The January 1 Zodiac sign is: Capricorn.
Those born on the 1st of January fall under the sign of Capricorn. The energy of this day encompasses leadership ability, creativity and an ambitious will to succeed. If you are born on this day, you are someone who is private and reserved but will seek the spotlight when it serves your purposes. Creative yet pragmatic, you display an unusual blend of seriousness and eccentricity that is often humorous. Read on for an in-depth look at the January 1 Zodiac birthday personality.
Sun Sign: Capricorn
2nd Decan Capricorn: Taurus/Venus
Degree: 9° – 11° Capricorn
Motto: “I use”.
January 1 Zodiac Personality
The January 1 Capricorn is a personality that is highly confident, ambitious and often serious. Those born on the 1st of January are therefore very capable individuals who are wired for success. They are not content to follow the crowd and instead prefer to differentiate themselves while carving out a path of their own design.
Through hard work and persistence, they quietly but assuredly move their way up to prominence. They have strong ambitions but may go about achieving them without drawing much attention to themselves. Although they tend to be private and reserved, January 1 Capricorns will step into the spotlight when they are ready to advance themselves in the service of their ambitious agendas.
Once they decide on a course of action, they can persist over the long term to see their goals through to fruition. Because they are restless and hardworking, they need to occupy themselves with meaningful pursuits. January 1 Capricorns are willing and able to make great sacrifices in order to attain what their heart desires. Because of their strong convictions and independent nature, they can be stubborn, selfish and bossy with others.
The January 1 zodiac person is creative and typically prides themselves on being different and self sufficient. They can seem like working stiffs but their often serious and reserved appearance may belie an odd-ball sense of humor. They can be very quirky and occasionally do things that seem out of character for them. In their youth, they are likely to have been quite precocious and bright and seemingly wise beyond their years.
The January 1 Zodiac personality has great style and knows how to make a good impression with their appearance. They tend to look professional and somewhat regal in their appearance. Although they seek to be true to themselves regardless of what others think, people born on this birthday do possess some desire for popularity and validation from others. When they fo feel inadequate or insecure, they are able to build up or recapture their self-confidence by winning small battles and completing or making progress on tangible goals.
January 1 Zodiac Career
As they get older, January 1 Capricorns are bound to become less serious and more light-hearted. Through their life experiences and hard learned lessons, they are apt to become authoritative sages possessed with valuable wisdom and insights. Because of their independent and headstrong nature, they are more likely to enjoy working for themselves or in a managerial position rather than work for anyone else. Their responsible and dutiful nature suits them well for administration and executive roles.
They have a shrewd and perceptive understanding of what makes people tick and how to motivate them. They possess good business acumen and have the ability to promote and market themselves in creative and highly calculated ways. January 1 zodiac people tend to be specialists who dedicate themselves to the cultivation of expertise and authority over what they do. To this end, they can be excellent leaders who will lead by example rather than sit and dictate to others.
January 1 Zodiac Love and Relationships
January 1 Capricorns are drawn to intelligent and resourceful people. They do not have a lot of tolerance for idiots and will quickly tire of immature buffoons. In relationships, they are deeply loyal and reliable. They can be very charming in their own special way but otherwise may often appear cold and uncaring. As parents, they work to provide security and order. They take pleasure in teaching and instilling knowledge in their fledglings but can sometimes be a bit overbearing and undemonstrative of their affections.
Positive Traits: leadership, creativity, progressive, forceful, optimistic, strong convictions, competitive, independent, gregarious
Negative Traits: jealous, egotistical, antagonistic, lack of restraint, impatient
Birthdays Compatible January 1 Zodiac
Jan. 2, 13, Feb. 11, Mar. 9, Apr. 17, May 5, Nov. 21
Famous January 1 Zodiac People
Poppy – born January 1, 1995
Moriah Rose Pereira, known professionally as Poppy, is an American singer, songwriter, composer, actress, dancer, model and YouTuber. She moved to Los Angeles in 2013 to pursue a musical career, where she signed with Island Records and in 2016 released her debut extended play, Bubblebath, as That Poppy.
