The most creative sign in the Chinese zodiac, those born in the Year of the Sheep (also known as the Year of the Ram1
or Goat) are often artistic2
, sensitive, sweet and charming.
Shy by nature, Sheep are not the most practical of people and, although well-mannered, they may occasionally suffer from "hoof-in-mouth disease" by saying the wrong thing at the wrong time. Still, with their considerable charm and innocence3
, Sheep never lack for protective friends and admirers. This is especially so among family members, to whom they are strongly attached.
Famous people born in the Year of the Sheep: Jane Austen, Boris Becker, Jamie Foxx, Mel Gibson, Franz Liszt, Michelangelo, Michael Owen, Mark Twain, Rudolph Valentino, Barbara Walters, Bruce Willis, Orville Wright.