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
23, American
Rapper
David AttenboroughDavid Attenborough
93, British
Broadcaster

Enrique IglesiasEnrique Iglesias
44, Spanish
Singer

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

Bill CowherBill Cowher
62, American
American Football Player, Coach

Don RicklesDon Rickles
90, American
Stand-up Comedian
Jodhi MayJodhi May
44, British
Actress

Stephen AmellStephen Amell
38, Canadian
Actor

Olivia CulpoOlivia Culpo
27, American
Model
Melissa GilbertMelissa Gilbert
55, American
Actress

Trisha PaytasTrisha Paytas
31, American
YouTube star, Actress, Model, Musician
Ricky NelsonRicky Nelson
45, American
Musician

Robert JohnsonRobert Johnson
27, American
Singer

Sonny ListonSonny Liston
38, American
Professional Boxer

David ChangDavid Chang
42, American
Restaurateur

Phillis Wheatley Phillis Wheatley
31, American
Poet
Aneurin BarnardAneurin Barnard
32, Welsh
Actor

Nyle DiMarcoNyle DiMarco
30, American
Model, Actor

Nydia StoneNydia Stone
73, Cuban, American
Model, Wife of Roger Stone

Fulton J. SheenFulton J. Sheen
84, American
Archbishop
Naomi KleinNaomi Klein
49, Canadian
Author

David KeithDavid Keith
65, American
 
Candace NelsonCandace Nelson
45, Indonesian
Pastry Chef

Miguel Hidalgo y CostillaMiguel Hidalgo y Costilla
58, Mexican
Priest

Hiromu ArakawaHiromu Arakawa
46, Japanese
Manga Artist
Nora ArnezederNora Arnezeder
30, French
Actress

Henry DunantHenry Dunant
82, Swiss
Founder of the Red Cross
Gary SnyderGary Snyder
89, American
American man of letters

James R. ThompsonJames R. Thompson
83, American
Lawyer, Politician

Louis Moreau GottschalkLouis Moreau Gottschalk
40, American
Composer
Friedrich von HayekFriedrich von Hayek
92, Austrian, German, British
Economist

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Marcel CunninghamMarcel Cunningham
29, American
YouTuber, Gamer
Alex van HalenAlex van Halen
66, Dutch, American
Musician

Ethan WackerEthan Wacker
17, American
Actor

Damian GurrusquietaDamian Gurrusquieta
14, American
Instagram star

Brenden LaTarteBrenden LaTarte
18, American
Instagram Model
André Michel LwoffAndré Lwoff
92, French
Microbiologist
Almeida JuniorAlmeida Junior
49, Brazilian
Painter

Chris GillyChris Gilly
22, American
YouTuber

BepperBepper
18, American
YouTuber

Tyler LaTarteTyler LaTarte
18, American
Instagram Star
Gary GlitterGary Glitter
75, British
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician,

Bill de BlasioBill de Blasio
58, American
Politician

Kemba WalkerKemba Walker
29, American
Basketball player

Joe BonamassaJoe Bonamassa
42, American
Guitarist, Banjoist, Musician, Songwriter,

Anthony FieldAnthony Field
56, Australian
Musician, Songwriter, Film producer
Ronnie LottRonnie Lott
60, American
American Football Player

Martin CompstonMartin Compston
35, Scottish
Actor
Thomas PynchonThomas Pynchon
82, American
Writer, Novelist, Essayist, Science fiction writer

Io ShiraiIo Shirai
29, Japanese
Professional Wrestler

Matthew DavisMatthew Davis
41, American
Actor
Lovie SmithLovie Smith
61, American
American Football Player

Vicky McClureVicky McClure
36, British
Actress
Elyes GabelElyes Gabel
36, British
Actor

Francis OuimetFrancis Ouimet
74, American
Golfer

Roberto RosselliniRoberto Rossellini
71, Italian
Film director, Actor, Film producer, Playwright,

Jack CharltonJack Charlton
84, British
Footballer

Philip BaileyPhilip Bailey
68, American
American singer
Keith JarrettKeith Jarrett
74, American
Pianist, Composer, Jazz musician, Saxophonist,

Darren HayesDarren Hayes
47, Australian
Singer-songwriter, Singer

Jean GiraudJean Giraud
73, French
Caricaturist, Comics writer, Screenwriter, Science

Phyllida LawPhyllida Law
87, British, Scottish
Actress
Josie MaranJosie Maran
41, American
Model, Actress, Entrepreneur.

Franco BaresiFranco Baresi
59, Italian
Association football player
Michel GondryMichel Gondry
56, French
Film director, Screenwriter

James MitchumJames Mitchum
78, American
Actor

Kevin McCloudKevin McCloud
60, British
Designer
William Henry VanderbiltWilliam Henry Vanderbilt
64, American
Businessman

Matt WillisMatt Willis
36, British
Singer-Songwriter
Gregory ScarpaGregory Scarpa
66, American
Criminal

Tom of FinlandTom of Finland
71, Finnish
Painter, Illustrator

Christian XXXChristian XXX
45, American
Actor
LúcioLúcio
41, Brazilian
Footballer

Martha WainwrightMartha Wainwright
43, Canadian
Singer-songwriter
Toni TennilleToni Tennille
79, American
Singer-songwriter

Chris FrantzChris Frantz
68, American
Drummer

Devi ShettyDevi Shetty
66, Indian
Surgeon

Christina ColeChristina Cole
38, British
Actress
Brian TylerBrian Tyler
47, American
Composer
Ken NiumataloloKen Niumatalolo
54, American
American football player

Galen RuppGalen Rupp
33, American
Long-distance runner, Athletics competitor

Bobby LabonteBobby Labonte
55, American
NASCAR team owner, Racecar driver

Ariane LabedAriane Labed
35, French, Greek
Actress
Natalia Grosvenor, Duchess of WestminsterNatalia Grosvenor, Duchess of Westminster
60, British
 

Kwame Anthony AppiahKwame Anthony Appiah
65, American
Philosopher, Professor

Michael BevanMichael Bevan
49, Australian
Cricketer

Chinmayananda SaraswatiChinmayananda Saraswati
77, Indian
Philosopher

Andrea BarzagliAndrea Barzagli
38, Italian
Association football player
Michelle McManusMichelle McManus
39, British
Singer

Meles ZenawiMeles Zenawi
57, Ethiopian
Prime Minister
Remo FernandesRemo Fernandes
66, Indian
Composer

Peter BenchleyPeter Benchley
65, American
Writer
Roddy DoyleRoddy Doyle
61, Irish
Writer
Katy BKaty B
30, British
Singer-songwriter

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