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Just heard on BBC World News that the Year of the Dragon is considered so auspicious that authorities in Hong Kong expect a 10% increase in births this year. My niece was born in 2000, which was considered particularly lucky, being a year of the golden dragon (which occurs every 60 years). I don't believe in horoscopes, Chinese or otherwise, but I find them fun to read about.
Some famous dragons: