September 17 Birthday Astrology

By: Jill M. Phillips

Virgos born on September 17 are fighters and survivors. They take life seriously, approaching each obstacle as a challenge. It's sometimes said that they are old in youth and youthful in old age. They have real grit and remain true to their ideals no matter what.


Friends and Lovers

People born on this date are loyal and steadfast and expect their friends to be the same. What matters to them are strong ties and intimate friendships. They often find disappointment in romance, especially early in life. Once they realize that everyone does not have their high standards, they are more likely to find someone.

Children and Family

One of the reasons September 17 men and women wear a serious face is because they shouldered great responsibilities in youth. While this molds their character positively, it can also lead to an unrealistic sense of responsibility and feeling deprived. They are strict parents but know the value of showing affection. They want their kids to experience childhood in a way they never did.


September 17 men and women are usually healthy. They may require calcium supplements to guard against bone loss in middle age, but a program of weight-bearing exercise usually helps to keep them in good shape. People born on September 17 are not big eaters.

Career and Finances

September 17 natives like being in charge. They have a quiet, reassuring presence. They are very concentrated on security and have a talent for making smart investments. These people have a good chance of achieving financial success early.


Dreams and Goals

The men and women born on September 17 have an instinct for making the right move at the right time. September 17 individuals have the patience to wait for their moment in the sun. They have remarkable resilience in the face of disappointment.

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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.