Geri Halliwell, born on August 6th 1972, is an Aquarius. People born between the dates of January 20th to February 18th are symbolized by the water-bearer, typically embodying Aquarian’ qualities of creativity, intelligence and unique outlooks on life.
Geri Halliwell was born in Watford, England. In 1996, she joined the all-girl group the Spice Girls, a group which achieved international stardom and fame. The success and popularity of the group amongst their growing fanbase was commendable. Geri Halliwell’s own dynamic and distinct personality helped contribute to the Spice Girls success, allowing the group to be instantly recognizable globally. Her distinctive dress sense, portrayed in the group’s image, was particularly admired. Her unique style of combining various, often clashing, colours into her outfits and uniforms may be attributed to her Aquarian qualities; the boldness of raging river water they represent meshes with her pioneering style of the time.
The Spice Girls success topped the charts worldwide, with their catchy songs such as “Wannabe”, “If You Wanna Be My Lover” being international hits. Throughout Geri Halliwell’s experience with the Spice Girls she was unafraid to express her own musical and lifestyle style, which entailed her writing many of the group’s songs, her fashion sense and her feminist views.
Inspired by Margaret Thatcher, she stepped beyond music and into television and fashion. She debuted as a fashion correspondent for BBC’s Talking Telephone Numbers and went on to become one of the most recognisable faces of the early 2000s. Her successful solo single “It’s Raining Men” earned her four number-one singles and went to become an iconic Honorary Member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences based on the success of the song.
Throughout her career she has exemplified her Aquarian propensity for change, to find alternative solutions to challenges she faced. Whether it was with her off-the-runway fashion sense, iconic songwriting or sheer determination to stand up for her beliefs, she has demonstrated a powerful sense of ambition. Her spectacles of creativity and intelligence have been amongst the greatest of her many accomplishments, whether it be in music, television, fashion or philanthropic endeavours.
Geri Halliwell has certainly demonstrated that the matchless outlook of an Aquarian can bring forth remarkable results. Her strong sense of ambition and her creative outlook is indicative of an Aquarian’s propensity to take on risk and to be a pioneer, with her iconic career in the music industry and beyond being testament to her resilient nature and the power of her unique vision and perspective.