For those of you born in the month of April, depending on your date of birth, you will either fall into the Aries or Taurus zodiac sign.  Below is a brief character assessment based on what day your birthday falls on.  Is it really written in the stars or is it all circumstantial?  You tell us.

Aries
March 21 – April 19

Element: Fire
Quality: Cardinal
Color: Red
Day: Tuesday
Ruler: Mars
Lucky Numbers: 1, 8, 17
Compatibility: Leo, Libra, Sagittarius and Aquarius

Strengths: Courageous, determined, confidant, enthusiastic, optimistic, honest, passionate
Weaknesses: Impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive, aggressive

Likes: Comfort, leadership roles, physical challenges, individual sports
Dislikes: Inactivity, delays, wasted talents

Aries are considered the strongest of the zodiac.  They live in the present and are constantly doing things at a dynamic pace, always being first in everything from their careers to social interactions.  Due to their element and ruler, Aries are one, if not the most active zodiac signs.  It is engrained within them to be leaders and take action.

Taurus
April 20 – May 20

Element: Earth
Quality: Fixed
Color: Green, Pink
Day: Friday, Monday
Ruler: Venus
Lucky Numbers: 2, 6, 9, 12, 24
Compatibility:

Strengths: Reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable
Weaknesses: Stubborn, possessive, uncompromising

Likes: Gardening, cooking, music, romance, luxury clothing, handwork
Dislikes: Sudden changes, complications, insecurities, synthetic fabrics

Taurus is considered a practical and levelheaded sign.  They are drawn to the material world because of their need to surround themselves with love and beauty.  Taurus is stable and tactile, with a rep for being one of the most reliable signs of the zodiac.  This sign also has its sensual side, having taste and touch being their most beloved senses.