CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Kelly Ripa, 43; Lorraine Bracco, 59; Sting, 62; Donna Karan, 65.
Birthday Baby: You are inquisitive and pragmatic. You take pride in being precise.
Happy Birthday: You will have to change the way you handle others. Expect to encounter a shift within important relationships that will set the stage for what's to come. Refuse to be mesmerized by someone offering the impossible or making an unlikely promise. Put more effort into your home and the environment you live in as well as your emotional and financial future. Your numbers are 3, 8, 18, 24, 28, 35, 44.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Collaborate with people who work in a similar industry or share your goals. Favorable changes will result and you will find good partners for future projects. Make home improvements, but don't go over budget. Physical activity will do you good. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Expand on an idea you have. Use all your skills to prove to others that you are capable of living up to any promise you make. Relationships will improve, but you must be willing to compromise. Romance is in the stars. 5 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Don't let criticism get you down. If you feel good about what you are doing, that's all that matters. Do your own thing and avoid emotional encounters that might stifle your progress. Focus on finishing what you start. 2 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Put more into creative endeavors. Expand your spiritual awareness and look for enlightenment in whatever you pursue. Love and romance are apparent, and nurturing a relationship or looking for love should be your intent. It's up to you to make things happen. 4 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Look for new ways to offer the services or talents that you specialize in. Don't let personal responsibilities hinder you from branching out in directions that suit your personality and your needs. Focus on change and adventure. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Stay focused on what you have to do. Offer incentives and make emotional pleas if it will help you get what you want. The results will be favorable if you are willing to pay the price. Romance looks promising. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Take charge and make things happen. Don't waffle when it's vital that you are ready to leap into action. Change may not be welcomed, but it will be inevitable, so do your best to stay prepared and adaptable. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Play, have fun and enjoy finding out about unusual interests, cultures and possibilities. Make personal changes to your home and lifestyle and let love and romance lead to new and exciting plans for the future. New beginnings will bring endless variety. 4 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Be leery of anyone using emotional blackmail or being evasive. Take action and protect your assets, possessions and relationships that are important to you. Don't let anyone push change on you, but be willing to make changes that are necessary. 2 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Learn all you can and establish your position amongst your peers. You have plenty to gain by being a team player and building relationships with those who have something to offer in return. Partnerships can be formed. 5 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Misinformation will cause you to miss out on an opportunity. Ask questions and get the facts straight to avoid loss or damage to your reputations. Gains can be made, but only if you are ready to take action. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Romance should be given precedence. You can help develop a closer bond with someone special by taking part in something you enjoy doing together. Your unique way of doing and seeing things will attract attention. 3 stars