The Monkey is an erratic genius. Monkeys are clever and skillful when making financial deals. They are cheerful, skillful, curious, and inventive, but they may drive people away by talking too much and being contemptuous of others. Their weakness lies in their tendency to be erratic and inconsistent. The time between 3 and 5 P.M. is the Monkey Hours.

Monkey is the ninth animal that appears in the Vietnamese zodiac signs. Orderly, the 12 zodiac animals are Rat, Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Goat, Monkey, Rooster, Dog, and Pig. A Monkey year happens every 12 years. People in Monkey year are born in 1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016, 2028…Vietnamese Zodiac Signs - The Monkey

The Personality of a Monkey Zodiac Sign

As looking like a human, the monkey is considered as a smart and flexible creature. Thus, the people born in the Monkey year possess excellent skills and intellects; they can become good leaders. During childhood, they have developed their talents, won prizes, and recognized by their teachers and parents. Mostly, they are physically healthy. Monkey people not only enjoy their great fortune from when they are young until their late. Besides, they have the ability to manage the money, so they can live a full life without concern about food and clothing. However, these people are a bit quick-tempered, which may prevent them from achieving success. They are advised to be patient, considerate, and thoughtful of everyone.

According to the astrology, different periods of a day by the time the Monkey people born could significantly affect their personalities and fortune:

Those born in the morning are kind and polite to others as they do not want to hurt and push them forward. They can show a good concentration in their work. However, they prefer taking more time on hobbies to working, so they are likely to give up their job just to pursue their interests. They are also fond of participating in social works and having many friends but they have few close friends.

The Monkey people born at noon are incredibly smart. They view things with their sharp eyes and predictive power. The Monkey men are outgoing, active while the women are good-tempered and independent.

Those who are born in the evening are trustworthy and faithful, which makes them get high appreciation from the supervisor. In fortune, they may have some obstacles in the early youth, but the situation becomes better from their middle age.

The Health Condition of the Monkey Zodiac Sign

Monkeys are quite healthy. As the hard-working people, the Monkeys may catch some health problems related to circulatory systems such as heart attack or diabetes. They spend a lot of time working, so they are advised to save their energy and take breaks during their busy working life. When they participate in outdoor activities like driving or traveling, they should pay much attention to safety.

Which Careers are Best-suited for Monkey Zodiac Sign

Having been faithful and hard-working, Monkeys cannot be undermined by tough working environments. They are adaptable to any kind of works given. Thus, top career choices for them are film directing, salesman, jewelry makers, scientist, stock market broker, engineer, or bankers.

film director suits monkey zodiac sign

How to Build Relationships with Monkeys?

In any relationship, Monkeys often get bored easily, so they don’t want to settle down so quickly. However, if they find a perfect partner, the can make a firm commitment as possible as they can. Everyone is able to make friends with Monkeys as they are social and love to talk.

Five Types of Monkey Zodiac Sign

There are five sacred elements in the universe which are Metal, Wood, Water, Fire, and Earth. Each zodiac sign has a close relationship with those elements, and a combination of one element and one animal occurs every 60 years. As a result, there are five types of Monkey with particular features as below:

TypesYears of BirthPersonality Traits
Wood Monkey1944, 2004Aspirational, dynamic, responsible in work
Fire Monkey1956, 2016Bright, intense, daring, business-minded.
Earth Monkey1908, 1968Serious and practical, industrious, and thrifty.
Metal Monkey1920, 1980Courageous, determined, cunning, confident, and persuasive.
Water Monkey1932, 1992Good at leadership skills, vital but arrogant

Famous People Born in Years of Monkey

Leonardo da Vinci, George Gordon Byron, Charles Dickens, Yao Ming, Tom Hanks, Will Smith, Celine Dion, Christina Aguilera, Elizabeth Taylor, Truman, Diana Ross, Alice Walker, Michael Douglas, Daniel Craig, Mick Jagger, Julius Caesar, Owen Wilson, Bette Davis, Annie Oakley, Eleanor Roosevelt, Betsy Ross, Halle Berry, Cuba Gooding Jr., Gisele Bundchen, Nick Carter, Kim Cattrell.

leonardo de vinci was born in the year of monkey