CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Avril Lavigne, 29; Gwyneth Paltrow, 41; Tamara Taylor, 43; Meat Loaf, 66.
Birthday Baby: You are conscientious, caring and strong-willed. You are unique, loyal and passionate.
Happy Birthday: Stand your ground. Don't allow anyone to force you in a direction that causes stress or takes away from your plans for the future. Do your best to compartmentalize your situation in order to make it easy to pursue what's best for you instead of trying to keep the peace by doing what others want you to do. Your numbers are 4, 10, 17, 21, 30, 38, 47.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Don't take anything or anyone for granted. Expect to face opposition at a personal level and prepare to compromise in order to avoid an unwanted change. Overreacting, overspending and overindulging must be monitored if you want to avoid emotional setbacks. 2 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Look for pleasurable ways to pass time. Engage in events or activities that you can share with someone you enjoy being with. A closer bond can be formed that will set the stage for future engagements. Live, love and laugh. 4 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Connect with old friends or business associates. The information you gather will help you make an important decision regarding your future. You can stabilize your income by presenting what you have to offer for a variety of unusual applications. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Pay more attention to the things that make you happy. Pampering will lift your spirits and make you feel good about the way you look. Checking out an interest that is unusual will translate into new beginnings. Love is highlighted. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): A secret is likely to be divulged. You may have to make a last-minute alteration to avoid an embarrassing situation or encounter with a colleague or old friend. Don't give in to restrictions or limitations. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Make up your mind. Pick whom you want to spend time with and the type of help you wish to offer others. Set the standard and stick to your principles. Your strengths will win you a very interesting and prosperous position. 4 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Keep your emotions under control. Don't let anyone goad you into something you don't want to do. A simple yes or no will be sufficient. Time spent gathering information or taking care of personal needs will help you avoid meddling and interference. 2 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Expand your interests or travel to a destination that will help your imagination wander and your ideas translate into workable plans for the future. The projects you begin now will bring positive changes to the way you do things. 5 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Stick close to home and set up a workable routine that will help you be more efficient and satisfied with your life. Competitive activities will entice you, but you are best to save your energy to invest in domestic affairs. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You'll be divided on some issues that can affect your life personally and professionally. Wager the pros and cons and discuss your plans with the people in your life you are closest to. Emotions will escalate easily if you aren't accommodating. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Take a greater interest in your financial situation and how you can turn something you are good at into a service that is in demand. Picking up skills, knowledge or asking an expert for help may not be easy, but it will pay off. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Follow a unique and interesting path. Pursue what pleases you financially or physically. Children will have an impact on what you do and how you do it. Romance is highlighted, and socializing and entertaining will enhance your love life. 5 stars