Celebrities Famous Leo Celebrities

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This list of famous Leo celebrities is a cross-section of all the most notable celebrity Leo men and women and a great way to understand Leo traits. Those born between July 23 - August 22 fall under the Gemini star sign and are known for being confident, ambitious, loyal, and encouraging. Some of the most popular and hottest celebrities of all time have been born under the Leo zodiac sign.

Celebrity astrology is an interesting topic to follow. Many famous actors, musicians, and politicians have a desire to be in the spotlight and at the center of attention, which are common traits of Leos. Olympic athletes Hope Solo, Christian Laettner, and Misty May-Treanor; acclaimed actors Peter O'Toole, Helen Mirren, Edward Norton, and Lisa Kudrow; directors Christopher Nolan, Sam Mendes, and Wes Craven; musicians and singers Allison Krauss, Geddy Lee, Whitney Houston, and Thurston Moore; and comedians Maya Rudolph, Steve Martin, Kristen Wiig, and Steve Carrell are just of the most famous Leo women and men. What do they have in common? What are the top Leo qualities? These well known Leos have an independent streak but seek people to admire and appreciate them. Many Leos have a lust for life and a warm spirit that lifts the moods of those around them. Your favorite celebrity may be a Leo, and now you'll have a glimpse into this celebrity star sign.

Who are the most famous Leos from history and current pop culture? The most notable celebrity Leos whose birthdays fall under this star sign share many characteristics. This famous Leo list includes some, but certainly not all, of the most well-known Leos to ever make names for themselves.

Wondering who is compatible with Leo? Check out the list of signs compatible with Leo and find your answer. You might share some Leo traits with some of the most famous people in the world! 

Barack Obama is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 56 - Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from 2009 to 2017. The first African American to assume the ...more

Jennifer Lopez is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 48 - Jennifer Lynn Lopez (born July 24, 1969), also known as J. Lo, is an American actress, author, fashion designer, dancer, producer, and singer. She became interested in pursuing a career in the ...more

Jennifer Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 25 - Jennifer Shrader Lawrence is an American actress. Her first major role was as a lead cast member on the TBS sitcom The Bill Engvall Show. She appeared in the independent dramas The Burning Plain ...more

Daniel Radcliffe is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 28 - Daniel Jacob Radcliffe (born 23 July 1989) is an English actor who rose to prominence playing the title character in the Harry Potter film series. Radcliffe made his acting debut at age ten in ...more

Madonna is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 59 - 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 ...more

Whitney Houston is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
Dec. at 49 (1963-2012) - Whitney Elizabeth Houston was an American singer, actress, producer, and model. In 2009, Guinness World Records cited her as the most awarded female act of all time. Houston is one of pop ...more

J. K. Rowling is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 52 - Joanne "Jo" Rowling, OBE FRSL, pen names J. K. Rowling and Robert Galbraith, is a British novelist best known as the author of the Harry Potter fantasy series. The books have gained ...more

Chris Hemsworth is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 34 - Chris Hemsworth is an Australian actor. He is best known for his roles as Kim Hyde in the Australian TV series Home and Away and as Thor in the Marvel Studios superhero films Thor, The Avengers, ...more

Steve Carell is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 55 - Steven John "Steve" Carell is an American actor, comedian, director, producer and writer. After a five-year stint on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Carell found greater fame for ...more

Arnold Schwarzenegger is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 70 - Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger is an Austrian-born American actor, model, producer, director, activist, businessman, investor, writer, philanthropist, former professional bodybuilder, and ...more

Sandra Bullock is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 51 - Sandra Annette Bullock is an American actress and film producer. She is one of Hollywood's highest-paid actresses, and is the recipient of one Academy Award from two nominations, and one Golden ...more

Amelia Earhart is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
Amelia Mary Earhart was an American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. She received the U.S. Distinguished Flying Cross for ...more

Halle Berry is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 49 - Halle Maria Berry is an American actress and former fashion model. She won an Academy Award for Best Actress in 2002 for her performance in the romantic drama Monster's Ball, becoming the first ...more

