Happy Chinese New Year 2018!
February 16, 2018 marks the start of the Year of the Earth Dog in the Chinese zodiac.
According to the zodiac analysis, people born in the Year of the Dog are usually independent, sincere, loyal and decisive.
They are not afraid of difficulties in daily life and usually enjoy harmonious relationships with other people.
Their strengths include being valiant, loyal, responsible, clever, courageous and lively, but like all other zodiac signs they also have their weaknesses.
Dog people tend to be over-sensitive, conservative, stubborn and highy emotional.
Famous dogs include Winston Churchill, Benjamin Franklin, Bill Clinton, Herbert Hoover, Golda Meir, Voltaire, Marcel Proust, George Gershwin, Jane Goodall, Socrates, Prince William, Michael Jackson, Madonna, Mariah Carey and Jennifer Lopez.
Other famous hounds are Anna Paquin, Ellen DeGeneres, Kirsten Dunst, LeAnn Rimes, Queen Latifah, Shirley McLaine, Susan Sarandon, Uma Thurman and Andre Agassi.
Confucius was born in the dog year, as was Li Yuan (the first emperor of the Tang Dynasty 618 – 907) and Zhou Enlai (the first Premier of the Peope's Republic of China.
Wonder what year Snoop Dogg was born in?