Mystical – April Hindu – March
Sun Sign (Star Sign) - 'The Water Bearer'
Sun Sign (Star Sign) – 'The Lion'
Opal is a lucky stone for persons who entered life with the sun in Leo and Aquarius.
Since Opals may contain the colours of every other gemstone they may be used in place of any birthstone.
Opal is the Wedding Anniversary stone for the 13th, 14th and 18th year of Marriage.
October's child is born for woe,
And life's vicissitudes must know,
But lay an opal on her breast,
And hope will lull those woes to rest.
Famous People born in October whose Birthstone is Opal:
New Zealand born short-story writer
American athlete, 1949+
Famous businessman, wellknown as CEO of Chrysler
Lord Alfred Douglas
Poet and friend of Oscar Wilde 1870-1945
Famous Italian tenor & larger than life opera singer,1935+
Indian statesman, 1869-1948
Ex-British Prime Minister
Musician, one of the Osmonds, 1959+
American novelist, author of the ‘Godfather’ series
American talk show host & actress, 1922+
Top tennis player
American author, film producer and television producer, 1942+
American actor, played in numerous B&W classics
Famous F1 motor racing commentator
American writer, 1883-1970
Natalie Clifford Barney
American writer, 1876-1972
American musician, 1974+
Star of the 'Scream' trilogy and other movies
World renowned Danish physicist, 1885-1962
Anglo-Irish playwright and poet, noted for his sartorial wit. Lived 1854-1900.
Singer in Black Sabbath and reality TV star
Rapper who used to known as Puff Daddy
P G Wodehouse
Extremely influential & prolific Spanish artist, whose cubist pantings are worth millions.
French critic & poet, 1871-1945
Director of the Lord of the Rings trilogy
Pope John Paul I
Pope, head of the Catholic Church on Earth
Rachael Leigh Cook
Actress in 'The Babysitters Club' & 'She's All That'
Founder of McDonalds Corporation
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
American actress and writer
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Author and poet, wrote 'The Rime Of The Ancient Mariner' epic
Famous French actress and Opal advocate
Sarah Josepha Hale
US writer famous for childrens nursery rhymes, 1788-1879
American president, presided over ally victory in WWII
Thomas Love Peacock
English novelist 1785-1866
American Actor, in The Shawshank Redemption
1920-96, American psychologist
American singer, was married to Pamela Anderson
Creator of the hilarious South Park
President of the Czech Republic
Famous actor, plays in Lord of the Rings trilogy
Russian leader, 1952+
American Oscar winning actor
William O Douglas
US legal expert, 1898-1980
English Quaker and founder of Pennsylvania, 1644-1718
Hollywood actress, played in Girl Interrupted
Black rapper, R&B artist, member of the 'Fugees'
Sources & Image Credits:
THE CRYSTAL BIBLE - A DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO CRYSTALS, Judy Hall
THE POWER OF JEWELRY, Nancy Schiffer, 1988.
THE POWER OF GEMSTONES, Raymond J.L.Walters