August 21 Birthdays

August 21, Leo

Get the full astrology meanings of August 21 birthdays together with some interesting facts about the associated zodiac sign that is Leo. Amongst the aspects you can learn about there are birthday personality characteristics, positive and negative traits as well as Leo love compatibility and numerology.

August 21 Personality Traits

Positive traits: Natives born on August 21 birthdays are friendly, diplomatic and honest. They are encouraging and motivating individuals both to themselves and to others around them. These Leo natives are diplomatic and seem to be finding their way around words.

Negative traits: Leo people born on August 21 are worrisome, agitated 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 aggressive, especially when provoked on wealth and power.

Likes: Making plans and winning competitions.

Hates: Having to deal with mediocrity and lying people.

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: Accepting defeat.

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August 21, Leo

Astrological symbol: The Lion is defined as the symbol of Leo zodiac sign, said to represent all those born between July 23 and August 22, according to the tropical astrology. These natives are thought to be prideful and assertive people ready to catch everyone's attention.

Modality: Leo horoscope natives are said to be influenced by the Fixed modality. This reflects an individual who is observant, organized and who prefers to go by his or her own rules.

Element: Fire is one of the four astrological elements and influences Leo people. This power of nature used in astrology symbolizes action, enthusiasm and dominance.

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

Ruling planet: The Sun represents the zodiac planet for the Leo astrology. This zodiac used planet symbolizes energy, warmth and selfishness.

Lucky numbers: The numbers that are said to be lucky for the natives born under the August 21 birthday are 4, 8, 16, 18 and 27.

Lucky day: Sunday represents the first lucky day for Leo people. This is a day of the Sun in most languages and cultures.

Years of change: Defining years considered of major influence for those with the August 21 horoscope are 19, 33, 61 and 68.

August 21 Birthday Compatibility and Love

Leo natives born on August 21 are highly enthusiastic and optimistic lovers. They enjoy spending time with their peers and love meeting and discovering new people. They are adventurous lovers whom consider life should be lived at its fullest. They are assertive and flamboyant so they don't usually lack of suitors. They enjoy helping others and are always there when needed but they usually want something in return. They are charming and creative so life with them is full of surprises. They are quick to fall in love and even quicker to abandon their relation for an unexpected passion.

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).

People born on the twenty-first day of the month are likely to surprise everyone around them with the passionate love they are capable of, only if they come across someone that will truly awake their interest. Otherwise they are aware of their attractiveness and this leads them to a tumultuous love life, falling in and out of love. A creative, freedom lover, once decided to settle will invest all their attention in their family and they will probably have brilliant children. Some struggle, trial and error will govern parts of their love life but in the end everything will be worth it. These persons are compatible with people born on the 6th, 9th, 15th and 18th.

Lucky color

The lucky color for those born under the August 21 is represented by orange.

Orange suggests enthusiasm, youth and strength. This zodiac color should be used in objects around the house and accessories.

People having orange as sign color are very competitive but also competent and seeks and greets every challenge with enthusiasm and energy. It is hard to gain their trust but once achieved you have a friend for life. They are the most helpful and compassionate friends.

Other colors that suit Leo natives are red and purple.


The birthstone used in astrology for those with August 21 is Ruby.

Ruby presents a precious stone that reflects faithfulness and loyalty. This zodiac birthstone is advised to be used in pendants and earrings.

This gemstone is thought to cool off emotions. Ancient Hindus believed that the deep-red Ruby had an internal that would bring passion to the wearer.

Another gemstone considered lucky for Leo natives is Peridot. It is the symbol of liveliness and enthusiasm.


Sunflower is the flower that is considered lucky for those Leo natives with August 21.

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

Sunflower symbolizes They are also related to longevity and loyalty, they take their energy from the sun and orient it towards the ground, just as the Leo uses its skills to find accomplishment in life. You can enjoy this flower during summer.

Other flowers representative for Leo are Narcissus and Marigold.


Gold is the metal that is considered lucky for those Leo natives with August 21.

Gold is known to represent refinery and power. This zodiac metal should be used in all kinds of jewelry items that are to be worn frequently.

Gold has always been recognized as monetary wealth but it is also known for other benefic properties, such as healing ones. South African rocks have given over 40% of the gold already extracted.

Another metal considered beneficial for Leo natives is Bronze.

Statistics and famous birthdays for August 21

August 21 is the 233rd day of the year or the 234th day in leap years, in the Gregorian Calendar.

Celebrity birthdays for August 21

- Jose Pradas Gallen: Composer in 1689.

- Miguel Torga (Adolfo Correia da Rocha): Portuguese author in 1907.

- Roy K Marshall: Glen Carbon, Illinois - TV Scientist (Nature of Things) in 1907.

- C Dillon Douglas: Geneva, Switzerland - US Secretary of Treasury (1961-65) in 1909.

- Cornelius Johnson: Los Angeles, California - High jumper (1936 Olympics - Gold Medalist) in 1913.

- Melvin Van Peebles: Chicago, Illinois - Actor - director (Sophisticated Gent) in 1932.

- Janet Baker: York, England - Mezzo-soprano (Owen Wingrave) in 1933.

- Lev Alburt: USSR - International Chess Master (1976) in 1946.

- Taurean Blacque: Actor (Hill Street Blues) in 1948.

- Pietra Gay: WNBA guard - forward (Houston Comets) in 1974.

Birthday calendar, August 21

- First Lincoln-Douglas debate in Illinois in 1858.

- Ruth homer leads the AL to a 4-2 win in the First All Star Game in 1933.

- Pres Truman ended the Lend-Lease program in 1945.

- Martial law declared in S Vietnam in 1963.

- William Dana reaches 80 km (last high-altitude X-15 flight) in 1968.

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Birthday Numerology for August 21

In numerology, the number for August 21 birthday is 3. Number 3 people are inspired and talkative. They need people to listen to them and they need audiences to soak their personal wisdom. Self expressive in many ways, are gifted with keen imagination, accurate impressions and insights giving life new meaning. The letters used with numerology 3 are c, l, u and the vibration is creativity. This number is ruled by the planet Jupiter and by the card of the Empress.

People with the birthday in August are perseverant, idealistic and mysterious. Recommended careers for these natives include designer, accountant, engineer and CEO. August has as representative symbols: are the Gladiolus and Poppy as plants and the Peridot and Sardonyx as gemstones while the name comes from Augustus Caesar, the Roman emperor. Numerology attributes the number 8 to August. This is the number of analysis, introspection and judgment. Motivated and analytical, these natives are known for their strong will.

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