Zodiac Sign Guide 

By Abby N.

Many people don’t believe zodiac signs are true or accurate. According to Gigi from 8th grade, “I think they are somewhat true but you shouldn’t rely on them completely. I hate those people who say, ‘We can’t be friends because you’re an Aries or something like that.’” 

The 12 Zodiac Signs 

  1. Aries: Aries is a fire sign and the ruling planet is Mars. Birthdays go from March 21 to April 19. They are passionate, motivated, and confident. They can be aggressive and frustrated easily. The most compatible signs for Aries are Leo, Libra, and Sagittarius. One Aries actor is Emma Watson.
  2. Taurus: Taurus is an Earth element that rules the planet Venus. They are stubborn and sensual but down to earth. Birthdays go from April 20 to May 21. They are compatible with Scorpio, Virgo, and Capricorn. Queen Elizabeth was a Taurus. 
  3. Gemini: Gemini is an Air element and rules the planet Mercury. They are known for being two-faced and playfully social. Birthdays go from May 21 to June 21. They are most compatible with Aquarius and Libra. Marylin Monroe was a Gemini. 
  4. Cancer: Cancer is a water sign and rules the Moon. Birthdays go from June 21 to July 22. Cancers are clingy to their close friends and relationships. They also are very grounded people and loyal. They are compatible with Pisces and Scorpio. Princess Diana was a Cancer. 
  5. Leo: Leo is a fire sign that rules the planet Sun. Birthdays go from July 23 to August 22. They are confident, dramatic, and big-hearted. They are compatible with Aries, Leo, and Sagittarius. Jennifer Lopez is a Leo. 
  6. Virgo: Virgo is an Earth sign and rules the planet Mercury. Birthdays go from August 22 to September 22. Virgos are humble and practical but also anxious. They are compatible with Scorpio, Capricorn, Taurus, and Cancer. Michael Jackson was a Virgo. 
  7. Libra: Libra is an Air sign and they rule the planet Venus. Birthdays go from September 22 to October 22. They are charming and beautiful, and they like to make peace with others. They are compatible with Gemini, Aquarius, and other Libras. Kim Kardashian is a Libra. 
  8. Scorpio: Scorpio is a water sign and rules the planet Venus. Birthdays go from October 23 to November 21. They are emotional and can be harsh at times. They are compatible with Cancer, Pisces, Capricorn, Virgo, and Taurus. Leonrdo DiCaprio is a Scorpio. 
  9. Sagittarius: Sagittarius (Sag) is a fire sign and they rule the planet Jupiter. Birthdays go from November 21 to December 21. They are optimistic, funny, and intellectual. They usually get along with Aries and Leo but can be compatible with Aquarius. Taylor Swift is a Sagittarius. 
  10. Capricorn: Capricorns are an earth sign and they rule the planet Saturn. Birthdays go from December 22 to January 19. They are faithful, trustworthy, and loyal. They also can be controlling and can be toxic in relationships. They are compatible with Virgo and Taurus. Elvis Presley was a Capricorn. 
  11. Aquarius (The best sign according to the author): Aquarius is an air sign and rules the planet Uranus. Birthdays go from January 19 to February 18. They are innovative, progressive, and shamelessly revolutionary. They can also be stubborn at times. They are mostly compatible with Libra and Gemini. Harry Styles is an Aquarius. 
  12. Pisces: Pisces is a water sign and they rule the planet Neptune. Birthdays go from February 19 to March 20. They are sensitive and emotionally aware. They also can be overly emotional and fall in love easily. Albert Einstein was a Pisces.