August 9 Birthday Astrology

The astrological symbol for Leo, the fifth sign of the year, is the lion. Numerology Sign/Flickr (CC By 2.0)

These strong-minded Leos, born on August 9, have the grit and ability to come back from difficult circumstances. They have a basic need to be challenged because it helps them to prove themselves on all levels of existence. They have great personal dignity and carry themselves in a royal fashion.

Friends and Lovers


August 9 natives are extremely proud individuals who can seem vain, though their friends understand it's just a pose. In romance, they have high ideals. When they are happily mated and in love, they're complete in mind, body, and spirit.

Children and Family

These individuals are model family members. They respect their parents and have deep affection for their siblings. They aspire to parenthood with great enthusiasm and commitment. They adore children and are likely to indulge them, so it may be up to their spouse to promote discipline and self-denial.


August 9 natives have a high level of energy and are usually committed to some form of regular exercise. Their regimen is likely to include competitive sports. They are careful about what they eat.

Career and Finances

These individuals have boundless ambition and immeasurable integrity. They have exceptional management skills and easily motivate others. They work hard to create a secure financial life for themselves and their families.

Dreams and Goals

Getting to the top of their profession while managing to retain their honesty and integrity is the dream of August 9 natives. They understand how difficult it is to balance personal and professional responsibilities. They know that at times sacrifices must be made.



Jill M. Phillips is the author of hundreds of articles on astrology as well as dozens of books. She has regularly written forecast columns for Astrology: Your Daily Horoscope.