CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Mia Hamm, 41; Rob Lowe, 49; Gary Sinise, 58; Kurt Russell, 62.
Birthday Baby: You are entertaining, emotional and a born leader. You gravitate to the unusual.
Happy Birthday: Keep things in perspective. You can make a big splash but not until the second half of the year when you have the capacity, determination and the know-how to execute your plans with precision. Emotional deception is apparent. Know what and whom you are up against before you delve into territory requiring clear, unbiased vision. Your numbers are 4, 9, 24, 27, 38, 41, 43.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Your ability to do the unexpected will give you a competitive edge. Revisit an old relationship that somehow drifted apart. Satisfy your need to know by being blunt and asking direct questions. A no-nonsense attitude will help you gain respect. 4 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Volunteer your services and you will enrich your life through the people you meet. Relationships will develop with people who share your opinion. Building a strong fight for reform will be emotional but rewarding. A partnership will help you advance. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Your emotions will be uncontrollable. Stick to the truth and question suggestions or promises that sound misleading. You are best to step away from anyone trying to pressure you to do things you don't care to do. Deception is apparent. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): You need an adventure. Whether you decide to travel or engage in a different philosophy or lifestyle, the change will do you good. A broader perspective will heighten your ability to understand the people you deal with most. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Your generosity will get you into trouble. Don't feel obliged to pay for others. Spend your time engaging in challenges and adventures that will give you a thrill and encourage you to make personal changes that will enhance your life. 4 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Expect to face emotional stress if you don't agree with your friend or partner. Before you say something you might regret, opt to do something on your own that you find relaxing in order to have a chance to rethink your strategy. 2 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Explore new avenues and visit people and places that will make you think. Wager the pros and cons and consider the cost involved to make some of the changes suggested. You will find a way to cut corners if you research extensively. 5 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Develop a plan you've been mulling over and you will turn it into a service that is in demand. Sharing with someone you love or that can contribute to your plan will lead to a long-lasting union and greater prosperity. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Keep your business and your personal life separate. Make changes at home that will help you take on a physical challenge that will ultimately lead to a better you. Don't let an emotional matter get you down. Do what's best for you. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Past acquaintances and propositions will help you make a crucial decision regarding business. Realizing how much leeway you have will enable you to outmaneuver anyone trying to compete or take advantage of you. Nurture a friendship or romantic relationship. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Changing the way you do things will give you a new lease on life. Get back to doing the things you enjoyed in the past and you will meet interesting new friends. Physical activity will help you regain your strength and confidence. 5 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): A secret will be divulged. Don't meddle or let anyone interfere in your personal business. Precision and practical applications will help you bypass a financial setback. Make adjustments to a contract or settlement. A promise will instill security. 2 stars