Chiron In Scorpio: 22 Meanings & Personality Traits (2024)

Is your Chiron in Scorpio? Would you like to have a deep understanding of what it means for your personality?

In this guide, you’ll discover all the important facts that we know about what it means when your Chiron is in Scorpio. 

In my role as a life coach, I am often helping people better understand themselves and those closest to them.  

That’s why I’m pleased to share this information with you. 

So, let’s dive in. 

Chiron Basic Facts

1. What Is Chiron?

Chiron is a celestial body which was classified as an asteroid when it was discovered in 1977. Now, it’s considered by some as a “dwarf planet”, just like Pluto now is.

In Greek mythology, the centaur Chiron is a healer and philosopher, who ironically could not heal himself. He was struck by a poisoned arrow, but as he was an immortal demigod, he had to learn to live with the pain. 

2. What Does Chiron Mean In Zodiac?

According to modern astrology, the position of each planet (as well as the Sun and the Moon) when we are born explain why certain elements of our personality are the way they are. It’s all to do with where the planet’s energy comes from at the time we’re born. 

Anyway, it’s the same for Chiron. Chiron represents our core wounds and how we overcome them. 

3. What Does Your Chiron Placement Mean? 

You can find out your Chiron placement in a natal chart (also called a birth chart or astrology chart).

Its placement in this chart will help you understand what your deepest wounds are, plus how to overcome them.

4. What House Is Chiron In Scorpio?

It’s said to depend on the rotation of the sun. There are 12 Houses in your natal chart to represent the (supposed) 12 rotations in a 24-hour period.

That’s why the time of your birth is important for understanding your wounds of Chiron, not just your birthday. 

5. How To Calculate Your Chiron Sign

Chiron typically remains in a single zodiac sign for around eight years.

However, when it’s in Saturn’s orbit, it can breeze through a single sign in less than two years.

You can discover your Chiron sign, using this online calculator from

6. Chiron In Scorpio Dates

Here were the most recent Scorpio Chiron dates, according to

  • November 10, 1946, 2:14 AM – November 28, 1948, 7:59 AM                
  • December 29, 1996, 6:16 AM  – April  4, 1997, 11:50 AM                
  • September  2, 1997, 1:24 PM   – January  7, 1999, 5:28 AM                
  • June  1, 1999, 5:52 AM – September 21, 1999, 10:30 PM

When in retrograde, Chiron returns to its previous sign before moving on to the next. That’s what happened in 1997 and 1999.              

Chiron In Scorpio Wounds 

Chiron In Scorpio
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Here are the most common wounds you can expect to have to deal with if you were born with Chiron in Scorpio.

7. Paralyzing Indecision

Chiron in Scorpio people want to weigh up every possibility before making a life decision. Even after doing so, they may face tremendous resistance.

8. An Inability To Commit To Relationships 

This is a common side-effect of paralyzing indecision, even if one is experiencing a deep and magnetic attraction.  

9. Trying To Force Peace At All Costs 

An inability to deal with conflict is another common Scorpio Chiron wound. This primal wound may leave one to harm their own lives in order to help force peace between others.  

10. An Inability To End Harmful Relationships

This wound is an unfortunate side-effect of not being able to handle conflict. Their fears of conflict with loved ones may lead them to remain in an unhappy relationship for far too long. This is a wound that can cause a tremendous sense of low self-esteem if not overcome. 

11. A Deep Obsession With Death

If you’re thinking and worrying about death a lot, you’re not the only one. It’s a common wound associated with one of the dark sides of this character, for sure. While most people fear death in some capacity, this fear can be debilitating enough to stop someone from doing the things they really want with their lives. 

You may struggle to accept death or serious illness among others. You may build walls among those who are very unwell or in a terminal condition. 

Chiron Scorpio Gifts

The ability to overcome fears and weaknesses makes the world a better place. Here are some of the positive gifts that arise as a result of a Scorpio Chiron.

12. Resolved Conflicts

It may happen as a result of fear of conflict, but Scorpio Chirons are great peace-makers. In fact, they’re fantastic at healing others, even when the aggressor isn’t in the room. 

13. Cupid’s Messenger

Perhaps this is a result of their extreme desire for peace, but Scorpio Chirons tend to be great romantic matchmakers too. 

