CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Venus Williams, 43; Will Forte, 53; Greg Kinnear, 60; Barry Manilow, 80.
Happy Birthday: Spend more time helping yourself and those you live with rather than pouring your energy into outside influences. It’s time to ground yourself and make your life less challenging before you start thinking about doing the same for others. Protect your ideas from those eager to take advantage of your vulnerability. Be true to your beliefs, and stay on the path that leads to your dreams, hopes and wishes. Your numbers are 9, 16, 25, 34, 41, 45, 47.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Stay focused on what’s important to you. Budget wisely, and you’ll have enough cash left over for entertainment. Social events will help you launch new friendships or find a new pastime to ease stress. Love and romance look promising. Share your feelings. 4 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Too much too fast will lead to trouble. Take your time, gather facts and consider all the pros and cons before moving. A change may excite you, but your reason for taking such measures must be the right one. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Take nothing for granted, and avoid disappointment. Fix your space to meet your needs. Host an event that helps you express your thoughts and desires to people who can help you bring about positive change in your community. Romance is favored. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): A change of scenery will give you a new perspective on life and how to use your attributes and resources to make a difference. Go through the process of elimination, and you’ll find the simplest way to reach your goal. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Push for what you want. Take the initiative to ensure you are qualified to pursue an opportunity before you get started. Listen to someone who can offer insight into how you can turn a ho-hum idea into something spectacular. 4 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Take a moment to adjust to the changes around you before starting something new. An emotional incident will develop if you get into a disagreement. If you want to make progress, be willing to compromise. Live within your means. 2 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): You’ll learn from the experiences you encounter today. Share ideas and partner with someone trying to reach a similar goal. A chance to make a difference will help you gain respect. Romance is favored. Don’t be afraid to make the first move. 5 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Approach others with caution. Listen without offering too much in return. Use your time to explore new possibilities, and confirm your position and intentions before sharing with others. Avoid taking risks that can lead to insult, injury or illness. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You’ll gravitate toward entertaining people with something unique. Refrain from committing to something prematurely. Talk to someone you trust, and you’ll get a better indication regarding possibilities. Self-improvement is favored, and a romantic gesture will enhance your life. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Fix up your space. A change you make will motivate you to live a healthier lifestyle. Don’t buy into someone’s plans when you have things you want to do yourself. Follow your dreams and do things your way. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Think about what makes you happy, and designate more time for personal enjoyment. A social event, doing things with your favorite people or getting back to your roots will be enlightening and help you reorganize your life to guarantee your happiness. 5 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Look at the past; it will be easier to piece together how you want to move forward. Success is within reach, but you must trust yourself to reach your goal. Get ready; you are overdue for a change. 2 stars
Birthday Baby: You are helpful, intuitive and impulsive. You are cordial and stylish.
1 star: Avoid conflicts; work behind the scenes. 2 stars: You can accomplish, but don’t rely on others. 3 stars: Focus and you’ll reach your goals. 4 stars: Aim high; start new projects. 5 stars: Nothing can stop you; go for gold.
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