October 16 Birthday Astrology

By: Jill M. Phillips

Libras born on October 16 are peace-loving individuals who can meet tough challenges. These engaging men and women have an almost childlike love of the spontaneous gesture. Further, they have the ability to judge others in a wise yet kindly way. They have a strong humanitarian streak.


Friends and Lovers

October 16 natives have no trouble making friends. Their sincerity and lack of pretense draw others to them. October 16 people are very romantic, yet they are practical and will not allow themselves to be so addicted to a relationship that they can't see reality.

Children and Family

October 16 natives understand how to make peace with the past. Although they have high ideals, they are not idealists. As parents, they are able to let their hair down and get involved in their child's life. They can play the role of authority figure and friend.


While keeping active enough to remain healthy is rarely a challenge, eating right can be difficult. They can be junk-food junkies. They care more about how they feel than how they look. When they use this attitude to change their ideas about food, they'll gain new perspectives.

Career and Finances

These versatile men and women can see themselves in a variety of professions, and they are not afraid to change directions and pursue another path. Because of their need for freedom in assessing career options, they are comfortable with their financial situation changing radically from one job or career to the next.


Dreams and Goals

People born on this date need to have fun. October 16 men and women can set specific goals for themselves without becoming obsessive. They have great organizational ability and know how to take a project one step at a time.

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Jill M. Phillips is the author of hundreds of articles on astrology as well as dozens of books. She has regularly written forecast columns for Astrology: Your Daily Horoscope.