Ben Affleck is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 45 - Benjamin Géza Affleck-Boldt, better known as Ben Affleck, is an American actor and filmmaker. Throughout his career, he has won two Academy Awards and three Golden Globe Awards. Affleck ...more

Mick Jagger is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 74 - Sir Michael Philip Jagger, better known as Mick Jagger, is an English singer, songwriter and one time actor, best known as the lead singer and a founder member of The Rolling Stones. Jagger's ...more

Robert De Niro is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 74 - Robert De Niro is an American actor and film producer who has starred in over 90 films. His first major film roles were in the sports drama Bang the Drum Slowly and the Martin Scorsese-directed ...more

Amy Adams is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 41 - Amy Lou Adams (born August 20, 1974) is an American actress. Known for both her comedic and dramatic performances, Adams has featured in listings of the highest-paid actresses in the world. Her ...more

Alfred Hitchcock is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
Dec. at 81 (1899-1980) - Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock, KBE was an English film director and producer. Often nicknamed "The Master of Suspense", he pioneered many techniques in the suspense and psychological ...more

Bill Clinton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 71 - William Jefferson "Bill" Clinton is an American politician who served as the 42nd President of the United States from 1993 to 2001. Previously, he served as Governor of Arkansas from ...more

Lynda Carter is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 66 - Lynda Carter is an American actress, songwriter, and gay rights activist known for being Miss World USA in 1972 and as the star of the TV series Wonder Woman from 1975 to 1979.

Charlize Theron is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 42 - Charlize Theron (born 7 August 1975) is a South African-American actress and film producer. She is the recipient of several accolades, including an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and the ...more

Roger Federer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 36 - Tennis player Roger Federer (IPA pronunciation: [ˈɹɑ.dʒər ˈfɛ.dər.ər]) (born August 8, 1981) is a Swiss tennis professional, currently ranked World No. 1. Many experts and many of his own tennis ...more

Steve Martin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 72 - Stephen Glenn "Steve" Martin is an American comedian, actor, musician, writer, and producer. Martin came to public notice as a writer for the Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour, and later ...more

Patrick Swayze is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
Dec. at 57 (1952-2009) - Patrick Wayne Swayze was an American actor, dancer, and singer-songwriter. Having gained fame with appearances in films during the 1980s, Swayze became popular for playing tough guys and ...more

Hulk Hogan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 64 - Terry Gene Bollea, better known by his ring name Hulk Hogan, is an American professional wrestler, actor, television personality, entrepreneur, and musician currently signed with WWE. Hogan ...more

Wesley Snipes is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 55 - Wesley Trent Snipes is an American actor, film producer, and martial artist. He is best known for his role as the Marvel Comics character Blade in the Blade film trilogy. He formed a production ...more

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
Dec. at 65 (1929-1994) - Jacqueline Lee "Jackie" Kennedy Onassis was the wife of the 35th President of the United States, John F. Kennedy, and First Lady of the United States during his presidency. Five years ...more

Dustin Hoffman is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 78 - Dustin Lee Hoffman is an American actor with a career in film, television, and theatre since 1960. He has been known for his versatile portrayals of antiheroes and vulnerable characters. He ...more

Jim Davis is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 72 - James Robert "Jim" Davis is an American cartoonist, best known as the creator of the comic strips Garfield and U.S. Acres, the former of which has been published since 1978 and has ...more

Edward Norton is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 46 - Edward Harrison Norton is an American actor, screenwriter, director, producer and activist. He has been nominated for three Academy Awards for his work in the films Primal Fear, American History ...more

Christopher Nolan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 47 - Christopher Jonathan James Nolan is a British American film director, screenwriter, and producer. He has created several of the most critically and commercially successful films of the early ...more

Kate Beckinsale is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 44 - Kathrin Romary "Kate" Beckinsale is an English actress. After some minor television roles, she made her film debut in Much Ado About Nothing while still a student at Oxford University. ...more

