January 24 Zodiac Birthday Signs – You are a friendly and creative Aquarian with an easygoing personality and an original approach to life. Ambitious and resourceful, you possess natural business sense and a desire for harmony. You have an interest in people and a natural humanitarian quality that together suggest you can mix easily in any social circle. Your many interests may sometimes bring quandaries regarding decision making. Your inspirational ideas and objective thinking, however, can help overcome a tendency to become worried, particularly about finances. Your excellent mental potential and desire for self-expression suggest that you are capable of outstanding achievements.
With the added influence of your Sun in the decanate of Aquarius, you are amiable, outgoing, and people-oriented. Although you usually appear light and congenial, you also have a more discerning and serious side that may attract you to philosophy or can be used for problem solving. With your original ideas, you are often ahead of your time and can be witty and entertaining. As you are independent, freedom is important to you, but avoid becoming too self-willed or contrary.
Usually hardworking, you can be judicious and practical. You also enjoy obtaining a bargain. Straight-speaking, you have the ability to go directly to the heart of a matter and can use your excellent communication skills in your climb to success.
Until you reach the age of twenty-six your progressed Sun moves through Aquarius, highlighting issues of freedom, friendship, and independence. After the age of twenty-seven, when your progressed Sun moves into Pisces, you become more sensitive and aware of emotional issues. You may develop a greater sense of vision or have more access to your inner world. At the age of fifty-seven there is another turning point as your progressed Sun enters Aries. This accents new beginnings in your life as you start to feel more confident, assertive, and daring.
DEGREE: 3°-4° AQUARIUS
Altair, also called Al Tair or the Eagle; Dabih; Giedi, also called Al Jady; Oculus
Star’s name: Altair; also called Al Tair or the Eagle
Degree position: 0°47’-1°43’ Aquarius 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
See Appendix for additional fixed star readings.
Your Secret Self
An inner desire for love, affection, and harmony can manifest in your life through creative pursuits or a strong love of home and family. You may take a rather protective attitude toward people around you, which can result in your becoming critical or taking on their troubles as your own. Even though you may have good intentions, you benefit from learning not to take over people’s lives but to let them solve their own problems. When you combine your compassion with your natural humanitarianism, you may decide to look for a deeper meaning to life and help others or support an idealistic cause.
Multitalented, you have unique qualities and a spark of genius at times that can impress others. Although you seek self-expression, your concerns regarding money and security suggest a. materialistic overtone that may stop you from taking chances in life. Possessing natural leadership skills and a fighting spirit suggests that you are not likely to stay in an unsatisfactory position for long.
Work & Vocation
With your original ideas, keen intelligence, and individual approach to life, you are likely to succeed in any career, particularly one involving communication. Within your work you want to be constantly improving the way you operate. You are often shrewd and successful in business. You may also use your sharp mind for research or solving problems. A strong desire for self-expression can bring you success in writing, music, and the entertainment world. Although you are attracted to careers that deal with the public, you are also capable of deep thought and may have an interest in philosophy, religion, or law. With your desire to expand and share your knowledge, you may become interested in social or educational reforms.
Famous people who share your birthday include singer Neil Diamond, actress Nastassja Kinski, writer Edith Wharton, and actor John Belushi.
As a number 24 individual, you may dislike routine; however, you are hardworking, with practical abilities and sound judgment. The emotional sensitivity of the number 24 birthday suggests that you need to establish stability and order. Faithful and fair, though sometimes undemonstrative, you are inclined to believe that actions speak louder than words. With this pragmatic approach to life, you develop good business sense and an ability to surmount obstacles and succeed. With a number 24 birthday, you may have to overcome a tendency to be stubborn or fixed in your ideas. The subinfluence of the number 1 month indicates that you are independent and idealistic. As a serious individual, you like to put your imaginative thoughts to practical use. Being a progressive thinker, you may be interested in humanitarian issues and drawn toward public life or reforms, especially in education and politics. Innovative and courageous, you speak your mind, but usually do it in a charming way. The enterprising spirit indicated here encourages you to experiment with different concepts and make up your own mind or strike out alone.
• Positive: energy, idealist, practical skills, strong determination, honest, frank, fair, generous, love of home, active, energetic
• Negative: materialism, too economical, dislikes routine, lazy, unfaithful, domineering, stubborn
Love & Relationships
Individual and sensitive, you need time and space for yourself. As an idealist, you can have such high expectations that sometimes it is difficult for anyone to live up to them. Although you can be loving and spontaneous, you are also capable of showing others a cold shoulder and appearing too detached. As you can be generous and giving, watch out that you do not make too many sacrifices you might later regret. Being friendly, you attract others and can fare particularly well in group situations.
YOUR SPECIAL SOMEONE
You might find emotional fulfillment and that special someone among those born on the following days.
Love & friendship: Jan. 4, 8, 13, 22, 26, Feb. 2, 6, 20, 24, Mar. 4, 18, 22, Apr. 2, 16, 20, 30, May 5, 14, 18, 28, 30, June 3, 12, 16, 26, 28, July 10, 14, 24, 26, Aug. 8, 12, 22, 24, Sept. 6, 10, 20, 22, 30, Oct. 4, 8, 18, 20, 28, Nov. 2, 6, 16, 18, 26, Dec. 4, 14, 16, 24
Beneficial: Jan. 9, 20, Feb. 7, 18, Mar. 5, 16, 29, Apr. 3, 14, 27, May 1, 12, 25, 31, June 10, 23, July 8, 21, Aug. 6, 19, 25, Sept. 4, 17, 23, Oct. 2, 15, 30, Nov. 13, 28, Dec. 11, 26, 30
Fatal attractions: Jan. 27, Feb. 25, Mar. 23, Apr. 21, May 19, June 17, July 15, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, Aug. 13, Sept. 11, Oct. 9, Nov. 7, Dec. 5
Challenging: Jan. 2, 10, 19, Feb. 8, 17, Mar. 6, 15, Apr. 4, 13, May 2, 11, June 9, July 7, 30, Aug. 5, 28, Sept. 3, 26, Oct. 1, 24, Nov. 22, Dec. 20, 30
Soul mates: Jan. 15, Feb. 13, Mar. 11, Apr. 9, May 7, June 5, July 3, Aug. 1, Oct. 29, Nov. 27, Dec. 25