1973 Chinese Zodiac - Water Ox

Which type of Ox are people born in 1973 Chinese Zodiac year?

According to Chinese zodiac, 1973 is the year of the Ox, and it belongs to the Water based on Chinese Five Elements. So the people born in 1973 is the Water Ox.

Chinese calendar follows lunar calendar. In Gregorian calendar, people born from February 3, 1973 to January 22, 1974 are the Water Ox, those who born from January 1 to February 2 in 1973 are Water Rat. 

Lucky Signs for 1973 Water Ox

 Lucky Numbers: 1, 4

 Lucky Colors: blue, yellow

2022 Horoscope for Water Ox Born in 1973

According to Ox luck prediction in 2022, they would have a good fortune this year after experiencing the downturn of Ben Ming Nian in 2021. In the work, they can make some breakthroughs and are full of motivation. With the help of lucky stars this year, they will attract many like-minded people around them, so that they can achieve better development in their career.

The overall wealth situation would also change into a better stage in 2022, especially for people whose economic conditions are not stable. Their income would be increased, whether it is salary or investments. Some of them will be able to pay off debts smoothly and never have to bear economic shortage. Moreover, after having a certain amount of wealth and earning ability, they will become energetic and full of self-confidence.

The fortune of love life will not fluctuate much in 2022. Although most people are married and have children, they can still create some small surprises to maintain a harmonious married life. They need to be self-disciplined and pay attention to their manner of speaking. Putting more energy in their own small family, and don’t have intimate contact with other opposite sex. 

In general, their health won’t be particularly ideal this year. When health problems occur, go to hospital in time. Although they always look full of energy, there are often hidden healthy problems in their bodies. In addition, there are still many opportunities for business trips this year, so that they must pay special attention to travel safety. In ordinary life, they are suggested to take more physical exercises and keep the healthy life timetable.

 See more about Ox Fortune in 2022

Personality Traits of the 1973 Chinese Zodiac Water Ox

People with Chinese zodiac Ox born in 1973 are diligent, competent, dependable and kind. They are very capable of managing their emotions appropriately. They are right-thinking people and like to help others who are in trouble. They are very patient and careful in doing things and are not easily influenced by others or the environment.

However, most of the Water Ox are tough and irritable, and often screw up things even if they have a kind heart. They are kind of stubborn, and rarely listen to others’ opinions. They lack humor and enthusiasm, and are not good at communication.

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The career fortune for the 1973 Water Ox is not very stable. For office workers, they may not be taken seriously by leaders because they do not know how to show themselves. It is suggested that they should learn to show themselves more and strive for more business trips so that leaders can discover their talents.

For entrepreneurs, it is suggested to accumulate some experiences before starting a business, which is easier to succeed than starting a business directly.

 See more about Ox's Best Business and Career Fields, Best Jobs and Working Partners



They have a pretty good fortune luck in their lives. For office workers, although their career is not stable enough, the salary is relatively good. If they learn how to show themselves well in career, their salary will be higher.

For entrepreneurs, they may not make lots of money at early time. However, if they can find and grasp the business opportunities, they will make a lot of money, live a rich life thereafter and leave much fortune for their children.


Love and Relationships

There are seldom surprises and setbacks in their love lives. When they are single, there are many admirers and they can easily find the right person.

After getting married, they may neglect their partners because they are so busy with their careers, leading to frequent quarrels. It is suggested that they spend more time with their lovers and be patient when they have conflicts with them.

 See more about Ox's Love Compatibility



Their physical condition will not have much problem, but they may suffer from minor illnesses. Therefore, they should get rid of the bad habits like playing mobile phones for long time and staying up late. If they feel uncomfortable, they’d better go to hospital at once. They are also advised to have regular physical examinations.

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- Last modified on Feb. 11, 2022 -
Questions & Answers on 1973 Chinese Zodiac - Water Ox
Asked by Fay from QATAR | May. 04, 2022 04:06Reply
Is there is a chance to merry
I born on 1973 July 31
I never had any relationship I was busy with my carrier and studying
Wondering if there will be any chance to get my soul!!
Asked by Carol from UNITED STATES | May. 11, 2021 18:00Reply
Will I ever marry?
Born May 7, 1973. Will I ever meet someone I'm compatible with and get married?
Answers (6)
Answered by Carter | May. 17, 2021 01:19

You are born with Chinese zodiac Ox sign. It's predicted that July and November would be auspicious months for your love life. You should catch the opportunities timely.
Answered by Hajin | May. 17, 2021 05:23

Will i find my lifetime partner? Born October 4, 1973
Answered by Carter | May. 23, 2021 18:20

According to the prediction, July, October and November would be auspicious months for you to find a soul mate. Good luck!
Answered by Dan | Nov. 25, 2021 13:50

I’ll marry you - you are loved
Answered by Ja | Jan. 26, 2022 09:10

I am also looking for good partner (Female)
Answered by Phil | Feb. 11, 2022 23:14

Me too! Oct 4, 1973
Asked by Priscilla Moke from AUSTRALIA | Apr. 18, 2021 03:10Reply
Ox Female born 16 August 1973 New Zealand.
Will I ever marry?
Answers (1)
Answered by Natalie | Apr. 19, 2021 00:24

Yes, you should have more confidence about yourself. The prediction shows that you would have a large chance to fall in love with someone this year. If the relationship goes well, then you will get married in the near future.
Asked by Joana from USA | Feb. 24, 2021 01:23Reply
Change or no change
Born in 4/23/73 8:20 pm. Hong Kong. Is this year a good year to start a new business or continue the same as last year.
Answers (1)
Answered by April | Feb. 28, 2021 20:20

It shows that you may face more challenges and chances this year. In addition, you would meet several lucky stars which can bring some good luck for you.
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