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15 Signs You Were Born In The Lunar Year Of The Goat

It's the Chinese Year of the Goat. Time to bleat, you crazy kids!

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1. Born in 2003, 1991, 1979, 1967 or 1955? Congratulations! You're a goat!

You might also hear it called the Year of the Sheep, because the Chinese character yáng translates to sheep, goat, ram or other horned animal.

2. You’re in great company! Other goat people include Bill Gates, Nicole Kidman, Chow Yun-Fat, Julia Roberts, Zhang Ziyi...

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3. ... And Mr Tumnus!

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4. According to Chinese astrology, people born in the Year of the Goat tend to be intelligent.

5. You're also calm, gentle and polite.

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6. You're artistic and creative, and value beauty in your surroundings.

7. People born under the goat zodiac are sensitive and considerate of others feelings.

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8. But you can also be vain.

9. And timid.

10. But goats are also resilient!

11. And you know how to defend yourself.

12. People born in the goat zodiac are popular, easy to get along with, and make excellent friends.

13. But most of all, a person born in the Year of the Goat loves nothing more than just jumping up on a horse and standing on top of it.

Wait... That may just be actual goats.

14. Yep, so that last one is more of a goat thing. But they really, really love standing on horses.

Or maybe people born in the Year of the Goat like to stand on top of people born in the Year of the Horse?


Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land on top of a horse.