The Chinese Zodiac
What Animal Are You?
Just look for The Year You Were
Born And Find Out =)
The Chinese Zodiac has twelve signs, each one named after an animal. There is a story that explains how these names were chosen. Long ago Buddha called all the animals together, but only twelve of them came, to reward them for their for their obedience Buddha said that each year in turn would be named after one of them. A person born in that year would possess some of the characteristics of the animal the year was named after. Chinese New Year takes place in January or February, so if you were born in January, before New Year's Day, consider yourself as having been born under the sign of the previous year. The sign under which you were born is believed to determine the circumstances of your life and the kind of person you are.
WHAT IS YOUR SIGN ???
Click for your birth year to find out...
THE RAT - 1900, 1912, 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996
If you were born in the year of the Rat, you are very charming and make friends easily.
You have many interests and
are very good at seeing opportunities.
You are a very shrewd
person. You have a tendency to be over-ambitious.
Most compatible with DRAGONS and MONKEYS. Least compatible with HORSES.
William Shakespeare, Truman Capote, George Washington were born under the year of RAT
THE OX - 1901, 1913, 1925, 1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997
If you were born in the year of the OX, you are a very loyal, hardworking person.
You tend to be very quiet but can be very stubborn when you choose to be.
Learn to control your temper.
Marry a SNAKE or ROOSTER. The SHEEP will bring trouble.
Aristotle, Walt Disney, and Richard Nixon were born in the year of the OX.
THE TIGER - 1902, 1914, 1926, 1938, 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998
If you were born in the year of the tiger, you are very brave.
You have a good imaginaton and think up good ideas. You are very good-looking.
You have strong leadership qualities. Think before you act.
Look to the HORSE and DOG for happiness. Beware of the MONKEY.
Isadora Duncan, Marilyn Monroe, Charles de Gaulle, Karl Marx.
They were all TIGERS who lift their mark on the world.
THE RABBIT - 1903, 1915, 1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999
If you were born in the year of the rabbit, you are a very friendly person,
you are a peacemaker and avoid arguments whenever possible.
You speak well and people enjoy talking to you.
Marry a SHEEP or a PIG. Your opposite is the ROOSTER.
Albert Einstein, Andy Warhol, Orson Welle. They were born RABBIT.
THE DRAGON - 1904, 1916, 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000
If you were born in the year of the dragon, you are a very lucky person.
You are confident and embark on any project you do with great enthusiasm.
You enjoy adventures. Beware of acting impulsively.
Marry a MONKEY or a RAT late in life. Avoid the DOG.
Florence Nightingale, Napoleon III, their sign is DRAGON.
THE SNAKE - 1905, 1917, 1929, 1941, 1953, 1965, 1977, 1977, 1989, 2001
If you were born in the year of the snake, you tend to be a
very quiet, thoughtful person. You take pride in your work
and are a very good organizer. You are a loyal friend but tend
to be possessive.
The PIG is your enemy. The ROOSTER or OX are your best signs.
Martin Luther King, John Kennedy, Greta Garbo, Jacqueline Onassis, and Mao Tse-tung.
Those beautiful women and great idealists are in the long list of famous SNAKE.
THE HORSE - 1906, 1918, 1930, 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002
If you were born in the year of the horse, you are a hard worker.
You are a good public speaker. You have a good sense of humour,
You must learn to control your temper.
Remember: Marry a TIGER or a DOG early, but never a RAT.
Leonard Bernstein and Princess Margaret was born under the sign of HORSE.
THE SHEEP - 1907, 1919, 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003
If you were born in the year of the sheep, you will tend to be artistic.
You are a generous person but tend to be a worrier.
You are very sociable and have many friends.
You are most compatible with PIGS and RABBITS but never the OX.
Michelangelo, Mussolini and Margot Fonteyn were born in the year of the SHEEP.
THE MONKEY - 1908, 1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004
If you were born in the year of the monkey, you tend to be mischievous.
You have a good sense of humour, You are very clever and have a good memory.
Avoid TIGERS. Seek a DRAGON or a RAT.
Lyndon Johnson, Mick Jagger and Elizabeth Taylor were born in the year of MONKEY.
THE ROOSTER - 1909, 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005
If you were born in the year of the rooster, you are a very good organizer.
You are very sociable and enjoy the limelight.
Remember: RABBITS are trouble. SNAKE and OXEN are fine.
Katharine Hepburn and Ethel Merman were born in the year of ROOSTER.
THE DOG - 1910, 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006
If you were born in the year of the dog, you are a very dependable
person who is loyal to friends. You stand up for what you believe
in. You can also be very stubborn.
Look to the HORSE or TIGER. Watch out for DRAGON.
THE PIG - 1911, 1923, 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007
If you were born in the year of the pig, you are a very outgoing person.
You are a hard worker. You enjoy socializing and your friends
are very important to you.
Avoid other PIGS. Marry a RABBIT or a SHEEP.
Albert Schweitzer, Woody Allen, Ronald Reagan, Alfred Hitchcock,
and Steven Spielberg were born under the sign of PIG.