Leo is the name of an astrological sign in the Zodiac. Its symbol is the lion.


  • Dates: July 24 - Aug 23
  • Element: Fire
  • Ruling Planet: Sun
  • Nature: Fixed
  • Gemstone: Ruby
  • Incense: Frankincense
  • Deity: Jupiter
  • Tarot Card: VIII. Strength
  • Key Word: I Will
  • Physical Body: The heart and the spine

Personality Traits[]

Leo is the fifth astrological sign of the Zodiac, originating from the constellation of Leo. In astrology, Leo is considered to be a "masculine", positive (extrovert) sign. It is also considered a fire sign and is one of four fixed signs. Leo is ruled by the Sun. Being the fifth sign of the zodiac, Leo has been associated with the astrological fifth house.

Individuals born when the Sun was in this sign are considered Leo individuals. The Sun is in Leo roughly from July 23 to August 23. Under the sidereal zodiac, it is currently there roughly from August 16 to September 15. The Sanskrit name of Leo in Hindu astrology is Singha.

Leo's can be loyal, Generous and warmhearted, Creative and enthusiastic, Broad-minded and expansive, Faithful and loving, headstrong and great leaders. Leo's can be stubborn when fighting, leo's arent always the first one's to admit to being wrong and apologizing. Leo's down-sides are they can be Pompous and patronizing, Bossy and interfering, Dogmatic and intolerant.

Famous Leos[]

  • Lucille Ball
  • Tony Bennett
  • Napoleon Bonaparte
  • Ray Bradbury
  • Fidel Castro
  • Coco Chanel
  • Julia Child
  • Robert De Niro
  • Amelia Earhart
  • George Hamilton
  • Alfred Hitchcock
  • Dustin Hoffman
  • Aldous Huxley
  • Mick Jagger
  • Peter Jennings
  • Carl Jung
  • Madonna
  • Herman Melville
  • Benito Mussolini
  • Annie Oakley
  • Carroll O'Connor
  • Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
  • Dorothy Parker
  • Maxfield Parrish
  • Roman Polanski
  • Robert Redford
  • Yves Saint Laurent
  • George Bernard Shaw
  • Percy Bysshe Shelley
  • Alfred, Lord Tennyson
  • Andy Warhol
  • Mae West
  • Shelley Winters
  • Orville Wright

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Signs of the Zodiac
Aries - Taurus - Gemini - Cancer - Leo - Virgo
Libra - Scorpio - Sagittarius - Capricorn - Aquarius - Pisces

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