTuber)

American

Nydia StoneNydia Stone, 72
(Model, Wife of Roger Stone)

Cuban,American

Joe BonamassaJoe Bonamassa
(Guitarist, Banjoist, Musician, Songwriter, Composer)

American

Gary GlitterGary Glitter
(Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician, Autobiographer)

British

Thomas PynchonThomas Pynchon
(Writer, Novelist, Essayist, Science fiction writer)

American

Anthony FieldAnthony Field
(Musician, Songwriter, Film producer)

Australian

Andrea BarzagliAndrea Barzagli
(Association football player)

Italian

Josie MaranJosie Maran
(Model, Actress, Entrepreneur.)

American

Francis OuimetFrancis Ouimet
(Golfer)

American

Michel GondryMichel Gondry
(Film director, Screenwriter)

French

Philip BaileyPhilip Bailey
(American singer)

American

Franco BaresiFranco Baresi
(Association football player)

Italian

Kevin McCloudKevin McCloud
(writer, presenter, designer, journalist)

British

Roberto RosselliniRoberto Rossellini
(Film director, Actor, Film producer, Playwright, Screenwriter, Racecar driver)

Italian

Darren HayesDarren Hayes
(Singer-songwriter, Singer)

Australian

Devi ShettyDevi Shetty
(Surgeon)

Indian

Gregory ScarpaGregory Scarpa
(Criminal)

American

Miguel Hidalgo y CostillaMiguel Hidalgo y Costilla
(Priest)

Mexican

Tom of FinlandTom of Finland
(Painter, Illustrator)

Finnish

LúcioLúcio
(Footballer)

Brazilian

Jean GiraudJean Giraud
(Caricaturist, Comics writer, Screenwriter, Science fiction writer, Postage stamp designer, Painter)

French

Keith JarrettKeith Jarrett
(Pianist, Composer, Jazz musician, Saxophonist, Songwriter, Musician)

American

Brian TylerBrian Tyler
(composer, musician, conductor, film score composer)

American

Cláudio TaffarelCláudio Taffarel
(Association football player, Association football manager)

Brazilian

Meles ZenawiMeles Zenawi
(Prime Minister)

Ethiopian

Kwame Anthony AppiahKwame Anthony Appiah
(Philosopher, Professor)

American

Chinmayananda SaraswatiChinmayananda Saraswati
(Philosopher)

Indian

Galen RuppGalen Rupp
(Long-distance runner, Athletics competitor)

American

João HavelangeJoão Havelange
(Swimmer, Water polo player, Lawyer)

Brazilian

Natalia Grosvenor, Duchess of WestminsterNatalia Grosvenor, Duchess of Westminster

British

Olarenwaju KayodeOlarenwaju Kayode
(Nigerian footballer)

Nigerien

Miyoshi UmekiMiyoshi Umeki
(Actor, Singer, Television actor)

Japanese,American

Bobby LabonteBobby Labonte
(NASCAR team owner, Racecar driver)

American

Michael BevanMichael Bevan
(Cricketer)

Australian

John Michael TalbotJohn Michael Talbot
(Singer-songwriter, Singer, Musician, Songwriter, Composer, Guitarist)

American

Michelle McManusMichelle McManus
(Singer)

British

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Evgeny LebedevEvgeny Lebedev
(Owner of Lebedev Holdings Ltd)

Russian

Ken NiumataloloKen Niumatalolo
(American football player)

American

Leon FestingerLeon Festinger
(Psychologist, University teacher)

American

Remo FernandesRemo Fernandes
(Composer)

Indian

Jane RobertsJane Roberts
(Poet, Writer, Psychic, Science fiction writer, Children's writer)

American

FernandelFernandel
(Actor)

French

William Cavendish, 4th Duke of DevonshireWilliam Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire
(Prime Minister)

British

Patrick McKennaPatrick McKenna
(Actor, Film actor)

Canadian

Mary Lou WilliamsMary Lou Williams
(American jazz pianist)

American

Edmund WilsonEdmund Wilson
(Journalist, Poet, Playwright, Literary critic, Essayist, Social critic, Writer)

American

Marta SánchezMarta Sánchez
(singer)

Spanish

Princess Elisabeth of DenmarkPrincess Elisabeth of Denmark
(Diplomat)

Danish

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on May 8

Personality
The term "down to Earth," could certainly apply to individuals born on this date, due to their strong connections to the Earth element. Their practicality and single-minded, bullish nature makes them quite strong-willed and possibly even stubborn. Despite this stubborn streak, May 8th individuals can be very reserved in nature, preferring to use their gift of discipline to aid others. It's the stability of this star sign that makes these individuals the calm center of any storm. Their anger is slow to stir but once roused, they can be fiery and ferocious.

Health
People born on May 8th strive to be constantly aware of their health. They exercise and eat well, reducing health problems as far as they're able to. They try to balance their environment to minimize any stress, thus further reducing stress related illnesses. They're the type of person who would work hard and play hard, taking to a sunny beach as quickly as they would to a boardroom. In all, these individuals lead a healthy life, avoiding instances of possible sickness by taking responsibility for their robust constitution.

Finance
The solid guidance of common-sense will ensure that people born on this date invest wisely and won't take any wild chances. Being an Earth sign, money means security, and they will devote a significant amount of energy to ensure that future material comforts are in their lives.

Career
Individuals born on this date do well under pressure and often find careers in medicine and police-work. Their natural intelligence and stability make them dependable and a source of inspiration in leadership roles. They use their single-minded nature to pick a career path early in life.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Charming and romantic, people having this birthdate seek partners with similar career choices to their own. Their need for structure leads to long-term relationships, although this can come later in life if their career interferes. With their strong sex drive, they dominate in the bedroom. They're passionate and patient. When they do have children, they make excellent teachers, passing on their life experiences. They will ensure their children learn self-reliance and the ability to think for themselves.

Lucky Colors: Gold, Brown, Yellow
Lucky Numbers: 3, 4
Lucky Days (of the week): Friday, Saturday
Lucky Days (of the month): 5, 16, 22