Leo born on August 9

Planet: The Sun

As born on August 9 you are an enthusiastic person with strong opinions and a love of storytelling.

You travel a great deal and prefer going on adventurous expeditions to regular holidays.

You are never still for a minute and are always seeking new and wonderful experiences.

Your aim is to lead a life of mythical proportions – one that people remember.

You take huge risks and love to gamble.

You enjoy living on the edge and you are very exciting to be around – you could have an excellent career teaching dangerous sports.

In relationships your demands and excessive energy constantly test the patience of your partner.

You can’t bear to be ordinary which makes you a challenging person to live with.

You need to learn to reflect.

Tuning into your body with yoga would be hugely relaxing.