All facts about Leo Zodiac Sign:

People born under the sign of Leo always attract a lot of attention: wherever they appear, they are in the limelight. They are by no means ordinary people because they have excellent taste and sincere (and mutual) love to luxury. You can dislike a Leo, but you will certainly feast your eyes on him or her. You will be surprised to learn that there is a vulnerable soul behind bright appearance.

Constellation: The main star – Regulus; the neighbouring constellations – Leo Minor, Cancer, Virgo, Lynx, Sextans, Hydra, Crater; its culmination time – midnight, the first half of March.

Meaning: The Leo is a zodiac sign that symbolizes force, bravery, royalty in combination with wisdom, nobility and sometimes – laziness.

Graphic representation (glyph): The Greek symbol – the first letter of the word “lion”. Also, it represents a human heart (two of its valves), this organ is under the influence of the sign. This glyph expresses the power of the emotional and intellectual sphere of the Leo’s element: Fire, the second fiery sign.

Question Answer
Date of birth: July 23 – August 22
The element of the Leo: Fire, the second fiery sign
The Leo ruling planet: Sun
Leo magic mascots: Star, Lion, Eagle
Leo stones Ruby, Amber
Colors: Golden, Purple, Scarlet, Orange, Black
Metal: Gold
Lucky days: Sunday
Unlucky days: Saturday
Lucky numbers and figures: 1, 5, 9, 11
The most important years of life for Leo: Those that are divisible by 11 (Leo’s life is controlled by 11-year-long cycles)
Best matches with the years of birth according to the Chinese astrology: Pig (Cat), Goat, Pig
Leo plants: Rose, Gladiolus, Peony, Chrysanthemum, Sunflower, Marigold, Citrus
Leo animals: All representatives of the cat family, Eagles, Wild horses, Snakes that live in mountains
Countries and regions of the world which are under control of this zodiac sign: Italy, Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Romania, France, Peru
Cities which are under control of this sign: Damascus, Prague, Rome.
The best climate for life: Tropical, Hot, to a lesser extent – warm
Preferable place of residence: A big city, An administrative center
Sources of the increased danger to Leo: Slander, as well as conflicts connected with Leo’s predisposition to impudent, defiant behavior
Famous Leos: Napoléon I, Thomas-Alexandre Dumas, Yves Saint Laurent, George Bernard Shaw, Henry Ford, Avicenna, Guy de Maupassant, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Coco Chanel, Madonna, Whitney Houston, Jennifer Lopez


Opposite zodiac sign:

Aquarius. People who were born under the Leo constellation aim at getting from life everything that can be taken, including pleasures, and also at controlling others. On the contrary, Aquarius represents the highest human aspirations connected with the future, their ideals are grand-scale, while they show a bigger degree of dispassionateness and coldness in personal contacts.