Famous People Born On May 8th

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.

 2 6ix9ine

Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birth Year: 1996
Nationality: American

 3 Harry S. Truman

Harry S. Truman
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 33rd President of the United States
Birth Year: 1884
Nationality: American
Died: December 26, 1972
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 4 Bill de Blasio

Bill de Blasio
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Mayor of New York City
Birth Year: 1961
Nationality: American
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 7 Trisha Paytas

Trisha Paytas
Listed In: YouTubers
Famous As: YouTube star, Actress, Model, Musician
Birth Year: 1988
Nationality: American
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
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 9 Kemba Walker

Kemba Walker
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birth Year: 1990
Nationality: American
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 10 Ricky Nelson

Ricky Nelson
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birth Year: 1940
Nationality: American
Died: December 31, 1985
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 11 Olivia Culpo

Olivia Culpo
Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Model
Birth Year: 1992
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 13 Robert Johnson

Robert Johnson
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birth Year: 1911
Nationality: American
Died: August 16, 1938

 15 Gary Glitter

Gary Glitter
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician, Autobiographer
Birth Year: 1944
Nationality: British
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 18 Sonny Liston

Sonny Liston
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional Boxer
Birth Year: 1932
Nationality: American
Died: December 30, 1970
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 19 Joe Bonamassa

Joe Bonamassa
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Guitarist, Banjoist, Musician, Songwriter, Composer
Birth Year: 1977
Nationality: American

 23 Io Shirai

Io Shirai
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birth Year: 1990
Nationality: Japanese
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 25 Thomas Pynchon

Thomas Pynchon
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer, Novelist, Essayist, Science fiction writer
Birth Year: 1937
Nationality: American

 26 Keith Jarrett

Keith Jarrett
Listed In:
Famous As: Pianist, Composer, Jazz musician, Saxophonist, Songwriter, Musician
Birth Year: 1945
Nationality: American

 27 Anthony Field

Anthony Field
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician, Songwriter, Film producer
Birth Year: 1963
Nationality: Australian

 30 Mark Noble

Mark Noble
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football player
Birth Year: 1987
Nationality: British
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 32 Philip Bailey

Philip Bailey
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: American singer
Birth Year: 1951
Nationality: American

 33 Nyle DiMarco

Nyle DiMarco
Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Model, Actor
Birth Year: 1989
Nationality: American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 34 Francis Ouimet

Francis Ouimet
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Golfer
Birth Year: 1893
Nationality: American
Died: September 2, 1967
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 39 Darren Hayes

Darren Hayes
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer-songwriter, Singer
Birth Year: 1972
Nationality: Australian
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 47 Franco Baresi

Franco Baresi
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Association football player
Birth Year: 1960
Nationality: Italian
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 49 Jean Giraud

Jean Giraud
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Caricaturist, Comics writer, Screenwriter, Science fiction writer, Postage stamp designer, Painter
Birth Year: 1938
Nationality: French
Died: March 10, 2012

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on May 8

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.

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.

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.

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