April 22 Zodiac Birthday Signs – This birthdate reveals you to be clever and sociable a confident and charming individual with many natural gifts. Leadership ability comes from being secure in what you know as well as an ability to understand different types of people. You have a quick mind that is likely to enjoy wit, debate, or repartee, and you can be an excellent critic. Usually you possess the courage to speak your mind regardless of the repercussions, and you like to be direct and honest.

With the double influence of your Taurus decanate, you are a strong sensualist who needs to give and receive affection. Appreciating color, art, and beauty, you have a strong creative flair and enjoy luxury. You may have to be careful, however, of enjoying them too much and opening yourself up to indulgence in all its many forms. Nevertheless, you are usually a good evaluator of financial matters and anything concerning material security.

You generally have big plans and an ability to view the whole, which makes you a good organizer or liaison person between different groups. You can be generous and understanding with those you love. However, you may have to guard against a tendency to become too obstinate or self-willed. You set high standards for yourself and generally believe that actions speak louder than words. By applying self-discipline, you can achieve remarkable results.

Up to the age of twenty-eight you are likely to be concerned with values, whether personal or monetary. After the age of twenty-nine, when your progressed Sun moves into Gemini, there is likely to be an emphasis on education and learning new skills. The world of communication in general may play a more important part in your life. This will continue until the end of your fifties, when your progressed Sun enters Cancer. At this point there is a shift of emphasis toward your feelings and the growing importance of emotional security, home, and family.

SUN: TAURUS
DECANATE: TAURUS/VENUS
DEGREE: 1°-2° TAURUS
MODE: FIXED
ELEMENT: EARTH

 

FIXED STARS

 

Mirach, also called Andromeda’s Girdle; Mira, also called Stella Mira; El Scheratain, also called Sharatan

PRIMARY STAR

 

Star’s name: Mirach, also called Andromeda’s Girdle
Degree position: 29° 17’ Aries to 0°24’ Taurus between the years 1930 and 2000
Magnitude: 2
Strength: ********
Orb: 2° 10’
Constellation: Beta Andromedae
Applicable days: April 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23
Star qualities: Neptune and Venus
Description: a reddish yellow star located in the side of the girdle of Andromeda

PRIMARY STAR’S INFLUENCE

 

Mirach bestows sensitivity, a dreamy and idealistic nature, and a refined sense of beauty. Frequently you have a gregarious and cheerful outlook, personal charm, a desire for happiness, and a love-of company. The positive influence that this star carries endows you with imaginative power, inspiration, and ideas based on artistic creation. Often you possess mediumistic tendencies and a love of daydreaming. Although adventurous, you can also be devoted and visionary. You have a stimulating influence on others and can make friends easily. Often you are helped in life by others.

Linked to your Sun’s degree, this star bestows a talent for composing or playing music. Your goal may be to create the real out of the ideal. This star also implies that eccentricity might be linked to a lack of self-confidence.

Positive: altruism, brilliant mind, inclination to mysticism, idealism, good taste, artistic talents, wide range of interests

Negative: secret bad habits, romantic preoccupation, excessive idealism, delusion

See Appendix for additional fixed star readings.

Your Secret Self

 

An interesting mixture of materialism and emotional sensitivity, you seek the satisfaction of personal achievement. By overcoming a tendency to let mundane considerations rule your life, you come to realize that money or status alone would not be ultimately satisfying. This often involves discarding the security of the tried and true and totally trusting your own inner faith and intuition. The hard part may be in making the right decisions and allowing yourself fully to trust the creative process. Once decisive and cleared of doubt, you are able to proceed with confidence and determination and often achieve outstanding results. The ability to express yourself will prove most valuable to release your anxieties and prevent you from becoming overly sensitive. This will also stimulate your joy in life and encourage you to be happy and creative.

