CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Greg Biffle, 44; Eddie Vedder, 49; Susan Lucci, 67; Harry Shearer, 70.
Birthday Baby: You are entertaining, diplomatic and charming. You are insightful.
Happy Birthday: Honesty and assessing situations accurately will be necessary if you don't want to suffer loss. Money matters will have the potential to change rapidly depending on how you handle investments and your spending habits. Impulse will be your downfall and caution your saving grace. Slow down and do things right the first time and you will excel. Your numbers are 5, 8, 17, 28, 33, 37, 41.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Spending time with someone much older or younger than you will be insightful. What you learn will help you make a decision that you've been laboring over for some time. Do the groundwork and prepare to execute your plan. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Travel or getting together with someone you haven't seen in a long time will brighten your day. Love is on the rise, and personal talks and sharing information will bring good results. Help someone in need and you'll feel good and prosper. 5 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Last-minute running about, getting things out of the way, and making plans for the close of one year and the beginning of another will keep you busy. An emotional memory is likely to leave you thinking about someone from your past. 2 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Look for something unique or participate in an event that deals with different traditions or cultures than what you are used to. Learning and sharing will open doors to new adventures. Love is in the stars. 4 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You need a change of scenery. Added responsibilities will bog you down and cause anxiety and anger. Consider all sides to any situation you face before you lose patience. Excess and impulsive actions will lead to criticism. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Socializing, getting together with old friends and picking up items you will need over the festive season will all lead to an exhausting but rewarding day. Prioritize what needs to be done and head out into the crowds. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Helping someone in need will make you feel good. A little can go a long way if you show kindness and are willing to share. Don't let criticism or complaints weigh on your mind. Do what you feel is right. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Tie up loose ends at work and at home. Knowing you have everything under control will help you enjoy the activities going on in your community. A unique approach to year-end festivities will encourage friendships. 4 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Tread carefully when shopping. Don't believe someone making an offer too good to be true. Deception is apparent. Keeping your wits about you when dealing with friends, children or anyone you have an emotional attachment to will be necessary. Proceed with caution. 2 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Look over your investments and make any adjustments required before the year comes to a close. Special gifts are heading your way. Fixing up your residence or entertaining friends and family will boost your reputation and your confidence. Romance is highlighted. 5 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Travel plans may limit what you can accomplish today. Stick close to home if possible. A change in your financial situation is apparent. Don't make an impulsive move or be too charitable when you cannot afford to be. Offer your assistance, not your cash. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Finish up odd jobs. Say little but do a lot. Focus on your budget and getting the most for the least. Socialize with friends and peers and set up meetings for after the holidays. Make love and romance a priority. 3 stars