January 22 Zodiac Birthday Signs – Clever and instinctive, you are an Aquarian who is active but sensitive, with a desire for change. As you dislike routine, variety or travel is likely to play a strong part in your life story, with the possibility of your working or living in a foreign country. Honest and direct, you have a shrewd business sense and visionary ability. Aware of impressions, you find it important to present a good image to others. To curb an inner restlessness, however, you need to focus and develop patience and perseverance.
With the added influence of your Sun in the decanate of Aquarius, you are friendly, outgoing, and people-oriented. You may also have a more unusual or eccentric side to your nature. With an objective and inventive mind, you can have flashes of genius and are able to quickly judge character in others. Your individual perspective can place you ahead of your time, although if carried too far, you can become contrary, rebellious, or stubborn.
As a practical idealist, you have the ability and self-discipline to work hard in order to make your dreams a reality. Sometimes you may be tempted to take the path of instant rewards rather than build for the future. To overcome any possible anxiety about changeable financial situations in your life, it is advisable to save and consider long-term investments.
Until you reach the age of twenty-eight, your progressed Sun is in Aquarius, highlighting issues of personal freedom and friendship and expressing your individuality. At the age of twenty-nine, when your progressed Sun moves into Pisces, you start to become more emotionally aware, developing a greater sense of vision and more access to your inner world. At the age of fifty-nine there is a turning point as your progressed Sun enters Aries. This influence can make you more confident, assertive, and ambitious, possibly initiating new ventures or activities.
DEGREE: 1°-2° AQUARIUS
Altair, also called Al Tair or the Eagle; Albireo
Star’s name: Altair also called Al 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. Grouporiented, you can make friends and influence people.
• Positive: original, inventive, individual, humanitarian, creative
• Negative: rebellious, antagonistic, unpredictable
See Appendix for additional fixed star readings.
Your Secret Self
A quick learner, you need outlets for your inner creativity. Through self-expression and standing by your decisions, you can learn to eliminate worry or self-doubt from your life. Versatile and adaptable, you can be highly focused when you have decided on a definite goal. Although you have a strong practical awareness, you also possess a sensitive foresight that can help you in the achievement of your grand visions.
Generous and broad-minded, you have a universal perspective. Being friendly, you attract people and can be popular. This adds to your leadership capabilities and suggests that you do not like to be in subservient positions. Although you have natural business sense, be careful that becoming overly preoccupied with material concerns does not limit your wonderful humanitarian potential.
Work & Vocation
Although hardworking and ambitious, you have a love of variety that points to a career that involves fast changes and does not entail a predictable routine. Occupations that involve travel may particularly suit your adventurous spirit. You need work that can be practical yet satisfy your idealism. If in business, you can use your visionary ability to project into the future or sell your ideas to others. Whatever career you choose, you will have a need for action. Alternatively, you may use your imagination and sensitivity in the arts as an actor or musician or in the healing world.
Famous people who share your birthday include poet Lord Byron, singers Michael Hutchence and Sam Cooke, philosopher Sir Francis Bacon, actor John Hurt, and film director D.W. Griffith.
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 and what motivates them. Although undemonstrative, you often show a caring, protective concern for the welfare of others, yet you never lose sight of your pragmatic or realistic stand. Usually cultured and worldly, you have many friends and admirers. The more competitive among you achieve success and good fortune with help and encouragement from others. The subinfluence of the number 1 month indicates that you are ambitious and enterprising, with an independent outlook. Although you are determined to establish stability and security, a restless streak implies that you need the freedom to know that you can enjoy a whole range of opportunities without being restricted. Mentally sharp and intuitive, you are inclined to make your own decisions or strike out alone. As a humanitarian with a realistic approach, you can be a tower of strength for others in times of trouble.
• Positive: universal, director, highly intuitive, pragmatic, practical, good with your hands, skillful, builder, good organizer, problem solver, achiever
• Negative: nervous, inferiority complex, bossy, materialistic, lack of vision, lazy, egotistical
Love & Relationships
With your advanced social skills, you usually have many friends and admirers. Receptive and friendly, with a need for mental stimulation, you are likely to seek the company of intelligent people. In order to achieve peace and harmony, you are often willing to make concessions or sacrifices. Friendships are important to you, as you like to mix with people who can inspire you to be adventurous and help you have a good time. You come into your own when entertaining the people you love.
veals 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.
YOUR SPECIAL SOMEONE
For true love and happiness, you might be more successful with those born on the following dates.
Love & friendship: Jan. 6, 10, 20, 24, 29, Feb. 4, 8, 18, 27, Mar. 2, 6, 16, 25, 28, 30, Apr. 4, 14, 23, 26, 27, 28, 30, May 2, 12, 21, 24, 26, 28, 30, June 10, 19, 22, 24, 26, 28, July 8, 17, 20, 22, 24, 26, Aug. 6, 15, 18, 20, 22, 24, 30, Sept. 4, 13, 16, 17, 18, 20, 22, Oct. 2, 11, 14, 16, 18, 20, Nov. 9, 12, 14, 16, 18, Dec. 7, 10, 12, 14, 16
Beneficial: Jan. 7, 13, 18, 28, Feb. 5, 11, 16, 26, Mar. 3, 9, 14, 24, Apr. 1, 7, 12, 22, May 5, 10, 20, June 3, 8, 18, July 1, 6, 16, Aug. 4, 14, Sept. 2, 12, 30, Oct. 10, 28, Nov. 8, 26, 30, Dec. 6, 24, 28
Fatal attractions: Jan. 25, Feb. 23, Mar. 21, Apr. 19, May 17, June 15, July 13, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, Aug. 11, Sept. 9, Oct. 7, Nov. 5, Dec. 3
Challenging: Jan. 3, 17, Feb. 1, 15, Mar. 13, Apr. 11, May 9, 30, June 7, 28, July 5, 26, 29, Aug. 3, 24, 27, Sept. 1, 22, 25, Oct. 20, 23, Nov. 18, 21, Dec. 16, 19
Soul mates: Jan. 18, Feb. 16, Mar. 14, Apr. 12, May 10, 29, June 8, 27, July 6, 25, Aug. 4, 23, Sept. 2, 21, Oct. 19, Nov. 17, Dec. 15