The second sign of the zodiac. Those born between April 20th and May 21st have Taurus as their Sun sign. Also called the bull, Taurus is a yin, or feminine, fixed earth sign. The ruling planet for Taurus is Venus, named for the Roman goddess of love and beauty. Venus is the planet of harmony, sensuality, and love.
Other associations for Taurus are the color green and, amongst other gemstones, the emerald.