CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Jimmie Johnson, 39; Constantine Maroulis, 39; Doug E. Fresh, 48; Kyle Chandler, 49.
Birthday Baby: You are sensitive, aggressive and in control. You are respected and proactive.
Happy Birthday: Positive changes to your personal and professional life are within reach. A force play will be advantageous, so don't fight the inevitable. Use your strengths to get ahead and offer what you know you are good at in ways that suit the economic climate. Work hard and you won't be disappointed. Take the path that allows you to differentiate yourself from the competition. Your numbers are 2, 14, 17, 20, 34, 41, 49.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Doing for others is fine, but once in a while consider what's best for you. Don't labor over what doesn't happen when it's what does happen that requires your undivided attention. Free time will allow you to follow a dream. 2 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Bulldoze through your chores. Don't turn down help or be afraid to ask for it if necessary. Diplomacy will get you what you want and keep people coming back to support you in your effort to reach your goals. 4 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Take a creative approach to your pursuits and see what transpires. You will be in an affectionate mood and your interests will direct you to a very specific person who shares your values, ethics and plans for the future. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Emotions will flare up, making it important to focus on being mindful and helpful to those you encounter. Honesty will pay off, and although it may not bring you the news you want to hear, you will find out where you stand. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Make creative changes that will point you in a direction better suited to your skills, knowledge and experience. Not everyone will agree with your plans, but if you follow your heart, you won't be sorry with the end results. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Get along with others and accept the way things are going. How you react now will have an impact on the way future prospects unfold. The more adaptable you are, the further you will go. Romance will improve your personal life. 4 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Arguing will hold you back. Take responsibility for your actions. Put joint ventures on hold until you have a better idea of what's expected of you. Find out the cost involved in anything you want to undertake before you make a commitment. 2 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Get out and network with new people and form new friendships or work relationships. Lay your cards on the table and discuss your plans to promote and present your skills and strategy. Include someone you love in your plans. 5 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Stop waiting and start doing. Nothing will happen if you don't take initiative. Money matters may be uncertain, but if you stick to what you know and do best, you will find a way to bolster your income. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Uncertainties will mount regarding an emotional matter. Stick close to home and you'll avoid a mishap or delay likely to occur if you travel. Go over your personal papers and make sure everything is in order. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Personal improvements will help you put your best foot forward when dealing with work-related matters. Interviews, updating your resume and discussing future plans will all lead to a lifestyle change that makes you feel good about future prospects. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Look for a positive way to develop new interests, friendships or financial growth. Your uniqueness will lead to greater options. Romance will be prominent and making plans to do something entertaining will improve your relationship with someone special. 5 stars