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Juha "Watt" Vainio

Juha Harri "Junnu" Vainio, also known as Juha "Watt" Vainio (10 May 1938 in Kotka, Finland – 29 October 1990, Gryon, Switzerland) was a Finnish lyricist, singer, composer and teacher. With the lyrics or music to over 2,400 songs to his name, Vainio is one of Finland's most prolific lyricists along with Sauvo Puhtila, Reino Helismaa and Vexi Salmi. Vainio enjoyed a short professional career as a teacher at Kymenranta Primary School.

Vainio began writing songs in the early 1960s and continued until his death. Apart from his home town Kotka, he lived for several years in Helsinki and Espoo. In his last years Vainio lived in Gryon, Switzerland, where he died of a heart attack in October 1990. He is buried in the family grave in Helsinki.

He was given the nickname "Watt" on account of a song on his first solo record, the 1964 Paras rautalankayhtye ("The Best Rautalanka Band"). Never used by itself, the nickname was always part of "Juha Watt Vainio".

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Some of their strengths

Juha "Watt" Vainio has many admirable traits.

Based on spiritual traditions from around the world, they are someone who can be described as Smart, Sophisticated, Passionate, Energetic, Courageous, Generous, and Mysterious.

Strong and Diligent

According to Mysticism’s Astrology tradition, Juha "Watt" Vainio is someone who is a strong, diligent, and trustworthy person who approaches life with honesty and perseverance, but who is also physical, sensual, and artistic. A person who is charismatic and resourceful.

Adventurous and Free

Based on Daoism’s Ba-Zi or ‘Chinese Zodiac’ tradition, people who know Juha "Watt" Vainio well know them as someone who can be talented, wayward and free, like a big river or the ocean.

Active and Ambitious

According to Hinduism’s Jyotisha or ‘Vedic Astrology’ tradition, many would also describe Juha "Watt" Vainio as someone who is active, ambitious, bold, and courageous.

A person who is driven and organized, is wise with money, who knows how to tell a good story, likes physical activity, and who loves learning.

Emotionally Intelligent and Intuitive

Based on the Mayan Tzolk’in or ‘Mayan Astrology’ tradition, Juha "Watt" Vainio is someone who tends to have strong emotional intelligence and intuition, and who can be a catalyst of change for others.

They are also someone who is intuitive, imaginative, and an agent of change, and who is always dreaming of life's great possibilities and partnering with people to try to achieve those possibilities.

Patient and Compassionate

According to Judaism’s Kabbalah tradition, Juha "Watt" Vainio tends to be someone who approaches life with grace and compassion, and who has a powerful and commanding personality. Who can be analytical, patient, and deliberate, avoiding risks and seeking out stability instead.

Some of Juha "Watt" Vainio's challenges

While Juha "Watt" Vainio has many strengths, nobody is perfect. They also have some challenging traits they need to manage.

For example, Juha "Watt" Vainio can be Stubborn, Idle, Difficult, Perfectionist, Impulsive, Aggressive, and Rebellious.

Stubborn and Idle

One of Juha "Watt" Vainio's key challenges is that they are someone who can be seen as stubborn and, at times, lazy.

Impulsive and Aggressive

Juha "Watt" Vainio is someone who can be impulsive, aggressive, and confrontational, can have difficulty listening to others, be moody and high strung, have conflict with authority figures, be too judgmental of others, and who can be overindulgent and extravagant.

Materialistic and Aggressive

Finally, Juha "Watt" Vainio also can be materialistic, emotional, aggressive, stubborn, inconsistent, and be prone to big temper outbursts.

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