January 20 Zodiac Birthday Signs – Your birthday shows you to be a persuasive and charming individual, practical and hardworking, yet sensitive. Born on the cusp, you also possess an Aquarian interest in people and show a keen understanding of relationships. Skill in working cooperatively with others can help you in your overall success. Your pragmatic approach to life suggests that you possess a strong sense of loyalty and are capable of endurance. The challenge you may be facing, however, is to keep the balance between your desire to fulfill your obligations and your need for freedom, spontaneity, and pleasure.
With the subinfluence of your decanate ruler, Virgo, you are a methodical and careful worker who pays attention to detail. Although you retain a certain shyness or reserve, you have good communication skills and can go straight to the heart of a matter. With a touch of the perfectionist and critical skills, you want to do a job properly and can make precise and accurate observations. A sense of duty and control can make you dependable and skilled, but tightly controlled emotions can also lead to your becoming too serious, rigid, or stubborn.
With a love of beauty and a good sense of form, you may wish to develop your creative gifts through art, music, or writing. Your home is liable to be warm and attractive, as you possess good taste and enjoy luxury. Although money is important, you are willing to work hard to acquire it and need the security of long-term plans.
Until you reach the age of thirty your progressed Sun is in Aquarius, highlighting your individuality, desire for freedom, and group awareness. It may be necessary for you to express your independence, and friends may be especially important to you. At age thirty-one, as your progressed Sun moves into Pisces, there is a turning point that heightens your sense of vision and emphasizes the importance of needing to feel more in touch with your emotions. Another change at age sixty-one, when your progressed Sun moves into Aries, accents a desire for self-assertion, more action, and new beginnings. This may inspire you to take more leadership roles.
SUN: CAPRICORN/AQUARIUS CUSP
DEGREE: 28° CAPRICORN-
Star’s name: Attain also called AI Tair or the Eagle
Degree position: Aquarius 0°47’-1°43’ between the years 1930 and 2000
Constellation: Alpha Aquila
Applicable days: January 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
Star qualities: Mars/Jupiter; Uranus, Mercury
Description: a white and yellow star in the neck of the Eagle
PRIMARY STAR’S INFLUENCE
Altair bestows strong desires, confidence, ambition, and a liberal attitude, yet an unyielding nature as well. This star indicates that although you can be radical and rebellious or sometimes cause trouble by throwing a monkey wrench in the works, your originality, eccentricity, and ingenious ideas often compensate for your misbehavior Altair also bestows sudden bursts of wealth or success through new inventions but warns that fluctuating circumstances can frequently endanger positions of authority.
Linked to your Sun’s degree, this star imparts originality, popularity, and adventurous tendencies. Altair also urges you to seek knowledge and reveals a talent for writing and education. Often ambitious and daring, you seek a change of fortune and may enjoy unexpected gains or other benefits. Group-oriented, you can make friends and influence people.
• Positive: original, inventive, individual, humanitarian, creative
• Negative: rebellious, antagonistic, unpredictable
Your Secret Self
Your tough front often conceals your extreme inner sensitivity. Love and relationships are especially important to you, and you often have a desire to make other people happy. This can be expressed as a humanitarian caring or compassion for the feelings of others. At times, however, you may feel frustration and disappointment because you cannot relax and let go. You may have experienced instances of conditional love earlier in your life, where you have had to meet another’s expectations before you received the love and affection you needed. It is important, therefore, that in your desire to love and be loved you do not compromise too much of your true self or overcompensate by withdrawing and becoming cold or melancholic as a protection mechanism.
In your desire for peace and harmony, you are usually willing to work hard to deal with the obstacles in your path. Through this you come to realize the significance of valuing yourself and trusting your feelings.
Work & Vocation
Sociable and good at combining business and pleasure, you often accomplish more by working with other people. Usually you use your communication and diplomatic skill to persuade others to your way of thinking. Imaginative, entertaining, and original, you like to use your humor and charm when doing business with others. Often astute and caring, you can accomplish in the medical world and the healing professions. A firm approach to health and good business sense imply that you can also work as a teacher, counselor, and advisor. Alternatively, as a multitalented individual with a need to be creative, you can put pen to paper and write or paint as well as compose music or make films.
Famous people who share your birthday include film directors David Lynch and Federico Fellin1, actress Patricia Neal, and actor George Burns.
Having a number 20 birthday, you are intuitive, adaptable, and understanding. Usually you benefit from cooperative activities where you can interact, share experiences, or learn from others. Often charming and gracious, you develop diplomatic skills and can move in different social circles with ease. You may, however, need to overcome a tendency to be hurt easily by the actions and criticism of others. Avoid an inclination to martyr yourself or to be mistrusting or self-seeking. The subinfluence of the number 1 month indicates that you are ambitious and determined, with a forceful character. Individual, innovative, and creative, you are courageous and have plenty of energy when you are inspired. Although friendly and charming, you may also need to learn that the world does not revolve around you. In relationships, you may need to balance your own wishes with the needs and desires of others. Nevertheless, when you learn to trust your inner feelings and have faith in your abilities, you can succeed by commercializing your artistic talents.
• Positive: good partnerships, gentle, tactful, receptive, intuitive, considerate, harmonious, agreeable, amiable, ambassador of goodwill
• Negative: suspicious, lack of confidence, timid, oversensitive, selfish, crafty
Love & Relationships
Your natural charm and sociability indicate that you have a large circle of friends with whom you are generous and giving. Idealistic and romantic, you have a strong need for love, which suggests that the demonstration of affection can be very important to you. With your stoic strength, you can be a loyal and faithful friend and very protective of your family members. This means you are often willing to make sacrifices for those you love, but you may need to be careful not to play the martyr. Some people of this birthdate find close relationships with those of a different age group.
YOUR SPECIAL SOMEONE
You might find stability in relationships by looking for someone born on the following dates.
Love & friendship: Jan. 4, 8, 9, 13, 18, 19, 23, Feb. 2, 6, 16, 17, 21, Man 4, 14, 15, 19, 28, 30, Apr. 2, 12, 13, 17, 26, 28, 30, May 1, 5, 10, 11, 15, 24, 26, 28, June 8, 9, 13, 22, 24, 26, July 6, 7, 11, 20, 22, 24, 30, Aug. 4, 5, 9, 18, 20, 22, 28, Sept. 2, 3, 7, 16, 18, 20, 26, Oct. 1, 5, 14, 16, 18, 24, Nov. 3, 12, 14, 16, 22, Dec. 1, 10, 12, 14, 20
Beneficial: Jan. 5, 16, 27, Feb. 3, 14, 25, Mar. 1, 12, 23, Apr. 10, 21, 29, May 8, 19, June 6, 17, July 4, 15, Aug. 2, 13, Sept. 11, 19, Oct. 9, 30, Nov. 7, 28, Dec. 5, 26, 30
Fatal attractions: Jan. 17, Feb. 15, Mar. 13, Apr. 11, May 9, June 7, July 5, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, Aug. 3, Sept. I
Challenging: Jan. 1, 10, 15, Feb. 8, 13, Mar. 6, 11, Apr. 4, 9, May 2, 7, June 5, July 3, 29, Aug. 1, 27, Sept. 25, Oct. 23, Nov. 21, Dec. 19, 29
Soul mates: Aug. 30, Sept. 28, Oct. 26, Nov. 24, Dec. 22