Chinese New Year – Horoscopes

Rat 鼠

  • 1912: 18 Feb 1912 – 05 Feb 1913  (Water)
  • 1924: 05 Feb 1924 – 23 Jan 1925  (Wood)
  • 1936: 24 Jan 1936 – 10 Feb 1937  (Fire)
  • 1948: 10 Feb 1948 – 28 Jan 1949 (Earth)
  • 1960: 28 Jan 1960 – 14 Feb 1961  (Metal)
  • 1972: 15 Feb 1972 – 02 Feb 1973  (Water)
  • 1984: 02 Feb 1984 – 19 Feb 1985  (Wood)
  • 1996: 09 Feb 1996 – 06 Feb 1997  (Fire)
  • 2008: 07 Feb 2008 – 25 Jan 2009  (Earth)
  • 2020: 25 Jan 2020 – 11 Feb 2021 (Metal)

People born in a Rat year are likeable by all.  Rats are clever, quick thinkers, successful but content with living a quiet and peaceful life.

Rats are most compatible with: Ox, Dragon or Monkey

Lucky Colours: blue, gold and green

Lucky Numbers 2 and 3

Ox 牛

  • 1913: 06 Feb 1913 – 25 Jan 1914  (Water)
  • 1925: 24 Jan 1925 – 12 Feb 1926  (Wood)
  • 1937: 11 Feb 1937 – 30 Jan 1938 (Fire)
  • 1949: 29 Jan 1949 – 16 Feb 1950  (Earth)
  • 1961: 15 Feb 1961 –- 04 Feb 1962 (Metal)
  • 1973: 03 Feb 1973 – 22 Jan 1974  (Water)
  • 1985: 20 Feb 1985 – 08 Feb 1986  (Wood)
  • 1997: 07 Feb 1997 – 27 Jan 1998 (Fire)
  • 2009: 26 Jan 2009 – 14 Feb 2010  (Earth)
  • 2021: 12 Feb 2021 – 31 Jan 2022  (Metal)

People born in an Ox year are honest and earnest.  Oxen are hard workers in the background, intelligent and reliable and never demand praise.

Oxen are most compatible with: Ox, Snake or Rooster

Lucky Colours: blue, yellow and green

Lucky Numbers: 1 and 4

Tiger 虎

  • 1914: 08 Feb 1902 – 28 Jan 1903  (Wood)
  • 1926: 13 Feb 1926 – 01 Feb 1927  (Fire)
  • 1938: 31 Jan 1938 – 18 Feb 1939  (Earth)
  • 1950: 17 Feb 1950 – 05 Feb 1951  (Metal)
  • 1962: 05 Feb 1962 – 24 Jan 1963  (Water)
  • 1974: 23 Jan 1974 – 10 Feb 1975  (Wood)
  • 1986: 09 Feb 1986 – 28 Jan 1987  (Fire)
  • 1998: 28 Jan 1998 – 15 Feb 1999  (Earth)
  • 2010: 14 Feb 2010 – 02 Feb 2011  (Metal)
  • 2022: 01 Feb 2022 – 21 Jan 2023  (Water)

People born in a Tiger year are kind and benevolent. Tigers are courageous and active people who love a good challenge and adventure in life.

Tigers are most compatible with: Pig, Horse and Dog

Lucky Colours: green and blue

Lucky Numbers: 1, 3 and 7

Rabbit 兔

  • 1915: 14 Feb 1915 – 02 Feb 1916 (Wood)
  • 1927: 02 Feb 1927 – 22 Jan 1928  (Fire)
  • 1939: 19 Feb 1939 – 07 Feb 1940  (Earth)
  • 1951: 06 Feb 1951 – 26 Jan 1952  (Metal)
  • 1963: 25 Jan 1963 – 12 Feb 1964  (Water)
  • 1975: 11 Feb 1975 – 30 Jan 1976 (Wood)
  • 1987: 29 Jan 1987 – 16 Feb 1988  (Fire)
  • 1999: 16 Feb 1999 – 04 Feb 2000  (Earth)
  • 2011: 03 Feb 2011 – 22 Jan 2012  (Metal)
  • 2023: 22 Jan 2023 – 9 Feb 2024  (Water)

People born in a Rabbit move steadily towards their goals. Rabbits are earnest with everything they do and ask that others treat them the same way.

