interesting facts about Sagittarius

18 Solid Facts about Sagittarius

Were you born in November or December? You’re a Sagittarius, according to the modern zodiac. This means that anyone born between the 23rd November and 21st December will identify as this sign, traditionally depicted as a centaur.

As always, there are more than a few characteristics and traits in Sagittarius people which are said to group them together. It’s a lot of fun to think about! Even if you’re not 100% up on your horoscopes, let’s take a look at a few fun facts about the sign, and what it may mean to you.

Sagittarius Zodiac Sign: Quick Facts

Date: 23 November – 21 December
Zodiac Symbol: The Centaur / Archer
Element: Fire sign
Modality: Mutable
Ruling Planet: Jupiter
House: Ninth
Season: Autumn
Metal: Tin
Body Part: Hips, liver, thighs and legs
Stone: Topaz, amethyst, ruby, sapphire.
Color: Orange, red and yellow
Tarot Card: Temperance
Secret Wish: To make their own rules, and to have superpowers.
Keywords: Chatty, pretentious, quick-tempered, extravagant, good-humoured, changeable, arrogant, adventurous, gullible, honest, idealistic, explorer, reckless, spontaneous, sporty, careless, traveller, philosophic, intelligent, inquisitive.

1. Sagittarians won’t hold back.

A Sagittarius is likely to tell you exactly where they stand with you. They are amazingly confident! They are cultured, creative, and don’t mind telling you their thoughts.

However, a Sagittarius is also likely to come across as fairly frank from time to time. Some people may find this frankness a little stark or even insensitive.

2. A Sagittarius is generally proud of what they do.

Some people falsely think that Sagittarius people are all boastful. However, they are simply proud of their achievements as well as their friends and family. A Sagittarius is a great ally to have around, on the whole.

3. Sagittarians love to move.

A Sagittarius is likely to love the idea of traveling the world and is very much in tune with nature.

The Archer - The Sagittarius Star Sign

4. Sagittarians aren’t always consistent.

One thing which might let Sagittarius down is consistency. One of the few negative traits Sagittarius people are said to possess is an inability to stay on message. This might not apply to everyone, of course!

5. Who are some famous Sagittarians?

There are many, many famous Sagittarius celebrities. They include actor Brad Pitt, author Mark Twain, composer Ludwig van Beethoven, singer Britney Spears, and martial arts legend Bruce Lee. If you can see a pattern – these are all famous people driven to succeed!

6. How does Sagittarius react to other star signs?

A Sagittarius is likely to be most competitive with Leos, though they will also get on well with Aries.

7. Sagittarians are fairly unique.

Sagittarius is eccentric and energetic – they love being at the center of it all, and can really help people come out of their shells.

8. Don’t trust Sagittarius with your budget…

However, a Sagittarius is also likely to spend money as soon as they receive it! They enjoy shopping and aren’t particularly bothered by threats of budgeting. It’s safe to say that a Sagittarius is going to find book-keeping pretty dull.

9. What’s the central planet and birthstone of Sagittarius?

Sagittarius is ruled by the planet Jupiter, and its stone is topaz.

Topaz gem stones

Topaz gem stones

10. What’s your favorite number?

Sagittarius also has a handful of lucky numbers to look out for, too. A Sagittarius will likely find the number 3 and number 8 pretty magnetic. Pick them for your Lotto tickets!

11. Sagittarians tend to be electric personalities.

Many people will enjoy keeping Sagittarius around for the optimism. Sagittarius people tend to err on the side of positivity and are very likely to see the bright side of life more often than most.

12. They can hide things away a lot.

However, a Sagittarius is also likely to be fairly introspective, which means that they focus a lot on improving themselves. While they might not show it, a Sagittarius is also likely to be very self-critical. They love praise and can be extremely proud of what they do – but deep down, they are just as anxious as the rest of us!

Sagittarius star sign fact sheet

13. You can’t fool Sagittarius.

Sagittarius is also said to be very intuitive, much in the same way as Leo. It’s never a good idea to try and lie to a Sagittarius, as they will often have a pretty innate way of telling whether or not you are hiding something from them.

14. Sagittarians won’t indulge in idle gossip.

Sagittarius people are not drawn to gossiping. If anything, a Sagittarius has no time for interpersonal dramas, preferring to explore the more positive and tangible things life has to offer them.

15. Sagittarians love birthdays.

Sagittarians love to give and receive presents. Buy them outdoorsy things or pet-related gifts!

Birthday cake with Happy Birthday candles

16. Sagittarius and Gemini don’t always get along.

The opposite sign to Sagittarius is Gemini. Be careful for clashes with people born in May and June!

17. Sagittarius goes solo.

A Sagittarius person is unlikely to respond well to clinginess. While they love close relationships, they need space – and hate dependency. Stand well back if a Sagittarius gives you a signal!

18. Sagittarians sees time as being extremely precious.

Sagittarius people value their time greatly. That’s why they often tend to spend it really enjoying themselves. If there was a phrase that a Sagittarian would stick by, it would be ‘life is for living’.

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FAQs about Sagittarius

Who should a Sagittarius marry?

Sagittarians and Aries are great combinations - they are both well-assured and eager to press ahead.

Who’s likely to be a good friend for Sagittarius?

Sagittarians are likely to get on well with Aquarians and Librans, on the whole.

What are Sagittarians’ favorite colors?

Sagittarians love reds, oranges and yellows the most!

Do you know any fun facts about the Sagittarius star sign?  Share them in the comments below!


  • Donna says:

    Another fact about Sagittarius is that they hate showing their weak side and intends to hide it with a smile.

  • Lilly says:

    As a Sagittarius, Most people would believe that we are all very optimistic, Most of us just like to hide it with a smile.

  • Arianna says:

    Sagittarius are actually more on the pessimist side in my opinion – a Sagittarius

  • Laura says:

    Sags can also be very emotional and tend to have one person they tell everything and don’t tell really anyone else more than they can handle and if they find a friend they really trust are gonna end up being the clingy one because they’re afraid of losing emotional supporters!!!!

  • Nick says:

    As a Sagittarius, we are most likely to like things to do with nature and are clingy when they find a good friend to support each other, most likely a Aquarius.

  • Vee says:

    As a Sagitarius, yellow, red and orange are definitely not my colours – I’m a blue, purple, burgundy lover. I am strong, feisty, highly intelligent and bluntly honest but have a huge heart and love to help others. Nature, Animals, Artistic creativity and Music are my passions. In keeping with the Archer, when I need to I have one hell of a kick and I shoot for the jugular. I am married to a Leo and my daughter is a Leo and I love them both beyond life itself.

  • Angie says:

    Sag’s are attention seekers, they also never want to be left out, they’re very nosey[like me I’m a sag!]and they are super duper very emotional and can be hurt easily!!!😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭The also blackmail a lot!!![like me🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣😂😂😂😂😂😂!!!!!!!!!!}

  • Maria says:

    Will a Sagittarius get along well with a taurus?

  • MRSBEN2 says:

    YES as I’ve been married to one for fifty years however like any relationship it is ‘give and take’. In other words; you will have to lay the law down as if one sided on their part, you will otherwise be out of there and moving on … lol!

  • assachin says:

    I’m not really a red, yellow and orange kind of a person instead I have more blues and blacks in my wardrobe. I love nature and I could walk miles in nature its just so soothing with music it’s above the world then I’m highly philosophical and sometimes I feel a little different from others and I usually don’t have the same opinions as others my sister is Capricorn and my mother is a Cancerian. I always have different choices than them. it’s funny sometimes how they don’t understand my thoughts sometimes. but it is how it is.

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