Famous People Born On April 12th

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The member of the Aries family born on April 12 should work on their demanding attitude as far as dealing with others is concerned. Being under the influence of the ruling planets of Jupiter and Mars, these individuals can be easily disappointed and they can at times be overly controlling, as well as demanding. As an Aries, it is natural to have high expectations of the world but the knowledge that people will be people and their flaws are normal, weighs heavy on the mind of this zodiac sign. Being ambitious is perfectly fine, but those born on the 12th must remember to understand and tolerate human frailties and not let themselves become too disappointed in life.

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Saoirse Ronan
(American-Born Irish Actress Known for Her Work in Period Dramas)
Saoirse Ronan
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Birth Year: 1994
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States

Saoirse Ronan is noted for her roles in period dramas since she was in her teens. Her breakthrough came when in 2007 she played a precocious teenager in the film Atonement. Since then she has acted in several successful movies. She’s also a stage artist and was featured by Forbes in two of their 30 Under 30 lists in 2016.

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Brendon Urie
(Lead Singer and Multi-Instrumentalist of the Pop Rock Band 'Panic! at the Disco')
Brendon Urie
33
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: St. George, Utah, United States

Singer, songwriter, and musician Brendon Urie is best known as the lead vocalist of the pop-rock band Panic! at the Disco. He started taking guitar classes while in high school and also joined a band. He has enjoyed considerable success with Panic! and also takes up projects as a solo artist. He launched the Highest Hopes Foundation in 2018.

 3 
Ed O’Neill
(Actor & Comedian Best Known for His Portrayal of 'Al Bundy' in the Fox Network Sitcom ‘Married...With Children’)
Ed O’Neill
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Birth Year: 1946
Birthplace: Youngstown, Ohio, United States
Footballer-turned-actor Ed O'Neill is best known for his Golden Globe-nominated role of Al Bundy in Married... with Children and his Emmy-nominated portrayal of Jay Pritchett in Modern Family. He was seen in the Wayne's World films and did voice-work in Finding Dory. He has a black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu.
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David Letterman
(Television Host and Producer Best Known for His Long-Running Talk Show ‘Late Show with David Letterman’)
David Letterman
24
Birth Year: 1947
Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Starting off as a radio weatherman, David Letterman has come a long way. He has been the longest-serving American late-night talk-show host and ranked 45th on TV Guide’s 50 Greatest TV Stars of All Time list. He later dabbled in production, with hit sitcoms such as Everybody Loves Raymond.

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Andy Garcia
(Actor and Director Best Known for His Films ‘Ocean's Eleven’ and ‘The Godfather Part III’)
Andy Garcia
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Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: Havana, Cuba
Andy García is best known for his Academy Award-nominated role of Vincent Mancini in The Godfather Part III and his Golden Globe-nominated role in the TV film For Love or Country: The Arturo Sandoval Story. He has also been part of the Ocean’s film franchise and the 2016 film Ghostbusters.
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Jennifer Morrison
(Actress and Director, Best Known for Her Role as ‘Dr. Allison Cameron’ in the Film ‘House')
Jennifer Morrison
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Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Former child model turned actress Jennifer Morrison gained international fame for her role in the medical drama series House. After beginning her career as a child model, she developed a love for acting. She studied at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company before taking up acting projects. She eventually ventured into direction, making her directorial debut in 2017.    

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Claire Danes
(Known for Her Performance in TV Series 'Homeland')
Claire Danes
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Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States

Claire Danes is best known for playing the role of a CIA agent in the popular television series Homeland, which ran from 2011 to 2020. However, her breakthrough role was as a 15-year-old in 1994-95 critically acclaimed television series, My So Called Life. She’s also acted in films like Terminator 3, The Hours, Les Miserables, Brokedown Palace and The Rainmaker.

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Tom Clancy
(American Author Best Known for His Novel ‘The Hunt for Red October’)
Tom Clancy
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Birth Year: 1947
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: October 1, 2013
Tom Clancy is best remembered for his espionage- and war-themed novels, many of which, such as The Hunt for Red October, The Sum of All Fears, and Clear and Present Danger, have been made into hit films. He was also a co-owner of the MLB team Baltimore Orioles
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Brooklyn Decker
(Actress, Model)
Brooklyn Decker
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Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Dayton, Ohio, United States

Brooklyn Decker is an American actress and model. One of the most popular models to pose for the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, Brooklyn Decker has also worked for Victoria's Secret. Not surprisingly, she has been featured on lists like Men's Health magazine's 100 Hottest Women of All-Time and Esquire's Sexiest Woman Alive.

