According to the Chinese Zodiac, those born in the year of 1979 are born under the sign of the earth sheep. The earth sheep is a very noble, kind, and gentle sign. However, they can also be stubborn, pessimistic, and emotional, which can lead them into a mess of health issues and problems in the future. Here, we will give the 1979 year of the Chinese Zodiac a quick overview to help you better understand yourself and your actions.
1979 Year of the Chinese Zodiac Earth Sheep Overview
- Lucky numbers: 1 and 6
- Colors: Green and black
- Element: Earth
- Past sheep years: 1919, 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, and 2015
- Next sheep year: 2027
The 1979 earth sheep is much different than other sheep. They are soft-hearted, sweet, and pure. This is the type of person that just seems too innocent for this world. On top of that, the earth sheep are honest, persistent, and hard-working people. Once they set a goal for themselves, they do not give up (despite what others around them may say), and this makes them greatly admirable.
On the other hand, the earth sheep is insecure, stubborn, and vain. They tend to naturally assume the worst of people and of experiences and focus on the negative side of life. This can lead to a plethora of emotional troubles that are likely to last a lifetime. They also tend to be shy and overthink every choice they make. While analyzing all sides of a situation is good, the sheep takes it to the point of emotional buildup and breakdown, which is something they will need to work on if they want to be happy in their life. You can read more about the earth sheep’s personality in the article, “Sheep/Goat Personality and Characteristics” by TravelChinaGuide.com.
Careers for the Earth Sheep
- Best career: Art, building, designing, painting, music, or writing
When it comes to careers, the earth sheep have a natural artistic eye and a passion for creativity. These souls would best excel in any career that involves creation. This could be building, painting, playing music, or writing. Working a job such as this would help the earth sheep express themselves and put their emotional troubles to use through art. Overall, they are their happiest self when they create something with their hands and should never work a job doing anything less.
The Earth Sheep in Love
- Most compatible match: Pig, rabbit, or horse
- Least compatible match: Dog, ox, or tiger
Next, when it comes to their love life, the earth sheep is shy, timid, and insecure. They are definitely not the one to make the first move, but they tend to fall quickly when someone advances on them. The earth sheep is also naturally charismatic, even if they’re shy, and tend to naturally pull people in. This draws in partners of all kinds and can take the sheep on a bit of a whirl throughout their life. However, if you choose to be with an earth sheep, be wary of their frequent need for affection and reassurance. While it may seem tedious, the sheep is one of the kindest signs of the Chinese Zodiac and will offer you a plethora of happiness in your life if you do so.
In conclusion, the 1979 year of the Chinese Zodiac earth sheep is a sweet, gentle, and loving sign, unlike any other. Even though they may struggle with anxiety, insecurity, and depression, their heart is pure. Their intentions are always to make the world a better place. So, if you have an earth sheep in your life, cherish and love them like no other. They are truly the biggest treasure of the Chinese Zodiac.
Alternatively, if you are a sheep sign but weren’t born in 1979, you may be born under a different element. Be sure to check out our article, “1955 Chinese Wood Sheep Overview” and our other sheep articles to find your correct horoscope and corresponding year.