1948 Chinese Zodiac - Earth Rat

Which type of Rat are people born in 1948 Chinese Zodiac Year?

According to Chinese zodiac, 1948 is the year of the Rat. And based on Chinese Five Elements, it belongs to the Earth. So the Rat people born in 1948 are the Earth Rat.

As Chinese zodiac follows lunar calendar, this Earth Rat year is from February 5, 1948 to January 28, 1949. Those people who born from January 1 to February 4 in 1948 are Chinese zodiac Fire Pig.


Lucky Signs for 1948 Earth Rat

Lucky numbers: 2, 3

Lucky colors: blue, gold, green


2020 Horoscope for Earth Rat Born in 1948

The Rat people born in the year 1948 will have a good luck in 2020. As they are getting older, the career and wealth fortunes have been stabilized. But they have to pay attention to their physical health.

People with Chinese zodiac Rat born in 1948 are 71 years old. Most of them have retired from the work. For those who are still working their careers have been finalized, so as long as they can maintain their current working status. Their work situation may change in 2020. It is suggested that the Earth Rat take the initiative to strive for policies beneficial to themselves.

The Earth Rat will have a good wealth luck in their Chinese zodiac year. Retired Rat people are expected to receive a higher pension in 2020, while the Earth Rat who are still working will also get a large amount of income. However, they need to reduce their spending in daily life, and do not spend wastefully, otherwise they may not save much money at the end of the year.

The Rat people will not have a very good luck in their love relationship in 2020. The conflicts between married Earth Rat people and their spouse may increase, which will cause tensions to family relationship. They should better calm down first and communicate with their lover in a good manner and do not be impulsive. Otherwise, their relationship may break up no matter how stable it was. Single Rats may still be unable to find their loved ones in 2020, so it is better to wait patiently.

The health fortune of the Rat born in 1948 is not very good. Affected by the fortune in 2020, the Earth Rat will be vulnerable to infirmity and illness. Besides, their physical condition at this age is definitely not as good as it was when they were young. Therefore, the Rat people should pay more attention to their health in 2020. If there are some minor ailments, it is better to treat them in time and go to the hospital for physical examination at irregular intervals.

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2021 Horoscope for Earth Rat Born in 1948

Most Earth Rat people born in 1948 has retired in the year of 2021. The Rat fortune in 2021 shows that it will be easy for them to get some honors or benefits on policy. If they have enough energy, they are suggested to start own business, which may bring small achievements to them. 

The love life between they and their partners will be stable in the whole year. Even if there are several quarrels, it won’t influence the relationship a lot. When meeting difficulties in daily life, they are suggested to solve them together. 

In 2021, Earth Rat people should pay much attention on the health situation. The chances of getting sick will be higher than last year. Generally speaking, people at this age need to take physical examinations regularly. Maybe some of them may often fall into loneliness and irritability. At this time, they need to find suitable ways to relieve stress and maintain a good attitude.

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Personality Traits of the 1948 Chinese Zodiac Rat

People born in 1948 Chinese zodiac Earth Rat year are always very realistic. Therefore, they generally do not gamble or speculate. They always keep their promise and hope that the same would be true for those who dealt with them. In addition, they have strong environmental adaptability and outstanding ability to adapt to changes easily.

However, paying too much attention to reality will make people feel that they are selfish and stingy. Moreover, they are often self-righteous and like to demand others with their own standards and ideas. They are foolhardy and lack long-term vision in doing things.

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Most of the people born in 1948 year of Chinese zodiac Rat have retired at home. But they are likely to gain more fame if those who have worked in officialdom, scientific research or education and culture, most of the fame come from their former disciples or successors who have inherited their skills. For Rat people who want to achieve more in their career, it is suggested that they do not put too much pressure on themselves. They can also help the younger generations to make progress.

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In their old age, their financial fortunes have tended to be in a balanced state and will not fluctuate any more. The wealth accumulated before enabled them to lead a relatively stable life in their later years. Due to the change of policy, their pension will also be increased. Moreover, they will also receive additional government subsidies and money from their children. But the elderly need to guard against being cheated. Health products must be bought at regular pharmacies if needed.

Love and Relationships

The Earth Rat will live a relatively happy life in the rest of their lives. Through decades of getting along with their spouses, their feelings have become very strong and their children are also very filial. However, they should better get rid of nagging, do not interfere too much in children's affairs, because they have their own way of handling things. They can travel with their lover to accompany them more if circumstances permit.

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Generally speaking, they will live a pretty healthy life. However, with the growth of age, they must prevent the occurrence of senile diseases, such as cerebrovascular diseases, heart diseases and tumor diseases and so on. When exercising, they should do what they can and do not overdo it. Be careful not to fall when walking. Furthermore, it is very necessary to go to the hospital regularly for physical examination.

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