People born on February 17 fall under the zodiac sign of Aquarius, whose influence is given to all born within the January 21 to February 19 window. The Aquarius zodiac sign is represented by the totem and symbol of the water bearer and belongs to the air element.
Aquarius is the 11th sign within the zodiac system and falls under the ruling planets of Uranus and Saturn. Certain characteristics that are spotted in individuals with the Aquarius zodiac sign are detachment, intellect and flamboyancy. Aquarius is compatible with the zodiac signs of Aries, Libra, Gemini and Sagittarius and is incompatible with Capricorn, Virgo, Leo, Cancer, Pisces and Scorpio.