August 28 Birthdays

August 28, Virgo

Read here about August 28 birthdays and their astrology meanings, including details about the associated zodiac sign that is Virgo. Amongst the interesting facts you can read about there are birthday personality characteristics, positive and negative traits as well as Virgo love compatibility and numerology.

August 28 Personality Traits

Positive traits: Natives born on August 28 birthdays are shy, prudent and action oriented. They are intelligent beings who seem to cultivate their skills through various ideas. These Virgo natives are industrious and seem to benefit from having all kinds of resources and knowing how to deal with them.

Negative traits: Virgo people born on August 28 are overly calculated, unresponsive and short tempered. 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 Virgoans is that they are indecisive and tend to act relentless whenever faced with making a decision or an important promise.

Likes: Spending time engaging in a time and mind challenging task.

Hates: Having to deal with mediocre and coward people.

Lesson to learn: How to see beyond personal interests.

Life challenge: Getting rid of that self indulgent attitude.

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August 28, Virgo

Astrological symbol: The Maiden is the representative symbol for all Virgo people born between August 23 and September 22, according to the tropical astrology and it suggests these natives are wealthy and observant just like the Maiden.

Modality: Mutable describes the modality for the Virgo horoscope natives. This reveals the character of someone who is resourceful and adaptable in most life settings.

Element: Earth is one of the four astrological elements and influences Virgo people. This is the force of nature that suggests the origin, dependability and plenitude.

Ruling house: The sixth is the house of the zodiac for those born with this astrological sign. The sixth space symbolizes health and care for the appearances.

Ruling planet: Mercury. This celestial body influences consciousness, communications and clarity of thought of an individual. This explains how great speakers most Virgos are and of course how their critical mind makes them often get caught into sorting out last minute details out of all their plans.

Lucky numbers: 2, 4, 10, 19 and 21 are the numbers thought to bring luck to those born under the August 28 birthday.

Lucky day: Wednesday represents the first lucky day for Virgo people. This is a day of communications and commerce.

Years of change: Transforming periods for those born within the August 28 horoscope are 7, 14, 28 and 42.

August 28 Birthday Compatibility and Love

In regard to love, Virgo natives born on August 28 are described as pretentious and trustworthy lovers. They leave passion aside for good understanding and communication. They aim for a connection made at a deeper level, above mundane activities. They offer themselves as a whole to their partners and they expected nothing less. Therefore they tend to test their prospective lovers until they are sure they are worth the attention.

When it comes to compatibilities for these people, the first rule is that they are most attracted to the other Earth signs: Taurus (April 20- May 20) and Capricorn (December 22- January 19). These two earth signs are a match that can go either way! They can prove to be the most solid couple, sensual and loyal once they discover their shared taste for beauty, culture and material possessions. Or they can become a walking storm once their egos clash because in this relationship is place for one dominant figure and none is willing to surrender. The third sign they are compatible with is Pisces (February 19- March 20). The sign Virgo natives are said to be least compatible with is Leo (July 23- August 22).

Those born on the twenty-eighth day of the month are attracted to imaginative and active people who can offer them unconditional love and support. Not only they want someone who could fill their life with joy and creativity but also someone who is a responsible and trustworthy and whom can take care of themselves. These people are compatible with others born on the 4th, 13th, 15th and 22nd.

Lucky color

The color used in astrology for those with August 28 is navy blue.

Navy blue symbolizes depth, strength and refinery. This zodiac color should be used in objects around the house and accessories.

People having navy blue as sign color are sociable and fun loving persons and at some point they might appear as superficial. This is a rich and refined hue that stimulates but also sooths the elegant and analytical native in Virgo.

Other colors indicated for Virgo are orange, beige and earth tones.


Sapphire is the birthstone said to be representative for Virgo people born with August 28.

Sapphire suggests honesty and reliability. This zodiac birthstone should be used in all kinds of jewelry items that are to be worn frequently.

It is thought to enhance the positive characteristics of the wearer, this means an even more attentive and observant Virgo. The most valuable hues are medium to dark blue Sapphires.

Another precious stone considered beneficial for Virgo natives is Amethyst. It represents sobriety and elegance.


Morning Glory is the flower that is considered lucky for those Virgo natives with August 28.

Morning Glory is a plant that symbolizes reflection and analysis. This zodiac flower should be used in decorations and other accessories.

It is a tidy flower growing exactly where planted just as the attentive Virgo organizes everything around. This flower can be found during early spring mornings.

Other flowers for Virgo people are Clovers and Poppies.


Platinum is the metal defined for August 28 and in general for Virgo natives.

Platinum is known to represent power and wealth. The zodiac metal could be used in accessories and jewelry items.

Being one of the rarest metals on Earth, it is associated with exclusivity and prestige. Platinum is also used as a primary metal in automobile catalytic converters.

Another metal considered beneficial for Virgo natives is Mercury.

Statistics and famous birthdays for August 28

August 28 is the 240th day of the year or the 241st day in leap years, in the Gregorian Calendar.

Celebrity birthdays for August 28

- Peter Winter: Composer in 1754.

- Sam Levene: Russia - Actor (Demon, Gung Ho, Boomerang) in 1905.

- John Betjeman: Poet laureate of England (Mt Zion) in 1906.

- Roger Tory Peterson: New York, United States - Ornithologist - writer (How to Know Birds) in 1908.

- Ruurd Faber: Mayor of Aalten (1971-75) in 1912.

- Rokie Roker: Miami, Florida - Actress (Helen-Jeffersons) in 1929.

- Ben Gazzara: NYC, New York - Actor (Run for Your Life, QB VII) in 1930.

- Harry McLevy: Trade Unionist in 1936.

- Cassie Mackin: Newswoman (NBC TV) in 1939.

- Mary McCartney: Daughter of Beatle Paul McCartney in 1969.

Birthday calendar, August 28

- US occupies Midway Islands in the Pacific in 1867.

- United Parcel Service begins service in Seattle in 1907.

- 10 suffragists were arrested as they picketed the White House in 1917.

- Sen. Thurmond begins 24-hr filibuster against civil rights bill in 1957.

- Martin Luther King Jr I have a dream speech at the Lincoln Memorial in 1963.

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Birthday Numerology for August 28

In numerology the number for August 28 birthday is 1 and is symbolized as god, as after this all the other numbers were created. Number 1 persons are independent, willful, original, determined, self confident and have the courage of their convictions. These people are the visionaries of tomorrow and are able to put all their ambition in fulfilling the hardest of tasks whenever it is necessary. The letters corresponding to numerology 1 are a, j and s. The Moon and the card of the magician are the rulers of this number.

People born in August are perseverant, romantic and mysterious. The careers appropriate for these natives include builder, florist, broker and designer. 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. August as a month of the year is governed by the number 8 according to astrology meanings. This is the number of analysis, introspection and judgment. Those born this month are conceited, lively and devoted.

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