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Did you know these celebrities were born in the Year of the Hare?

The Chinese 12-year cycle is also called the Chinese Lunar Calendar. It contains five elements that are represented by various animals, one of which is the Hare.


The Hare is known for their loyalty and patience, but also its willingness to be soft. Those born in The Year of the Hare are inquisitive, intuitive, and artistic. With the right combination of hard work and creativity, people born in this year can achieve great success.



Year of the Hare include 1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011 and 2023. To check exactly what your zodiac sign is, download the Cosmic Fusion App and learn your Cosmic Fusion Sign.


Here are 10 celebrities that fall under the Hare sign…what do you think, can you see the resemblance?


Angelina Jolie

Born on the 5th of June 1975, Angelina Jolie is known for her fantastic performances in Mr And Mrs Smith (2005), and Lara Croft: Tomb Raider movie franchise (2001-2003).

A veritable Wood Hare sign, Angelina Jolie is also known for her charitable and humanitarian work and was named a UN Goodwill Ambassador for UNHCR in 2010. In fact, she has also adopted children from several distressed countries like Vietnam, Cambodia and Ethiopia.

Angelina Jolie at the Los Angeles premiere of "Mr. & Mrs Smith" held at the Mann's Village Theater in Westwood, 2005. Credit: Deposit Photos | PopularImages


David Beckham

Born on the 7th of May 1975, David Beckham is known as a prolific former England footballer. He also runs a successful business venture, DB Ventures, which manages all his brand endorsements like Adidas and Tudor watches, as well as manages his whisky label Haig Club. He is truly successful and appreciated by the public so there’s no surprise he also is a Wood Hare in the Chinese Zodiac.


Johnny Depp

Johnny Depp was born on the 9th of June 1963, and he is another renowned celebrity born in the Year of the Water Hare. Known for his impressive movie transformations, the unforgettable depiction of Captain Sparrow in Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) and Peter Pan in Finding Neverland (2004) earned him Academy Award nominations.


Johnny Depp at the Jerry Bruckheimer Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony. Credit: Deposit Photos | s_bukley


Brad Pitt

Born on the 14th of October 1963 and in the Chinese Year of the Water Hare, Brad Pitt is one of Hollywood’s most illustrious actors who is known for his versatile performances in films like Mr and Mrs Smith (2005) and Fight Club (1999). Similar to his ex-wife Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt is also known for his extensive humanitarian work.


Drew Barrymore

Drew Barrymore is an American actress and film producer. She began acting when she was eleven months old. Born on the 22nd of February 1975, her primary personality traits are represented by the Chinese Zodiac elemental animal sign, the Wood Hare. The gentle Wood element combined with the genteel Hare creates a person who loves peace and harmony.


Charlize Theron

Born on the 7th of August 1975 in South Africa, Theron is also a Wood Hare. She emigrated to Italy and worked as a model, and then to America to pursue a career in film. She starred in a variety of genres, garnering praise in "Cider House Rules" (1999), and winning an Academy Award for Best Actress in "Monster" (2003). Her hard work, determination and inclination towards the creative industry of film easily show us why she is a true Hare.


Lisa Kudrow

Lisa Kudrow was born on July 30, 1963, in Los Angeles, CA under the Water Hare sign. She is a famous actress who rose to fame for portraying the ditzy Phoebe Buffay on NBC's Friends from 1994 to 2004. The role earned her a Screen Actors Guild Award and a Satellite Award for Best Actress. Her humour, attitude, and success are true characteristics of a Hare who doesn’t shy away from the spotlight.


Zac Efron

Actor and heartthrob Zac Efron was born on October 18th 1987 and is a Fire Hare. He professionally began acting in the early 2000s and his career has been progressing ever since for the past two decades. His dynamic and sparky personality is representative of the spirited Fire Hare.


Zac Efron at the Los Angeles premiere of 'We Are Your Friends' in Hollywood. Credit: Deposit Photos | PopularImages


Eva Longoria

Born on the 15th of March 1975, the beautiful actress is a Wood Hare. She has always been under the spotlight and is recognised because of her remarkable work in many TV shows and films, one of her most famous being Desperate Housewives. Her hard-working attitude and her undeniable luck have helped her career always be on the rise.


Eva Longoria at the Oceans Twelve Los Angeles Premiere, Los Angeles, 2004.Credit: Deposit Photos | PopularImages


Michael Jordan

One of the most famous people to be born in the Year of the Hare, on the 17th of February 1963, Michael Jordan is a renowned NBA basketball player who led the Chicago Red Bulls through six NBA championships. Michael Jordan also launched his range of basketball shoes called the Air Jordans with Nike, which takes its name from his on-court moniker. The good luck of the Hare is starting to speak to you, isn’t it?


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