1961 Chinese Zodiac - Metal Ox

Which type of Ox are people born in 1961 Chinese zodiac year?

In Chinese zodiac, 1961 is the Ox year, and according to Chinese Five Elements, the Ox people born in this year belong to Metal Ox. Different from westerners, Chinese people follows lunar calendar. To make it clear according to Gregorian calendar, people born from February 15, 1961 to February 4, 1962 are Metal Ox, and people born from January 1 to February 14 in 1961 belong to Metal Rat.

Lucky Signs for 1961 Metal Ox

 Lucky Numbers: 1, 4

 Lucky Colors: blue, yellow, green


2019 Horoscope for Metal Ox Born in 1961

The 2019 horoscope is pretty smooth for 1961 Metal Ox.

In 2019, they can make great progress in their personal career, and they will be greatly valued by the leaders in the company. Some important tasks will be assigned to them and they can improve their self-worth.

The Metal Ox can make some money in 2019. People who have been investing stocks for many years will get more profits. However, they should not put all their savings into the stock market. It they do so, they are more likely to lose a large amount of money.

Their love fortune in 2019 is very stable and their family is in general harmonious. For the female Metal Ox, they are busy in dealing with the problems for their children and on work, so they have little time to hang out with their husbands. For the male Metal Ox, they communicate with their wives less because of busy investment. They should go out to play with their partners in their spare time, which can enhance mutual feelings.

They are relatively healthy in 2019. But they will also suffer from some minor diseases. They must pay attention to food hygiene and wash their hands before eating, and food that has gone bad must not be eaten. Diabetics should eat more coarse grains and do not touch foods with rich sugar. People who like smoking and drinking should better quit smoking and drinking and exercise more in daily life.

2020 Horoscope for Metal Ox Born in 1961

The Ox have great luck in wealth in 2020. There is a great possibility for them to make great fortune form the stocks. But they may spend more money on their sons and daughters.

In the aspect of career, the people of the Zodiac Ox will perform very well in work. They may work more efficiently than others. 

The fortune in love and relationship is not good. They may quarrel with lovers and be in bad mood.  

In terms of health, they are suggested to give up smoking since they may easily get respiratory problems. Besides, they are suggested to dress properly according to weather and avoid going to places with large flow of people. 

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Personality Traits of the 1961 Chinese Zodiac Metal Ox

People born in 1961 year of the Ox are diligent, honest, gentle, and frank. They are very active, so they enjoy a busy life. They are loyal to their friends, and always believe that friends are more important than money. They have a strong will and can bear hard work. They are cautious and level-headed, with both feet on the ground.

But some of them are pessimists being silent and stubborn, and seldom listening to other’s opinions. They easily gets excited. They are lack of resource in any emergency, and are not good at expressing themselves and communicating with others.

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The overall career fortune is not very good. For office workers, they must make more efforts than others if they want to succeed. It is easy for them to quarrel with their leaders and colleagues due to their stubborn character. So they have to learn how to get along well with others to make great achievements. For entrepreneurs, they have to stick to their career and can finally make achievements in their fields.

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Influence by their career, it is hard for them to earn a considerable salary. But they can make some extra money through investing because of their great talent in investment. It is suggested to communicate more with professionals before investing, and to learn how to avoid risks.

Love and Relationships

The Metal Ox born in 1961 have a good love fortune through their lives. It is suggested to travel more with their lovers, to enrich themselves and keep themselves a young mind forever.

 See more about Ox's Love Compatibility


Their health fortune is pretty good in their lives. As they grow older and older, they should focus on senile diseases such as dementia, hypertension, and cataract and so on. They also need to exercise regularly, and maintain a positive life attitude.

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- Last modified on Aug. 09, 2019 -
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