originality and imagination
Areas Where Benny Goodman is Creative, Unique, Unstable, or Compulsive:
He is uninhibited and has an outrageous, crazy sense of humor. Benny Goodman loves to get loose and he is often impulsive or "wild". Even if he appears conventional, Goodman is attracted to highly eccentric, creative, or unusual companions. In romantic relationships, Benny Goodman is happiest when there is an element of surprise, unpredictability, and adventure. He may choose unstable love partners.
Goodman is a very idealistic person, and he wants to see his ideals, hopes, and dreams made concrete and real in the everyday world. Benny Goodman is driven to put his ideals into action.
When young, Benny Goodman may be rather aimless or confused about his place in the world. In early adult life, he is likely to struggle to find ways to express his imagination, fantasies, and ideals in his career. Work that involves compassionate service (such as medicine or the ministry) may be Benny's calling. If Benny Goodman lacks personal integrity and honesty, he quickly goes to the opposite extreme and can con others through dishonesty and trickery. Music, art, film-making or entertainment are also areas in which Goodman is well-suited.
Benny Goodman has a powerful sense of destiny and may be unusually, even ruthlessly, ambitious. There is a very driven, compulsive quality to the way Benny pursues his career or other important life goals, which is likely to win Goodman both staunch admirers and vigorous opponents.
There is a very "radical" side to Benny, and he may want to remake or change the world in some significant way. Depending on other astrological factors in Benny's chart and his own decisions, Benny Goodman can be either very destructive or a powerful force for healing and positive change in the world.
Emotionally changeable, Goodman tends to have little faith, low spirits, and cannot seem to enjoy himself. Perhaps his early upbringing was filled with feelings of guilt and Benny Goodman was made to behave out of fear of severe punishment.
Benny has very deep emotional fears of failure and because of this he may over-extend himself in order to succeed. He is a hard worker and has great endurance, but his objectives may become obsessive and Benny Goodman can be cruel and brutal.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Uranus in 5th house
Neptune in 10th house
Pluto in 10th house
Uranus Opposition Moon/Saturn
Pluto Opposition Moon/Mars