|Year of the Dragon|
The attributes of people born in the Year of the Dragon – said to be the luckiest of all Chinese zodiac years in which to be born – are many. This is what some say: Magnanimous, stately, vigorous, strong, self-assured, proud, noble, direct, dignified, eccentric, intellectual, fiery, passionate, decisive, pioneering, artistic, generous, loyal. HOWEVER - they can also be tactless, arrogant, imperious, tyrannical, demanding, intolerant, dogmatic, violent, impetuous, brash.
These were all 'dragon-year' babies:
John Lennon (1940): Singer-songwriter and a founding member of The Beatles.
Salvador Dali (1904): Eccentric and highly talented painter and sculptor.
Che Guevara (born 1928): The Argentine-born revolutionary.
Vladimir Putin (born 1952): Russian prime minister.
Russell Crowe (born 1964): Academy Award-winning actor.
Martin Luther King Jr. (born 1929): The youngest man to receive the Nobel Peace Prize.
Can you think of any others? Please make this list grow.
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