The sun sign Gemini is ruled by the Mercury in its full manifestation. Ian McKellen's horoscope is neither dominated by his sun sign's ruler Mercury, nor by his sun sign Gemini. Instead it is the Mars and the Taurus prevailing. Of the ten planets, Mercury is the seventh strongest planet in Ian McKellen's horoscope. The Gemini is his tenth strongest out of the 12 zodiac signs.
Ian McKellen is efficient, possesses a lot of energy and enthusiasm. He likes to put his will and talents into action and does not shy away from the occasional fight. He is a risk-taker and with determination he implements his dreams. Ian McKellen has the capacity to see things through until the end once he gets going. With courage and stamina, he tackles obstacles. However, Ian McKellen may not be the most patient of a person on earth. It may be that he starts a lot of things but doesn't finish them, a pity because he has great ideas.
Ian McKellen possesses a natural aura without the need to artificially make him more important. His primary life motivation is his wishful nature. The need to possess can satisfy a deeply rooted desire for safety, but he also enjoys and cherishes what he has acquired. It also manifests itself as imperturbability and patience in the emotional life. Ian McKellen trusts the people around him and feels secure. His bonding capacity is very pronounced. Ian McKellen is also gifted with the ability to keep his thoughts together and attracts similar intellectual vibration like a magnet, such of like-minded people. He possesses a thirst for knowledge and needs to mature intellectually. He is able to think practically in a calm and stable manner.
Ian McKellen's mind works overtime; lightening-like new and original ideas pop into his head and challenge his ratio to make entirely unfamiliar and unconventional mental connections. In his spiritual world, Ian McKellen travels from one corner to the next and his usual logic can only barely keep up with his own ingenuity.
Sometimes Ian McKellen also loves to provoke other, more old-fashioned people with completely crazy trains of thought, depending on how rebellious he is towards the traditional beliefs and authorities. In any case, Ian McKellen wants the freedom of thought. The more crazed his ideas are, the more inspiring for him. If he deals constructively with this combination, he can become a creative, innovative mastermind who is able to latch now on future developments.
Ian McKellen's audience needs a lot of improvisational talent and the skill to combine to follow his wild mental jumps. If he has found a listener, it is his enjoyment to race with him through the mental galaxies. To other ears, his thoughts might sound bizarre and unworldly. Ian McKellen should listen to both sides to find his centre.
Ian McKellen has the talent to be at the right time at the right place and appreciates the better opportunities he is offered. His demeanour is open and generous. Ian McKellen is friendly and optimistic and infects the people around him with it. Is someone down and disoriented, Ian McKellen finds the right perspective to give a new shimmer of hope and brighten the mood. He can give a point to life.
This is how Ian McKellen also treats himself. He always looks for the good sense and the meaning of all happenings. Nothing is simply coincidence for him. Neither the lovely and beautiful nor the uncomfortable and troublesome things. Ian McKellen asks himself, 'What does the author want to tell me with that?' And thus liberates from the feeling of dependency of outer circumstances.
Ian McKellen has access to a philosophy of life and faith in which his individual personality harmoniously integrates and has a meaningful place. His effort of development is always directed to improvement. Ian McKellen seeks new scopes and personal open spaces and he trusts in the good outcome of all things.
This stance is rewarded because as the question as the answer. Luck is on his side, but Ian McKellen has to recognise and capture it.
Ian McKellen possesses an enormous sensitivity in his perception and in his linguistic expression. Besides his ability to perceive matters rationally he recognises all kinds of nuances. Ian McKellen notices levels of being unfold their magic at the concrete level of the daily life which provides Ian McKellen with a notion of infinity and an overall attachment.
In the contact with others, Ian McKellen's intuition lets him perceive what is going on with the people around him even without words. He possesses such permeability that it nearly has a physical impact on him when someone must deal with something, especially if that person is close to him.
With his sensitivity, Ian McKellen possesses a tender access to other people. He can get his truths and impressions gingerly and lovingly across so that he nearly does not meet any resistance. Ian McKellen's sensitivity makes him easily impressionable. It would be good for him to have a clear look at whom he gets together with. Ian McKellen instantly feels who does him good and he should pay attention to his signals!
An environment which is friendly, artistic, creative and spiritual benefits Ian McKellen's talents the best! There he feels nourished and in balance.
