September 16 Zodiac Birthday Signs – The influence of your birthday indicates that you can be smart and independent, yet friendly and sensitive. Intuitive and practically aware, you have an insight into people and situations. An ability to excel in all kinds of cerebral activities gives you the edge over others, but you still need the necessary self-discipline to fulfill your ambitious dreams.
With the added influence of your decanate ruler, Taurus, you possess charm and enjoy the good things in life. Love and affection are likely to be especially important to you. With creative communication skills, you are likely to have a pleasant voice and articulate speech. Venus’s influence can also bestow a natural business sense that can lead you to good investments and attract money. Being able to handle all the details can help you both theoretically and practically.
You also possess a powerful desire for knowledge that will stay with you throughout life. This may inspire you to develop your wonderful intellectual potential through special training or education. You may, however, have to guard against becoming involved in mental power games with others.
Being a sensible visionary, you possess drive and imagination. These combine well when you are inspired and fighting for your ideals, and can endow you with the potential for tremendous success. A dislike of harshness implies that you need a positive environment, as you are very affected by disharmony around you. You can be a dreamer, so you need to channel your thoughts into creative outlets, but you may have to guard against believing the fantasy rather than the reality.
Your progressed Sun moves into Libra around the time you reach the age of six. Until the age of thirty-six, you may find that your relationships play an important part in your life, and you may want to be popular and appreciated. From the age of thirty-six onward your power is enhanced when the progressed Sun moves into Scorpio for thirty years, making you more self- reliant and in control. When your progressed Sun moves into Sagittarius as you reach the age of sixty-six, you become more optimistic and philosophical and may decide you want to expand your mind through travel or education.
Your Secret Self
Motivated by a deep and strong desire to empower yourself, you are always interested in self- improvement. It is necessary to build strength of character in order to avoid tendencies toward manipulation or escapism as the easy way out of difficult situations. Developing the highly sensitive and intuitive side to your nature can help you in your dealings with others and may even encourage an interest in mysticism or spirituality.
Attracted to intelligent and interesting people, you need positive role models to inspire you. With your capacity to excel in all kinds of intellectually challenging pursuits, you will work very hard when really interested in something. You may be happiest when passing on your inspiration or special insight to others.
DEGREE: 22°45’-23°45’ VIRGO
Star’s name: Denebola
Degree position: 20°38’-21 °31’ Virgo
between the years 1930 and
Orb: 2° 10’
Constellation: Beta Leo
Applicable days: September 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
Star qualities: varied influences:
Saturn/Venus/Mercury and Mars
Descripton: a blue star located in the Lion’s tail
PRIMARY STAR’S INFLUENCE
Denebola bestows good judgment, daring, courage, and a noble, generous nature. This star’s influence can bring about exciting events and opportunities for advancement. You usually have a natural talent for clear thinking and good values, accompanied by swift action. This star also indicates that you will be responsible and active on behalf of others. Denebola, however, also carries a reminder that benefits may not necessarily be long-lasting, and warns against tendencies to get angry or anxious, which can spoil relationships.
Linked to your Sun’s degree, this star imparts ingenuity and determination to acquire special skills. Rewards and honor through work are also indicated, and you may become a renowned specialist in your chosen field. Often gains and success come from work in the community and fulfilling public duties. Denebola may also impart restlessness and warns against hasty decisions that you might later regret.
• Positive: self-control, generous, inventive, responsible, honorable
•Negative: rashness, lack of responsibility, impatience
See Appendix for additional fixed star readings.
Work & Vocation
A practical aptitude together with an organizational flair suggests that you can always achieve success in business. Alternatively, your keen analytical acumen may prefer an outlet through science, mathematics, or working with computers. Since you possess communication skills and social awareness, you may be drawn toward a career in education or law but are also likely to achieve in people-related occupations. Your special insight into psychology, diet, or natural healing ability may draw you toward the medical or alternative health professions. However, with your drive and ideas, you may wish to pass your knowledge on to others through more creative occupations such as acting or writing. You may also become involved with charitable organizations or work for worthwhile causes.
Famous people who share your birthday include blues musician ?. B. King, actress Lauren Bacall, illusionist David Copperfield, comedienne Susan Ruttner, actor Peter Falk, biologist Albert Szent-Gyorgyi, yachtsman Dennis Connor, psychologist Karen Horney, and baseball player Orel Herschiser.
A number 16 birthday suggests that you are ambitious, yet sensitive. Usually outgoing and sociable, you are friendly and thoughtful. You often judge life according to how you feel and have good insight and a caring nature. As a number 16 individual, you may be interested in world affairs and may join international corporations. The creative ones among you have a talent for writing with sudden flashes of inspiration. With a number 16 birthday, you may need to learn how to balance between being overconfident and doubtful and insecure. The subinfluence of the number 9 month indicates that you are observant and cautious. Since you are influenced by your feelings, you are likely to be receptive or impressionable, with strong instincts. The need to explore and grow through experience suggests that you may travel and be adventurous.
• Positive: responsible, integrity, intuitive, social, cooperative, insightful
• Negative: worry, never satisfied, irresponsible, self-promoting, opinionated, skeptical, fussy, irritable, selfish, unsympathetic
Love & Relationships
Often idealistic and caring, you can be a loyal friend and a responsible partner. Finding someone with whom you can share the same ideas and feelings is a prerequisite in your relationships. Your social and emotional relationships are likely to succeed with those who can inspire you and build up your confidence. Inquisitive, you like to find out what inspires or motivates others. When in love, you are warm, kind, and considerate.
YOUR SPECIAL SOMEONE
To find long-lasting happiness, security, and a harmonious environment, you might begin by looking for someone born on one of the following days.
Love & friendship: Jan. 3, 10, 13, 20, 21, 30, Feb. 1, 8, 11, 18, 28, Mar. 6, 9, 16, 26, Apr. 4, 7, 14, 24, May 2, 5, 12, 22, June 3, 10, 20, July 1, 8, 18, Aug. 6, 16, 30, Sept. 4, 14, 28, 30, Oct. 2, 12, 26, 28, 30, Nov. 10, 24, 26, 28, Dec. 8, 22, 24, 26
Beneficial: Jan. 12, 16, 17, 28, Feb. 10, 14, 15, 26, Mar. 8, 12, 13, 24, Apr. 6, 10, 11, 22, May 4, 8, 9, 20, 29, June 2, 6, 7, 18, 27, July 4, 5, 16, 25, Aug. 2, 3, 14, 23, Sept. 1, 12, 21, Oct. 10, 19, Nov. 8, 17, Dec. 6, 15
Fatal attractions: Mar. 12, 13, 14, 15, 31, Apr. 29, May 27, June 25, July 23, Aug. 21, Sept. 19, Oct. 17, Nov. 15, Dec. 17
Challenging: Jan. 6, 18, 22, 27, Feb. 4, 16, 20, 25, Mar. 2, 14, 18, 23, Apr. 12, 16, 21, May 10, 14, 19, June 8, 12, 17, July 6, 10, 15, Aug. 4, 8, 13, Sept. 2, 6, 11, Oct. 4, 9, Nov. 2, 7, Dec. 5
Soul mates: Mar. 28, Apr. 26, May 24, June 22, July 20, Aug. 18, Sept. 16, Oct. 14, Nov. 12, Dec. 10