CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Alex Pettyfer, 23; Haley Joel Osment, 25; Shay Mitchell, 26; Dion Phaneuf, 28
Birthday Baby: You are strong and courageous. You are adaptable, sensitive and engaging.
Happy Birthday: Keep an open mind and listen to what others have to say before you jump to conclusions. Timing must be acute if you wish to succeed. You will have added energy, but it's how you use it that will count. Engage in the causes, concerns, pastimes and talents you enjoy doing most and you will excel. Your numbers are 9, 12, 17, 21, 29, 32, 43.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): You'll find it difficult to sidestep emotional issues. Speak up and settle whatever is bothering you. A change may be necessary if you don't want to lose confidence or self-respect. Once you start down a certain path, you must complete your mission. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Put a little force behind your words and you will get what you want. You don't have to upset authority figures, but making diplomatic suggestions in a tactful manner will show who is in control. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): You can make a difference. Suggest reforms you feel will help create a better environment at work, home or in your community. You don't have to donate financially; putting in time or offering services will help raise your profile and your reputation. 4 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Sharing your thoughts will lead to interference and opposition. Make sure you are fully prepared to address any issues that arise. Keep your statements simple, to the point and within reason. Treat your responsibilities seriously. 2 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Take initiative. Size up your situation, target your goal and proceed to the finish line. Don't let personal demands stand in the way of your professional responsibilities. Love is on the rise and romance should be scheduled. 5 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Listen carefully to what's being discussed. You shouldn't overreact, but you also must make sure that you fight for what you want. Don't back down, and don't allow a change to a settlement or contract leave you at a loss. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Partnerships will be under scrutiny. Diplomacy is encouraged if you want to get your way. Know what you are up against and be willing to compromise in order to close a deal or secure your position. Expansion is apparent but must be reasonable. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Ask questions and you will get answers. Once you are able to put all the pieces together you will have a very good chance of getting what you want. Use your skills, talents and power of persuasion and you will capture attention. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) Size up your personal situation and make the alterations to your home and domestic life that you desire. Socializing and networking will do wonders for your confidence and your overall appeal. Share creative ideas. Love is highlighted. 5 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Caution will be necessary physically, financially and verbally. Don't stir things up or meddle in other people's affairs. Now is not the time to confront, but instead the time to protect your assets, reputation and your health. 2 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Self-improvement projects will lead to compliments. You will make a good impression on people from your past if you make it a point to reconnect. Love and romance are in the stars and should be used to stabilize an important relationship. 4 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Don't let anxiety lead to impulsiveness or promising more than you can deliver. Patient and well-thought-out plans will be your ticket to success. Take on a job that will keep you busy and satisfy you. Let your imagination lead the way. 3 stars