Cancer, the fourth sign of the zodiac, is all about home. Those born under this sign are 'roots' kinds of people, and take great pleasure in the comforts of home and family. Cancers are maternal, domestic and love to nurture others.
CANCER I - The Week of the EMPATH June 25-July 2
Cancer I's are hard to figure out. Emotionally complex, they combine sharply contrasting qualities in their psychological makeup. They may give entirely different impression than in another, according to their mood. A Cancer I may strike one person as outgoing, another as negative and depressive, still others as easygoing, others as difficult. Only those who live with Cancer I's day in and day out are fully able to appreciate their depth and diversity.
Advice: Don't armor yourself too heavily - on the other hand, remain discriminating. Allow others the freedom to take risks. Though your salesmanship may be excellent, it is not always appreciated. Don't only challenge your fears - overcome them through self-liberation and action.
CANCER I NOTABLE: Gilda Susan Radner was an American comedienne and actress. She was an original cast member of the hit NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live, for which she won an Emmy Award in 1978. June 28, 1946, Detroit, MI.
CANCER I NOTABLES: Helen Keller, Hermann Hesse, Lady Diana Spencer, Mike Tyson, Ross Perot, Babe Zaharias, George Orwell, Richard Rogers, Lena Horne, Gilda Radner, John Cusack, Dan Aykroyd, Mel Brooks, Pamela Anderson, Kathy Bates, Pearl Buck, Meyer Lansky. Source: The Secret Language of Relationships Gary Golds June 25, June 26, June 27, June 28, June 29, June 30, July 1, July 2
CANCER II - The Week of the UNCONVENTIONAL July 3 - 10
Cancer II's can appear quite normal, and may occupy ordinary positions in the working world, but they are irresistibly attracted to the unusual and the bizarre. Few colleagues and associates are ever granted access to their secret world; only their intimates come to realize, often after years of close association, how closely their fascination with all that is strange and curious mirrors their own inner self.
Advice: Make a real effort to get out in the world. Toughen your stance a bit and try not to be so sensitive. Develop your financial sense and cultivate your talent for maintenance and continuity. Keep contact with those who care about you. Put your active fantasy and imagination to productive use.
CANCER II NOTABLE: Thomas Jeffrey "Tom" Hanks is an American actor and filmmaker. He is known for his roles in Big, Philadelphia, Forrest Gump, Apollo 13, Saving Private Ryan, You've Got Mail, The Green Mile, Cast Away, ... July 9, 1956 (age 58), Concord, CA.
CANCER III - The Week of the PERSUADER July 11-18:
Cancer III people know how to convince others of their worth and get them to do their bidding. Powerful manipulators of their environment, Cancer III's often manifest great drive and determination. Even the shyest and most retiring Cancer III's nurse private ambitions; the more aggressive of those born in t week make little effort to conceal their desire to rise to the top of their profession. The underlying dynamic of their character, however, is that success, for them, is the best antidote for uncertainty. Yet they rarely fail to fall victim to blind ambition, preferring to invest in themselves than indulge in materialism or ego-tripping.
Advice: Don't be too sure you know what is right for people. Work to keep your own house in order. Allow others to express themselves freely. Perhaps no one doubts your good intentions, so it may not be necessary to justify them. Be confident of your abilities at a deep level.
CANCER III NOTABLE: Andrew Newell Wyeth was a visual artist, primarily a realist painter, working predominantly in a regionalist style. He was one of the best-known U.S. artists of the middle 20th century. July 12, 1917, Chadds Ford, PA.
CANCER III NOTABLES: Bill Cosby, Nelson Mandela, Julius Caesar, Henry David Thoreau, Harrison Ford, James Cagney, Rembrandt, Georgio Armani, Steve Wozniak, Mary Baker Eddy, Buckminster Fuller, Cesar Chavez, Donald Sutherland, Ginger Rogers, Woody Guthrie, Yul Bryner, Oscar Hammerstein, Andrew Wyeth, Van Cliburn. Source: The Secret Language of Relationships Gary Goldschneider & Joost Elffers. July 11, July 12, July 13, July 14, July 15, July 16, July 17, July 18,
CANCER-LEO CUSP: The Cusp of OSCILLATION July 19 - 25:
Those born on the Cancer-Leo Cusp show both the watery and receptive influences of the moon and the fiery, aggressive characteristics of the sun. Of all twelve cusps, this one most clearly shows the split influence of two adjacent signs almost opposite in their orientations.
Advice: Even out the highs and lows: the rewards of stability are great. Cultivate self-discipline but never lose your spontaneity. Build a calm center that bolsters your confidence and remains at the heart of your being. Concentrate more on living in the moment, free of past problems and future expectations. Pace yourself for the long haul.
CANCER-LEO CUSP NOTABLE: Amelia Mary Earhart was an American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. She received the U.S. Distinguished Flying Cross for this record. July 24, 1897, Atchison, KS.