Leo is the fifth astrological sign of the zodiac, originating from the constellation of Leo. It comes after Cancer and before Virgo . Under the tropical zodiac, the Sun transits this area on average between July 23 and August 22. Leo is a fixed fire sign and masculine in nature. Those born under the Leo zodiac have a strong sense of nobility running through their blood, i.e. they are regal creatures. They appreciate loyalty, are generous and love a comfortable life. They are always willing to help out a loved one in need and they will go to great lengths to make sure that those they care about most are happy. Hence, we are enlisting top 15 most famous Leo celebrities in the world.
1 . BARRACK OBAMA ( DOB : 4 August 1961 ) Zodiac Sign : LEO
Barack Hussein Obama is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from 2009 to 2017. He is the first African American to have served as president, as well as the first born outside the contiguous United States. He previously served in the U.S. Senate representing Illinois from 2005 to 2008, and in the Illinois State Senate from 1997 to 2004.
2 . BILL CLINTON ( DOB : 19 August 1946 ) Zodiac Sign : LEO
William Jefferson Clinton is an American politician who served as the 42nd President of the United States from 1993 to 2001. Prior to the Presidency he was the 40th Governor of Arkansas from 1979 to 1981 and the state’s 42nd Governor from 1983 to 1992. Before that, he served as Arkansas Attorney General from 1977 to 1979. A member of the Democratic Party, Clinton was ideogically a New Democrat, and many of his policies reflected a centrist “Third Way” political philosophy.
3. MADONNA ( DOB : 16 August 1958 ) Zodiac Sign : LEO
Madonna Louise Ciccone is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman. She achieved popularity by pushing the boundaries of lyrical content in mainstream popular music and imagery in her music videos, which became a fixture on MTV. Madonna is known for reinventing both her music and image, and for maintaining her autonomy within the recording industry. Music critics have acclaimed her musical productions, which have generated some controversy. Referred to as the “Queen of Pop“, Madonna is often cited as an influence by other artists.
4 . AZIM PREMJI ( DOB : 24 July 1945 ) Zodiac Sign : LEO
Azim Hashim Premji is an Indian business tycoon, investor, and philanthropist. who is the chairman of Wipro Limited. He is informally known as the Czar of the Indian IT Industry. He was responsible for guiding Wipro through four decades of diversification and growth to finally emerge as one of the global leaders in the software industry. In 2010, he was voted among the 20 most powerful men in the world by Asia week. He has twice been listed among the 100 most influential people by TIME Magazine, once in 2004 and more recently in 2011. Premji owns 73% percent of Wipro and also owns a private equity fund, Premji Invest, which manages his $2 billion worth of personal portfolio.
5 . MELINDA GATES ( DOB : 15 August 1964 ) Zodiac Sign : LEO
Melinda Ann Gates is an American philanthropist, former Microsoft employee, and wife of Microsoft founder Bill Gates. She is co-founder of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. She worked at Microsoft, where she was project manager for Microsoft Bob, Encarta and Expedia.
6 . J.K.ROWLING ( DOB : 31 July 1965 ) Zodiac Sign : LEO
Joanne “Jo” Rowling, OBE, pen names J. K. Rowling and Robert Galbraith, is a British novelist, screenwriter and film producer best known as the author of the Harry Potter fantasy series. The books have gained worldwide attention, won multiple awards, and sold more than 400 million copies. They have become the best-selling book series in history and been the basis for a series of films over which Rowling had overall approval on the scripts and maintained creative control by serving as a producer on the final instalment.
7 . ROGER FEDERER ( DOB : 8 August 1981) Zodiac Sign : LEO
Roger Federer is a Swiss professional tennis player who is currently ranked world No. 6 by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). Many players and analysts have called him the greatest tennis player of all time. Federer turned professional in 1998 and was continuously ranked in the top 10 from October 2002 to November 2016.
8 . MEG WHITMAN ( DOB : 4 August 1956 ) Zodiac Sign : LEO
Margaret Cushing “Meg” Whitman is an American business executive and political activist and donor. Whitman is currently the President and Chief Executive Officer of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, as well as the Chairwoman of HP Inc. A native of Cold Spring Harbor, New York, Whitman is a graduate of Princeton University, New Jersey, and Harvard Business School, Massachusetts. Whitman served as an executive in The Walt Disney Company, where she was Vice President of Strategic Planning throughout the 1980s. In the 1990s, Whitman served as an executive for DreamWorks, Procter & Gamble, and Hasbro.