Sean Penn is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 55 - Sean Justin Penn is an American actor, film director and politician. He has won two Academy Awards, for his roles in the mystery drama Mystic River and the biopic Milk. Penn began his acting ...more

Robert Redford is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 80 - Charles Robert Redford Jr., better known as Robert Redford, is an American actor, film director, producer, businessman, environmentalist, philanthropist, and a founder of the Sundance Film ...more

Kevin Spacey is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 58 - Kevin Spacey Fowler, better known as Kevin Spacey, is an American actor, film director, writer, producer, and comedian. He began his career as a stage actor during the 1980s, before being cast ...more

Anna Paquin is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 35 - Anna Helene Paquin is a Canadian-born New Zealand actress. Her first film was The Piano, for which she won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in March 1994 at the age of 11, making ...more

James Cameron is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 63 - James Francis Cameron is a Canadian filmmaker, inventor, engineer, philanthropist, and deep-sea explorer who has directed the two biggest box office films of all time. He first found major ...more

Hilary Swank is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 43 - Hilary Ann Swank is an American actress and producer. She has won two Academy Awards for Best Actress and has received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2007. Swank made her film debut in ...more

David Duchovny is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 57 - David William Duchovny is an American actor, writer, and director. He is best known for playing FBI Agent Fox Mulder on the science fiction horror drama series The X-Files and the alcoholic and ...more

Isaac Hayes is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
Dec. at 66 (1942-2008) - Isaac Lee Hayes, Jr. was an American singer-songwriter, actor, and producer. Hayes was one of the creative forces behind the southern soul music label Stax Records, where he served both as an ...more

Julia Child is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
Dec. at 92 (1912-2004) - Julia Carolyn Child was an American chef, author, and television personality. She is recognized for bringing French cuisine to the American public with her debut cookbook, Mastering the Art of ...more

Stanley Kubrick is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
Dec. at 71 (1928-1999) - Stanley Kubrick was an American film director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer, and editor who did much of his work in the United Kingdom. Part of the New Hollywood film-making wave, he ...more

Sam Worthington is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 41 - Samuel Henry John "Sam" Worthington is an English-born Australian actor, best known for the portrayals of Jake Sully in Avatar, Marcus Wright in Terminator Salvation, Perseus in Clash ...more

Debra Messing is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 49 - Debra Lynn Messing is an American actress. She is known for her television roles in Will & Grace, The Starter Wife, Smash and The Mysteries of Laura. Following her graduation from New York ...more

Jerry Garcia is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
Dec. at 53 (1942-1995) - Jerome John "Jerry" Garcia was an American musician who was best known for his lead guitar work, singing and songwriting, which came to prominence during the counterculture era. Though ...more

Soulja Boy is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 27 - DeAndre Cortez Way, better known by his stage name Soulja Boy Tell 'Em, or simply Soulja Boy, is an American rapper, record producer, actor, and entrepreneur. In September 2007, his single ...more

Carl Jung is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
Dec. at 86 (1875-1961) - Carl Gustav Jung, often referred to as C. G. Jung, was a Swiss psychiatrist and psychotherapist who founded analytical psychology. His work has been influential not only in psychiatry but also ...more

Ray Bradbury is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
Dec. at 92 (1920-2012) - Ray Douglas Bradbury was an American fantasy, science fiction, horror and mystery fiction author. Best known for his dystopian novel Fahrenheit 451 and for the science fiction and horror stories ...more

Fernando Alonso is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 36 - Fernando Alonso Díaz is a Spanish Formula One racing driver and a double World Champion who is currently racing for McLaren-Honda. Alonso started in karting from the age of 3. He won ...more

Pete Sampras is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Leo Celebrities
age 47 - Pete Sampras is a retired American tennis player and former World No. 1. During his 14-year tour career, he won 14 Grand Slam singles titles, becoming the first player to break Roy Emerson's ...more