Monkey Zodiac Sign – Year of Monkey Traits with Horoscope Meaning & Personality

Monkey Zodiac Sign - Year of Monkey Traits with Horoscope Meaning & Personality

The monkey is the ninth animal that appears in the Vietnam zodiac signs and China. Orderly, the 12 zodiac animals are Rat, Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Goat, Monkey, Rooster, Dog, and Pig. A Monkey year happens every 12 years. People in Monkey year are born in 1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016, 2028…

The personality of a Monkey Zodiac Sign

As looking like a human, the monkey is considered a smart and flexible creature. Thus, the people born in the Monkey year possess excellent skills and intellects; they can become good leaders. During their childhood, they have developed their talents, won prizes and were recognized by their teachers and parents. Mostly, they are physically healthy. Monkey people not only enjoy their great fortune from when they are young until their late. Besides, they have the ability to manage the money, so they can live a full life without concern about food and clothing. However, these people are a bit quick-tempered, which may prevent them from achieving success. They are advised to be patient, considerate and thoughtful with everyone.

According to astrology, different periods of a day by the time the Monkey people were born could significantly affect their personalities and fortune:
Those born in the morning are kind and polite to others as they do not want to hurt and push them forward. They can show a good concentration in their work. However, they prefer taking more time on hobbies to working, so they are likely to give up their job just to pursue their interests. They are also fond of participating in social works and having many friends but they have few close friends.
The Monkey people born at noon are incredibly smart. They view things with their sharp eyes and predictive power. The Monkey men are outgoing, active while the women are good-tempered and independent.
Those who are born in the evening are trustworthy and faithful, which makes them get high appreciation from the supervisor. In fortune, they may have some obstacles in the early youth, but the situation becomes better from their middle age.

Monkey Year Start End Element
1920 Feb.20,1920 Feb.7,1921 Metal
1932 Feb.6,1932 Jan.25,1933 Water
1944 Jan.25,1944 Feb.12,1945 Wood
1956 Feb.12,1956 Jan.30,1957 Fire
1968 Jan.30,1968 Feb.16,1969 Earth
1980 Feb.16,1980 Feb.4,1981 Metal
1992 Feb.4,1992 Jan.22,1993 Water
2004 Jan.22,2004 Feb.8,2005 Wood
2016 Feb.8,2016 Jan.27,2017 Fire
2028 Jan.26,2028 Feb.12,2029 Earth

Health condition of the Monkeys

Monkeys are quite healthy. As hard-working people, the Monkeys may catch some health problems related to the circulatory systems such as heart attack or diabetes. They spend a lot of time working, so they are advised to save their energy and take breaks during their busy working life. When they participate in outdoor activities like driving or traveling, they should pay much attention to safety.

Which Careers are best-suited for Monkeys?

Having been faithful and hard-working, the Monkeys cannot be undermined by tough working environments. They are adaptable to any kind of works given. Thus, top career choices for them are film directing, salesman, jewelry makers, scientist, stock market broker, engineer or bankers.

How to Build Relationships with People born in the Year of Monkeys?

In any relationship, Monkeys often get bored easily, so they don’t want to settle down so quickly. However, if they find a perfect partner, they can make a firm commitment as possibly as they can. Everyone is able to make friends with Monkeys as they are social and love to talk.

Five Types of Monkey Zodiac Sign

There are five sacred elements in the universe are Metal, Wood, Water, Fire and Earth. Each zodiac sign has a close relationship with those elements, and a combination of one element and one animal occurs every 60 years. As a result, there are five types of Monkey with particular features as below:

Types Years of Birth Personality Traits
Wood Monkey 1944, 2004 Aspirational, dynamic, responsible in work
Fire Monkey 1956, 2016 Bright, intense, daring, business-minded.
Earth Monkey 1908, 1968 Serious and practical, industrious and thrifty.
Metal Monkey 1920, 1980 Courageous, determined, cunning, confident and persuasive.
Water Monkey 1932, 1992 Good at leadership skills, vital but arrogant

Famous People Born in Monkey Year

Leonardo da Vinci, George Gordon Byron, Charles Dickens, Yao Ming, Tom Hanks, Will Smith, Celine Dion, Christina Aguilera, Elizabeth Taylor, Truman, Diana Ross, Alice Walker, Michael Douglas, Daniel Craig, Mick Jagger, Julius Caesar, Owen Wilson, Bette Davis, Annie Oakley, Eleanor Roosevelt, Betsy Ross, Halle Berry, Cuba Gooding Jr., Gisele Bundchen, Nick Carter, Kim Cattrell.