December 19 Zodiac Birthday Signs – Sociable and versatile, you are a sensitive Sagittarian with powerful feelings and creative talents. Although multitalented, with dramatic self-expression, intellectually you are apt to be practical and have an exceptional sense of structure. When your dynamic emotions are channeled productively, you can ensure a successful outcome, but you may have to overcome a tendency to be dissatisfied or impatient when events happen too slowly or not according to plan. Since you want to achieve much, you may need to learn that only through hard work and perseverance can you really accomplish and succeed in life.
The subinfluence of your decanate ruler, Leo, adds to your self-confidence. With the spirit of hope and optimism, you can expand your horizons. As a proud person with a resolute and determined nature, you prefer to lead rather than be in subordinate positions.
Although rational and intelligent, you have a broad emotional range, suggesting that you base your judgment on how you feel. When interested in something or someone, you involve yourself wholeheartedly; otherwise you can become bored and lose interest. Your strong sense of duty implies that, being loyal and faithful, you are willing to work hard, be dedicated, or make real sacrifices. At times this sense of duty dominates the inclinations of your heart, and you may then become frustrated or temperamental or succumb to emotional restlessness.
Between the ages of three and thirty-two, as your progressed Sun moves through (Capricorn, you focus on practical issues and a need for order and structure in your life. A turning point occurs at the age of thirty-three, when your progressed Sun moves into Aquarius. This highlights a growing desire for more personal freedom, group awareness, and progressive humanitarian ideas. You may want independence or feel more experimental. Another turning point occurs at age sixty-six, when your progressed Sun moves into Pisces. This is likely to make you more receptive, emotionally sensitive, sympathetic, and imaginative. This is a time when artistic, creative, or spiritual talents are accentuated.
DEGREE: 26°30’-27°30’ SAGITTARIUS
Star’s name: Etamin
Degree position: 26°55’-27°57’ Sagittarius between the years 1930 and 2000
Orb: 1 °40’
Constellation: Gamma Draconis
Applicable days: December 19, 20, 21
Star qualities: Mars/Moon
Description: a red giant binary star located in the Dragon’s eye
Your Secret Self
Friendly and intelligent, you like to communicate your ideas and share your knowledge. With the ability to think universally, you can be humanitarian, broad-minded, and detached, preferring to be direct and honest in your approach. Kindhearted and generous to the ones you love, you may nevertheless have to overcome a tendency to think negatively or guard against being critical or opinionated. Through working with positive thinking, you can develop the mental discipline needed to overcome obstacles and achieve success.
Aligned to success, you can be ambitious and hardworking. Being directed toward achievement, you need strong aims and objectives, and you work better when driven by an inner vision of what you want to accomplish. This keeps your wonderful imagination clearly focused and helps you avoid emotional discontent.
PRIMARY STAR’S INFLUENCE
Etamin bestows a keen mentality, enthusiasm, individuality, and a pioneering spirit. Often you are self-assured but at times overconfident, which results in hasty actions that lead to loss of position.
Linked to your Sun’s degree, this star encourages you to pursue a career in higher education, writing, publishing, or the legal profession. Usually Etamin imparts an assertive and determined nature with an interest in unusual subjects, ideas, and issues.
• Positive: willpower, fighting spirit, ambition, sincerity
• Negative: impulsive actions, quarrels, irritability, moodiness
See Appendix for additional fixed star readings.
Work & Vocation
The combination of your optimistic attitude and sensitive leadership can ensure your success in people-related activities. Intelligent and thoughtful, you may wish to share your knowledge with others through teaching or writing. Being creative and talented, you can excel in music and artistic pursuits; you also have the ability to mix business and pleasure and commercialize art. Equally, your excellent sense of the dramatic may serve you well in acting or the world of entertainment. Preferring to be in control, you do not usually like to be in deferential positions and may be at your best when working selflessly for a cause or an ideal. Your sense of vision may also draw you to the media world, advertising, or publishing. Alternatively, the compassionate side of your nature may find expression in the healing professions, caring for others, or public service.
Famous people who share your birthday include singer Edith Piaf, actor Ralph Richardson, actress Cicely Tyson, producer David Susskind, singer/musician Maurice White, writer Jean Genet, and anthropologist Richard Leakey.
Ambitious and humanitarian are some of the ways others would describe people with the number 19 birthday. Decisive and resourceful, you possess depth of vision, but the dreamer side of your nature is compassionate, idealistic, and creative. Although you are sensitive, the need to be someone may be the very thing that pushes you to be dramatic and claim center stage. Often there is a strong desire to establish an individual identity. To do so, you may first need to overcome the influence of peer group pressure. To others, you may appear confident, resilient, and resourceful, but inner tensions may cause emotional ups and downs. Artistic and charismatic, you will find that the world is there for you to explore. The subinfluence of the number 12 month indicates that you are visionary and honorable, with powerful emotions. Your practical skills and commanding personality imply that usually you like to take charge of situations and need the freedom to express yourself without restrictions. By learning to stay positive or adopting a philosophical perspective, you can overcome challenges or a tendency to become frustrated when facing delays or obstacles.
• Positive: dynamic, focused, creative, leader, lucky, progressive, optimistic, strong convictions, competitive, independent, gregarious
• Negative: self-centered, worry, fear of rejection, ups and downs, materialistic
YOUR SPECIAL SOMEONE
You might find longer-lasting relationships and stability with someone born on one of the following dates.
Love & friendship: Jan. 3, 8, 22, 25, 29, 30, Feb. 1, 6, 20, 23, 27, 28, Mar. 18, 21, 25, 26, 30, Apr. 16, 19, 23, 24, 28, May 14, 17, 21, 22, 26, 31, June 12, 15, 19, 20, 24, 29, July 10, 13, 18, 22, Aug. 8, 11, 15, 16, 20, 27, 29, 30, Sept. 6, 9, 13, 14, 18, 23, 27, 28, Oct. 4, 7, 11, 12, 16, 21, 25, 26, Nov. 2, 5, 9, 10, 14, 19, 23, 24, Dec. 3, 7, 8, 12, 17, 21, 22
Beneficial: Jan. 17, Feb. 15, Mar. 13, Apr. 11, May 9, 29, June 7, 27, July 5, 25, Aug. 3, 23, Sept. 1, 21, Oct. 19, 29, Nov. 17, 27, 30, Dec. 15, 25, 28
Fatal attractions. May 31, June 17, 18, 19, 20, 29, July 27, Aug. 25, 30, Sept. 23, 28, Oct. 21, 26, Nov. 19, 24, Dec. 17, 22
Challenging: Jan. 20, 23, Feb. 18, 21, Mar. 16, 19, Apr. 14, 17, May 12, 15, June 10, 13, July 8, 11, Aug. 6, 9, Sept. 4, 7, Oct. 2, 5, Nov. 2, Dec. 1
Soul mates: Jan. 4, 31, Feb. 2, 29, Mar. 27, Apr. 25, May 23, June 21, July 19, Aug. 17, Sept. 15, Oct. 13, Nov. 11, Dec. 9
Love & Relationships
Your powerful love expression usually draws you toward strong or dramatic personalities. Although you are romantic and sensitive, a need for stability and security implies that you should be careful about your choice of partners. Since emotional satisfaction can be realized if you develop your great potential, avoid indulging in worry, negative thinking, suspicion, or jealousy. Supportive and protective, you can be a devoted friend and partner. By learning to be patient and tolerant, you can overcome a tendency to become mentally frustrated when things don’t go according to plan.