Rabbits are most compatible with: Dog, Pig and Goat

Lucky Colours: red, pink, purple and blue

Lucky Numbers: 3, 4 and 9

Dragon 龙

  • 1916: 03 Feb 1916 – 22 Jan 1917  (Fire)
  • 1928: 23 Jan 1928 – 09 Feb 1929  (Earth)
  • 1940: 08 Feb 1940 – 26 Jan 1941  (Metal)
  • 1952: 27 Jan 1952 – 13 Feb 1953  (Water)
  • 1964: 13 Feb 1964 – 01 Feb 1965 (Wood)
  • 1976: 31 Jan 1976 – 17 Feb 1977  (Fire)
  • 1988: 17 Feb 1988 – 05 Feb 1989  (Earth)
  • 2000: 05 Feb 2000 – 23 Jan 2001 (Metal)
  • 2012: 23 Jan 2012 – 09 Feb 2013 (Water)
  • 2024: 10 Feb 2024 – 28 Jan 2025 (Wood)

People born in the year of the Dragon have quick paced thinking. They excel at activities that most find mentally exhausting. Dragons are strong and independent figures however yearn for support and love.

Dragons are most compatible with: Rooster, Monkey and Rat

Lucky Colours: gold, silver and grey

Lucky Numbers: 1,6 and 7

Snake 蛇

  • 1917: 23 Jan 1917 – 10 Feb 1918 (Fire)
  • 1929: 10 Feb 1929 – 29 Jan 1930  (Earth)
  • 1941: 27 Jan 1941 – 14 Feb 1942 (Metal)
  • 1953: 14 Feb 1953 – 02 Feb 1954  (Water)
  • 1965: 02 Feb 1965 – 20 Jan 1966 (Wood)
  • 1977: 18 Feb 1977 – 06 Feb 1978  (Fire)
  • 1989: 06 Feb 1989 – 26 Jan 1990 (Earth)
  • 2001: 24 Jan 2001 – 11 Feb 2002  (Metal)
  • 2013: 10 Feb 2013 – 30 Jan 2014  (Water)
  • 2025: 29 Jan 2025 – 16 Feb 2026 (Wood)

People born in the year of the Snake are humorous and sophisticated. Snakes have a deep and complex mind but if they love they do so with their entire heart.

Snakes are most compatible with: Monkey, Rooster and Ox

Lucky Colours: red, yellow and black

Lucky Numbers: 2, 6 and 8

Horse 马

  • 1918: 11 Feb 1918 – 31 Jan 1919  (Earth)
  • 1930: 30 Jan 1930 – 16 Feb 1931 (Metal)
  • 1942: 15 Feb 1942 – 04 Feb 1943 (Water)
  • 1954: 03 Feb 1954 – 23 Jan 1955  (Wood)
  • 1966: 21 Jan 1966 – 04 Feb 1967  (Fire)
  • 1978: 07 Feb 1978 – 27 Jan 1979  (Earth)
  • 1990: 27 Jan 1990 – 14 Feb 1991  (Metal)
  • 2002: 12 Feb 2002 – 31 Jan 2003  (Water)
  • 2014: 31 Jan 2014 – 18 Feb 2015  (Wood)
  • 2026: 17 Feb 2026 – 05 Feb 2027 (Fire)

People born in the year of the Horse are full of energy, albeit a bit too much. Horses are free spirits who need space to be themselves.

Horses are most compatible with: Goat, Tiger and Dog

Lucky Colours: green, red and purple

Lucky Numbers: 3,4 and 9

Goat 羊

  • 1919: 01 Feb 1919 – 19 Feb 1920  (Earth)
  • 1931: 17 Feb 1931 – 05 Feb 1932  (Metal)
  • 1943: 05 Feb 1943 – 24 Jan 1944 (Water)
  • 1955: 24 Jan 1955 – 11 Feb 1956 (Wood)
  • 1967: 09 Feb 1967 – 29 Jan 1968 (Fire)
  • 1979: 28 Jan 1979 – 15 Feb 1980 (Earth)
  • 1991: 15 Feb 1991 – 03 Feb 1992  (Metal)
  • 2003: 01 Feb 2003 – 21 Jan 2004  (Water)
  • 2015: 19 Feb 2015 – 07 Feb 2016  (Wood)
  • 2027: 06 Feb 2027 – 25 Jan 2028 (Fire)

People born in the year of the Goat are able to persevere through any difficulty. Goats are loving and selfless and always thinking of others, even if it works against them as an individual.

