Chinese Zodiac Signs

What Chinese Zodiac Sign Am I?
The following chart depicts the ruling signs and their corresponding years, spanning from 1924 through 2019, including eight full cycles of the Shangxioa. Utilizing the year of your birth, you may find your Chinese Zodiac sign, or birth element, to which it is commonly referred in Chinese tradition.

Your birth element is a Chinese Zodiac animal and that animal will be your guide as you explore our website further. For example, if you were looking for the Chinese Zodiac 2011, for a child born this year, the ruling birth element would be the Rabbit.

Individuals with January and February birthdays should take note of the Chinese New Year in the year of their birth when attempting to determine their birth element in the Chinese Zodiac. If you’re interested in being that specific, scroll down to view the Chinese New Year chart. This chart shows New Year commencement dates listed with their corresponding years.

After discovering your Chinese Zodiac animal, follow him or her from here to explore the specific characteristics and personality traits associated with your Chinese Zodiac sign. Read on to learn: your compatibility with other Chinese Zodiac signs, where you fit within the Chinese Zodiac Animal Trines, and your place among The Four Pillars of Destiny.

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Year
Chinese
New Year
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Chinese
New Year
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Chinese
New Year
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Chinese
New Year
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rat 1924 2/5 1948 2/10 1972 2/15 1996 2/19
rat 1925 1/24 1949 1/29 1973 2/3 1997 2/7
rat 1926 2/13 1950 2/17 1974 1/23 1998 1/28
rat 1927 2/2 1951 2/6 1975 2/11 1999 2/16
dragon 1928 1/23 1952 1/27 1976 1/31 2000 2/5
snake 1929 2/10 1953 2/14 1977 2/18 2001 2/24
horse 1930 1/30 1954 2/3 1978 2/7 2002 2/12
goat 1931 2/17 1955 1/24 1979 1/28 2003 2/1
monkey 1932 2/6 1956 2/12 1980 2/16 2004 1/22
rooster 1933 1/26 1957 1/31 1981 2/5 2005 2/9
dog 1934 2/14 1958 2/18 1982 1/25 2006 1/25
pig 1935 2/4 1959 2/8 1983 2/13 2007 2/18
rat 1936 1/24 1960 1/28 1984 2/2 2008 2/27
ox 1937 2/11 1961 2/15 1985 2/20 2009 1/26
tiger 1938 2/1 1962 2/15 1986 2/9 2010 2/14
rabbit 1939 2/19 1963 1/25 1987 1/29 2011 2/3
dragon 1940 2/8 1964 2/13 1988 2/17 2012 1/23
snake 1941 2/5 1965 2/2 1989 2/6 2013 2/10
horse 1942 2/15 1966 1/21 1990 1/27 2014 1/31
goat 1943 2/5 1967 2/9 1991 2/15 2015 2/19
monkey 1944 1/25 1968 1/30 1992 2/4 2016 2/8
rooster 1945 2/13 1969 2/17 1993 1/23 2017 1/26
dog 1946 2/2 1970 2/6 1994 2/10 2018 2/16
pig 1947 1/22 1971 1/27 1995 1/31 2019 2/5