A horoscope for the sign Scorpio in the Daily Prophet

Scorpio is one of the twelve astrological signs in the western zodiac.[1] Every year, the sun is in this sign from 23 October to 21 November, and those born during this period are considered Scorpios.[1] They are generally characterised as being determined, charismatic, passionate, and emotive, but also jealous, obsessive, secretive, and brooding.[2]

The Daily Prophet ran a horoscope for Scorpio and the other signs of the zodiac in the horoscope section featured on its back page by 1995.[3]

Known Scorpios

Individuals known to have been born under this sign include:


Notes and references

  1. 1.0 1.1 Astrological sign on Wikipedia
  2. "Scorpio" on
  3. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (film) (see this image)
  4. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Chapter 16 (The Goblet of Fire) - "“I had my birthday last week,” said Angelina." This is mentioned on Saturday 31 October (Hallowe'en) 1994; her 17th birthday was the week before.
  5. J. K. Rowling's official site - Birthday Calendar
  6. J. K. Rowling's Twitter
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