Chinese Zodiac – Year Chart

Chinese Animal Signs

Feburary 10, 2013 begins the Year of the Black Water Snake

The Chinese calendar is based on solar and lunar cycles and thus the new year falls on a different day of the Western solar calendar each year. This Chinese year, the year 4701, begins on January 22nd. Each year is designated by one of 12 animals in the Chinese calendar.

Check below to find the year you were born.

 

Year Animal Sign Element Aspect
1912 Rat Water + Yang
1913 Ox Water – Yin
1914 Tiger Wood + Yang
1915 Rabbit Wood – Yin
1916 Dragon Fire + Yang
1917 Snake Fire – Yin
1918 Horse Earth + Yang
1919 Sheep Earth – Yin
1920 Monkey Metal + Yang
1921 Rooster Metal – Yin
1922 Dog Water + Yang
1923 Pig Water – Yin
1924 Rat Wood + Yang
1925 Ox Wood – Yin
1926 Tiger Fire + Yang
1927 Rabbit Fire – Yin
1928 Dragon Earth + Yang
1929 Snake Earth – Yin
1930 Horse Metal + Yang
1931 Sheep Metal – Yin
1932 Monkey Water + Yang
1933 Rooster Water – Yin
1934 Dog Wood + Yang
1935 Pig Wood – Yin