May 26 Zodiac Birthday Signs – Your perceptive mind and easygoing charm add to your multitalented personality. You like to familiarize yourself with situations before pledging a commitment, but once you give your word you are likely to take your responsibilities seriously. Once you have decided on a goal, it is important to find people who can encourage and assist you in your gradual rise to success.

With the influence of Mercury in the first decanate of Gemini, you may enjoy sharing your ideas and unique vision with others and are likely to be curious about many subjects. Since you get straight to the core of issues and enjoy communication, you have the potential to develop innate writing skills as well as possible musical or creative talents. When you synthesize your imaginative and realistic approaches to life, you can make your dreams a reality.

Your home is likely to play a strong part in your life security, and you may be willing to make big sacrifices for those you love. Hampered by a great love of ease and comfort, you must be careful of losing focus or giving up under stress. At the other extreme, once you decide to use your sense of strategy and self-discipline, you can be very determined, hardworking, and tenacious. It is advisable to undertake some form of regular physical exercise to prevent any tendencies toward inertia or a buildup of anger.

Having a strong foundation or home to build from starts to have more importance in your life after the age of twenty-six, when your progressed Sun moves into Cancer. This also highlights your personal emotional needs and continues until around the age of fifty-six, when your progressed Sun enters Leo. This will magnify your confidence and strength and enable you to become more powerful in public situations.

Work & Vocation

Although you do not appear particularly ambitious, your quick mind enables you to comprehend situations easily and aids you in whatever career you choose. It may be necessary to discipline yourself to avoid scattering your energies, and when concentrated you are likely to succeed in careers that make the most of your mental potential, such as in teaching or writing. If in business, your ability to be a good conversationalist can help you in the world of sales or customer service. Alternatively, you may prefer a career in the arts, the theater, or music. Since you are likely to be good with your hands, you may be able to use this skill in a creative or practical way. An innate compassion and understanding of human nature may lead you to careers such as counselor or advisor and help you raise money for good causes.

Famous people born on your birthday include musician Stevie Nicks, actors John Wayne and James Arness, and singers Peggy Lee and Hank Williams Jr.


With a number 26 birthday, you have a pragmatic approach to life, executive ability, and a good business sense. Usually responsible, with a natural aesthetic sense and a love of home, you need to build a solid foundation or find real stability. Often a tower of strength for others, you are willing to support friends, family members, and relatives who turn to you in time of need. You may nevertheless need to guard against materialistic tendencies and a desire to control situations or people. The subinfluence of the number 5 month indicates that you need stability and security. You should, however, learn to let go of the past and reject what is of no value. You want to express your thoughts and creative ideas in an individual way. Maintaining your standards and being responsible yet flexible help you to overcome obstacles or a tendency to worry. A need to be popular suggests that you have many friends.

Positive: creative, practical, caring, responsible, proud of family, enthusiasm, courage

Negative: stubborn, rebellious, unstable relationships, unenthusiastic, lack of persistence, instability

Love & Relationships

Idealistic and sensitive, with dramatic emotional power, you are romantic with strong feelings. Although you need love and affection, stability and security may be prerequisites that you cannot relinquish. Often charming and friendly, you love socializing and creative pursuits that can fire your imagination. However, guard against tendencies to be overly emotional, insecure, or demanding when events do not meet with your approval. You are attracted by intelligent people who inspire you to use your natural sense of structure to enable you to achieve your goals. Creative outlets release your tension and draw like-minded people toward you.


You might find emotional fulfillment and that special someone among those born on the following days.

Love & friendship: Jan. 8, 18, 22, Feb. 16, 20, Mar. 14, 18, 28, Apr. 12, 16, 26, May 10, 14, 24, June 8, 12, 22, July 6, 10, 20, 29, Aug. 4, 8, 18, 27, 30, Sept. 2, 6, 16, 20, 25, 28, Oct. 4, 14, 23, 26, 30, Nov. 2, 12, 21, 24, 28, Dec. 10, 19, 22, 26, 28

Beneficial: Jan. 6, 10, 25, 30, Feb. 4, 8, 23, 28, Mar. 2, 6, 21, 26, Apr. 4, 19, 24, May 2, 17, 22, June 15, 20, 30, July 13, 18, 28, Aug. 11, 16, 26, Sept. 9, 14, 24, Oct. 7, 12, 22, Nov. 5, 10, 20, Dec. 3, 8, 18

Challenging: Jan. 13, 29, 31, Feb. 11, 27, 29, Mar. 9, 25, 27, Apr. 7, 23, 25, May 5, 21, 23, June 3, 19, 21, July 1, 17, 19, Aug. 15, 17, Sept. 13, 15, Oct. 11, 13, Nov. 9, 11, Dec. 7, 9

Soul mates: Jan. 6, 25, Feb. 4, 23, Mar. 2, 21, Apr. 19, May 17, June 15, July 13, Aug. 11, Sept. 9, Nov. 7, Dec. 5