Chinese New Year Zodiac



The Chinese zodiacs comprises of 12 animals representing the rotating 12-year cycle. To which is known as the "Year of the Rabbit" or "Year of the Pig", the characteristics of a person are directly related to the animal which represents that year.

Chinese New Year Zodiac Calendar
Rat Rat 1936 1948 1960 1972 1984 1996 2008
Ox Ox 1937 1949 1961 1973 1985 1997 2009
Tiger Tiger 1938 1950 1962 1974 1986 1998 2010
Rabbit Rabbit 1939 1951 1963 1975 1987 1999 2011
Dragon Dragon 1940 1952 1964 1976 1988 2000 2012
Snake Snake 1941 1953 1965 1977 1989 2001 2013
Horse Horse 1942 1954 1966 1978 1990 2002 2014
Goat Goat 1943 1955 1967 1979 1991 2003 2015
Monkey Monkey 1944 1956 1968 1980 1992 2004 2016
Rooster Rooster 1945 1957 1969 1981 1993 2005 2017
Dog Dog 1946 1958 1970 1982 1994 2006 2018
Pig Pig 1947 1959 1971 1983 1995 2007 2019


Chinese New Year Zodiac Symbols


List of Chinese zodiac animals : :

Rooster:


Strengths:

  • The Rooster sign people are known to be practical and resourceful.

  • They are quite observant of any thing happening around them and love to remain straightforward, and honest.

  • They are perfectionists, efficient and traditional.


Weaknesses:
  • They are narrow-minded and vain.The compatible sign is the Ox or the Snake.


Rooster
Celebrities Born in the Year of the Rat

Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake, Elton John, Jennifer Aniston, Anna Kournikova, Anne Heche, Alexis Bledel, Bette Midler, Cate Blanchett, Diane Sawyer, Elijah Wood, James Marsters, Jessica Alba, Matthew McConaughey, Matt Damon, Natalie Portman

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Monkey:


Strengths:

  • The people born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of Monkey is fun loving.

  • Totally energetic, and upbeat with different moods, they lack self-control. They are active and love to please themselves before pleasing others.


Weaknesses:
  • They break hearts very easily and not good at long-term relationships at all as their morals are not that strong.

  • The compatible sign of the Money is either the Rat or the Dragon.


Monkey
Celebrities Born in the Year of the Rat

Elizabeth Taylor,Truman, Alice Walker, Michael Douglas, Owen Wilson, Daniel Craig, Mick Jagger, Julius Caesar, Bette Davis, Annie Oakley, Eleanor Roosevelt, Betsy Ross, Cuba Gooding Jr., Gisele Bundchen, Kim Cattrell, Nick Carter

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Rat :


Strengths:

  • Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rat have traits of being quick-witted, clever, delightful, intelligent and humorous.

  • An eye for good tastes, they very easily become good friends and are kind and faithful to others around them.


Weaknesses:
  • Sometimes, they may also get down being motivated by money Ė greedy and ever curious are the two characteristics that donít always help them being the cynosure of a group.

  • They readily accept challenges. The compatible signs of the Rat are either Dragon or Monkey

Rat Zodiac
Celebrities Born in the Year of the Rat

William Shakespeare, Charlotte Bronte, Truman Capote, Catherine I,George Washington, John F. Kennedy, Wolfgang Mozart, Mata Hari, Prince Harry, Prince Charles, Jude Law, Cameron Diaz, Avril Lavigne, Gwyneth Paltrow, Alyssa Milano .

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Ox :


Strengths:

  • This is another powerful Chinese Zodiac sign, with all the signs of a steadfast, goal-oriented leader.

  • Anyone born under this sign gives importance to minute details, is very hard-working, but stubborn and serious.


Weaknesses:
  • They are also an introvert and at times might feel lonely and insecure.

  • The compatible signs of the Ox are either Snake or Rooster.

ox
Celebrities Born in the Year of the Rat

Vivien Leigh, Meg Ryan, George Clooney, Neve Campbell, Napoleon Bonaparte, Adolf Hitler, Barack Obama, Richard Nixon, Vincent Van Gogh, Walt Disney, Heinz Christian Andersen, Rosa Parks, Charlie Chaplin, Tori Spelling, Zac Hanson, Jack Nicholson, Kate Beckinsale, Clark Gable

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Tiger:


Strengths:

  • The Tiger sign people are born to be authoritative and self-possessed.

  • They boast of immense leadership capabilities and are charming, determined, daring, warm-hearted


Weaknesses:
  • Highly seductive, unstable at times and intense. They are compatible with either the Horse or Dog.

Tiger
Celebrities Born in the Year of the Rat

Ludwig van Beethoven, Marco Polo, Karl Marx, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Marilyn Monroe, Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Cruise, Jim Carrey, Emmy Rossum, Jodie Foster, Alyson Hannigan, Ryan Phillippe, Mary Kate Olson, Ashley Olson, Joaquin Phoenix, Rosie O'Donnell, Whoopi Goldberg

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Rabbit:


Strengths:

  • The Chinese zodiac sign of Rabbit states that the person loves being surrounded by family and friends and peers.

  • They love to be popular among their circle and are known best for being compassionate, sincere, and avoiding conflict.


Weaknesses:
  • They also love to stay at home and get in-house entertainment.