Colin Morgan – Born: January 1, 1986
Colin Morgan is an actor from Northern Ireland, best known for playing the title character in the BBC fantasy series Merlin. Morgan made his London theatre debut in 2007 as the title character in DBC Pierre’s Vernon God Little.
Morris Chestnut – Born: January 1, 1969
DescriptionMorris Chester Chestnut Jr. is an American actor. He first came to attention for his role in the 1991 film Boyz N The Hood. He has appeared in small feature films and on television series, including the starring role of pathologist Dr. Beaumont Rosewood Jr. in the Fox TV series Rosewood.
Verne Troyer – Born: January 1, 1969
Verne Jay Troyer was an American actor, comedian, and stunt performer best known for playing Mini-Me in the Austin Powers film series. He was notable for having been only 2 ft 8 in tall, the result of cartilage–hair hypoplasia; this made him one of the shortest men in the world.
Numerology of January 1 Zodiac Birthday
The significance of being born on the 1st imputes the traits associated with the number 1. The energy of number 1 represents singularity and individualism. Self motivated and ego-driven, those born on the 1st are out to prove their worth and become a person deserving of respect, admiration and power. They operate as either a leader or loner but never content to simply follow. Ones are original and daring and prefer to take the path less traveled. Differentiating themselves from the pack is only natural to them as they have no desire to follow the herd.
People born on the 1st are therefore very driven to achieve and rack up victories and triumphs. They are motivated by competition and possess ample self confidence and faith in their own abilities. Energetic and bold, they have strong leadership potential and an ability to inspire others. As optimistic visionaries, they have the wherewithal to bring their plucky aspirations to fruition and overcome difficulties and challenges along the way. As a independent
However, they can also be very self-centered and pompous. Their healthy confidence may sometimes expand to overconfidence and hubris that undermines and underestimates others. They cultivate competence and self reliance because they seek to be their own boss and commandeer their future. They can sometimes be very self-absorbed and forget that the world does not revolve around them.
The number 1 suggests a desire to strike out on one’s own to carve out a path that is unique and unprecedented. Original and clever, these individuals are highly ambitious and determined to win. They desire to stand on their own two feet and do things their way and on their terms. Because of their strong willfulness, they prefer to take a leading role rather follow others.
At their best, people born on the 1st are innovative and courageous. Inspiration is the key to their motivation since redundant and menial objectives do not feel worth their while. A desire to be admired and idolized is also a strong motivator in their psyche. They seek external validation of the greatness they believe themselves capable of.
2nd Decan Capricorn: Taurus/Venus
The sub influence of Venus affects earth signs born under a Venus/Taurus decanate. Whether they be Capricorn, Taurus or Virgo, those with this decan will thus benefit from an extra dose of Venus. Venus imbues a romantic disposition and a distinct appetite for giving and receiving sensual delights. Relationships and intimate connection with others is is a big part of their lives. They enjoy relaxing and engaging in recreational activity but can also be vigorous and hardworking when they need to be. Calm and down to earth, the Taurus/Venus decan individual tends to keep a level head and rarely acts irrationally or impulsively. They tend to exercise caution and prudence and will take as much time as they need to get things done.
The Venus bestows a laid back demeanor and a proclivity for peacemaking. These individuals are keen on keeping things cordial and civil between others. They dislike disharmony and will often display remarkable patience even in the midst of chaos and contentious situations. As a friend, lover and associate, they are steadfast and dependable. They will move mountains for the people they care about and are among the most loyal of people. Friendly and personable, Those born under this decan have a temperament that puts others at ease. They are great listeners, helpers and team players who can bring much to the table with their sound and sensible judgement and tenacious willpower.
Love and romance is often the focal point of their lives. They are highly sensual and truly savor all the delights and pleasures of the senses. Venus likely enhances their attractiveness ensuring that they have no shortage of loving admirers and romantic prospects. An appreciation for beauty and form is highlighted here and they possess good taste. They display a good sense of fashion and an eye for what looks aesthetically pleasing. It is likely they are connoisseurs and collectors of various things like memorabilia and art pieces. They have the capacity to beautify their surroundings greatly with tasteful design choices and utility of space.
