August 3 Horoscope

As a Leo born on August 3rd, you are well noted for your humorous and optimistic personality. You are energized when in a group setting and never shy away from the chance to take center stage and entertain your friends. While your whit and creativity impress your friends, they may love you the most for your positive outlook. It seems how bad things get, you always find the bright side of things. These attributes make you a highly sought after friend and companion.

Fire is your paired element and as a Leo, you are the only zodiac sign with a cardinal relationship to fire. The burning characteristics of a flame are seen in the passionate and enthusiastic way that you confront life. It seems in time when you confront challenges, your flame only strengthens, as you work tirelessly to meet your goals. Embracing the positive qualities of fire will play a key role in your successes. Be aware of fire's negative qualities, because an out of control flame will cause you to be impulsive and impatient.

The Sun is the planetary ruler of your sign, but as you were born in the second Decan, or part, of the sign, you also receive Jupiter's planetary influence. The Sun's power manifests in your willpower, creativity and individuality. Jupiter's influence is reflected in your unique optimism, idealism and generosity. Your planetary combination makes you the most optimistic of all the Leo Decans. Your love for life is unmatched and you greatly enjoy any chance to experience a new place or new people. Though tempting, take care not to lose your positive outlook, as it will be rewarded.

Your social skills and creativity will pair nicely in a variety of career settings. Careers such as writing, advertising or publishing would may be satisfying. If you are more drawn to the entertainment world, you may be well suited for acting. If you are musically inclined, look to the success of James Hetfield, who was also born on August 3rd, for encouragement. In any career, look to the determination and commitment of Tom Brady, another of our birthday twins, for inspiration.

The Sabian Symbol for your birthday is an evening lawn party for adults. Although you may wish otherwise, work and routine play the largest role in one's life. Seeing as this undoubtedly causes a long list of stresses, it is important to take time for relaxation. Even if it is outside of your comfort zone, look to a new group to escape your mundane routine.

Here are a few Leo celebrities born on August 3 and their past or present romantic connections:

Tom Brady (Leo) and Gisele Bundchen (Cancer)
Martha Stewart (Leo) and Anthony Hopkins (Capricorn)

August 3 is associated with Birthday Number 11
August 3 is associated with Tarot Card 6 of Wands