1976 Chinese Zodiac

Those born between January 31, 1976 and February 17, 1977 are members of the Fire Dragon Chinese Zodiac sign. If you were born before January 31st, please consult the 1975 Chinese Zodiac, which is The Year of the Wood Rabbit.

With the influence of the Fire Element, the Fire Dragon is the most energetic, passionate and dynamic of the Dragon types. At times, the Fire Dragon is truly fearless in their pursuits and their passions are nearly impossible to derail. With a high self-esteem and confidence, the Fire Dragon is often known to be dominant in social situations, which may explain why the Fire Dragon is amongst the most feared signs in the Chinese Zodiac. Luckily, the Fire Dragon is concerned with doing good over evil. With their fiery disposition, the Fire Dragon is a natural leader and can inspire others with ease. While it may not be as easy for the Fire Dragon to make friends, these qualities can lead directly to group or individual achievement. The Fire Dragon is willing to take on any challenge alone and at times, would probably prefer to reach their goals alone.

With a wealth of inner strength and determination, the Fire Dragon can be successful in a wide range of careers. With business sense, the Fire Dragon can climb the corporate ladder and find themselves in high ranking or management positions. Similarly, the Fire Dragon's need for adventure and competition could lead them to careers in advertising or sales. If their passion is in entertainment, Fire Dragons have been known to be quite successful in acting or music. This can be seen in the careers of 50 Cent and Ryan Reynolds, who are both Fire Dragons born in 1976.

Although the Fire Dragon is one of the strongest signs, their personality does not come without its downfalls. The passion of the Fire Dragon can lead to some reckless action and some poorly thought out adventures. Likewise, the fiery disposition of the Fire Dragon can lead to bouts of aggression and a bad temper. Those born under the Fire Dragon sign are encouraged to practice patience and calm communication to avoid their more rash tendencies.

The organs of the Fire Dragon are the heart and circulatory system. Those born under this sign are encouraged to protect their vital organs by limiting their stress and maintaining a healthy, calm lifestyle to the best of their ability.