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David Cassidy
(Actor & Singer Best Known for His Role of ‘Keith Partridge’ in the Musical Sitcom, ‘The Partridge Family’')
David Cassidy
2
Birth Year: 1950
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: November 21, 2017

Actor-singer and teen idol David Cassidy soared to fame with his iconic role of Keith Partridge in the long-running musical sitcom The Partridge Family. Known for hits such as Cherish and Daydreamer, he was often mobbed by girls in his youth. He spent his later life struggling with alcoholism and dementia.

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Katelyn Ohashi
(American Former Artistic Gymnast )
Katelyn Ohashi
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Birth Year: 1997
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
Artistic gymnast Katelyn Ohashi is a six-time All-American and a four-time USA Gymnastics' Junior National Team member. She won the 2011 Junior National Championship and the 2013 American Cup. A video of her perfect 10-winning routine at the 2019 Collegiate Challenge went viral on the internet, gaining her international fame.
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Tiny Tim
(Singer)
Tiny Tim
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Birth Year: 1932
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: November 30, 1996

Folk singer and ukulele artist Herbert Butros Khaury, better known as Tiny Tim, is remembered for his hits such as Tiptoe Through the Tulips. His album For All My Little Friends was nominated for a Grammy Award. He earned a star outside the Minneapolis nightclub First Avenue.

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Vince Gill
(Country Music Singer, Songwriter and Musician)
Vince Gill
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Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Norman, Oklahoma, United States

Vince Gill is an American multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter. He currently holds the record for the most number of Grammy Awards won by a male country music artist with 22 awards under his belt. He was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2007. Vince Gill also has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. 

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Henry Clay
(Political Leader)
Henry Clay
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Birth Year: 1777
Birthplace: Hanover County, Virginia, United States
Died: June 29, 1852

Henry Clay was an American statesman who represented Kentucky in the US House of Representatives as well as US Senate. Considered one of the most important political figures of his era, Clay helped found the Whig Party and the National Republican Party. He is also considered one of the greatest speakers in the history of the US House of Representatives.

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Shannen Doherty
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Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Shannen Doherty is an American actress who established herself in the entertainment industry after starting out as a child actress. Thanks to her bad-girl reputation, she was described by People magazine as the iconic Hollywood bad girl of the nineties. Shannen Doherty is also an avid animal rights activist and a patron of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society.

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Beverly Cleary
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Birth Year: 1916
Birthplace: McMinnville, Oregon, United States
Died: March 25, 2021
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Retta
(Stand-up Comedian)
Retta
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Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, U.S.
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Herbie Hancock
(Singer-songwriter, Bandleader, Conductor, Jazz musician, Keyboardist, Actor, Musician, Pianist, Film score composer)
Herbie Hancock
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Birth Year: 1940
Birthplace: Chicago
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Jessie James Decker
(Country Singer-songwriter Known for Her Album 'Jessie James')
Jessie James Decker
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Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Vicenza, Italy
Country and pop singer Jessica James Decker is known for her singles such as Wanted, Lights Down Low, and Boys in the Summer. She and her husband, NFL wide receiver Eric Decker, starred in their own reality show, Eric & Jessie: Game On. She owns a clothing line named Kittenish.
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Brian McFadden
(Original Member of the Boy Band 'Westlife' From 1998-2004)
Brian McFadden
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Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: Artane, Dublin, Ireland

Once the face of Irish boy band Westlife, Brian McFadden later went solo. Starting his career with live pop-RnB gigs in Dublin clubs, he later mastered soft rock, too. He was a judge on Australia's Got Talent and also participated in shows such as Dancing on Ice and The Jump.

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Eric Bailly
(Football player)
Eric Bailly
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Birth Year: 1994
Birthplace: Bingerville, Côte d’Ivoire
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Christina Moore
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Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: Palatine, Illinois, US
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Marley Shelton
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Birth Year: 1974
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

Active in Hollywood for over three decades, actress Marley Shelton made her debut as a teenager with a role in the film Grand Canyon. In the ensuing years, she became a popular name in both the TV and the film industries. She earned critical acclaim for her role in the independent drama film Decoding Annie Parker.