Goats are most compatible with: Horse, Pig and Rabbit

Lucky Colours: green, red and purple

Lucky Numbers: 2, 8 and 9

Monkey 猴

  • 1920: 20 Feb 1920 – 07 Feb 1921  (Metal)
  • 1932: 06 Feb 1932 – 25 Jan 1933  (Water)
  • 1944: 25 Jan 1944 – 12 Feb 1945 (Wood)
  • 1956: 12 Feb 1956 – 30 Jan 1957  (Fire)
  • 1968: 30 Jan 1968 – 16 Feb 1969  (Earth)
  • 1980: 16 Feb 1980 – 04 Feb 1981  (Metal)
  • 1992: 04 Feb 1992 – 22 Jan 1993  (Water)
  • 2004: 22 Jan 2004 – 08 Feb 2005  (Wood)
  • 2016: 08 Feb 2016 – 27 Jan 2017  (Fire)
  • 2028: 26 Jan 2028 – 12 Feb 2029  (Earth)

The most defining trait of people born in the year of a Monkey is their intelligence. Monkeys are lighthearted pranksters who have the ability to achieve their dreams.

Monkeys are most compatible with: Snake, Rat and Dragon

Lucky Colours: white, gold and blue

Lucky Numbers: 1, 7 and 8

Rooster 鸡

  • 1921: 08 Feb 1921 – 27 Jan 1992  (Metal)
  • 1933: 26 Jan 1933 – 13 Feb 1934  (Water)
  • 1945: 13 Feb 1945 – 01 Feb 1946  (Wood)
  • 1957: 31 Jan 1957 – 17 Feb 1958 (Fire)
  • 1969: 17 Feb 1969 – 05 Feb 1970 (Earth)
  • 1981: 05 Feb 1981 – 24 Jan 1982 (Metal)
  • 1993: 23 Jan 1993 – 09 Feb 1994  (Water)
  • 2005: 09 Feb 2005 – 28 Jan 2006 (Wood)
  • 2017: 28 Jan 2017 – 15 Feb 2018 (Fire)
  • 2029: 13 Feb 2029 – 02 Feb 2030  (Earth)

People born in the year of the Rooster are straight-forward and decisive. Roosters are complex people who seem strong but deep down look for validation from loved ones.

Roosters are most compatible with: Dragon, Snake and Ox

Lucky Colours: gold, brown and yellow

Lucky Numbers: 5, 7 and 8

Dog 狗

  • 1922: 28 Jan 1922 – 15 Feb 1923  (Water)
  • 1934: 14 Feb 1934 – 03 Feb 1935 (Wood)
  • 1946: 02 Feb 1946 – 21 Jan 1947  (Fire)
  • 1958: 18 Feb 1958 – 07 Feb 1959 (Earth)
  • 1970: 06 Feb 1970 – 26 Jan 1971  (Metal)
  • 1982: 25 Jan 1982 – 12 Feb 1983  (Water)
  • 1994: 10 Feb 1994 – 30 Jan 1995  (Wood)
  • 2006: 29 Jan 2006 – 17 Feb 2007  (Fire)
  • 2018: 16 Feb 2018 – 04 Feb 2019  (Earth)
  • 2030: 03 Feb 2030 – 22 Jan 2031  (Metal)

The most defining trait of people born in the year of the Dog is their loyalty, they never abandon friend or family. This makes for Dogs being the truest friends and most reliable partners.

Dogs are most compatible with: Dragon, Ox and Goat

Lucky Colours: green, red and purple

Lucky Numbers: 3, 4 and 9

Pig 猪

  • 1923: 16 Feb 1923 – 04 Feb 1924  (Water)
  • 1935: 04 Feb 1935 – 23 Jan 1936 (Wood)
  • 1947: 22 Jan 1947 – 09 Feb 1948  (Fire)
  • 1959: 08 Feb 1959 – 27 Jan 1960 (Earth)
  • 1971: 27 Jan 1971 – 14 Feb 1972  (Metal)
  • 1983: 13 Feb 1983 – 01 Feb 1984  (Water)
  • 1995: 31 Jan 1995 – 18 Feb 1996  (Wood)
  • 2007: 18 Feb 2007 – 06 Feb 2008  (Fire)
  • 2019: 05 Feb 2019 – 24 Jan 2020  (Earth)
  • 2031: 23 Jan 2031 – 11 Feb 2032 (Metal)

People born in the year of the Pig might not stand out in a crowd but are very realistic. Pigs have a beautiful personality and are blessed with good fortune in life.

Pigs are most compatible with: Tiger, Rabbit and Goat

Lucky Colours: yellow, grey and brown

Lucky Numbers: 2, 5 and 8