July 4 Zodiac Birthday Signs – Success and determination are often linked to your birthday. Reserved and sensitive, you are also tenacious and ambitious, like other Cancerians. If you find true inspiration, you are often willing to work hard and can achieve prosperity and fame.

Charisma and charm, with a youthful or childlike quality, are some of your natural attributes. Although you can be highly spirited, witty, and entertaining, a more serious side of your nature urges you to accomplish and be ambitious. This unique mixture of materialism and idealism needs a purpose in order to be productive. When you find that special something, you will quickly transform into a responsible and mature individual.

Spontaneous by nature, you have a love of freedom that endows you with enthusiasm. Adaptable, sociable, and aware of your image, you need to feel good and look well groomed, often spending your money on clothes and luxury goods. Wanting excitement, variety, and style, you need the funds that can provide you with the good life. Although you like to be independent, joint efforts and collaboration with others could yield profits and success. With a responsible attitude on your part, you often make excellent contributions to your team.

In the years leading up to age eighteen you are likely to be concerned with home, family, and security. After this point, when your progressed Sun moves into Leo, you may be drawn into public situations that require you to be strong and confident. This continues until the age of forty-eight, when there is another major change of emphasis in your life as your progressed Sun enters Virgo. This brings practical issues to prominence in your life, as you are likely to become more analytical, observant, and orderly.

SUN: CANCER
DECANATE: PLUTO
DEGREE: ll°45’-13° CANCER
MODE: CARDINAL
ELEMENT: WATER

 

FIXED STARS

 

Sirius, Canopus

PRIMARY STAR

 

Star’s name: Sirius
Degree position: 13°6’-14°2’ Cancer between the years 1930 and 2000
Magnitude: 1
Strength: **********
Orb: 2°30’
Constellation: Alpha Canis Major
Applicable days: July 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Star qualities: varied interpretations: Moon/Jupiter/Mars
Description: a brilliant white and yellow binary star; located in the mouth of the Great Dog; linked to the Egyptian god Osiris.

PRIMARY STAR’S INFLUENCE

 

Sirius bestows an optimistic, broad outlook and the ability to make loyal friends in high places. With this star’s influence, you can enjoy prosperity and success and can act as guardian or have a custodial position. Often, and without much effort, you can receive favors from superiors. Sirius may indicate honor, wealth, and fame as well as an opportunity to exercise power and leadership qualities. Sirius may also encourage rebellious or daredevil behavior, and it thus warns against the danger of pushing ahead prematurely.

Linked to your Sun’s degree, this star suggests success in business, domestic happiness, and an inclination toward the arts, astrology, philosophy, or higher learning. If honor comes too early, you might be unprepared and unable to cope with success. Frequently you present a royal demeanor, and you are successful in dealing with the public. This star also indicates that you are trustworthy and can act as custodian of other people’s property

Positive: faithfulness, important responsibilities, joy of living, love of enterprise, successful, creative activities

Negative: the urge for freedom at any cost, misuse of power and positions of trust

See Appendix for additional fixed star readings.

Your Secret Self

 

You may feel pulled between what inspires you and what will make money, and often this creates an inner tension. Although you may be creative and skillful, without effort and determination your talents may not be realized. Learning to make the right choices and decisions will be the major challenge you may have to overcome. Since you are gifted with intuition and insight, you have much to gain from listening to your inner voice.

If you recognize the need to challenge yourself mentally, you may understand the value of knowledge and education as a path to success. Since you often have many diverse interests and activities, you may need to develop your powers of discrimination and learn to focus on one particular subject.

Work & Vocation

 

For your career, any line of activity that involves people will give you the greatest fulfillment. Your personal charisma, leadership qualities, and organizational skills indicate the potential to reach the top in your chosen field. The possibility of success is particularly likely in sales, negotiation, or promotion. Equally, publishing, law, banking, or politics can be a suitable career. Any occupation that deals with items for the home, food, or caring is also a possibility. Your need for self-expression and a love for the dramatic can lure you into the art and entertainment worlds. Independence and ambition are likely to stimulate you to work for yourself.

Famous people who share your birthday include actress Gina Lollobrigida and writer Nathaniel Hawthorne.

Numerology

 

Endowed with energy, practical skills, and strong determination, you can achieve success through hard work. With a number 4 birthday, you are sensitive to form and composition and are able to create practical systems. Security-conscious, you like to build a strong foundation for yourself and your family. A pragmatic approach to life confers a good business sense and an ability to move forward and achieve material success in life. As a number 4, you are usually honest, frank, and fair. Nevertheless, you may have to learn to be more diplomatic and avoid a tendency to be stubborn or tactless. The subinfluence of the number 7 month indicates that you can be idealistic and intuitive, with inspired and original ideas. A blend of modesty and confidence often challenges you to achieve a more balanced view and overcome a tendency to be easily hurt by others’ criticism. This search for balance also implies that you consider how you feel and what you think.

Positive: self-discipline, steady, hardworking, organized, craftsmanship, good with your hands, pragmatic, trusting, exact

Negative: unstable, destructive behavior, uncommunicative, repressed, rigid, lazy, unfeeling, too economical, bossy, resentful, strict

Love & Relationships

 

Young at heart, you are friendly and sociable, with many interests. Although you have many acquaintances and can make friends easily, you are more inclined toward enterprising and successful people who are determined to succeed. You also have excellent opportunities through friends and associates, and traveling may be one of your many hobbies. Advantages through marriage and partnerships are also indicated, and if there are enough funds, you can be quite content and happy. Nevertheless, take your time in choosing your relationships carefully; otherwise you may encounter short-lived relationships.

YOUR SPECIAL SOMEONE

 

You can improve your chances of finding the right partner with someone born on one of the following days.

Love & friendship: Jan. 6, 8, 14, 23, 26, 28, Feb. 4, 10, 12, 21, 24, 26, Mar. 2, 10, 12, 19, 22, 24, Apr. 8, 14, 17, 20, 22, May 6, 15, 16, 18, 20, June 4, 13, 16, 18, July 2, 11, 14, 16, 20. Aug. 9, 12, 14, 22, Sept. 7, 10, 12, 24, Oct. 5, 8, 10, 26, Nov. 3, 6, 8, 28, Dec. 1, 4, 6, 30

Beneficial: Jan. 9, 12, Feb. 7, 10, Mar. 5, 8, Apr. 3, 6, May 1, 4, June 2, 30, July 28, Aug. 26, 30, 31, Sept. 24, 28, 29, Oct. 22, 26, 27, Nov. 20, 24, 25, Dec. 18, 22, 23, 29

Fatal attractions: Jan. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Challenging: Jan. 11, 13, 29, Feb. 9, 11, Mar. 7, 9, 30, Apr. 5, 7, 28, May 3, 5, 26, 31, June 1, 3, 24, 29, July 1, 22, 27, Aug. 20, 25, Sept. 18, 23, 30, Oct. 16, 21, 28, Nov. 14, 19, 26, Dec. 12, 17, 24

Soul mates: Jan. 12, 29, Feb. 10, 27, Mar. 8, 25, Apr. 6, 23, May 4, 21, June 2, 19, July 17, Aug. 15, Sept. 13, Oct. 11, Nov. 9, Dec. 7