Venus in Aquarius Favors Connections

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With Venus in Aquarius, it’s a great day for making connections, love or otherwise, as several top astrologers offer today’s forecast; plus, astrology news, horoscopes and famous birthdays for February 2.

Astrology news and horoscopes for February 2, 2021

The Sun is in the sign of Aquarius. The Moon is in the sign of Libra in its waning gibbous phase. Mercury is in retrograde Jan 30 through Feb 21.

Current planet positions:

Sun in Aquarius; Moon in Libra; Mercury in Aquarius; Venus in Aquarius; Mars in Taurus; Jupiter in Aquarius; Saturn in Aquarius; Uranus in Taurus; Neptune in Pisces; Pluto in Capricorn; Lilith in Taurus; Chiron in Aries.

Horoscopes for February 2:

Astrologer Aria Gmitter of Your Tango, gives her love forecast, writing: “Love is something worth fighting for and while Venus spends some time in Aquarius she brings out the rebel in all of us. For the next 23 days let go of your preconceived notions about what love is supposed to be.”

Astrologer Patrick Arundell writes: “Lovely Venus moves into idealistic Aquarius from today inspiring us to connect with others who are on our wavelength. This is a good time for team work, group projects and for community activities that bring out the best in us.”

Astrologer Nadia Gilchrist of Ruby Slipper Astrology explores the implications of the Waning Trine between the Libra Moon and Aquarius Sun. Gilchrist writes: “Sharing information is favored during this trine. One-on-one and group connections integrate seamlessly – this is a sociable aspect that is also quite productive.”

Born today, February 2: Sun sign of Aquarius

Those born today are born under the Sun sign of Aquarius (January 20 – February 18).

If today is your birthday: Here’s your horoscope!

Astrologer Georgia Nichols writes: “This year let go of what is no longer relevant or useful and move on to something new and different. This is not a time of loss. Au contraire! You are lightening your load to make room for new beginnings!”

Famous birthdays for February 2

Here is today’s list of Aquarius celebrities who share February 2 as their birthday!

Singer Shakira (44), Model Christie Brinkley (67), Singer Graham Nash (79), Comedian Tom Smothers (84), Bassist Ross Valory (Journey) (72), Celebrity chef Ina Garten (73), Bassist Robert DeLeo (Stone Temple Pilots) (55), Actor Brent Spiner (72), Singer Howard Bellamy (Bellamy Brothers) (75), Actress Zosia Mamet (33), Rapper T-Mo (Goodie Mob) (49), Actor Michael Talbott (“Miami Vice”) (66), Actor Bo Hopkins (film’s “American Graffiti,” TV’s “Dynasty”) (77).