9 . NARAYAN MURTHY (DOB : 20 August 1946 ) Zodiac Sign : LEO
Nagavara Ramarao Narayana Murthy commonly referred to as Narayana Murthy, is an Indian IT industrialist and the co-founder of Infosys, a multinational corporation providing business consulting, technology, engineering, and outsourcing services. Murthy studied electrical engineering at the National Institute of Engineering, University of Mysore, and MTech at the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur.
10 . JENNIFER LAWRENCE ( DOB : 15 August 1990 ) Zodiac Sign : LEO
Jennifer Shrader Lawrence is an American actress. Since 2015, Lawrence has been the highest-paid actress in the world, and her films have grossed over $5 billion worldwide. She appeared in Time‘s 100 most influential people in the world in 2013 and Forbes Celebrity 100 the following year and in 2016.
11 . MILA KUNIS ( DOB : 14 August 1983 ) Zodiac Sign : LEO
Milena Markovna “Mila” Kunis is an American actress. In 1991, at the age of seven, she moved from Ukraine to Los Angeles with her family. After being enrolled in acting classes as an after-school activity, she was soon discovered by an agent. She appeared in several television series and commercials, before acquiring her first significant role prior to her 15th birthday, playing Jackie Burkhart on the television series That ’70s Show. Since 1999, she has voiced Meg Griffin on the animated series Family Guy.
12 . BEN AFFLECK ( DOB : 15 August 1972 ) Zodiac Sign : LEO
Benjamin Geza “Ben” Affleck-Boldt is an American actor and filmmaker. He began his career as a child actor, starring in the PBS educational series The Voyage of the Mimi (1984, 1988). He later appeared in the coming-of-age comedy Dazed and Confused (1993) and various Kevin Smith films including Chasing Amy (1997) and Dogma (1999). Affleck gained fame when he and childhood friend Matt Damon won the Golden Globe and Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for Good Will Hunting (1997). He then starred in high-profile films including Armageddon (1998), Shakespeare in Love (1998), Pearl Harbor (2001), Changing Lanes (2002), and The Sum of All Fears (2002). After a career downturn, during which he appeared in Daredevil and Gigli (both 2003), Affleck received a Golden Globe nomination for his performance in Hollywoodland (2006).
13 . JENNIFER LOPEZ ( DOB : 24 July 1969 ) Zodiac Sign : LEO
Jennifer Lynn Lopez also known as JLo, is an American singer, actress, dancer, fashion designer, author, and producer. Lopez gained her first high-profile job as a Fly Girl dancer on In Living Color in 1991, where she remained a regular until she decided to pursue an acting career in 1993. She received her first leading role in the Selena biopic of the same name in 1997, a portrayal that earned her a Golden Globe nomination. For her role in Out of Sight the following year, Lopez became the first Latina actress to earn over US$1 million for a film. She ventured into the music industry in 1999 with her debut studio album On the 6, preceded by the number-one single “If You Had My Love“.
14 . DANIEL RADCLIFFE ( DOB : 23 July 1989 ) Zodiac Sign : LEO
Daniel Jacob Radcliffe is an English actor best known for his role as Harry Potter in the film series of the same name. He made his acting debut at 10 years of age in BBC One’s 1999 television film David Copperfield, followed by his cinematic debut in 2001’s The Tailor of Panama. At age 11, he was cast as Harry Potter in the first Harry Potter film, and starred in the series for 10 years until the release of the eighth and final film in 2011.
15 . KAJOL ( DOB : 5 August 1974 ) Zodiac Sign : LEO
Kajol also known by her married name Kajol Devgan, is an Indian film actress, who predominantly works in Hindi cinema. Born into the Mukherjee-Samarth family, she is the daughter of actress Tanuja Samarth and late filmmaker Shomu Mukherjee. Regarded as one of India’s most successful and highest-paid actresses, Kajol is the recipient of numerous accolades, including six Film fare Awards, among twelve nominations. Along with her late aunt Nutan, she holds the record for most Best Actress wins at Filmfare, with five. In 2011, the Government of India awarded her with the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian honor of the country.