Work & Vocation

 

The practical side of your nature may attract you to the financial world, where you are likely to make an excellent banker, economist, or stockbroker. Alternatively, you can become an excellent monetary advisor and accountant or negotiator and dealer. You prefer to be in some leading position, and having excellent organizational skills can guarantee success as a politician, manager, or administrator. You may also be attracted to science, or your quick way with words may lead you to education, social reform, or law. Conversely, the more creative individuals of this birthday may be drawn toward design in all forms, drama, music, and landscape gardening.

Famous people who share your birthday include actor Jack Nicholson philosopher Immanuel Kant, musicians Charlie Mingus and Yehudi Menuhin, scientist Robert Oppenheimer, and TV producer Aaron Spelling.

Numerology

 

With a number 22 birthdate, you are a practical, disciplined, and highly intuitive individual. This is a master number and can vibrate both as number 22 and as number 4. Often honest and hardworking, with natural leadership abilities, you have a charismatic personality and a deep understanding of people. Although undemonstrative, you often show a caring, protective concern for the welfare of others. However, you never lose sight of your pragmatic or realistic stand. The subinfluence of the number 4 month indicates that you must avoid taking unnecessary risks. By being patient and organized, you can become efficient and constructive. Learn to use your intuition and foresight when dealing with mundane matters. An interest in spirituality helps you to understand the laws and order of the universe and to overcome material tendencies. With determination and hard work you can accomplish much.

Positive: universality, leadership, intuition, pragmatism, practicality, manual ability, building ability, organizational skills, realism, problem-solving ability, achievement

Negative: susceptibility to get-rich-quick schemes, nervousness, inferiority complex, bossiness, materialism, lack of vision, laziness, egotism, greed

Love & Relationships

 

Mentally adventurous and enthusiastic, you enjoy variety and the company of ambitious and highly motivated people. Attractive and sociable, you usually have many opportunities for love and romance. Nevertheless, boredom may creep into your relationships if they do not move fast enough. Often you are attracted to creative individuals with whom you can share your quick wit and sense of humor. However, in your personal relationships guard against a tendency to make too many sacrifices or play the martyr.

YOUR SPECIAL SOMEONE

 

For security, mental stimulation, and love you might want to begin looking for those born among the following dates.

Love & friendship: Jan. 4, 12, 16, 25, Feb. 10, 14, 23, 24, Mar. 8, 12, 22, 31, Apr. 6, 10, 20, 29, May 4, 8, 18, 27, June 2, 6, 16, 25, 30, July 4, 14, 23, 28, Aug. 2, 12, 21, 26, 30, Sept. 10, 11, 19, 24, 28, Oct. 8, 17, 22, 26, Nov. 6, 15, 20, 24, 30, Dec. 4, 13, 18, 22, 28

Beneficial: Jan. 2, 13, 22, 24, Feb. 11, 17, 20, 22, Mar. 9, 15, 18, 20, 28, Apr. 7, 13, 16, 18, 26, May 5, 11, 16, 18, 26, June 3, 9, 12, 14, 22, July 1, 7, 10, 12, 20, Aug. 5, 8, 10, 18, Sept. 3, 6, 8, 16, Oct. 1, 4, 6, 14, Nov. 2, 4, 12, Dec. 2, 10

Fatal attractions: Jan. 25, Feb. 23, Mar. 21, Apr. 19, May 17, June 15, July 13, Aug. 11, Sept. 9, Oct. 7, 25, 26, 27, Nov. 5, Dec. 3

Challenging: Jan. 7, 23, Feb. 5, 21, Mar. 3, 19, 29, Apr. 1, 17, 27, May 15, 25, June 13, 23, July 11, 21, 31, Aug. 9, 19, 29, Sept. 7, 17, 27, 30, Nov. 3, 13, 23, 26, Dec. 1, 11, 21, 24

Soul mates: Jan. 17, Feb. 15, Mar. 13, Apr. 11, May 9, June 7, July 5, Aug. 3, Sept. 1, Nov. 30, Dec. 28