Seductive and charming, the influence of Venus encourages harmony and imparts a desire for union and cooperation. Individuals with this decan can be very alluring and attractive. They have a temperament that is sanguine and sociable. They rather make love, not war and when they encounter conflict, they are apt to use tact and sweetness to disarm the situation. Venus brings refinement and an appreciation for the arts and quality of substance. An aptitude for handling money and resources is also indicated along with a capacity to often indulge or overindulge in hedonistic pleasures.
About the Capricorn Sun Sign
Capricorn is a fixed earth sign and as such they are pragmatic realists. They are typically reserved, shrewd and calculating. Status and professional success is typically the core of their aspirations. Efficient and methodical, they do what is needed to get things done with little wasted effort. Capricorn sun natives can often appear very prude or shy but beneath their often stoic demeanor, is a great sense of humor that is characteristically dry and trenchant. They are often responsible in nature and can be relied upon to perform and carry out daily tasks and operate according to schedule. For this reason, it is not uncommon to find Capricorn in management and other positions of leadership. They can be strict and sometimes overbearing but they are usually quite fair, judicious and solid decision makers.
Hardworking and diligent, Capricorn natives are typically ambitious and inclined to work their way up any hierarchy they encounter. They are persevering and tenacious and capable of sacrificing pleasure and emotional comforts for the sake of their primary agenda. Through persistent effort, they are able to rise to the top of their organization or take their personal business to high levels of prosperity. A structured approach describes the Capricorn way of doing things. They are inclined to do things by the book and follow conventional wisdom most of the time. For this reason, Capricorn tends to be on the conservative side of the fence but they are willing to evolve, adopt and incorporate new and better ways of doing things that serve their goals and objectives.
Work is often their first love and as a result, the Capricorn person is apt to often relegate their domestic life to the backburners. Although they enjoy spending time with family, they tend to see themselves as a provider and being a good provider, is to them, among the most important demonstrations of their love. Consequently, Capricorn is inclined to be a workaholic and can sometimes neglect family affairs or show lack of interest or involvement. However, one of the roles they enjoy playing most is that of the teacher and instructor. Capricorn being ruled by the planet Saturn is disposed to tutelage and dispensing valuable lessons and cautionary warnings. They may issue admonishments that can make them seem like bores and old-fashioned worry-worts, but on many occasions, people would do well to heed their advice.
Facts About Capricorn
♑ Capricorn is a Cardinal sign which means they are initiators. Each Cardinal sign commences the beginning of a new season: Aries/Spring, Cancer/Summer, Libra/Fall, and Capricorn/Winter. Cardinal signs carry the energy of initiation. They are the ones who like to get things started within their respective domain of focus.
♑ Capricornus is among the faintest constellations, just brighter than Cancer. The 40th largest constellation, Capricornus measures 414 square degrees. It sits among the other constellations of the water genre, including the water-bearer Aquarius, the whale-like sea monster Cetus, the fishes Pisces, and the river Eridanus. Capricornus is one of the 88 modern constellations, and was also one of the 48 constellations listed by the 2nd century astronomer Ptolemy.
♑ The name Capricorn comes from Capricornus, one of the constellations of the zodiac. Its name is Latin for “horned goat” or “goat horn” or “having horns like a goat’s”, and it is commonly represented in the form of a sea-goat: a mythical creature that is half goat, half fish.
♑ The brightest star in Capricornus is δ Capricorni, also called Deneb Algedi, with a magnitude of 2.9, 39 light-years from Earth. Like several other stars such as Denebola and Deneb, it is named for the Arabic word for “tail” (deneb); its traditional name means “the tail of the goat”.
♑ In Greek mythology, the constellation is sometimes identified as Amalthea, the goat that suckled the infant Zeus after his mother, Rhea, saved him from being devoured by his father, Cronos. The goat’s broken horn was transformed into the cornucopia or horn of plenty.
♑ Capricorn is ruled by the planet Saturn and is the 10th sign of the zodiac which corresponds to the 10th house, the house of career and public image. Capricorn’s opposite sign is Cancer which is associated with home life and domesticity.
♑ In Chinese astronomy, constellation Capricornus lies in The Black Tortoise of the North.
♑ People born in January are more likely to be famous because they are more creative and have superior problem-solving skills, according to a study of 300 celebrities.
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