Year of the Rooster
Recent years of the Rooster include 2029, 2017, 2005, 1993, 1981, 1969, 1957, and 1945.
The Rooster is 10th among the 12 animals in the Chinese zodiac cycle. Every 12 years is a Rooster year, beginning at Chinese New Year.
Chinese Zodiac Rooster Years
People born in a year of the Rooster are called Roosters in China. You have a one in 12 chance of being a Rooster
|Zodiac Rooster Year||When||Type of Rooster|
|1933||January 26, 1933 – February 13, 1934||Water Rooster|
|1945||February 13, 1945 – February 1, 1946||Wood Rooster|
|1957||January 31, 1957 – February 17, 1958||Fire Rooster|
|1969||February 17, 1969 – February 5, 1970||Earth rooster|
|1981||February 5, 1981 – January 24, 1982||Gold rooster|
|1993||January 23, 1993 – February 9, 1994||Water Rooster|
|2005||February 9, 2005 – January 28, 2006||Wood Rooster|
|2017||January 28, 2017 – February 15, 2018||Fire Rooster|
|2029||February 13, 2029 – February 2, 2030||Earth Rooster|
Zodiac Rooster’s Personality: Roosters are observant, hardworking…
People born in a year of the Rooster are very observant. Hardworking, resourceful, courageous, and talented, Roosters are very confident in themselves.
Active, Amusing, and Popular Among a Crowd
Roosters are always active, amusing, and popular within a crowd. Roosters are talkative, outspoken, frank, open, honest, and loyal individuals. They like to be the centre of attention and always appear attractive and beautiful.
Roosters are happiest when they are surrounded by others, whether at a party or just a social gathering. They enjoy the spotlight and will exhibit their charm on any occasion.
Roosters expect others to listen to them while they speak, and can become agitated if they don’t. Vain and boastful, Roosters like to brag about themselves and their accomplishments.
Their behaviour of continually seeking the unwavering attention of others annoys people around them at time
Lucky Things for Roosters:
- Numbers: 5, 7, and 8
- Days: the 4th and 26th of any Chinese lunar month
- Colours: gold, brown, and yellow
- Flowers: gladiola, cockscomb
- Directions: south, southeast
- Months: the 2nd, 5th, and 11th Chinese lunar months.
Unlucky Things for Roosters:
- Colour: red
- Numbers: 1, 3, and 9
- Direction: east
- Months: the 3rd, 9th, and 12th Chinese lunar months
Wood, Fire, Earth, Gold, and Water Roosters
In Chinese astrology, each zodiac year is not just associated with an animal sign but also with one of the five elements: Gold (Metal), Wood, Water, Fire, or Earth.
Both the zodiac sign and element are believed to affect one’s personality and destiny. Below are the five types of Rooster:
|Type of Rooster||Year of Birth||Characteristics|
|Wood Rooster||1945, 2005||Energetic, overconfident, tender, and unstable|
|Fire Rooster||1957, 2017||Trustworthy, with a strong sense of timekeeping and responsibility at work|
|Earth Rooster||1909, 1969||Lovely, generous, trustworthy, and popular with their friends|
|Gold Rooster||1921, 1981||Determined, brave, perseverant, and hardworking|
|Water Rooster||1933, 1993||Smart, quick-witted, tenderhearted, and compassionate|
Love Compatibility for Roosters
Each animal sign has its unique characteristics. The love compatibility of Chinese zodiac animals takes into account the characteristics of each animal. Only those whose characteristics match well can be good partners. See below the compatibility of the Rooster with other animals.
- Best with an Ox or Snake
- Worst with a Rat, Rabbit, Horse, or Pig
Best Suited Careers for Roosters
Roosters are more motivated than other animals in the Chinese zodiac, making their careers a priority in their lives. Roosters are hardworking, multi-talented, and can deal with a variety of jobs.
Good career choices for Roosters are news broadcaster, salesperson, restaurant owner, hairdresser, public relations officer, farmer, athlete, teacher, writer, journalist, travel writer, dentist, surgeon, soldier, fireman, security guard, and a police officer.
How to Build Relationships with Roosters
Roosters are loyal and they make devoted friends. They always keep their promises and are always true to their word. However, sensitive individuals may find it hard to get along well with Roosters because they always brag about themselves and their accomplishments, which may make others feel uncomfortable.
Roosters’ Horoscope for 2021
The overall luck of Roosters (people born in a year of the Rooster) in 2021 is relatively stable. Besides, Roosters, your career and financial luck are very smooth: as long as you work hard, you will get a good deal.
Due to good interpersonal relationships and high emotional intelligence, Roosters will meet many rich or noble people. And these parties are set to bring wealth to Roosters in the year 2021.
Learn more about Rooster’s Monthly Forecast in 2021.
Famous Rooster People
|Famous Rooster||Birth Date||Element|
|Bob Marley||February 6, 1945||Wood Rooster|
|Jennifer Lopez||July 24, 1969||Earth Rooster|
|Britney Spears||December 2, 1981||Gold Rooster|
|Hans Zimmer||September 12, 1957||Fire Rooster|