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Ann Miller
(Actress, Singer)
Ann Miller
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Birth Year: 1923
Birthplace: Chireno, Texas, United States
Died: January 22, 2004
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Rana Sanga
(Ruler of Mewar)
Rana Sanga
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Birth Year: 1484
Birthplace: Malwa
Died: March 17, 1527

Maharana Sangram Singh I, better known as Rana Sanga, is remembered in history as a fierce Rajput king of the Sisodia dynasty. He controlled modern-day Rajasthan, Gujarat, and MP, with Chittor as his capital. In his struggle for power, he had lost one arm and one eye, and was crippled for life.

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Matteo Berrettini
(Tennis player)
Matteo Berrettini
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Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: Rome, Italy

Matteo Berrettini is an Italian tennis player who is currently the best-ranked Italian according to the ATP Rankings. Matteo Berrettini created history in 2021 when he became the first Italian to reach a Wimbledon Championship final where he lost against the two-time defending champion Novak Djokovic. An aggressive player, Matteo Berrettini is known for his forehand, strong serve, and speed.

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Ilana Glazer
(Best Known for Her Comedy Central Series 'Broad City')
Ilana Glazer
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Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Long Island, New York, United States
Ilana Glazer gained fame with her appearance on the Comedy Central show Broad City, as Ilana Wexler. She was part of the 2017 movie Rough Night and launched her stand-up comedy special The Planet Is Burning in 2020. She is openly queer and is married to computational biologist David Rooklin.
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Jacob Zuma
(President of South Africa (2009-18))
Jacob Zuma
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Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Nkandla, South Africaa

Jacob Zuma is a South African politician and fourth president of South Africa. During his presidency, which lasted from 2009 to 2018, Zuma was accused of racketeering and corruption which ultimately led to his resignation. Apart from being a politician, Zuma also runs the Jacob Zuma Foundation, which aims at building houses for the poor and sending children to school.

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John Dunsworth
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Birth Year: 1946
Birthplace: Bridgewater, Nova Scotia, Canada
Died: October 16, 2017
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Luca Guadagnino
(Director & Producer Best Known for His Film 'Call Me by Your Name')
Luca Guadagnino
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Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Palermo, Sicily, Italy

Luca Guadagnino is an Italian filmmaker best known for producing and directing the 2017 coming-of-age film Call Me by Your Name, which earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Picture. Also known for his contribution to the fashion industry, Guadagnino is credited with creating Frenesy, a production company that produces fashion films.

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Dan Lauria
(Actor)
Dan Lauria
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Birth Year: 1947
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA
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Movita Castaneda
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Birth Year: 1916
Birthplace: Nogales, Arizona, USA
Died: February 12, 2015
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Carlos Sainz Sr.
(Rally driver)
Carlos Sainz Sr.
1
Birth Year: 1962
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
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Nick Hexum
(Rapper)
Nick Hexum
1
Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: Madison, Wisconsin, USA
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Ted Ginn Jr.
(American Football Player)
Ted Ginn Jr.
2
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
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Chad le Clos
(Swimmer)
Chad le Clos
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Birth Year: 1992
Birthplace: Durban, South Africa

Olympic gold medalist South African swimmer Chad le Clos, who plays for the club Energy Standard, also holds records in the 50- and 100-m butterfly categories in the Commonwealth Games. He is one of his nation’s most-decorated Olympians but failed to get a medal in the 2020 Olympics.

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Jeremy Beadle
(Television host)
Jeremy Beadle
0
Birth Year: 1948
Birthplace: London, England
Died: January 30, 2008
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Paulo Londra
(Rapper)
Paulo Londra
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Birth Year: 1998
Birthplace: Cordoba

Paulo Londra is an Argentine rapper, composer, and singer. One of the most popular Argentine rappers of the current generation, Londra has been producing highly successful music that has topped Argentine charts. Over the course of his career, Paulo Londra has won several prestigious awards, such as Gardel Awards and MTV Millennial Award.

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Magda Szubanski
(Comedy Actress Known for Her Role as 'Sharon Strzelecki' in the Situational Comedy 'Kath & Kim')
Magda Szubanski
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Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: Liverpool, Merseyside, England

Well-known Australian comedienne Magda Szubanski soared to fame with her performances in shows such as Kath and Kim, D-Generation, and Fast Forward. She has also been part of movies such as Happy Feet and penned a bestselling memoir. An open lesbian, she is also an LGBT activist.

