In 1912, the American National Association of Jewelers agreed on the birthstone chart that we use today.

 

Birthstones by Month

  • January: Garnet 
  • February: Amethyst 
  • March: Aquamarine 
  • April: Diamond 
  • May: Emerald 
  • June: Pearl or Alexandrite 
  • July: Ruby 
  • August: Peridot 
  • September: Sapphire 
  • October: Opal or Pink Tourmaline 
  • November: Citrine or Topaz 
  • December: Blue Zircon or Blue Topaz