Year of Rat
1900, 1912, 1924, 1936, 1948,
1972, 1984, 1996, 2008,
2020, 2032, 2044, 2056, 2068
(The cutoff date is in early February
Zodiac Year Cutoff.)
Affectionate, charismatic, eloquent, shrewd, systematic, disciplined,
meticulous, sociable, and hardworking with a high aim. Can be
intolerant, selfish, vindictive, manipulative, scheming, critical of
others, or gossipy.
Relationship or Business Partnership
Most Compatible With
Dragon – will enrich and empower Rat mutually.
Monkey – Rat will be passionately in love with Monkey.
Ox – will increase Rat’s confidence and sense of security.
Most Incompatible With
Horse - cannot tolerate Rat’s opportunist nature.
Rabbit – Rat will seem too irritable or critical to Rabbit.
Rooster – will have constant conflicts with Rat.
Sheep – Rat’s ambitious nature does not mix well with Sheep’s passive
Born in Zodiac Year 1912
May have a challenging childhood, and prone to accidents or illness.
Should be more aware of your surroundings to protect yourself from being
victimized. After becoming an adult, will be more independent,
considerate and compassionate than an average person. Like to volunteer,
be social worker, or involve in charity or religious work.
Due to lack of pampering and material processions at young age, will
work hard to become self-reliant. Will cherish what you own and not
wasteful. Will not be close to your siblings or relatives or receive
help from them.
For men, you will marry a talented but somewhat domineering wife. If
keep all things in perspective, it will work out fine. For women, you
will be very hands-on and hard-working in helping your husband raising
At old age, may become very religious or philosophical, and look forward
to a carefree and peaceful life. Will embrace nature and enjoy relaxing
Recommended Career Choices
Based On Five Elements
1st Choice: Wood
2nd Choice: Water or Fire
See Career By 5 Elements for details.