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 1924
Prone to stress and fear, and can become short tempered. May have a
difficult and challenging childhood or young adulthood, so should avoid
living alone and away from family.
Will be more successful in small business. Over ambitious will cause too
much stress and lead to failure. Should set realistic goals and work
May be difficult to become independent. Will live happier if marry an
older and more mature person – for man, marry a woman older than you, or
for woman, marry a man at least 7 years older. If too close in age, tend
to argue often or become depressed.
Will always be constrained by a significant person in life, such as your
parents when you are young, spouse after marriage, your children after
they are grown, or boss at work.
Recommended Career Choices
Based On Five Elements
1st Choice: Metal
2nd Choice: Earth or Water
See Career By 5 Elements for details.