To keep Ian McKellen's birth horoscope as general as possible (after all a birth horoscope is a very private matter) only some planets & aspects are shown.
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Ian McKellen shows a direct and spontaneous reaction towards events before the situation has been inwardly recognised. Therefore, he may be perceived as some type of steamroller. However, on the other hand, Ian McKellen is very much capable to wonderfully combine his creativity with productivity.
Ian McKellen is the embodiment of the doer philosophy and still works when others have already given in. Strongly vital and in younger years, often physical very healthy and resilient, Ian McKellen is alone most of the time happier than with a partner, since he wants and can meet all demands of the outside world.
Ian McKellen must learn to turn towards the more subtle levels of life in order not to get stuck in extraversions (exclusive interest in outer objects), which could also serve as compensation mechanism.
Ian McKellen is impulsive since his planets in the fire signs outweigh the ones in the air signs.
He is also down to earth since his planets in the earth signs outweigh the ones in the water signs. His polarity is negative and manifests in a contracting dynamic, excitement and passivity.
Each of the star signs also correspond to one of the elements fire, water, air & earth, to the fixed, mutable & cardinal motivation and to activeness and passiveness. They are organized into groups according to their alignment in the zodiac.
Fire: Aries, Leo & Sagittarius
Earth: Taurus, Virgo & Capricorn
Air: Gemini, Libra & Aquarius
Water: Cancer, Scorpio & Pisces
A dominating element can be softened by other horoscope factors, all depending on how strong or weak they are in the birth chart.
Sun & Mercury Venus
Ian McKellen has a sense of beauty, forms and the arts. He likes to have idolising thoughts or talks about the love and the relationship. Ian McKellen is creatively active.
Sun & Venus Uranus
Ian McKellen possesses an intensified sensuality and falls quickly in love, which makes him tend to unconventional or uncommitted relationships. He does not say "no" to an affair.
Moon & Mars Jupiter
Ian McKellen strives very much for being successful, which he will achieve. He also likes to undertake things. Ian McKellen stands up for the truth and justice and also does not shy away to speak up his mind when he sees something that is not right in the world.
Moon & Neptune Midheaven
Ian McKellen is a sensitive, idealistic and imaginative human being with a dreamy nature. That makes him prone to getting influenced by others or he has unrealistic ideas. All of that could lead to disappointment in life.
Mercury & Jupiter Saturn
Ian McKellen is able to highly concentrate, is thorough, methodical, hard working and possesses a philosophical kind of thinking. His decisiveness may be inhibited due to insecurities and he may withdraw from discussions. Ian McKellen loves the change and is inconsistent in his thinking.
Mercury & Pluto Midheaven
Ian McKellen has well developed intellectual abilities at his disposal. He possesses the power of conviction and foresight and strives very much for the acknowledgement and the influence. Ian McKellen pursues goals with emphasis.
Venus & Saturn Uranus
Ian McKellen's love life is filled with tension and he experiences contradicting feelings. He fights limitation very much, which can lead to arguments and separation. Ian McKellen suppresses his passion and suddenly gets disillusioned.
Jupiter & Saturn Uranus
Ian McKellen undergoes an inner tension and changing moods. He is dogmatic in his world view and possesses one-sided views. However, his overview in difficult situations is very good and Ian McKellen is able to sever tension. He strives for the change.
Uranus & Pluto Midheaven
Ian McKellen is striving for the change and reforms and pursues his goals endlessly, perhaps even a bit fanatically. He shows endurance and possesses a sense of purpose and of foresight.
LunarNode & Ascendant Midheaven
Ian McKellen possesses an engaging nature and is able to integrate well into any kind of group. The most important topics in his life revolve around togetherness and collaboration.
The direct midpoint involves a third celestial body that lies halfway between two others, making them interact with each other.
Sun at 15° Aquarius & Moon at 15° Scorpio. The midpoint is exactly 0° Capricorn. If there is now Mercury occupying this spot you have a direct midpoint linking the energies of the sun, the moon and the mercury with each other.
Born: May 25 (birth-year not shown)
Time of Birth: 21:30 | Worldtime: 20:30:00 | Startime: 12:31:09
The birth chart reflects all celestial bodies in the sky at the time and place of the horoscope owner's birth.
The calculation of the houses is based on the birth time and starts with the rising sign (the pink-coloured line from the graphic's centre to the left). It continues anti-clockwise. Therefore, a correct birth time is mandatory!