October 12 Zodiac Birthday Signs – A keen mind, friendliness, and sociability are just some of the attributes indicated by your date of birth. Enthusiastic and hardworking, when truly interested in a project or a cause you think creatively and have natural leadership abilities. An important part of your success is an ability to deal with people on a personal level. You love knowledge, but it is through learning self-mastery that you really achieve true satisfaction.
With the added influence of your decanate ruler, Aquarius, you have inventive and unique ideas that can be both productive and financially rewarding for you. You are quick to recognize new trends or concepts and usually enjoy expressing your ideas. Although independent, you possess natural diplomatic skills and an ability to work cooperatively with others as part of a team. Possessing a touch of gentle charm, you are generally easygoing. At times, however, you may become too dominant, critical, or stubborn.
Being very intelligent, valuing freedom, and having a warm heart, you have much to offer others. Your shrewd but restless mind gives you the ability to make quick decisions and often helps you to assess situations easily. Although self-assured, with strong convictions, on occasion you may worry or be strangely lacking in self-confidence. Fortunately, a determination to succeed regardless of difficulties will always help you come through.
From the age of eleven onward, when your progressed Sun moves into Scorpio, you experience an emphasis on issues concerning emotional change, power, and transformation. A turning point occurs at the age of forty-one, when your progressed Sun moves into Sagittarius, stimulating you to expand your perspective. You may have more contact with foreign people and places or take up a new interest. After the age of seventy-one, when your progressed Sun enters Capricorn, you will develop a more practical, concentrated, and goal-oriented approach.
DEGREE: 18°30’-19°30’ LIBRA
Star’s name: Seginus
Degree position: 16°38’-17°20’ Libra between the years 1930 and 2000
Constellation: Gamma Bootes
Applicable days: October 9, 10, 11, 12
Star qualities: Mercury/Saturn
Description: a small yellow and white star located on the left shoulder of Bootes
Your Secret Self
One of your greatest assets can be your intuitive insight, but it may be necessary to listen to that quiet inner voice and learn about faith and trust. By applying wisdom, you are able to see the deeper philosophical or humorous approach to any situation. A strongly creative side to your nature guarantees that self-expression can be a vital part of your life plan and may stimulate a desire for music, art, or drama.
Much of your success is based on applying your ingenious ideas to practical situations and being prepared to put in the groundwork necessary to achieve your big plans. Generous with others, you know how to enjoy yourself but may have to be careful of overindulgence. An inner desire for honesty can override a manipulative streak and help you in your overall plans. When inspired, you can be extremely motivated and a source of encouragement for others.
PRIMARY STAR’S INFLUENCE
Seginus’s influence imparts a quick and keen mentality, many contacts, and popularity. This star indicates that you are versatile and a quick learner, but warns against an inclination to be inconsistent and make too many sudden changes.
Linked to your Sun’s degree, Seginus bestows success in business, a natural aptitude for astrology and philosophy, or an inclination toward unusual interests. Sociable and friendly, you have many friends who will come to your aid when they are needed.
• Positive: cooperative, popularity, versatility
• Negative: losses through friendships and partnerships
Work & Vocation
Pragmatic and highly intuitive, you enjoy putting your creative thoughts to the test and showing others your unique capabilities. Among the many career choices you have, these can be highly suitable: psychologist, counselor, diplomat, lawyer. Your easy charm and organizational skills indicate that you can also succeed in people-related activities, whether in the business world or in the public sector. Articulate and sociable, you may be drawn to journalism and writing, academia, or the publishing world. Creative outlets are also likely to appeal to your imaginative mind. If talented as an actor, musician, or songwriter, you can reach the limelight when people recognize your gifts.
Famous people who share your birthday include opera singer Luciano Pavarotti, comedian Dick Gregory, occultist Alister Crowley, actress Susan Anton, and Scottish prime minister Ramsay MacDonald.
People with the number 12 birthday are usually intuitive and friendly. Since you want to establish true individuality, you possess good reasoning and innovative power. Naturally understanding and sensitive, you also know how to use tact and cooperative methods to achieve your aims and objectives. When you achieve the balance between your need for self-expression and your natural inclination to be supportive of others, you can find emotional satisfaction and personal fulfillment. You may nevertheless need to find the courage to stand on your own two feet, develop self-confidence, or learn not to get easily discouraged by other people. The subinfluence of the number 10 month indicates that you are forceful and intelligent, with a need for stability and order. Determined and energetic, you enjoy working in collaboration with others as long as you can remain independent. Although you have a pragmatic approach to life and a good business sense, you may vacillate emotionally and at times overreact to situations or people. By expressing your feelings and using your diplomatic skills, however, you can smooth rough patches and overcome a tendency to be stubborn or tactless.
• Positive: creative, attractive, initiative, disciplinarian, promote yourself or others
• Negative: reserved, selfish, eccentric, uncooperative, oversensitive, lack of self-esteem, too shy
YOUR SPECIAL SOMEONE
Among those born on the following days you might just find that someone special who will inspire you with his or her unique personality.
Love & friendship: Jan. 1, 14, 28, 31, Feb. 12, 26, 29, Man 10, 24, 27, Apr. 8, 22, 25, May 6, 20, 23, June 4, 18, 21, July 2, 16, 19, 30, Aug. 14, 17, 28, 30, Sept. 12, 15, 26, 28, 30, Oct. 10, 13, 24, 26, 28, Nov. 8, 11, 22, 24, 26, Dec. 6, 9, 20, 22, 24
Beneficial: Jan. 26, Feb. 24, Mar. 22, Apr. 20, May 18, June 16, July 14, Aug. 12, Sept. 10, Oct. 8, Nov. 6, Dec. 4
Fatal attractions: Apr. 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
Challenging: Jan. 3, 25, Feb. 1, 23, Mar. 21, Apr. 19, May 17, June 15, July 13, Aug. 11, Sept. 9, Oct. 7, Nov. 5, Dec. 3
Soul mates: Jan. 3, 10, Feb. 1, 8, Mar. 6, Apr. 4, May 2
Love & Relationships
Being clever, you want a partner with whom you can be sociable and communicate your ideas. In close relationships you need to keep light and positive and avoid being irritable, bossy, or critical. Often finding yourself drawn to hardworking or powerful individuals, you may be pulled between a desire for independence and a desire for a close relationship. An urge for self-awareness suggests that you admire those with discipline and an original approach to life.