  • The compatible sign of the Rabbit is either the Goat or Pig.


Rabbit
Celebrities Born in the Year of the Rat

Johnny Depp, Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, Drew Barrymore, Hilary Duff, Queen Victoria, Albert Einstein, Michael Jordan, David Beckham, Tiger Woods, Whitney Houston, Orlando Bloom, Zac Efron, Evan Rachel Wood, Jesse McCartney, Tobey Maguire, Lisa Kudrow

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Dragon:


Strengths:

  • Dragon is a powerful sign and those who are born under this Chinese Zodiac sign are always energetic and cordial.

  • The other traits that they are known to possess are being charismatic, lucky and egotistic.

  • They are born leaders naturally as they love to give orders to others.


Weaknesses:
  • They are a little impatient and arrogant.They are either compatible with the Monkey or the Rat.


Dragon
Celebrities Born in the Year of the Rat

Joan of Arc, Bruce Lee, Louisa May Alcott, Susan B. Anthony, Pearl Buck, Theodore Seuss Geisel, Bernard Shaw, Pat Schroeder, Sigmund Freud, Florence Nightingale, Robin Williams, John Lennon, Nicholas Cage, Mae West, Sandra Bullock, Reese Witherspoon, Russell Crowe, Keri Russell

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Snake:


Strengths:
  • Snake sign people are seductive, sociable, liberal, amiable, money oriented, have good analytical skills, apprehensive and envious. They are known to have good gut feelings and are really hard-working and intelligent.


Weaknesses:
  • They tend to overdo things. They are likely to be jealous and suspicious.

  • The compatible signs for them are either the Rooster or the Ox.


Snake
Celebrities Born in the Year of the Rat

Elizabeth I, Abraham Lincoln, Mahatma Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Jacqueline Onassis, Charles Darwin, Picasso, Clara Barton, Liz Claiborne, Fannie Farmer, Audrey Hepburn, Anne Frank, Ellen Goodman, Carole King, Shakira, Demi Moore, Elizabeth Hurley, Edward Furlong, Liv Tyler, Kim Basinger, Kristen Davis, Martha Stewart, Piper Perabo

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Horse:


Strengths:

  • People born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of Horse has the love for roaming about freely. Known to be energetic, independent, they love to get intimate.


Weaknesses:
  • They are also seductive, sharp-witted and impatient and have a good bonding with either the Dog or the Tiger.


Horse
Celebrities Born in the Year of the Rat

Aretha Franklin, Sandra Day O'Connor, Rembrandt, Teddy Roosevelt, Sir Isaac Newton, Barbara Streisand, Cindy Crawford, Cynthia Nixon, Denzel Washington, Harrison Ford, Jason Biggs, Jackie Chan, Jerry Seinfeld, John Travolta, Leonard Bernstein, Oprah Winfrey, Paul McCartney, Rembrandt, Ashton Kutcher, Emma Watson, Josh Hartnett

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Goat:


Strengths:

  • The Goat sign people love to stay alone with their thoughts. Being creative in thinking, they are known best to be wanderers, unorganized and totally insecured.


Weaknesses:
  • They need to get pampered and require loads of love, support and assurances from their near and dear ones.

  • The compatible signs are either the Pig or the Rabbit.


Goat
Celebrities Born in the Year of the Rat

Mark Twain, Thomas Alva Edison, Muhammad Ali, Rudolph Valentino, Rachel Carson, Pierre Trudeau, Barbara Walters, Orville Wright, Nicole Kidman, Julia Roberts, Amy Lee, Bruce Willis, Benicio Del Toro, Claire Danes, Jamie Lynn Spears, Matt LeBlanc

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Dog:


Strengths:

  • Chinese zodiac sign of Dog makes people loyal, faithful, and honest.

  • They are very good at telling white lies, and have very bad mood swings.


Weaknesses:
  • They are dogmatic and sensitive at the same time. Tiger or Horse are their compatible signs.


Dog
Celebrities Born in the Year of the Rat

Herbert Hoover, Golda Meir, Voltaire, Marcel Proust, George Gershwin, Jane Goodall, Socrates, Lucy Maud Montgomery, Prince William, Michael Jackson, Madonna, Mariah Carey, Jennifer Lopez, Anna Paquin, Brad Renfro, Ellen DeGeneres, Heather Graham, Jessica Biel, Kelly Clarkson, Kirsten Dunst, LeAnn Rimes, Leelee Sobieski, Queen Latifah

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Pig:

Strengths:

  • Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Pig are really well-mannered.

  • They love to be perfect with everything but are not considered to be snobs.

  • They love to help others and make very good companions. They are also intelligent, scouts for more knowledge.


Weaknesses:
  • They are hot-tempered and impulsive. They are not good at communicating with others.They are compatible with the Rabbit or Goat.


Pig
Celebrities Born in the Year of the Rat

Albert Schweitzer, Ernest Hemingwa, Stephen King, Alfred Hitchcock, Woody Allen, Arnold Schwartzenegger, Ewan McGregor, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Jenna Elfman, Julie Andrews, Lucille Ball, Luke Wilson, Mahalia Jackson, Magic Johnson, Mark Wahlberg, Nicholas Brendon, Rachel Weisz, Ronald Reagan, Agyness Deyn, Amber Tamblyn, Amy Winehouse, Carrie Underwood, Mila Kunis