August 1 Birthdays

August 1, Leo

Read here about August 1 birthdays and their astrology meanings, including details about the associated zodiac sign that is Leo. Amongst the interesting facts you can read about there are birthday personality characteristics, positive and negative traits as well as Leo love compatibility and numerology.

August 1 Personality Traits

Positive traits: Natives born on August 1 birthdays are sociable, magnetic and motivating. They are persistent and ambitious individuals, not even thinking there is something they can't do. These Leo natives are optimistic and joyous with many aspects in life and always seem to find the resources to get their mood high again.

Negative traits: Leo people born on August 1 are self pitying, inflexible and melodramatic. They are dogmatic individuals following their own fixed ideas and principles from which they can hardly be saved and not like they want to be saved. Another weakness of Leos is that they are patronizing and need to feel in charge in order to feel validated as accomplished human beings.

Likes: Leading everyone and to win anything, whether it is a competition or a simple task.

Hates: Having to deal with monotony.

Lesson to learn: How to stop imposing their ideas and decisions to everyone. They might be surprised what amazing people they have around if they pay attention to them.

Life challenge: Accept they don't always know everything.

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August 1, Leo

Astrological symbol: The Lion is defined as the symbol for Leo natives whom are thought to be selfish but respected individuals in their social circles. This astrological connection matches those born between July 23 and August 22, according to the tropical astrology.

Modality: Leo horoscope natives are influenced by the Fixed modality that appears second. This reveals a stubborn personality who is not at all quick to embrace change.

Element: Fire is the first astrological element and is lends traits to Leo people. This force of nature suggests nourishment, warmth and empowerment.

Ruling house: The fifth represents the astrological house for the Leo people born under this astrological sign. The fifth space in the zodiac symbolizes childhood and adventures.

Ruling planet: Sun. This celestial body influences the way our inner personal power unravels. It also has a word to say regarding pride, strength and vanity.

Lucky numbers: 1, 3, 10, 13 and 23 are the numbers that are said to favor those born under the August 1 birthday.

Lucky day: Sunday is the favored day for these natives and is also ruled by the Sun. Leo identifies best with the flow of the relaxed Sunday.

Years of change: The change years that are considered influential for those natives born under the August 1 horoscope are 40, 47, 54 and 68.

August 1 Birthday Compatibility and Love

In regard to love, Leo natives born on August 1 are described as passionate and sensual partners. They pretend to be loved till worship and to be offered all the attention. In exchange they struggle to provide a safe and stable environment for their lovers. They are domineering and often jealous but once they commit to someone they hardly abandon their relationship.

When it comes to compatibilities for these people, the first rule is that they are most attracted to the other Fire signs: Aries (March 21- April 19) and Sagittarius (November 22- December 21). These two fire signs are a strong match, one decides and the other one rules. Once they both learn where they need to compromise the success is not going to wait. These two form a radiant and explosive couple, one moment complimenting each other, the next arguing. Two dramatic leaders together initiating new and exciting projects whether in romance or professionally. The third sign they are compatible with is Aquarius (January 20- February 18). The sign Leo natives are said to be least compatible with is Cancer (June 21- July 22).

Those born on the first day of the month are passionate and quick to fall in love. They enjoy being the conquerors as they are so magnetic and charming in every occasion. Despite usually being rational and calculated, when it comes to love they succumb to their wishes and sometimes things turn wild for them. These people seem to be very attracted to their exact opposites. These people are compatible with others born on the 4th, 13th, 15th and 22nd.

Lucky color

The color for Leo natives born with the August 1 is orange.

Orange as a hue, is the symbol of enthusiasm and vitality with endurance. This zodiac color should be used in objects that surround the natives.

Those with orange as sign color are creative, optimistic persons for whom the world is a stage and they have so many things to show. They need to socialize, be accepted and respected as part of a group. Down to earth, they feel the need to fight for a peaceful and happy life and believe they can reach for everything they want through hard work and dedication.

Other colors for Leo people are red and purple.


Ruby is the birthstone said to be representative for Leo people born with August 1.

Ruby suggests plenitude and romance. This zodiac birthstone should be used in all kinds of jewelry items that are to be worn frequently.

This gemstone is said to be beneficial in affections involving blood and lymphatic circulation. It is also thought to cool off emotions. There are also many legends from different historic times involving the special properties of the Ruby.

Another precious stone considered beneficial for Leo natives is Peridot. It represents optimism and liveliness.


The flower for Leo natives born with the August 1 is Sunflower.

Sunflower is one of those plants that denote liveliness and warmth and was thought to boost confidence. This zodiac flower could be used in gifts and accessories.

It is well known for its habit to orient according to light just as Leo focuses on achievement. This flower is to be found during midsummer.

Other plants indicated for Leo are Narcissus and Marigold.


The lucky metal for those born under the August 1 is represented by Gold.

Gold is one of those metals that denote power and wealth. This zodiac metal is advised to be used in pendants and earrings.

Gold has always been recognized as monetary wealth but it is also known for other benefic properties, such as healing ones. About 80% of the gold is used for jewelry.

Another metal considered beneficial for Leo natives is Bronze.

Statistics and famous birthdays for August 1

August 1 is the 213th day of the year or the 214th day in leap years, in the Gregorian Calendar.

Famous birthdays on August 1

- Antoine Mouque: Composer in 1659.

- Benjamin E Mays: South Carolina, United States - Black educator (Morehouse, Howard University) in 1895.

- Morris Stoloff: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Violinist (Picnic, Pal Joey) in 1898.

- Kenneth Norman Joseph Loveless: Priest folk musician in 1911.

- Karoly Grosz: Politician in 1930.

- Lionel Bart (Begleiter): English composer (Oliver!) in 1930.

- Yves Saint-Laurent, fashion designer in 1936.

- Ronald Harmon Brown: Chairman (Democratic Party) in 1941.

- Dennis Paxton: Rocker (Dave Clark Five-Glad All Over) in 1943.

- Rob Carpenter: NFL wide receiver (Philadelphia Eagles) in 1968.

Birthday calendar, August 1

- US Customs begins enforcing Tariff Act in 1789.

- Whiskey Rebellion in 1794.

- SF Methodists establish First black church Zion Methodist in 1852.

- Colorado becomes 38th state in 1876.

- Burial within SF City limits prohibited in 1901.

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Birthday Numerology for August 1

The day in the August 1 birthday suggests a lot of independence, loyalty and energy. Number 1 persons are independent, willful, original, determined, self confident and have the courage of their convictions. They are driven to achievement with a strong desire for success, ambitious and also conscious of their public image, characteristics of powerful figures with strong leadership skills. The letters associated with numerology 1 are a, j and s. This number is ruled by the Moon and by the card of the magician.

People with the birthday in August are stubborn, mysterious and idealistic. Career prospects for these natives include executive, contractor, florist and banker. The symbols for August include the Peridot and Sardonyx as gemstones and Gladiolus and Poppy as plants. The numerology for the month of August is 8. This number symbolizes reactivity and strong judgment. People born this month are assertive and pretentious.

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