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

2022 Horoscope for Metal Ox Born in 1961

In 2022, most Ox people have already retired. They no longer need to be busy with work and struggle for a livelihood. So at this stage, they can enjoy life at a leisurely pace. However, due to the particularity of their professions, some people born with Chinese zodiac Ox sign may still struggle in the workplace. Fortunately, their career luck would be better. Coupled with their rich work experience and interpersonal relationship, many things will go smoothly this year, and they will also receive respect and support from others at work.

Ox people at this age have always been diligent and thrifty, so that they have a relatively low desire to consume. There are not many situations for them to spend money in daily life. In this way, there will be a lot of savings and wealth on their hand. But for those who don’t have a pension, please do not be too anxious. Most of their children have already married and started enviable careers, who can give them some material support. In addition, they can do some odd jobs at ordinary times, so the financial situation won’t be in straitened circumstances.

Singles can meet their soul mates in the year of Tiger. Those who have partners can consolidate the relationship and obtain happy marriage. People with Ox sign have a heavy sense of responsibility, but their tempers are sometimes stubborn and irritable. Thus, showing more understanding and patience in love relationship is crucial. In this way, the relationship will be more harmonious, and they can get along well with fewer disputes.

Some Ox people would face several discomforts in health. Fortunately, the problems won’t be particularly serious. As long as they seek medical treatment in time, many discomforts can be relieved. If they have a plan to go out this year, make a detailed plan in advance. At the same time, it is best to travel with their family members or friends. Do not go out alone. Also, they must pay special attention to travel safety, especially for those who drive the car. Please obey the traffic rules; do not drive when feel fatigued or under the influence of alcohol.

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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.

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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 Dec. 17, 2021 -
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