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Travis Mills
1
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Riverside, California
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Ron Harper Jr.
(Basketball player)
Ron Harper Jr.
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Birth Year: 2000
Birthplace: Paterson, New Jersey, United States
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Jon Krakauer
(Journalist, Explorer, Writer)
Jon Krakauer
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Birth Year: 1954
Birthplace: Brookline, Massachusetts, United States

Best known for his bestselling novels such as Into the Wild, Jon Krakauer is not just an author who writes about the outdoors but is also a mountaineer himself. He was part of the 1996 expedition to Mt. Everest which witnessed 4 of the team members dying in a storm.

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Nicholas Brendon
1
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
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Nate Solder
(American football player)
Nate Solder
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Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado, United States
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Pat Travers
(Singer, Guitarist)
Pat Travers
0
Birth Year: 1954
Birthplace: Toronto
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Trinitee Stokes
(Child Actress Known for Her Role as ‘Judy Cooper’ in the Disney TV Series ‘K.C. Undercover’)
Trinitee Stokes
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Birth Year: 2006
Birthplace: Jackson, Mississippi
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Tom Noonan
(Actor)
Tom Noonan
1
Birth Year: 1951
Birthplace: Greenwich, Connecticut, USA
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Alicia Coppola
1
Birth Year: 1968
Birthplace: Huntington, Long Island, New York, USA
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Montserrat Caballé
(Spanish Operatic Soprano Known for Her Pure and Powerful Vocals With Exquisite Pianissimo)
Montserrat Caballé
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Birth Year: 1933
Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain
Died: October 6, 2018

Spanish opera singer and a legend of classical music, Montserrat Caballé became an international sensation after recording the duet Barcelona, the official anthem for the 1992 Barcelona Olympics, with Freddie Mercury. She is also remembered for his iconic portrayal of the title role of Lucrezia Borgia.

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Henry Darger
(Novelist, Artist, and Writer)
Henry Darger
1
Birth Year: 1892
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Died: April 13, 1973
Henry Darger was an American novelist, artist, and writer. He achieved posthumous fame when a 15,145-page fantasy novel of his was discovered after his death. Along with the novel, watercolor illustrations and several hundred drawings for the story was discovered. Henry Darger's artwork is now considered a fine example of outsider art.

Personality Traits & Characteristics Of Famous People Born On April 12th   

Personality
People born on the 12th of April are generally intelligent, while staying curious in their pursuit of knowledge. These individuals due to the influence of Jupiter keep their heads cool in strange situations, even as they feel the turmoil within. Rash actions are something this ram must try to avoid, while they try to let their natural creative flow. This zodiac sign are blessed with great leadership quality that is evident in their outlook towards life. April 12th individuals will have to spend time working on how not be too dominant in their lives and should regularly meditate to get rid of stress.

Health
As these individuals have the tendency to act rash while making decisions, they could possibly incur accidents upon themselves and thus these individuals must be concerned for their safety. The most harmful stimulants that work against these individuals can be alcohol and nicotine, because of their tendency to overwork and due to their already overactive mind and spirit. The individuals born on 12th of April do not always like to spend time alone and while socializing they have a habit of overeating, so they need to be careful not to eat too much, which could lead to health problems.

Finance
The optimism of Arians works to their advantage. They need to keep things in a certain order which will help these individuals maintain their finances well. The individuals born on the 12th of April have a tendency to act too generously which they must control so as not to incur any financial crisis upon themselves.

Career
Career choices for the individuals born on April 12th will generally be dependent on the amount of the salary, rather than the nature of the job itself. But, the ability to be adaptable, combined with the need to control will lend these individuals well in the business world and are best suited for management positions.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
For these individuals an optimistic outlook towards their romantic life can bring happiness. They also have a caring approach towards their loved ones. The greatest threat for this individual is the possibility to become bored easily and as far as love is concerned, they need a partner who will add spice in their lives. Whether that spice comes in the form of erotic talk or just spontaneous dates, their love life should keep moving forward with certain momentum. As parents, they are very understanding towards their children.

Trivia
Lucky Colors: Red, Purple
Lucky Numbers:  3, 7
Lucky Days (of the Week): Tuesday & Thursday
Lucky Days (of the Month): 3rd & 7th