CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Kelly Clarkson, 30; Derek Luke, 38; Barbra Streisand, 70; Shirley MacLaine, 78.
Birthday Baby: You are charming and talkative. You can rely on your wit to get your way.
Happy Birthday: Don't believe everything you hear. Decipher the motives behind what others do or say before you make a decision that will alter your life professionally. You may need to use a little force in order to get what you want. Speak passionately about your likes and dislikes. Don't get angry; get moving. Your numbers are 8, 13, 25, 29, 33, 39, 42.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Get back to basics and what you do best. Don't take anyone's word for it; do your own research. Love and romance are on the rise, and turning a friendship into something more serious can benefit you in many ways. 4 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Size up your situation and look for ways to pick up additional skills, knowledge and information that will help turn an idea into a lucrative venture. Taking action and discussing plans with someone to whom you are emotionally tied will pay off. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): You'll charm someone important with your quick wit and unusual approach to solving problems. Emotions will surface, giving others a chance to see how passionate and sincere you can be. Channel your energy into personal improvements. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Now is not the time to share your plans. Someone is likely to intervene and ruin a surprise you have for someone special. Too much talk and not enough action will lead to trouble and an unexpected change of plans. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You'll attract attention with your charm and passionate response. Make a change if you think it will help you get what you want. You will learn easily and should spend time with people who have something interesting to offer. 4 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Not everyone will be eager to do things your way, so do your own thing and allow others the same privilege. Using force will end up working against you. A challenge will require your undivided attention. Networking will be necessary. 2 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): You will learn a lot from the people you are close to. Observe what others do and say and you will have a better handle on what you can do to get ahead. Expect a partnership to go through changes. Love is highlighted. 5 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Put more emphasis on what you can do. Speculating or offering something that may or may not actually manifest will damage your reputation. Do your due diligence before taking action. Networking will help you attract a worthwhile proposal. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You'll be torn between what you should do and what you want to do. Putting time and effort into your home and family will strengthen important personal relationships. Offering your services at a premium will help you advance. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Opportunities and success are earned, and if you put greater effort into getting what you want right now, you will be successful. Open your doors to people who have something to contribute, and mastermind what you want to achieve. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Put more emphasis on home, family and getting your place in order. Money can be made, contracts signed and deals put into place. Love is highlighted, and romancing someone you want to be with forever should be your goal. 5 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Don't trust anyone with your personal secrets. Bide your time and keep a close watch over any personal situation you face. Keep your distance from anyone making impossible promises. Uncertainty should be your warning to retreat. 2 stars