CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Kellie Pickler, 26; John Cusack, 46; Kathy Bates, 64; Mel Brooks, 86.
Birthday Baby: You are whimsical, creative and popular. You are a generous and independent leader.
Happy Birthday: You need to spice up your life. Get involved in unusual pastimes, or travel to destinations that will inspire you to revisit old interests. Dedicate time to developing your skills and finding your personal and creative comfort zone. Let intuition guide you down a path that will be enlightening, encouraging and exonerating. Your numbers are 2, 7, 18, 21, 27, 30, 44.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): An old partner, friend or lover will contribute something special to your life. Reopen doors that have been shut and re-establish your position in groups, companies or within your family. Make every move count. Favorable input will pay off. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Diversify when it comes to your resume and what you can offer professionally. You have to adapt to changing times if you want to get ahead. There is plenty of opportunity if you broaden the scope of enterprises you can pursue. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Take on a high-energy job. Embrace opportunities that promise to teach you something new. Your competitive posturing will put anyone trying to outmaneuver you at a disadvantage. Present youself with confidence and you will leave a lasting impression. 5 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Get everything in order. The better prepared you are, the more cost-efficient you will be. Work from home if possible, where you can be secretive about your plans and intentions. Don't share your ideas until they are perfect. 2 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Take on more, and thrive on the buzz you generate. The insight you gain listening to others will help you turn an idea into a moneymaking enterprise. Don't let anyone meddle in your affairs. Take control and call the shots. 4 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Trusting what someone else says or wants you to do will result in a financial consequence. Don't let compliments go to your head. Be realistic and know your limitations. Success will be your revenge and your path to a better life. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Concentrate on learning something new or improving your skills, image or attitude. Love and adventure should dominate your day, along with making alterations to your life that will allow you to reach for goals you've only dreamed about. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Set a strict budget that will allow you to focus on the most important changes you need to make in your life. Success will be based on how responsible and meticulous you are when it comes to stretching your dollars. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You can make personal and professional headway if you take a serious and responsible approach to partnerships and teamwork. Be honest with others about what you can do, and strive to give a little more than promised. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Weigh the pros and cons of any offer before you jump in and take a risk. Uncertainty will knock you off your feet if you believe everything you hear. You need a change of scenery to rethink your next move. 4 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Emotions will be close to the surface. Don't react in haste. Concentrate on home and family, and budget for something that will add to your comfort and enhance your relationships. Love is in the stars, and charm will lead to substantial gains. 2 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Don't get sidetracked. Ask questions about what's being offered and size up the long-term prospects of your pursuits. Re-evaluate partnerships based on equality and opportunities. Avoid being overly generous or too accommodating. 5 stars