When you think of what a person's birth month can tell you about them, you probably think in terms of astrology. But the stars aren't the only way to figure out what a birthday means: Statistics and science can also reveal quite a bit about someone based on when they were born, from the prevalence of certain physical traits to the likelihood of particular quirks and preferences. Then, of course, there's all the random trivia associated with each month: When you put it all together, a portrait emerges. So what are some fascinating facts about July babies?
Without even giving it much thought, you can probably come up with a few reasons why a July birthday is advantageous: Your birthday plans will never get snowed out. Growing up, you can spend your birthday on the beach instead of doing homework. And you don't have to worry about being the oldest or youngest in the class: You'll always turn the appropriate age in between grades. Plus, while July is a great time to throw a party, your special day will never be overshadowed by some other major holiday like Christmas or Halloween.