14. Passion For Life

A positive side-effect of their obsession with death, perhaps. You’ll often find Scorpio Chirons have an infectious passion for living life to the fullest from a young age.

If you want a friend to help create exciting and memorable experiences in your life, there’s not likely to be a better person around.     

Chiron Scorpio Woman

15. Expect An Emotional Rollercoaster

This woman can allure men with her charisma and passion for life. She can be a fun person to be around for this reason. Her natural hack for healing others is an attractive quality too. You couldn’t find a partner who shows more empathy. 

However, they often bring an emotional rollercoaster to their partnerships, which can make them incredibly stressful. A relationship with this category of woman can often lack trust on her part – and may involve power struggles which lead to her to try and become controlling and possessive.

16. Power Struggles

A Chiron Scorpio woman always wants to show her own power and self-worth. As a result, she may struggle to show vulnerability, even when she does experience feelings of pain and suffering deep inside her soul.

This can cause even more hurt in the long run. This form of emotional self-destructiveness is something she needs to heal if she wants to stand a chance of finding a healthy relationship.  

Chiron Scorpio Man

17. Passion, Power And Charisma

Passion and lust for life are also qualities that make a Chiron Scorpio man attractive, although sometimes they let their emotions get the better of them, especially in response to a traumatic event.

The dark side of this person is also his desire for a sense of power in a relationship. This may cause him to become extra-competitive or overly dominant over their partner’s emotions.  

18. The Potential To Be A Great Leader

The positive traits of this man make him the candidate to become a great leader. He’s likely to be a charismatic speaker and an ambitious winner with the ability to heal others’ feelings in times of emotional pain.

At the same time, he must overcome his bad traits in order to succeed in a leadership role. His tendencies to be indecisive, power-hungry and overly emotional could really hurt his chances to be seen as someone to be followed. 

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19. Chiron In Scorpio Past Life

Some of Chrion’s wounds may have been caused by the pain of real trauma in your past lives, but continue to plague your soul as karmic energy.

If you don’t understand why you’re so obsessed with death for example, this might be an explanation of why.  

20. Chiron In Scorpio Jobs 

A Scorpio chiron may well end up in healing arts, as an astrologer or psychic for example, such is the power of their natural healing abilities in life. 

Alternatively, the Chiron In Scorpio personality is often interested in science and technology or other roles which involve innovation. 

It’s common that they have a talent for artistic and creative work, which aren’t discovered until later on in their lives. 

21. How Do You Deal With Chiron?

Chiron’s wounds may seem like weaknesses, but they can grow to become our superpower.

As we struggle to fight and heal Chiron wounds, we become stronger, smarter and wiser. 

We can use the emotional growth from these transformative experiences to learn more about ourselves, help others and make the world a better place.    

22. Chiron In Scorpio Celebrities

Here are 10 examples of celebrities born with Chiron in Scorpio, according to

  • Prince Charles: born November 14, 1948 at 9:14 PM
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger: born July 30, 1947 at 4:10 AM
  • Steven Spielberg: born December 18, 1946 at 6:16 PM
  • Jeremy Irons: born September 19, 1948 at 2:00 AM#
  • Meat Loaf: born September 27, 1947
  • Alice Cooper: born February 4 1948
  • Xxxtentacion: born January 23 1998
  • Al Gore: born March 21 1948 at 12:53 PM
  • Uri Geller: born December 29 19 46 at 2:30 AM
  • Shawn Mendes: born August 8 1998
  • Hillary Clinton: born October 26 1947 at 8:02 AM

Related Guide: Clear Signs That A Scorpio Man Has Feelings For You

Any Questions?

Thanks for reading my guide. I hope you now have a profound understanding of all you need to know about Chiron placements. 

I included some great links to other interesting articles on this topic within the article, if you would like to learn more. 

If you’d like to share your feelings about this article or if you have any questions on this topic, you can also write me a comment in the section below. 

It would be great to hear from you. 

About The Author

Bijan Kholghi is a certified life coach with the Milton Erickson Institute Heidelberg (Germany). He helps clients and couples reach breakthroughs in their lives by changing subconscious patterns. His solution-oriented approach is based on Systemic- and Hypnotherapy.