December 16 Birthdays

December 16, Sagittarius

Understand better the astrology meanings of December 16 birthdays together with some details about the associated zodiac sign that is Sagittarius. Amongst the aspects you can learn about there are birthday personality characteristics, positive and negative traits as well as Sagittarius love compatibility and numerology.

December 16 Personality Traits

Positive traits: Natives born on December 16 birthdays are frank, generous and honest. They are empathic people by nature, always ready to jump and help others. These Sagittarius natives are frank and quick to react and speak their minds.

Negative traits: Sagittarius people born on December 16 are unpractical, inconsiderate and extremist. They are inconsistent people who don't seem to respect their promises or to attend to things they said they would. Another weakness of Sagittarians is that they are extremist in some of their principles and don't like to conform to norms.

Likes: Occasions to give advices or offer moral support.

Hates: Being asked to do something as they are not compliant.

Lesson to learn: How to accept defeat as part of any competition and acknowledge there's this concept called fair play.

Life challenge: Being organized.

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December 16, Sagittarius

Astrological symbol: The Archer is defined as the symbol for Sagittarius natives whom are thought to be individual with high expectations and inquisitive natures. This astrological connection matches those born between November 22 and December 21, according to the tropical astrology.

Modality: Mutable is the modality that applies to Sagittarius horoscope natives and is the third modality to appear. This defines an adaptable and confident individual who easily has his way around people.

Element: Fire is the first astrological element and is said to lend characteristics to Sagittarius people. This power of nature suggests power, strength and warmth.

Ruling house: The ninth represents the astrological house for the Sagittarius people born under this astrological sign. The ninth space in the zodiac symbolizes education and knowledge.

Ruling planet: Jupiter is the astrological planet that applies for the Sagittarius astrology natives. This planet is used in the zodiac as representative for building and fortune.

Lucky numbers: 5, 7, 11, 15 and 24 are the numbers thought to bring luck to those born under the December 16 birthday.

Lucky day: Thursday is the opportune day for these natives and is the weekday ruled by Jupiter, when Sagittarius identifies best with expansive flow of events.

Years of change: 17, 31, 38 and 45 are The change years that are said to be influential for those born under the December 16 horoscope.

December 16 Birthday Compatibility and Love

Sagittarius natives born on December 16 are sensitive and romantic lovers. They are free spirited and adventurous but they usually come to an understanding that they need the support of a real love connection so they will eventually settle for someone in life. They are idealistic, enthusiastic and hard to manage at times because of their eccentricities. They also tend to have high demands and expectations from their partners. They are passionate lovers as times but they can also turn in the cold shoulder any time they feel something is wrong.

Astrological compatibilities for these natives say that they are most compatible and find it easier to have a love relationship with Gemini (May 21- June 20). This air sign and this fire sign are a match that can go either way! A promise of great excitement and entertainment as both of you are endowed with livelihood. Gemini easily adapts to the demands of fiery Sagittarius, while the last enjoys the breath of fresh air provided by. However pay attention that the journey of life is not all made of distractions and adventures and stability is not the best feature of any of you two and this will lead to important argument if left undisputed. These natives are also compatible with the other Fire signs: Aries (March 21- April 19) and Leo (July 23- August 22). Sagittarius people are thought to have the least chances of getting along with Scorpio (October 23- November 21).

People born on the sixteenth day of the month are gentle and reserved lovers that would rather suffer from unrequited love than fight to win the heart of the one they love. Their relationships are likely to grow on friendships as they need time to know the person that stays beside them. Despite the fact that they are friendly and a generally happy person it is quite difficult for them to settle for someone, probably because they are expecting things to happen instead of making them happen. These persons are compatible with people born on the 1st, 2nd, 10th and 11th.

Lucky color

Purple is the color defined for December 16 and in general for Sagittarius natives.

Purple suggests spirituality, royalty, purpose and good judgment. This zodiac color should be used in objects that surround the natives.

Those with purple as sign color are easily interested in all kinds of things and are in a constant search for knowledge. Most children prefer purple to other colors. It is a good color to surround yourself with when you need to meditate and have some peace of mind.

Other colors for Sagittarius people are pink and blue.


Turquoise is the birthstone defined for December 16 and in general for Sagittarius natives.

Turquoise is a precious material that denotes achievement and celebrity. This zodiac birthstone could be used in accessories and bracelets.

It is said to focus positive energies on easing communication between more than two people. Ancient Egyptians considered this a stone of life. This is one of the gemstones that is quite plentiful and available in a wide range of sizes.

Another birthstone considered beneficial for Sagittarius natives is Quartz. It symbolizes purity and openness.


Narcissus is the flower defined for December 16 and in general for Sagittarius natives.

Narcissus suggests loyalty and trustworthiness. This zodiac flower should be used in decorations and other accessories.

It is the flower of the wise and of those who love to learn and evolve. This plant can be found during spring time.

Other flowers representative for Sagittarius are Geranium and Ginger.


The lucky metal for those born under the December 16 is Tin.

Tin is known to represent evolution, knowledge and innovation. This zodiac metal should be used in bracelets and other accessories.

Tin is said to influence way people react to external stimuli and enhances investigation and observation. In allayment with copper can form bronze.

Another metal considered beneficial for Sagittarius natives is Silver.

Statistics and famous birthdays for December 16

December 16 is the 350th day of the year or the 351st day in leap years, in the Gregorian Calendar.

Famous birthdays on December 16

- Catherine of Aragon, 1st wife of Henry VIII in 1485.

- Charles Edward Horsley: Composer in 1822.

- George Santayana: Spain - Philosopher - poet - humanist (Last Puritan) in 1863.

- Edward Morris Bernstein: Economist in 1904.

- Udom Patpongsiri: Property developer in 1916.

- Joe Farrell: Rocker in 1937.

- Adriaan van Dis: Dutch TV host - writer (Promised Country) in 1946.

- Maruschka Detmers: Schoonebeek, Holland - Actress (Devil in the Flesh) in 1962.

- Melanie Smith: Pennsylvania - Actress (Emily-As the World Turns) in 1962.

- Chris Jones: Utica, New York - Outfielder (NY Mets) in 1965.

Birthday calendar, December 16

- Big Tea Party in Boston Harbor Indians welcome in 1773.

- Anton Dvorak's '"New World Symphony'" premieres in 1893.

- Great White Fleet sails from Hampton Downs on it's World Cruise in 1907.

- South Pole First reached by Norwegian Roald Amundsen in 1911.

- Gemini VI returns to Earth in 1965.

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Birthday Numerology for December 16

In numerology, the number for December 16 birthday is 7. Number 7 are introspective and practical. Perfectionists, reserved lovers of solitude and peace, introspective and intuitive they prefer not to show their strong personalities. The letters associated with numerology 7 are g, p, y and the vibration is reflection. This number is ruled by the planet Neptune and by the card of the chariot.

Those with birthdays belonging to December are relaxed, attractive and affectionate. Career choices for these natives include engineer, economist, contractor and broker. The December name comes from the Latin "decem" while the most known symbols are Turquoise and Zircon as gemstones and Narcissus as a plant. The numerology for the month of December is 3. Three in numerology reveals support and intuition. These individuals are said to be lucky and enthusiastic.

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