CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Evan Rachel Wood, 24; Devon Sawa, 33; Oliver Hudson, 35; Michael Emerson, 57.
Birthday Baby: You have a practical outlook and an interesting way of getting what you want.
Happy Birthday: Your emphasis should be on doing the things you enjoy most. Pick up information or sign up for a course that will enable you to follow a path that interests you. You should strive to learn, whether you develop a skill, take up a hobby or further your education to get ahead professionally. Visiting friends or relatives will help bring about change. Your numbers are 6, 14, 19, 22, 27, 39, 41.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Too much on your plate or dealing with too many people at home or at work will lead to confusion, limitations and emotional upset. Take a moment to work on creative endeavors that ease your stress and lend perspective. 2 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Don't stop short of your goals. Put pressure on anyone who slows you down. You can make gains if you are precise and detailed and if you finish what you start. Help will be offered if needed. 5 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): You need time to think before making a decision. Conflicting information will confuse you. Do your homework to discover what route to take. Inflict more discipline on the people for whom you are responsible. It's important to get what you want. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Do what you can to make your home inviting. Collaborating with people who are working toward the same goal will help you cut corners. An interesting change will enhance your lifestyle and the way you approach alternatives. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Strive for greater stability, and you will avoid big thinkers who will cost you big bucks. Set your own criteria and stick to a budget you can afford. Don't be afraid to offer less and wait and see what you get in return. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You cannot allow someone to take advantage of you when the stakes are so high. You stand to get ahead if you network on your own behalf instead of for someone else. Traveling, attending an industry event or signing up for a course will all lead to personal and professional benefits. 5 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Keep a low profile and work diligently toward a goal. Letting others interfere will lead to setbacks and trouble. Someone who feels threatened or is jealous will criticize you in hopes of derailing your plans. Stand behind your ideas. 2 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You are on the right track. You can cut a deal with someone who sees the value in partnering with you. Travel will lead to talks and the possibility to expand a project you are promoting. 4 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You may try to dodge an incriminating question regarding your personal life. In the end, it is best to offer the truth. Put whatever isn't working behind you so you can move on with your plans without feeling guilty. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You stand to make gains through personal or professional investments. Real estate deals, settlements, contracts or even cash from an unusual source are possible. Doing something special to your home for your family or a lover will be beneficial. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You can go about getting what you want forcefully or strategically, but either way there will be a price to pay. Ask upfront what is expected of you. You don't want to leave any room for last-minute changes or surprises. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): It's time to bring your old ideas and partners together to turn your plans into a reality. Love is in sight, and whether it's with someone new or old, you must put time aside to make personal promises. 4 stars